Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles:
“Man Who Sets the Table” Episodes 13 and 14 (Sun.)
Today, 6:40 p.m.: Tae Yang visits Kevin with food to detoxify his liver. But Kevin gets suspicious of him thinking Tae Yang’s come with ulterior intention of praying on his weakness.
Today, 7:45 p.m.: Yeon Ju finds out So Won has a daughter. She asks him if he loved her at all. But So Won replied that he married her to erase his first love out of his mind.
“Penthouse #2” Episode 5 (Mon.); Episode 6 (Tues.)
Monday, 7:45 p.m.: The night of the Cheong-A Arts Festival is finally here and the competition for the Bella Voce award for a free pass to Seoul University College of Music is on. Seok-kyung gets her hands on Eun-byul’s phone and blackmails Seo-jin with the video to coerce her to give the trophy to her.
Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Seo-jin begs Yoon-cheol to save Eun-byul and he’s agonized over it but he does the unthinkable and betrays Yoon-hee. Mr. Park, the school security guard, turns himself in as the culprit and a mysterious man enters Rona’s hospital room…
“Phoenix 2020” Episodes 29 and 30 (Wed.); Episodes 31 and 32 (Thur.)
Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Ji-eun is livid when she finds out that Se-hoon turned over Bisang’s tax evasion documents in the past. Meanwhile, Jung-min wants to take the next step with Ji-eun but she confesses that Se-hoon is her ex-husband. Jung-min is hurt by the fact that Ji-eun didn’t tell him about Se-hoon sooner and livid at Se-hoon for making Ji-eun go through the humiliation. Meanwhile, Mi-ran’s obsession with Se-hoon is becoming more and more excessive.
Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Ji-eun goes on job interviews to get her life back on track while Jung-min starts his new position as director at Seorin. This bothers Se-hoon tremendously. Jung-min continues to pursue Ji-eun and Ji-eun can’t deny her attraction to him. Mi-ran is fuming over Se-hoon’s apparent infatuation with Ji-eun. When Ji-eun gets stuck in the elevator, Se-hoon goes to her rescue.
Episode 9 (Fri.); Episode 10 (Sat.)
Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Yeon-joo is pulled into the webtoon world again. She is sad when Kang Chul doesn’t recognize her. Sung-moo sets up a plausible person as a real culprit for Kang Chul’s benefit. Yeon-joo yearns for Kang Chul and she finally meets him.
Saturday, 7:45p.m.: Yeon-joo spends time at the hospital unable to return to real world. She can’t help but notice Kang Chul’s stare. Chul-ho is put in precarious state with the appearance of Jin-beom. Jin-beom calls Chul-ho and tells him of future events that is to happen. Hyun-suk asks Kang Chul the truth about what happened 10 years ago.
Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles. Chung can be reached at 521-8066 or firstname.lastname@example.org.