Drama: Secret Forest (literal title)
Revised romanization: Bimilui Soop
Hangul: 비밀의 숲
Director: Ahn Gil-Ho
Writer: Lee Soo-Youn
Release Date: June 10, 2017 —
Runtime: Sat. & Sun. 21:00
Country: South Korea
Hwang Shi-Mok (Cho Seung-Woo) had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin (Bae Doo-Na) at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor’s office and solve a serial murder case.
“Secret Forest” is the first tvN drama series to air on Saturday and Sunday at 9PM. Initially, the drama series was scheduled to air on Friday and Saturday at 8:30PM following the conclusion of “Chicago Typewriter” and will be followed by “Deserving of the Name” August, 2017.
First script reading took place January 25, 2017 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea.
Filming began late January, 2017.
Cho Seung-Woo – Hwang Shi-Mok
Bae Doo-Na – Han Yeo-Jin
Yoo Jae-Myung – Lee Chang-Joon
Lee Joon-Hyuk – Seo Dong-Jae
Shin Hye-Sun – Young Eun-Soo
Choi Byung-Mo – Kim Woo-Kyun
Park Jin-Woo – Kim Soo-Chan
Choi Jae-Woong – Jang Gun
Lee Kyoung-Young – Lee Yoon-Beom
Yoon Se-Ah – Lee Yeon-Jae
Eom Hyo-Seop – Park Moo-Sung
Ye Soo-Jung – Moo-Sung’s mother
Park Sun-Cheon – Shi-Mok’s mother