Heartless City is a drama about a police officer joining a gang to investigate a drug case.
Yoon Soo Min (Nam Gyu Ri) decides to find her friend’s killer by going undercover and finishing what she started. However, she ends up falling in love with the drug lord, Jung Shi Hyun (Jung Kyung Ho) who might have had a role in her friend’s death.
- Drama: Heartless City (English title)/ Cruel City
- Revised romanization: Moojungdoshi
- Hangul: 무정도시
- Director: Lee Jung-Hyo
- Writer: Yoo Sung-Yeol
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 20
- Release Date: May 27 – July 30, 2013
Shi-Hyun (Jung Kyoung-Ho) grew up in an orphanage, before running away from there. He then made a living by working as a drug courier and picked up the nickname “Doctor’s Son.” He’s now the boss of a mid-size gang. His drug supplier is a man known as Scale (Kim Byung-Ok). Shi-Hyun has plans take over his position.
Meanwhile, Hyeong-Min (Lee Jae-Yoon) becomes the section chief of a special investigation unit. Their goal is to take down Scale, who killed an undercover officer. Hyeong-Min’s girlfriend Kyung-Mi (Ko Na-Eun) is also a detective. She also grew up in an orphanage with Soo-Min (Nam Gyu-Ri). They grew up like real sisters and Soo-Min is now studying to enter the police academy.
While trying to catch Scale, Hyeong-Min learns about a guy called “Doctor’s Son.” Now, Hyeong-Min and his team go after Shi-Hyun.
- Heartless City Torrent Files takes over the JTBC Mondays & Tuesdays 21:50 time slot previously occupied by “Can We Get Married?” and followed by “Love in Her Bag” in July, 2013.