Melancholia is a South Korean television drama series that premiered on November 10, 2021. Kim Sang Hyeob is the director, and Kim Ji- Woon writes the series. The plotline of the series depicts the instances of high-level corruption and scandals in the schools of Gangnam. Lee Hye Young and Kim Rak Yun are the executive producers of Melancholia.
A total of 16 episodes are to be released, and currently, the show is all set for the release of Melancholia Episode 7 on December 1, 2021. The series is quite liked by the viewers and can be said as one of the series that clearly depicts the complex and harsh realities of the high schools in big cities of South Korea.
When is it Releasing?
Melancholia is a South Korean television drama series that premiered on November 10, 2021. Melancholia episode 7 is all set for release on December 1, 2021. What the makers have inculcated in episode 7 has kept the viewers intrigued, and it will be interesting to know what new twists and turns are there in the upcoming episode.
Where to Watch?
Melancholia was released on November 10, 2021, on the occasion of the anniversary of TvN and is available for watching on TvN with new episodes airing on every Wednesday and Thursday. The series can also be streamed on Viu and iQIYI across selected areas. As of now, there is no information regarding whether Melancholia is available on any other digital streaming platforms for watching. Those who wish to watch Melancholia can watch it on these stated channels/platforms.
What to Know Before Watching?
Melancholia is the story of Ji Yoon Soo, a maths teacher in a prestigious high school of Gangnam, and the vicarious scandal she gets involved in when she tries to help a student named Baek Sung Yoo, who seems troubled and has a tumultuous past. As she starts paying special attention to the student, rumors about a sexual scandal between a teacher and student start doing rounds in the high school, which is also a hub of corruption.
Yoon so gets expelled, and the series takes a new turn when Yoon Soo and Sung Yoo meet after four years and start working together to expose the high-level corruption in the high school and regain their reputation. The cast of Melancholia includes Im Soo Jung, who plays the main character of Yoon Soo, and Lee Do Hyun, who plays the main character of Baek Seung Yoo. Other cast members include Jeon Jin I, Jin Kyung, Woo Da Vi, Oh Hye Won, etc.
What Happened in the Previous Episode?
The 6th episode of Melancholia showed that Sung Ye Rin and Baek Seung Yoo were participating in a mathematics Olympiad and other students losing the hope of winning. While others eagerly await the result of the Olympiad, a myriad of emotions is seen amongst the students. Ye Rin starts being mean to Seung Yoo due to her anxiety due to the results.
Who will win the prestigious award is yet to be seen, and not many people will be genuinely happy about it. What happens next and who wins the award will be seen in the upcoming episode.