Chief of Staff

Chief of Staff korean drama

Synopsis

A detective left his job to enter the National Assembly. Now a successful political aide to a high-profile lawmaker, he wants to achieve more and further climb the political ladder.

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General Info

  • Official Title: Chief of Staff
  • Also Known As: Aide
  • Genre: Political Drama
  • Director: Kwak Jung-hwan
  • Writer: Lee Dae-il
  • No. of Episodes: 10
  • Broadcast Period: June 14 to July 13, 2019
  • Time Slot: Friday & Saturday @ 23:00 Korean Standard Time
  • Running Time: 60 minutes
  • TV Network: JTBC (cable)
  • Production Company: Next Entertainment World
  • Preceded by: Beautiful World
  • Followed by: Be Melodramatic

Cast & Characters

Main

Lee Jung-jae as Jang Tae-joon, a former detective who uses his excellent intuition in the National Assembly as a political aide to a congressman. As an ambitious man, he wants to advance his already successful political career.

Shin Min-ah as Kang Sun-young, a rookie lawmaker who worked before as a TV news program host. After being elected as a congresswoman, she becomes the representative of her political party to the National Assembly.

Lee Elijah as Yoon Hye-won, a highly capable aide who works in the same office as Jang Tae-joon. Passionate about her job, she worked hard to achieve her current status.

Kim Dong-jun as Han Do-kyung, an intern at the National Assembly. He looks timid but has a determined personality.

Ratings

The following figures are nationwide TV ratings from Nielsen Korea.

  • Episode 1 (June 14, 2019) — 4.375%
  • Episode 2 (June 15, 2019) — 4.545%
  • Episode 3 (June 21, 2019) — 4.436%
  • Episode 4 (June 22, 2019) — 4.398%
  • Episode 5 (June 28, 2019) — 4.012% (LOWEST)
  • Episode 6 (June 29, 2019) — 4.039%
  • Episode 7 (July 5, 2019) — 4.087%
  • Episode 8 (July 6, 2019) — 4.974%
  • Episode 9 (July 12, 2019) — 4.379%
  • Episode 10 (July 13, 2019) — 5.314% (HIGHEST)
  • Average — 4.456%

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