JTBC Presents the Korean drama 'Graceful Friends'
Show title: Graceful Friends
Run time: 70 min x 17 eps
Director: Song Hyun-wook
Producer: JCN, Studio & New
Cast: Yoo Jun-sang, Song Yoon-ah
Exec Producer: Ham Young-hoon
Writer: Park Hyo-yeon
Demographics: 15+, 19+ (2 versions)
The Korean male version of Desperate Housewives. A thriller to draw the case of mysterious murder on four middle-aged men.
In 1999, an accident happened, in which a professor of a famous college was found dead in his office. In 2019, a young golf instructor was found dead in the bathtub at his home.
However, surprisingly, 4 suspects in the murder case 20 years ago are now the prime suspects in a similar murder case.
Who committed the murder and for what purpose?
Could it have been An Gung-cheol (Yoo Jun-sang) who became furious after he received his wife’s naked photo? Could it have been Jung Jae-hun (Bae Soo-bin) who was trying to protect his friend’s wife? Could it have been Jo Hyung-woo (Kim Sung-oh) who was caught having an affair with a young woman? Or could it have been Bak Chun-bok (Jung Seok-yong) who out his female friend’s relationships?
As the mystery of an unsolved murder case unravels, the secrets and lies holding them together breaks them apart.
Company name: JTBC Studios Co., Ltd.
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