Timeslip drama is getting popular recently. One popular drama that tells about time slip airing this month is tvN’s ‘Live Up to Your Name, Dr. Heo ‘. In addition, KBS2’s ‘Manhole’, which tells the timeslip and the youth story is also running. Aside from these two, there are other successful dramas that have a time slip plot.
◆ Beyond The Genre Boundary ‘Signal’
In 2016, TVN’s ‘Signal’ dramas starring Lee Je Hoon, Kim Hye Soo, Jo Jin Woong, Son Hyun Joo, and other artists, with meetings of star writer Kim Eun Hee and PD Kim Won Seok who drew a lot of attention.
The drama has a time slip plot and thriller genre combined with time constraints, which spans more than 30 years, and captures criminals. In particular, the motives of actual events, such as the case of rape of high school girls in Milyang caused a great social reaction. It has been well-received that it has transcended the limit of the genre drama by adding a series of stories with reverse ending and suspense.
◆ Having Various Resolutions ‘Nine: Nine Time Travels’
Monday-Tuesday drama tvN’s ‘Nine: Nine Time Travels’ which aired in 2013 is also sa timeslip drama. With cast members Lee Jin Wook, Jo Yoon Hee, Jeon Noh Min, and other artists.
The secrets of birth, triangular relationships, incurable diseases and other incidents are the classic material of Korean dramas, but with Nepal’s beautiful scenery and other things, it makes this drama a good one. In addition, the main character who will go back in time trying to change the future, but what happens is that his work is not in accordance with his wish, which makes this drama more interesting.
◆ With a Slightly Sad Story ‘God’s Gift: 14 Days’
SBS’s ‘God’s Gift: 14 Days’ which aired in 2014, tells the story of the main character who attempted suicide with the death of her daughter, depicting a story of a time slip back to 14 days before her daughter died. Lee Bo Young, Cho Seung Woo, Kim Tae Woo, and Jung Kwon Woon are the cast of the drama.
The drama was strained, with the story of a mother struggling to find the reason behind her daughter’s death, and at the same time to save her.