Jang Young Nam

Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo

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2016
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This drama is inspired by the life of South Korean Olympic weightlifter gold-medalist Jang Mi Ran and it’s about college athletes who fighting for their dreams and finding love.

Kim Bok Joo (Lee Sung Kyung) is a student in Hanwool College of Physical Education. She has shown strength like no other since she was a child as influenced by her former weight lifter father. She looks thoughtless at a first glance, but inside she’s as fragile as glass and has deep recognition.

Jung Joon Hyung (Nam Joo Hyuk) is Kim Bok Joo’s best friend. He is a born swimmer but ever since he was disqualified from his first international event, he suffers from ‘start trauma’. Along with Kim Bok Joo, he overcomes his troubles and finds his dream and love.

Song Shi Ho (Kyung Soo Jin) is a rhythm gymnast who also attends Hanwool College of Physical Education. She started gymnastics since she was 5 and won the Asian Games at the age of 18. She’s always been the best since then but mental pressure caused her to break up with Jung Joon Hyung and regret it.


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The Classified File

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2015
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In 1978, Eun-Joo, a child from a wealthy family, is kidnapped. Her kidnapper though doesn’t make contact with the parents. Eun-Joo’s mother
and aunt then seek out various fortunetellers for help. The only fortuneteller to tell them that Eun-Joo is still alive is Kim Joong-San (Yu Hae-Jin). Kim Joong-San also recommends to the women that they get in touch with Detective Kong Gil-Yong (Kim Yun-Seok) for his help. Detective Kong Gil-Yong doesn’t want to become involved the case, but he agrees to do so. He advises Eun-Joo’s parents to keep the investigation private. Publicity could place Eun-Joo in more danger.

Detective Kong Gil-Yong doesn’t trust the fortuneteller, but he predicts things that come out to be true, including that the kidnapper will get in touch with the parents on the 15th day after her disappearance. With a picture that the kidnapper sends on the 15th day, Detective Kong Gil-Yong and Kim Joong-San are certain Eun-Joo is still alive.


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Quiz King

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2010
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Around midnight, on the northern riverside road, a 4 car accident occurs resulting in one fatality. Coming out of a Mercedes Benz, Do-Yeop (Kim Su-Ro) & Sang-Kil (Han Jae-Seok) start to argue with married couple Sang-Do (Ryoo Seung-Ryong) & Pal-Nyeo (Jang Young-Nam). In another car there is depression support group member Yeo-Na (Shim Eun-Kyeong) & the president of the depression support group Jung-Sang (Kim Byeong-Ok). There’s also an awkward father & son, Ho-Man (Song Young-Chang) & Ji-Yong (Lee Ji-Yong). They all have to go to the police station.

At the police station, there’s a group of people, including delivery guy Cheol-Joo (Ryu Deok-Hwan) & his friends.

To identify the victim the police go through her items and attempts to load her USB flash drive onto a computer. The USB flash drive is protected by a password.

The people at the police station work together to try to gain access to the USB flash drive.

On the USB flash drive the answer to the 30th question from a quiz show giving out $1.3 million dollars is discovered. All the people at the police station now know the final question to the quiz show. If they can correctly answer the other 29 questions they will make a lot of money. On the day of the quiz show, all the people from the police station show up at the studio …


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My Girlfriend is An Agent

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2009
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A Russian organized crime group is set out to steal an advanced chemical weapon from Korea and two secret agents are out to stop them. One is a veteran secret agent named Ahn Soo-ji (Kim Ha-neul) who is a master of all forms of martial arts and envied by her comrades. Another is a rookie named Lee Jae-joon (Kang Ji-hwan) who’s never been out on the field and always goofs up on the job. The two agents don’t know each other’s secret identity. All that they know is that they hate each other. As a couple that is… Soo-ji and Jae-joon were once a passionate couple until Jae-joon couldn’t take her lies anymore. But all Soo-ji was trying to do was hide her secret identity. Nonetheless, the two went on their separate ways and by coincidence bump into each other years later while out on the job. As the two work out their screwy relationship, they go behind each other’s backs to fulfill their mission to save the world.


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I Am Legend

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2010
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Back in her high school days Jeon Seol-Hee (Kim Jung-Eun) was the singer for a legendary rock group, but to support her younger sister’s education she started to work as a clerk at a top Korean law firm. While working there she met a bright lawyer named Cha Ji-Wook (Kim Seung-Su) and eventually married. Seol-Hee then became the daughter-in-law for an ultra wealthy family, but Seol-Hee soon learns that all that glitters isn’t gold.
At social functions Seol-Hee’s husband instructs her to not speak and just nod in agreement with the others. Her mother-in-law (Cha Hwa-Yeon) is incredibly insensitive to Seol-Hee as a person. What pushes Seol-Hee to the edge is when Seol-Hee’s younger sister, who is now a doctor, is hospitalized with cancer and needs a bone marrow transplant from Seol-Hee. Seol-Hee’s mother-in-law opposes Seol-Hee doing the medical procedure because it will interfere with Seol-Hee’s visits to a fertility clinic. Seol-Hee’s husband offers no support whatsoever. A few days later at a family dinner, Seol-Hee announces that she will file for divorce.
Seol-Hee, now single again, embarks on a new career as a singer for the “Madonna Band,” an all female group consisting of “ahjummas” (older women). Seol-Hee also starts a relationship with Jang Tae-Hyeon (Lee Jun-Hyuk), a guitarist and composer …


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Chosun Police Season 2

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2008
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The second season is set in even more turbulent times than the first; during the reign of Emperor Gojong, a period where every aspect of Joseon, from financial, military, and economic to the culture was spurred towards modernization. The chaos and confusion resulting from these rapid changes form the background for the crimes that occur, forcing the Byul Soon Geom to be reformed in order to investigate them. The team is led by Jin Moo Young and Han Da Kyung, two people with deep scars and burdens from their past.


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