“Uncle” Kdrama 2021 | Cast | Synopsis | Preview & more

Overview: “Uncle” Kdrama is a TV Chosun original drama series that released on 11 December, 2021. It will tell the story of an unemployed uncle who takes care of his 12 year old nephew suffering from anxiety disorder and OCD. “Uncle” stars Oh Jung Se, Jeon Hye Jin, Lee Kyung Hoon and more in the main cast. It is available to watch online on streaming platform Viki*.

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Table of Contents

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


“Uncle” tells the story of Wang Joon Hyeok (Oh Jung Se), an unpopular musician. He cut off his relationship with his sister Wang Joon Hee (Jeon Hye Jin) who later divorced her abusive husband after 12 years of marriage.

One day, Joon Hee’s son Min Ji Hoo (Lee Kyung Hoon) appears in front of Joon Hyuk. He suffers from anxiety disorder and Obsessive-Compulsive disorder. Joon Hyuk takes him in and starts to take care of him. How will he manage all this, when he himself is unemployed?


Comedy, Drama, Family, Music

Main Cast & Characters

  • Oh Jung Se as Wang Joon Hyuk
  • Lee Kyung Hoon as Min Ji Hoo
  • Jeon Hye Jin as Wang Joon Hee
  • Park Sun Young as Park Hye Ryeong
  • Lee Sang Woo as Joo Kyung Il
  • Lee Shi Won as Song Hwa Eum

Supporting Cast

  • Hwang Woo Seul Hye as Kim Yoo Ra
  • Kim Ha Yun as Yoo Ra’s daughter
  • Jung Soo Young as Cheon Da Jung
  • Jang Hee Ryung as Jang Yeon Joo
  • Song Ok Sook as Shin Hwa Ja (Ji Hoo’s grandmother)
  • Yoon Hee Seok as Min Kyung Soo (Jun Hee’s ex-husband)
  • Bae Geu Rin as Kim Young Ah
  • Ahn Suk Hwan as Jang Ik
  • Jang Hee Ryung as Jang Yeon Joo
  • Choi Seung Yeon as Ju No
  • Go Gyeonh Min as Shin Min Ki
  • Kim Min Chul as Jang Do Kyung

Air Time & Schedule

New Episodes every Saturday and Sunday at 21:00 KST.

Episodes & Ratings

“Uncle” Korean drama will have a total of 16 episodes.

Still Cuts (more at Official Site)

10 10
11 9
12 9
13 6
9 11
8 11
7 12
6 10

Notes & Facts

  • Oh Jung Se earlier appeared in Korean drama “Jirisan” (2021).
  • Lee Kyung Hoon earlier starred in Korean drama “Memorist” (2020).
  • Jeon Hye Jin earlier starred in Korean drama “Stranger 2” (2020).
  • Park Sun Young earlier appeared in Korean drama “The World of the Married” (2020).
  • Lee Sang Woo earlier starred in Korean drama “Golden Garden” (2019).
  • Lee Shi Won earlier starred in Korean drama “I wanna hear your Song” (2019).
  • Drama “Uncle” is a remake of UK television series ‘Uncle’
  • Director: Ji Young Soo
  • Screenwriter: Park Ji Sook

Where To Watch Online?

You can watch “Uncle” online on Viki here.

Trailers & Clips

*Drama is subject to regional availability.

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