K-DRAMA: Heesook puts Changsoo on a strict diet

Following are this week’s synopses of shows on KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles:

Weekly Update

“Father I Will Take Care Of You” Episodes 15 and 16 (Sun.)

Today, 6:40 p.m.: Hyunwoo collapses from and is on the ground when Jungeun brings him water. He refuses her help and tells her to go away. Jungeun ignores him and tries to take him to the hospital helping him up and ends up falling on him. They see each other eye to eye, and she pops the question.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Heesook puts Changsoo on a strict diet. Mijoo can’t give Seongjoon up and kisses him. Hyunwoo tells Jungeun his past and they are in a romantic mood.

“Lovers of the Red Sky” Episode 1 (Wed.); Episode 2 (Thur.)

Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Hong Cheon-ki is a woman divinely touched with the gift of painting. Ha Ram is a blind man with red eyes who can read the stars in the sky. Yang-Myeong is a prince in love with art in every form. This is the story of their romance.

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Hong Cheon-ki, the town’s only female painter, is on the run after forging a painting and jumps into the Palanquin of Ha Ram on his way to the observatory. Though he can’t see, his encounter with Cheon-ki brings back memories he’d long forgotten.

“Secrets and Lies” Episodes 13 and 14 (Wed.); Episodes 15 and 16 (Thur.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Drunk Jae-bin blurts out Ju-won and Myung-jun’s relationship to Chang-soo and Do-bin. Chairman Oh warns Yeon-hee that if Myung-jun gets Misung, she will also be cast aside. Jae-bin tells Do-bin about Ju-won and Myung-jun’s relationship. Hwa-kyung sees Do-bin and Jae-bin together and wonders. Ju-won heads to Misung family with the resolved look on his face.

Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Myung-jun presses Ju-won what he told Chairman Oh. Yeon-hee probes into Ju-won and Myung-jun’s relationship. Woo-jung finds out that Jae-bin started the rumor about Ju-won’s affair. Yeon-hee drills Myung-jun whether he’s seeing Ju-won or not.

“Penthouse III” Episode 21(final) (Fri.)

Friday, 7:55 p.m.: Soo-ryeon is nowhere to be found in the water. Seo-jin testifies saying she doesn’t recognize Eun-byul. Seok-hoon and Ro-na meet. Those villains and villainesses face reality and punishments. Was living in Herapalace worth the price they had to pay? Herapalace residents confront their fate.

“Ups and Downs of Work” (drama special)

Saturday, 7:55 p.m.: Anna works for an app company that markets secondhand goods. Her workplace is not all rosy. She has trouble getting along with her colleagues and sees no upside to her career. Then she meets with someone the company believes to be a black consumer and her story makes her look at things in whole different way.


Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD TV. Chung can be reached at 521-8066 or jeffchung@kbfd.com.


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