Chicago Typewriter tells the story of three dissident writers who lived during the Japanese occupation of Korea in the 1930s. They are reincarnated into the present time as a famous male writer who experiences a career slump, a ghostwriter who makes a deal with him, and a biggest fan who ends up being his anti-fan. Using a mysterious antique typewriter, they get to be transported 80 years back in time and get the chance to live their lives during the 1930s again.
- Status: ONGOING
- Drama Title: Chicago Typewriter
- Other Titles: N/A
- Genre: Fantasy, Romance
- Director: Kim Cheol-kyu
- Writer: Jin Soo-wan
- No. of Episodes: 16
- Broadcast period: April 7 – May 27, 2017
- Time Slot: 20:00 Korean Standard Time, Fri & Sat
- Runtime: 60 minutes
- TV Network: tvN (cable)
- Production Company(s): Studio Dragon, The Unicorn
- Preceded by: Tomorrow with You
- Followed by: Secret Forest
Main Cast & Characters
Yoo Ah-in as Han Se-joo. He is a famous novelist enjoying a very successful career when a writer’s block forces him to take on a ghostwriter.
Im Soo-jung as Jeon Seol. She is veterinarian and literary fanatic who is a biggest fan of Han Se-joo but ends up being his anti-fan.
Go Kyung-pyo as Yoo Jin-oh. A ghost writer with a genius writing style who makes a deal with Han Se-joo regarding his mid-career slump.
- OST Part 1
- No. 1: Satellite by SALTNPAPER
- No. 2: Satellite (instrumental)
- OST Part 2
- No. 1: Blooming Memories by Yerin Baek
- No. 2: Blooming Memories (instrumental)