Reply 1997 will focus on the extreme fan culture that emerged in the 1990s when idol groups took center stage and K-pop was blossoming.
It tells the story of 6 former high school friends from a school in Busan who meet again in 2012 and brings back memories to 1997 when they were still high school students. Moving back and forth between the ’90s and today, the story centers on the life of Sung Si Won (Jung Eun Ji), who idolizes boyband H.O.T. and her 5 high school friends.
- Drama: Reply 1997
- Revised romanization: Eungdabhara 1997
- Hangul: 응답하라 1997
- Director: Shin Won-Ho
- Writer: Lee Woo-Jung, Lee Sun-Hye, Kim Ran-Joo
- Network: tvN
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: July 24 – September 18, 2012
Set in the 1990’s, “Reply 1997” follows female high high school student Shi-Won (Jung Eun-Ji), who idolizes boyband H.O.T and her 5 high school friends.
- Reply 1997 Torrent Files takes over the tvN Monday & Tuesday 23:00 time slot previously occupied by “I Love Lee Tae-Ri” and will be replaced by “Flower Boy Next Door” on January 7, 2013.
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