Model Detective is a crime investigation drama about detectives who never give up to uncover the ugly truth, and it will portray the real world of detectives who want to catch the culprit to the end.
- Drama: Model Detective (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Mobeomhyungsa
- Hangul: 모범형사
- Director: Jo Nam-Kook
- Writer: Choi Jin-Won
- Network: JTBC
- Release Date: July 6, 2020 —
- Runtime: Mon & Tue 21:30
Set in Incheon, South Korea, detectives try to catch criminals, who hide ugly truths.
Kang Do-Chang (Son Hyun-Joo) has worked as a detective for the past 18 years. He was born and raised in Incheon. He investigates cases using his experience and personal connections, forgoing scientific technique or reasoning power.
Oh Ji-Hyeok (Jang Seung-Jo) is an elite detective. He has 9 years of experience. Unlike Kang Do-Chang, he investigates cases using evidence and insight into the criminal’s psyche. Due to trauma from his childhood, he does not share his feelings. He is wealthy thanks to his late uncle, who left him with a large inheritance.
Jin Seo-Kyung (Lee Elijah) works as a newspaper reporter. She is a 5 year veteran and passionate about her work.
- Model Detective Torrent Files takes over JTBC’s Monday & Tuesday 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “Sweet Munchies.”
- Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, filming was delayed. The drama series will now air from July, 2020 instead of its original April, 2020 air date.