2020 tvN 'Hospital Playlist'
2011 SBS 'Sign'
2014 SBS 'Pinocchio'
2019 SBS 'Stove League'
[MHN Roh Pooleun] Due to telecommuting and quarantine periods, the ratings of dramas and Netflix are increasing. For those of you who are all up to date on the trendiest series, here are some dramas about specific occupations, which show the reality of certain professions as well as the romantic aesthetics, providing surrogate satisfaction for middle ages and dreams and hopes for young adults.
KBS's drama 'Produca'(2015), starring Gong Hyo-jin, Cha Tae Hyun, Kim Soo-hyun, and IU, depicts episodes happening in broadcasting station's entertainment bureau. Gong Hyo-jin, Cha Tae Hyun, and Kim Soo-hyun took role of producers of tv shows which are popular in real, such as 'One Night and Two Days' and 'Music Bank', and IU played the role of famous K-pop singer, expressing the life and feeling of idol celebrity who has jumped into the industry from a young age. The storyline and episodes are intriguing, and especially recommendable for those interested in works in broadcasting station as PD or broadcasters.
tvN's drama 'Hospital Playlist', starred by Jo Jeong-suk, Yu Yeon-suk, Jung Kyung-ho, Kim Dae-myung, and Jeon Mi-do, contains episodes that occur in a hospital where five surgeons who share 20-year-friendship work together. In a hospital where someone's life starts and someone's life ends, the drama well captures moments of life and makes viewers think about life. It is also recommendable for those interested in how to become a good doctor.
The second season is announced to be aired in November this year.
SBS's drama 'Sign', starred by Park Sin-yang, Kim A-joong, Jeon Kwang-ryeol, and Um Ji-won, tells the stories of forensic scientists working at the National Institute of Science and Technology. The drama shows consciousness and responsibility of work and resolves viewers' unfamiliarity about forensic science which is cursorily known for autopsy, but actually has more than that. Although the drama has past 10 years already, it deals with the medical field well and is rated as pioneering drama about 'forensic science'.
SBS's drama 'Pinocchio', starred by Lee Jong-suk, Park Sin-hye, Kim Young-kwang, and Lee Yu-bi, contains the real-life episodes of reporters dealing with social affairs. The title of the drama 'Pinocchio' comes from an assumption that 'Pinocchio Syndrome' really exists. What if some people can be shown when they lie? And what if those people become reporters? This drama points out the weight and value of truth and the qualities of reporter.
SBS's 2019 drama 'Stove League' is a baseball office drama, starred by Nam Goong-min, Park Eun-bin, Oh Jeong-se, which contains episodes that are enthusiastic enough to catch the eyes of baseball lovers, on the eye of managers of the games. 'Stove League' refers to player's recuitment and annual salary negotiations during non-season when all games are over. Behind-scenes of games and stories of people who make the games can be seen through this drama.
Best 5 dramas that show real-life of professions as well as romantic aesthetics