Defendant is about Korea’s top homicide prosecutor, Jeong Woo finds himself in a jail one day as a death-row inmate for killing his wife and daughter. He doesn’t remember everything since the incident and tries to find his memory back. Will he be able to remember everything and solve the case?
- Drama: Defendant
- Revised romanization: Pigoin
- Hangul: 피고인
- Director: Jo Young-Gwang
- Writer: Choi Soo-Jin
- Network: SBS
- Episodes: 18
- Release Date: January 23 – March 21, 2017
- Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00
Park Jung-Woo is a prosecutor at Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office. One day, he wakes up and finds himself in locked up at the police station. He has temporary amnesia. Park Jung-Woo is falsely accused and is sentenced to death. He must struggle to prove his innocence.
- Defendant Torrent Files takes over the SBS Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Dr. Romantic” and will be replaced by “Whisper” on March 27, 2017.