SBS’s newest Wednesday-Thursday drama “Judge vs. Judge” is not just another drama that takes place inside of the courtroom. Here are the four things you should keep your eyes peeled for in this new legal drama premiering on November 22.
A never-before-told story of judges
“Judge vs. Judge” will take viewers inside of the courtroom and inside of the judges’ lives. A never-before-told story in a Korean drama, “Judge vs. Judge” aims to show the inner struggles of the judges, their joys and sorrows, and who they are first and foremost as human beings.
A fresh cast of young actors
The drama boasts a fresh cast made up of young actors. Park Eun Bin will play the role of an “uncontrollable judge” named Lee Jung Joo, who becomes a judge in order to reveal the secret behind the murder of her older brother. She goes head-to-head with an elite judge named Sa Ui Hyun, who tries to succeed on his own without leaning on his privileged family background.
Park Eun Bin had previously shown a vibrant, cute image on-screen, while Yeon Woo Jin starred in romantic comedies and cast a sweet image to viewers. The actors will undergo complete transformations from their usual acting styles through this drama.
A solid cast of veteran supporting actors
Veteran actors have joined the drama to contribute their years of experience and presence into the storyline. Lee Duk Hwa will play the role of an influential lawmaker named Do Jin Myung, Kim Hae Sook will portray law school professor Yoo Myung Hee, Choi Jung Woo will be the head of a large law firm named Sa Jung Do, and Woo Hyun and Lee Moon Shik will portray judges.
A combination of genres that’ll have you laughing and crying
The drama boasts a combination of genres that will have viewers laughing and crying. “Judge vs. Judge” is a comedy, thriller, and melodrama combined into one. The comic part of the narrative will make it easier for viewers to understand the complex legal terms, while the touching storyline will make viewers tear up in sympathy.
“Judge vs. Judge” will also have viewers at the edge of their seats with thrilling twists and turns, judges’ conflicts over desire and agony, power struggles behind the scenes of the courtroom, and romance.
“Judge vs. Judge” premieres on November 22 at 10 p.m. KST.
Watch the trailer with English subtitles below!