JTBC Saturday drama has ended This work, which rarely offered healing in the midst of the rapid development of stimulating and colorful online video service (OTT) genre dramas, collected topics throughout the airing and left the syndrome of ‘Goo’s pain’ and ‘Chuang’. The drama is a TVN Saturday drama that started airing at the same time in terms of the comeback of a popular writer, the spatiality of dealing with areas outside of Seoul, and the calm composition. was compared to
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aired on the 29th The final episode ended with Yeom Mi-jeong (Kim Ji-won) and Goo (Son Seok-goo), who had been living with an empty heart, getting to know each other’s happiness in life. Set in a rural village in Gyeonggi-do, the drama depicts the daily life of the three brothers and sisters, giving comfort and sympathy to the viewers throughout the airing.
Can you give me something to do other than drink? worship me I’ve never been filled (…) It will be winter in a little while. When winter comes, nothing is alive. There’s no such thing as sitting and watching. There is no work in the factory, and it would be like hell to end up feeling like garbage while drinking from daytime. You have to do anything. I want to be filled once. So please respect me. it can’t be love I admire you.”
– drama Mijeong Yeom’s words to Goo, who is drinking in the middle of the night
Writer Park Hae-young, who wrote the screenplay, After that, he set a box office record. Started broadcasting around the same time The two works were also compared because expectations were high for the comeback of an outstanding writer named Noh Hee-kyung. It also drew attention that the two dramas escaped the spatiality of Seoul, given that they were set in Jeju Island. in the beginning was ahead in both the topic and viewer ratings, but after the middle has received more attention.
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In the beginning, there were also opinions that it was boring to focus on the daily life of the three sisters. The image of Mi-jeong Yeom, who spends several hours a day commuting from Gyeonggi-do to Seoul, was made into a meme (a photo or video created by imitating buzzwords and behaviors on the Internet) and became a hot topic little by little. The popularity of the drama skyrocketed as her strangers, Mr. Goo and Mijeong Yeom, started a unique romance. Mijeong Yeom told Goo, “I’ve never been full in my life. (…) worship me. It can’t be love,” she said. Written lines, which are rarely used in dramas, became popular, and the two were called ‘Chuang Couple’.
In this drama, Son Seok-gu, who plays the role of Mr. Goo, has emerged as a popular actor by being called ‘Mr. Goo over Gucci’, meaning that he is more precious than a luxury bag. Sohn Seok-gu posted on his Instagram on the 30th, “I liked the decision not to depend on anyone and to go step by step in search of my own liberation. I hope that you all were impressed, and I hope that we are all happy with nothing wrinkled.” According to Nielsen Korea, an audience rating research company, the drama’s last episode’s rating was 6.7% (based on non-terrestrial paid households), more than double the 2.9% of the first episode.
Healing drama that adds everydayness but not genre
Recently, various original works have been released from overseas as well as domestic OTTs. Most of the dramas that became a hot topic were works that maximized the genre. Netflix’s class Teabing’s class etc. This is because, in order to attract viewers to the new platform, fast-paced works such as thrillers and action are needed. In many cases, works that have already been confirmed to be attractive to the public, such as the original webtoon, were dramatized.
Wow So it was a little more special work in an era of content flooding. This is because it contains the worries of the people around us in life even if someone dies or an incident or accident that the main character has to solve does not happen every time. In addition to Goo and Mijeong Yum, there were many attractive characters. The character of an ordinary person who wants to live a hard life, but is tired of life that seems to be lacking something, such as the first of three siblings, Yum Jung-jeong (Lee El), and Yeom Chang-hee (Lee Min-ki), the second, received favorable reviews.
If has finished 16 episodes with favorable reviews, is 20 episodes with 4 episodes left. It is unique in that it contains the stories of various groups of people with the appearance of several actors such as Go Doo-shim, Lee Byung-hun, Lee Jung-eun, Shin Min-ah, and Han Ji-min. .
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One of the main characters, Yeong-ok (Han Ji-min)’s older sister, appears as a person with Down syndrome symptoms, and Jung Eun-hye, an artist with Down syndrome, plays this role. Considering that it is extremely rare for a person with a disability to play the role of a disabled person in a domestic TV drama, this is a new and positive attempt. Writer Noh Hee-kyung’s meticulous writing skills are still there, and the ratings are still in the low 10% range. It is noteworthy whether the two healing dramas, which started this spring, will reap the beauty of Yujong side by side.