POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Dec 23, 2012
“The Great Seer”
Episodes 8 and 9
Today, 6:45 p.m.: Soo-ryun-gae takes Jung-geun to the prison where Young-ji is imprisoned and tries to keep her quiet. Hyo-myung takes Lee Sung-gae to Lee Ja-choon’s grave site to find out whether Lee Sung-gae is plotting treason.
Today, 7:45 p.m.: Ji-sang poses as the great psychic Lee Han-sool, but he’s put in danger when the real Lee Han-sool shows up. Jung-geun meets with Prince Deok-heung in Yuan and plans to stop Lee Sung-gae from plotting treason. Shin-don leaves Banya at a gisaeng house.
“The Lord of the Drama”
Episodes 5 and 6
Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Nam Woo-hyun becomes the new director of the SBS drama department and tries to scrap “Morning in Gyeong-seong” from the lineup. Anthony puts his network skills to test in an attempt to revive his project. Anthony fires Go-eun, but she gets a tempting offer from Mr. Oh of Empire production.
Tuesday, 7:45 p.m.: “Morning in Gyeong-seong” finally starts production, but Anthony’s troubles are not over. All of the directors at SBS refuse to work with him, and he is forced to look up a retired director who’s living as an alcoholic recluse.
“My Love, Madame Butterfly”
Episodes 11 and 12
Wednesday, 7:45 p.m.: Nabi has to audition for a part in a drama. She has never had to do this before, so she goes around the house asking for help in rehearsing her lines. She uses her recent life experiences during the audition and gets the part. However, when Sul-ah intervenes, Woo-jae comes to Nabi’s rescue. Woo-jae sees Sul-ah and Nabi together, which gets him wondering why Sul-ah had been lying to him until now. Baek-ki’s partner hands over the office to someone else, leaving Baek-ki in a tight spot.
Thursday, 7:45 p.m.: Woo-jae runs to get Nabi out of the warehouse. He seems to be there every time Nabi needs help. Sul-ah is furious when she finds out that Woo-jae was the man who got Nabi out. Nabi is replaced by another actress, but she won’t give up. She sticks around, even putting up with all sorts of humiliation. When Woo-jae sees Nabi going through all this, he finds that he very much likes her spunk and optimism. Jung-ae accidentally finds out that Nabi is pregnant, and is confused why Nabi didn’t tell the family.
Episodes 29 and 30
Friday, 7:45 p.m.: Ji-ho pushes Attorney Choi over the balcony, but In-ha catches him just in time. Ji-is lands in trouble when Keumdan Construction’s illegal dealings come to light. Young-rang and In-ha testify in Keumdan’s favor to help Ji-ho.
Saturday, 7:45 p.m: One year later, In-ha is released from prison only to find out Young-rang is missing. Ji-ho and In-ha find Young-rang on Jebu Island, but Young-rang refuses to go back home, saying she can’t be a burden on Ji-ho. Ji-ho decides to leave the company in In-ha’s hands and leaves for Germany.
Jeff Chung is general manager of KBFD-TV, which televises Korean dramas with English subtitles. Reach him at 521-8066 or firstname.lastname@example.org.