K-DRAMA: Changsoo is disappointed; Myung-jun plods Hwa-kyung

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 21 and 22 (Sun.)

Today, 6:40 p.m.: Changsoo is disappointed at Heesook for not caring. Heesook is caught off guard at what Changsoo’s music teacher had to say. Jungeun finds out Golden Street hasn’t gone bankrupt.

Today, 7:45 p.m.: Hyunwoo’s confused thinking Seongjoon might be his younger brother. Seonghoon sees Seongshik meeting with Assemblyman Kim.

“Journey” (one-part drama special)

Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Grandma Young-ran lived diligently and frugally all her life. She’s devastated when she finds out she suffers from dementia. She lives all alone and her children seldom visits unless they need money. She strikes up an unlikely friendship with a fruit truck vendor and they go on a journey.

“The Long Good-bye” (one-part drama special)

Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: Bae Sanghui is an award-winning novelist, but he is having a hard time finishing his second novel. He has been in a long-term relationship with Jeong Ina, who is an editor for his publishing company. Sanghui agonizes over the hardships that come with his work and love life.

“Secrets and Lies” Episodes 25 and 26 (Wed.); Episodes 27 and 28 (Thur.)

Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Yeon-hee tells Myung-jun she wants a divorce as she has lost her trust in him. Myung-jun plods Hwa-kyung to persuade her mother not to, Yong-shim asks if Chang-soo is having an affair. Myung-jun asks what it’d take to have Yeon-hee forgive him but Yeon-hee is adamant. Hwa-kyung tries her best to change Yeon-hee’s mind to no avail. Hwa-kyung seeks out Jae-bin asking him to get rid of Ju-won and Woo-jung.

Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Myung-jun wakes up and makes up with Yeon-hee. Woo-jung collapses at a party. Hwa-kyung accuses Myung-jun of removing Mr. Seo. Jae-bin sees Myung-jun coming out of DNA clinic and informs Ju-won. Hwa-kyung is shocked to overhear that Woo-jung might be Myung-jun’s biological daughter.

“One the Woman” Episode 1 (Fri.); Episode 2 (Sat.)

Friday, 7:55 p.m: From a corrupt prosecutor one day and to a rich heiress the next. Jo Yeon-ju is a prosecutor trying to catch an elusive con artist but gets into a car accident that gives her amnesia. Now, she’s mistaken for the daughter-in-law of a large conglomerate family.

Saturday, 7:55 p.m.: Yeon-ju has traded up in life and is now Mi-na, the daughter-in-law of a conglomerate family, but she never expected to be doing housework all day. The appearance of Seung-wook in her life creates more confusion and chaos for her.

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Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles. Chung can be reached at 521-8066 or jeffchung@kbfd.com.

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