The World of the Married is about a married couple that falls apart due to betrayal and the ensuing whirlwind of love and hate. Kim Hee Ae is cast as a family physician named Ji Sun Woo, who leads a seemingly perfect life with a peaceful family, her husband’s unchanging love, and a good son. When a crack starts to form in her happiness, her life begins to change.
- Drama: The World of the Married (English title) / Couple’s World (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Boobooui Sekye
- Hangul: 부부의 세계
- Director: Mo Wan-Il
- Writer: Joo Hyun
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 16 + Two Special Episodes
- Release Date: March 27 – May 23, 2020
- Runtime: Friday & Saturday 22:50
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Ji Sun-Woo (Kim Hee-Ae) is a family medicine doctor. She is married to Lee Tae-O (Park Hae-Joon) and they have a son. She seems to have everything, including a successful career and a happy family, but she is betrayed by her husband and others.
Meanwhile Lee Tae-O dreams of becoming a famous movie director. He runs an entertainment business with the support of his wife Ji Sun-Woo. Even though he loves his wife, Lee Tae-O falls into a dangerous relationship.
- The World of the Married Torrent Files takes over the JTBC’s Friday & Saturday 22:50 time slot previously occupied by “Itaewon Class” and followed by “Elegant Friends” on July 10, 2020.
- Drama series is a remake of the UK television series “Doctor Foster” that aired on BBC One from 2015.