Undercover is a drama based on a BBC series of the same name, Ji Jin Hee plays Han Jung Hyun, an agent with the National Intelligence Service who’s been hiding his true identity after he fell in love with Choi Yeon Soo (played by Kim Hyun Joo). Choi Yeon Soo is a human rights lawyer who becomes the first head of the Corruption Investigation Office for High-ranking Officials (CIO).
- Drama: Undercover
- Revised romanization: Undercover
- Hangul: 언더커버
- Director: Song Hyun-Wook
- Writer: Baek Cheol-Hyun, Song Ja-Hoon, Jung Hye-Eun
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: April 23 – June 12, 2021
- Runtime: Friday & Saturday 23:00
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Undercover tells the story of a man who has lived in hiding his identity and is caught up in an incident and struggling to protect his family.
Han Jung-Hyun (Ji Jin-Hee) is an agent of the NIS (National Intelligence Service). While he studied at the police university, he was selected by the NIS. He then worked on a top secret case and he met Choi Yeon-Soo (Kim Hyun-Joo). Using his alias, he fell in love with her and they eventually married. Meanwhile, Choi Yeon-Soo works as a civil-rights lawyer who seeks justice and the truth. She is nominated for the Chief of the Civil Servant Corruption Investigation Unit. Because of her nomination, her husband’s true identity becomes involved in an uncontrollable situation.
- Undercover Torrent Files takes over the JTBC’s Friday & Saturday 23:00 time slot previously occupied by “Beyond Evil” and followed by Nevertheless on June 19, 2021.
- Drama series is a remake of the UK television series “Undercover” that aired on BBC One from April 3 to May 15, 2016.