Goodbye Mr. Black is based on the original Manhwa/Webtoon “Goodbye Mr. Black.” by Hwang Mi Na which was first published in 1983. The comic is motivated by French author Alexandre Dumas’s novel “The Count of Monte Cristo“.
Cha Ji Won (Lee Jin Wook) is a highly trained Navy SEAL officer who is a member of the special Underwater Demolition Team. When Ji Won’s best friend within the Navy Special Operations Force betrays him, Ji Won is denounced as a traitor and sent to another country. After narrowly escaping many attempts on his life, Ji Won plots his revenge. He enters into a fake marriage with Swan (Moon Chae Won) to secure a new identity and returns to Korea to execute his revenge plan. Will Swan help Ji Won carry out his plan or show him a new avenue for his life?
- Drama: Goodbye Mr. Black
- Revised romanization: Goodbye Mr. Black
- Hangul: 굿바이 미스터 블랙
- Director: Han Hee
- Writer: Hwang Mi-Na (comic), Moon Hee-Jung
- Network: MBC
- Episodes: 20
- Release Date: March 16 – May 19, 2016
Cha Ji-Won (Lee Jin-Wook) is a UDT officer of the Navy Special Operations Force. He is positive and has personal charm, but he falls into a desperate situation due to a friend’s betrayal. He goes through numerous life or death situations. Cha Ji-Won then enters into a fake marriage with Swan (Moon Chae-Won) to hide his identity. Through the bright persona of Swan, Cha Ji-Won falls in love and regains his trust of others.
- Goodbye Mr. Black Torrent Files takes over MBC’s Wednesday & Thursday 21:55 time slot previously occupied by “One More Happy Ending” and followed by “Lucky Romance” on May 25, 2016.