Stranger is about a chase thriller where a prosecutor who has lost his emotions explores the secrets inside the prosecution office and chases the real criminals along with a righteous police officer.
Though he is rational, a childhood brain surgery leaves prosecutor Hwang Shi Mok (Cho Seung Woo) to lack emotion. Cold and lonely, he’s one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. When he meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo Jin (Bae Doo Na) at a murder crime scene, they join forces to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor’s office and solve a serial murder case.
- Drama: Stranger (English title) / Secret Forest (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Bimilui Soop
- Hangul: 비밀의 숲
- Director: Ahn Gil-Ho
- Writer: Lee Soo-Yeon
- Network: tvN
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: June 10 – July 30, 2017
- Runtime: Sat. & Sun. 21:00
Hwang Shi-Mok (Cho Seung-Woo) had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin (Bae Doo-Na) at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor’s office and solve a serial murder case.
- Stranger Torrent Files is the first tvN drama series to air on Saturday and Sunday at 9PM. Initially, the drama series was scheduled to air on Friday and Saturday at 8:30PM following the conclusion of “Chicago Typewriter” and followed by “Live Up To Your Name” on August 12, 2017.
- Related titles (drama series):
- Stranger | Bimilui Soop (tvN / 2017)
- Stranger 2 | Bimilui Soop 2 (tvN / 2020)