“Twenty-Five Twenty-One” Kdrama 2022 | Cast | Synopsis | Preview & more

Overview: “Twenty-Five Twenty-One” Kdrama is a Netflix and tvN original drama series that released on 12 Feburary 2022. It will tell the story of Na Hee Do and Baek Yi Jin. The South Korean financial crisis causes them to choose new directions as this crisis takes away their dreams. It also tells their romantic lives from 1988 to 2021. “Twenty-Five Twenty-One” stars Nam Joo Hyuk and Kim Tae Ri in the main cast. It is available to watch online on streaming platform Netflix*.

Table of Contents

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


“Twenty-Five Twenty-One” tells the stories of youth who chose a different path when their dreams were taken away by the IMF financial crisis in South Korea.

It tells through the story of Na Hee Do and Baek Yi Jin who first met when they were 18 and 22 and falls in love later. Na Hee Do is a member of her High school fencing team but because of South Korean financial crisis her team gets disbanded. On the other hand, Baek Yi Jin’s father’s business also go bankrupt. This leads Baek Yi Jin to find some part-time jobs while studying. After going through a hard life, he finally becomes a UBS sports reporter while Na Hee Do becomes a member of Sabre fencing national team.


Youth, Romance, Friendship, Drama

Main Cast & Characters

  • Kim Tae Ri as Na Hee Do
  • Nam Joo Hyuk as Baek Yi Jin

Supporting Cast

  • Bona as Go Yu Rim (Athlete)
  • Choi Hyun Wook as Moon Ji Woong
  • Lee Joo Myung as Ji Seung Wan
  • Kim Young Sun as Yi Jin’s Mother
  • Seo Jae Hee as Shin Jae Kyung (Hee Do’s mother)
  • Kim Hye Eun as Yang Chan Mi (Hee Do’s coach)
  • Choi Myung Bin as Kim Min Chae
  • Choi Min Young as Baek Yi Hyun (Yi Jin’s brother)
  • So Hee Jung as Seung Wan’s mother
  • Kim Young Sun as Yi Jin’s mother
  • Park Jung Pyo as Yi Jin’s uncle

Air Time & Schedule

New Episodes every Saturday and Sunday at 21 : 10 KST.

Episodes & Ratings

“Twenty-One Twenty-Five” Korean drama will have a total of 16 episodes.

Still Cuts

Notes & Facts

  • Kim Tae Ri earlier starred in Korean drama “Mr. Sunshine” (2018).
  • Nam Joo Hyuk earlier starred in Korean drama “Start Up” (2020).
  • ‘Twenty-Five Twenty-One’ drama take place the time slot previously occupied by tvN drama ‘Bulgasal: Immortal Souls
  • Director: Jung Ji Hyun
  • Scriptwriter: Kwon Do Eun


  • Starlight by Taeil (NCT)

Where To Watch Online?

You can watch “Twenty-One Twenty-Five” online on Netflix here.

Trailers & Clips

Episodes 1, 2, 3,……, Highlights

*Drama is subject to regional availability.

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