Korean drama update for February 28

Check out the latest rom-com Korean film “Like for Likes.”


Check out the latest rom-com Korean film “Like for Likes.”

The Feb. 17 release in Korea has an all-star cast of Mi-yeon Lee, Ji-woo Choi (“Winter Ballad”), Ah-in Yoo (“Roots of the Throne” and “Veteran”) and Joo-hyeok Kim.

This film is about two couples falling in love through social media by clicking “Like” all the time. The film was released at Pearlridge Consolidated Theatres this past Friday.

Watch the film and click “Like” if you enjoyed it.


“The Legendary Witches”

Episodes 37 and 38

6:30 p.m. today: Installation ceremony for Do-hyun and Wook-seok is hosted, and Soo-yin accompanies Do-hyun to the event. Weol-han asks Poong-geum to marry him. Soo-yin’s Gorosoe bread is featured in a world famous food magazine. 7:45 p.m. today: Woo-seok is arrested on slush fund and corruption charges. Suspecting that Woo-seok is being set up, Do-hyun tries to find out what his father is up to.

“Root of the Throne”

Episodes 35 and 36

7:45 p.m. Monday: Jung Mong-joo (Poeun) banishes Yi Seong-gye’s followers to exile. The King orders Cheok Sa-gwang’s execution. Bang-won runs away carrying Yi Seong-gye and hides out in a mountain cabin. Jung Mong-ju heads to Yi Seong-gye’s residence in Gaekyung. 7:45 p.m. Tuesday: Yi Bang-ji confronts Cheok Sa-gwang. Bang-won runs into Jung Mong-joo at Sunjuk Bridge. Finding out Yi Bang-won’s plan, Moo Hyool rushes to inform them the lady with Jung Mong-joo is in fact Cheok Sa-gwang. Meanwhile, Myo-sang and Boon-yi anxiously await Bang-ji and Moo Hyool’s return. Notice of Bang-won’s execution is posted throughout town.


Episodes 17 and 18

7:45 p.m. Wednesday: Dong-ho falls into Nam Il-ho’s trap. Dong-ho’s arrest throws Jin-woo into a complicated predicament. Gyu-man and Attorney Hong search for someone who’ll falsely testify in his case. Suk-gyu hands over National Forensic Service’s report about a knife that would implicate Gyu-man. 7:45 p.m. Thursday: The trial comes to a temporary halt with Jin-woo’s memory loss. Dong-ho begs Jin-woo to defend him. Suk Joo-il, on his death bed, leaves Dong-ho with evidence to bring Ilho Group to its demise.Prosecutor Tak recommends In-ah to represent Nam Il-ho.

“Identical Affairs”

Episodes 45 and 46


7:45 p.m. Friday: Chairman Choi holds on to his last breath until Jin-ri comes to see him. Hae-kang visits Jin-eon to comfort Se-hee. She confesses her true feelings for Jin-eon. Tae-seok is furious to find out Gyu-seok and Yong-gi left for the States. 7:45 p.m. Saturday: Hae-kang and Jin-eon find their path to happiness. Jin-ri blames Hae-kang for her father’s death. Se-hee tells her that Min Tae-seok is to blame, and to check Chairman Choi’s cellphone. Hae-kang sees Min Tae-seok’s text message and discreetly trails him.

This column is your source for updates on Korean dramas. Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD-TV on Oahu, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles.