Solomon’s Perjury

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A male student falls off the school building and dies. Everybody thought that it is suicide until a few days later when a witness claims that the victim was murdered. As the school, police and media uncovers the truth, arson, traffic accidents, assault and other incidents occur and injure many individuals including the witness. Unsatisfied with the way the adults handle the situation, the students conduct their own trial to find out the truth.


General Information

  • Status: COMPLETED
  • Drama Title: Solomon’s Perjury
  • Other Titles: N/A
  • Genre: Suspense, Mystery
  • Director: Kang Il-soo
  • Writer: Kim Ho-soo
  • No. of Episodes: 12
  • Broadcast Period: Dec 16, 2016 – Jan 28, 2017
  • Time Slot: 20:30 Korean Standard Time, Fri & Sat
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • TV Network: JTBC (cable)
  • Production Company(s): iWill Media
  • Preceded by: My Wife’s Having An Affair This Week
  • Followed by: Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

Main Cast & Characters

main cast of Korean drama Solomon's Perjury

Kim Hyun-soo as Go Seo-yeon. A hardworking student that is committed and self-confident, Seo-yeon is living a normal life until she finds her classmates’ dead body in school. She believes that her classmate was murdered and acts as the prosecutor in the school trial. (Recent drama: Gunman in Joseon)

Jang Dong-woon as Han Ji-hoon. Ji-hoon is Seo-yeon’s schoolmate and an adopted son of the chief legal officer of the school’s foundation. He is kind, has a warm personality, sense of humor and mysterious charm. He acts as the defense attorney in the school trial and attacks Seo-yeon’s blind spot. As the trial unfolds, his hidden identity and reason for participating the trial are revealed.

Seo Ji-hoon as Bae Jun-young. Bae Jun-young acts as the the assistant attorney in the trial. He is the first one who found the dead body of the victim.

Seo Young-ju as Lee So-woo. So-woo is the victim of the case. One day, he had a big fight with another student in school. He did not come to school a day after the hearing of the disciplinary committee is conducted. He is found dead a few days later.

Cho Jae-hyun as Han Kyung-moon. Han Kyung-moon is the father of Ji-hoon and the head of the legal affairs of the school’s foundation. (Recent drama: Master of Revenge)


Solomon's Perjury Viewership Ratings Data
The orange and green numbers indicate the lowest and highest ratings, respectively.
Episode # Broadcast date Nielsen Korea TNMS
Nationwide Seoul Nationwide
1 Dec 16, 2016 1.422 N/A 1.5
2 Dec 17, 2016 1.106 N/A 0.6
3 Dec 23, 2016 1.731 N/A 1.3
4 Dec 24, 2016 0.970 N/A 1.0
5 Jan 6, 2017 1.614 N/A 1.1
6 Jan 7, 2017 0.836 N/A 0.6
7 Jan 13, 2017 1.204 N/A 1.2
8 Jan 14, 2017 1.268 N/A 1.1
9 Jan 20, 2017 1.537 N/A 1.3
10 Jan 21, 2017 0.730 N/A 0.7
11 Jan 27, 2017 1.142 N/A 1.3
12 Jan 28, 2017 0.722 N/A 0.8
Average 1.190 N/A 1.0

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