Yongpal December 20 2016


Yongpal December 20 2016

Yongpal December 20 2016

Yong-pal is a 2015 South Korean drama series starring Joo Won, Kim Tae-hee, Chae Jung-an and Jo Hyun-jae. It aired on SBS from August 5 to October 1, 2015, on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 18 episodes. Originally slated for 16 episodes, due to the high ratings and popularity of the drama, it was extended by two episodes.

This drama reunites Kim Tae-hee and Jo Hyun-jae who first worked together in the 2004 drama Forbidden Love.

Yongpal December 20 2016


Kim Tae-hyun is a talented surgeon. Desperate for money to pay for his sister’s medical bills, he adopts the code name Yong-pal and offers his medical skills to those in need of medical attention but who cannot do so publicly, dealing with criminals and corrupt plutocrats. Joining a team of corrupt physicians Kim rescues “sleeping beauty” Han Yeo-jin, a chaebol heiress, from a medically induced coma, leading to unintended consequences.


Main characters

Joo Won as Kim Tae-hyun
A skilled surgeon, who under the alias Yong-pal moonlights as a mercenary doctor for hire
Kim Tae-hee as Han Yeo-jin
A chaebol heiress placed in a coma by her enemies
Chae Jung-an as Lee Chae-young
Han Do-joon’s wife.
Jo Hyun-jae as Han Do-joon
Han Yeo-jin’s half-brother, who covets his sister’s inheritance.

Supporting characters

Jung Woong-in as Chief Lee
Stephanie Lee as Cynthia
Song Kyung-chul as Doo-chul
Ahn Se-ha as Man-sik
Bae Hye-sun as Nurse Hwang
Jo Bok-rae as Park Tae-yong
Cha Soon-bae as Chief Shin
Kim Mi-kyung as Charge nurse, surgery
Oh Na-ra as Charge nurse, intensive care
Park Pal-young as Hospital director
Park Hye-soo as Kim So-hyun
Choi Joon-Yong as Tae-hyun’s father
Kim Na-woon as Tae-hyun’s mother
Nam Myung-ryul as Chae-young’s father
Jang Gwang as chairman Go
Yoo Seung-mok as Detective Lee
Jo Hwi as Detective Kim
Kim Dong-seok
Lee Jooyeon
Choi Min as Sung-hoon (cameo, episodes 1–2)

Yongpal December 20 2016