A woman’s boring but peaceful life is shaken by her new neighbor, a housewife like her who seems to have a perfect and happy family. When she catches her neighbor making out with another man and gets dragged into her schemes, she meets a teacher and also becomes involved in an extra-marital affair.
- Official Title: Love Affairs In The Afternoon
- Also Known As: Afternoon Love Affairs
- Genre: Romance, Melodrama
- Director: Kim Jung-min
- Writer: Yoo So-jung
- No. of Episodes: 12
- Broadcast Period: July 5 to August 10, 2019
- Time Slot: Friday & Saturday @ 23:00 Korean Standard Time
- Running Time: 60 minutes
- TV Network: Channel A (cable)
- Other Facts:
- This series is a remake of the 2014 Japanese TV series Hirugao: Love Affairs In The Afternoon.
Cast & Characters
Park Ha-sun as Son Ji-eun, a quiet and average woman with a small stature and modest appearance who becomes bored with the repetitive life of a small town.
Lee Sang-yeob as Yoon Jung-woo, a biology teacher at an alternative school in the town Ji-eun moves to. He looks at the world with curious eyes and loves nature and animals.
Ye Ji-won as Choi Soo-ah, a housewife married to an owner of a huge publishing company. She seems to be a perfect wife and mother, but she harbors a deep secret within.
Jo Dong-hyuk as Do Ha-yoon, a painter who has led a difficult and stressful life, rife with marital and financial difficulties. When he meets Soo-ah, however, the two grow unexpectedly close and their lives become intertwined.
Jung Sang-hoon as Ji Chang-kook, Son Ji-eun’s husband.
Ryu Abel as Noh Min-young, Yoon Jung-woo’s wife.
Choi Byung-mo as Lee Young-jae, Choi Soo-ah’s husband.
Yoo Seo-jin as Kim Bit-na, Do Ha-yoon’s ex-wife.
Kim Mi-kyung as Na Ae-ja, Son Ji-eun’s mother-in-law.
Shin Soo-yun as Lee Ah-jin, Choi Soo-ah’s eldest daughter.
Shim Hye-yun as Lee Ah-reum, Choi Soo Ah’s youngest daughter.
Park Min-ji as Go Yoon-ah, Ji Chang-koo’s junior colleague.
Shin Won-ho as Park Ji-min, Yoon Jung-woo’s student.
The following figures are nationwide TV ratings from Nielsen Korea.
- Episode 1 (July 5, 2019) — 0.868%
- Average — 0.868%
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