Licensed Netflix original and a romantic comedy Korean drama called Mad for Each Other became a famous K drama since its release last year. With writer Ah Kyung and Lee Tae Gon helming the direction of the series, Mad for came to Netflix as its 68th South Korean television show that was tagged under the Netflix Originals category too.
Called Mad For Each Other in English or “The Crazy Guy in This District” as literally translated from Korean, the show is back in the news for K drama fans and enthusiasts.
More About the Show
The series has revised Romanization as Yi Guyeokui Michin X and runs on the network KakaoTV. Airing from May 24 to June 21 2021, and the show released a total of 13 episodes. The show hit the screens Monday – Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. on KakaoTV. The country of origin being South Korea, the show comes out only in the Korean language with subtitles in English.
What is the Show Mad For Each Other About?
The Korean Drama TV series Mad For Each Other is a short series that brings out the art of storytelling with numerals small stories build up together as one. Bringing up a story in a fancy e and cheerful presentation, the show begins on a happy & comedy note with the main characters meeting up and interacting with each other.
It is just minutes away when the audience begins to empathize with the boy and begin getting irritated with the female in the lead. Surprisingly, the drama in the show turns the story upside down as it proceeds with the girl’s story.
The plot of the series shows the character No Whi-Oh, who is a detective. It appears to him that he leads a simple good life. However, one fine day, an event takes place that completely changes No Whi-Oh’s life. This leads to him going crazy with uncontrollable anger and an urge to burst out. He then comes across a crazy girl, Lee Min-Kyung.
The good old life that she had turned to dust and made her a person who has trust issues now is delusional and compulsive. The story gets the two crazy people attracted to each other.
Stream it or Skip it?
One should watch this Korean drama because it gives a robust feeling. Even though the show has short episodes and a short runtime altogether, it has successfully given out the entire story with completely fleshed-out characters and a sweetly drawn-out storyline. Moreover, the show gives out concerning and thought-provoking realizations on mental health and how the lingering effects of trauma actually look like.
Cast and Characters
The show stars in lead actors Oh Yeon Seo in the role of Lee Min Kyung with Jung Woo playing Noh Hwi Oh. Other Dan these, we have Ahn Woo Yeon as Sang Yeob, Lee Su Hyun as Su Hyun, Kim Nam Hee as Seon Ho and Baek Ji Won as In Ja. Some notable characters also include Lee HyeEun portraying Sun Young, alongside Lee Yeon Du, who plays JooRi and Jung SeungKil as Manager Kim.