When the Devil Calls Your Name is motivated by 18th century German play “Faust” by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.
Ha Rib is a man who tries to get an extension of a contract he made with the devil. He had sold his soul to the devil ten years earlier to obtain fame and fortune, but the deadline is about to expire. To get an extension, he has to find three other people with contracts and collect them.
- Drama: When the Devil Calls Your Name
- Revised romanization: Akmaga Neoui Yireumeul Booreul Ddae
- Hangul: 악마가 너의 이름을 부를 때
- Director: Min Jin Ki
- Writer: Noh Hye Young, Go Nae Ri
- Network: tvN
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: July 31 – September 19, 2019
- Runtime: Wed. Thu. 21:30
- Genre: Melodrama, Supernatural, Fantasy
Ha Rib is a popular songwriter and he has written many hit songs. He possesses wealth, prestige and he also holds a secret. His secret is that he is able to write hit songs, because he sold his soul to the devil. The devil is top actor Mo Tae Kang. Ha Rib’s contract with the devil is soon to be completed, but he learns that his success and fame is the result of taking Lee Kyung’s talent and life. Ha Rib struggles to restore his life, Lee Kyung and those around him. In the process, Ha Rib recognizes the essence of life.
- When the Devil Calls Your Name Torrent Files takes over the tvN Wed. Thu. 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “Search: WWW” and followed by “Miss Lee” September, 2019