Itaewon Class

Itaewon Class Korean drama starring Park Seo-joon and Kim Da-mi


Park Sae-ro-yi is a young restaurateur who confronts any obstacles to protect his convictions and chase his dream, even if it means he must take on a giant corporation that poses a threat to his business and way of life in Itaewon.

Itaewon Class is the TV adaptation of a popular webtoon by Go Gwang-jin, who has also written the script for the drama. Itaewon is a district in Seoul that is popular for its restaurants and bars that cater to foreigners.


General Info

  • Official English Title: Itaewon Class
  • Genre: Coming-of-age, Youth Drama
  • Director: Kim Sung-yoon (Love In The Moonlight)
  • Writer: Jo Gwang-jin
  • No. of Episodes: 16
  • Broadcast Period: January 31 to March 21, 2020
  • Time Slot: Friday & Saturday @ 23:00 KST
  • Running Time: 60-75 minutes per episode
  • TV Network: JTBC (cable)
  • Production Company(s): Showbox, Zium Content
  • Preceded by: Chocolate
  • Followed by: The World of the Married
  • Streaming Sites: Netflix

Main Cast

Park Seo-ajoon in Itaewon ClassPark Seo-joon as Park Sae-ro-yi
Kim Da-mi in Itaewon ClassKim Da-mi as Jo Yi-seo
Yoo Jae-myung in Itaewon ClassYoo Jae-myung as Jang Dae-hee
Kwon Na-ra in Itaewon ClassKwon Na-ra as Oh Soo-ah


Episode No.Broadcast DateNationwide Ratings
(Nielsen Korea)
1January 31, 20204.983% (LOWEST)
2February 1, 20205.330%
3February 7, 20208.013%
4February 8, 20209.382%
5February 14, 202010.716%
6February 15, 202011.608%
7February 21, 202012.289%
8February 22, 202012.562%
9February 28, 202013.965%
10February 29, 202014.760% (HIGHEST)
11March 6, 202013.798%
12 March 7, 2020 13.398%
13 March 13, 2020 13.101%
14 March 14, 2020 14.197%
15 March 20, 2020 14.661%
16 March 21, 2020 16.548%
Nationwide TV Ratings of Itaewon Class



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1 Comment

  • Ahsen bilgiç

    April 25, 2020 - 9:32 am

    this series has changed my life so clearly

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