“Secret Love” Korean Drama | Cast | Synopsis | Preview & more

Overview: “Secret Love” Kdrama is a KBS2 original drama series that released on September 25, 2013. It will tell the story of a woman who takes the blame of his boyfriend’s hit and run murder case and a man who wants to take revenge of it from her.  “Secret Love” stars Hwang Jung Eum, Ji Sung, Bae Soo Bin and Lee Da Hee in the main cast. It is available to watch online on streaming platform Viki* and Apple TV*.

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Table of Contents

  • Synopsis
  • Genre
  • Cast
  • Run Time
  • Episodes
  • Ratings
  • Still Cuts
  • Notes & Facts
  • Where To Watch Online?
  • Trailers & Clips


“Secret Love” Korean drama tells the story of Yoo Jung who takes the blame of her boyfriend for a hit-and-run murder case. She even goes to the jail for it while hiding the truth. Now, the person who got killed in the hit and run murder case was Min Hyuk’s girlfriend. Min Hyuk is a chaebol who is of cold nature.

When he finds out that Yoo Jung is the woman who killed his girlfriend he decides to take revenge from her. Meanwhile, Yoo Jung’s boyfriend betrays her. As Yoo Jung and Min Hyuk encounters, secrets comes out and gradually they start understanding each other well. Can these rivals turn into lovers?


Romance, Melodrama, Thriller

Main Cast & Characters

  • Ji Sung as Jo Min Hyuk
  • Hwang Jung Eum as Kang Yoo Jung
  • Bae Soo Bin as An Do Hoon
  • Lee Da Hee as Shin Se Yeon

Supporting Cast

  • Kang Nam Gil as Kang Woo Chul
  • Choi Woong as Choi Gwang Soo
  • Song Min Kyung as Jo Min Joo
  • An Ji Hyun as Yang Hae Ri
  • Yang Jin Sung as Seo Ji Hee
  • Lee Deok Hwa as Jo Han Il
  • Jo Mi Ryung as Hong In Joo
  • Yang Hee Gyeong as Park Gye Ok
  • Kang Shin Il as An In Hwan
  • Kim Hyun Gyoon as Park Hyun Seok
  • Han Ki Joong as Yang Ik Tae
  • Lee Seung Joon as Choi Gwang Min
  • Jung Soo Young as Lee Ja Young
  • Kim Hee Ryeong as Yeon Mi Yeon


  • Hwang Suk Jung as Sandra Wang
  • Choi Jung Hwa as reporter
  • Jung Yoo Geun as San / Jung Hwan
  • Moon Ji In as Hye Jin
  • Lee Mi Eun as Prison Guard Yang Sun Hee
  • Lee Woo Joo as Jung Soo Kyung’s son
  • Choi Moo In as detective
  • Yoo Ji Hyun
  • Kim Ga Hwa
  • Ha Dong Joon

Run Time

Each Episode is of 60 minutes


Korean drama “Secret Love” has a total of  16 episodes.


Viki: 9.5/10

IMDb: 8/10

MyDramaList: 8.4/10

Still Cuts

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Notes & Facts

1.The drama has won many awards including,
– Outstanding Modern Drama (Asia Rainbow TV Awards)
– Best Couple ~ Ji Sung and Hwang Jung Eum (KBS Drama Awards)
– Netizen Choice Award ~ Ji Sung and Hwang Jung Eum (KBS Drama Awards)
– Best Supporting Actress ~ Lee Da Hee (KBS Drama Awards)
– Best Supporting Actor ~ Bae Soo Bin (KBS Drama Awards)
– Top Excellence Award ~ Ji Sung and Hwang Jung Eum (KBS Drama Awards)

2. Internationally the Drama has released in Japan, Phillipines, Thailand and Turkey.

3. The drama “Secret Love” is also adapted into a Malay-language drama titled as “Patahnya Sebelah Sayap” (broke leftwings) in 2018 starring Ummi Nazeera, Aeril Zafril and Izzue Islam.

4. In 2018, the drama was also adapted into a Turkish drama, titled “Meryem – Tales Of Innocence”, starring Furkan Andic, Ayça Aysin Turan and Cemal Toktas.

5. Director: Lee Eung Bok, Baek Sang Hoon
6. Scriptwriter: Choi Ho Chul, Yoo Bo Ra

Where To Watch Online?

You can watch “Secret Love” online on Apple TV and Viki here.

Trailers & Clips

*Drama is subject to regional availability.