Encounter (2018)


Status: Complete
Drama: Encounter
Country: South Korea
Episodes: 16
Aired: Nov 28, 2018 - Jan 24, 2019
Aired On: Wednesday, Thursday
Original Network: tvN
Rating: 15+ - Teens 15 or older
Available Subtitle: English


What happens when an encounter between a man and woman who seem to have nothing in common develops into a complicated love story?

Cha Soo Hyun is the daughter of a politician who lives a life where she is unable to choose her own path. After graduating from college, she entered into a loveless marriage with the son of a wealthy conglomerate, a marriage only beneficial to her politician father. She then gets divorced. Her life is changed further when she meets simple and kind Kim Jin Hyuk.

Kim Jin Hyuk is ordinary and innocent, a young man who enjoys life and finds happiness in the smaller things. He works various part-time jobs to earn a living, but is looking for a regular job. One day, he decides to take a trip abroad, where he meets Cha Soo Hyun.

Main Cast

Song Hye Kyo

Cha Soo Hyun
Main Role

Park Bo Gum

Kim Jin Hyuk
Main Role

Support Cast

Jang Seung Jo

Jung Woo Seok [Soo Hyuns ex-husband]
Support Role

Ko Chang Seok

Nam Myung Shik [Soo Hyuns driver]
Support Role

Shin Jung Keun

Kim Jang Soo [Jin Hyuks Father]
Support Role

Nam Ki Ae

Jin Mi Ok [Soo Hyuns Mother]
Support Role

Baek Ji Won

Joo Yun Ja [Jin Hyuks mother]
Support Role

Pyo Ji Hoon

Kim Jin Myung [Jin Hyuks younger brother]
Support Role

Moon Sung Geun

Cha Jong Hyun [Soo Hyuns Father]
Support Role

Kwak Sun Young

Jang Mi Jin [Soo Hyuns Aide]
Support Role

Cha Hwa Yun

Kim Hwa Jin [Woo Seoks mother]
Support Role

Lee Shi Hoon

Park Han Gil [PR Team]
Support Role

Kim Joo Heon

Lee Dae Chan [Jin Hyuks friend]
Support Role

Kim Hye Eun

Kim Sun Joo [PR team manager]
Support Role

Jeon So Nee

Joo Hye In [PR Team]
Support Role

Park Jin Joo

Koo Eun Jin [PR Team]
Support Role

Park Sung Geun

Choi Jin Chul [Hotel Director]
Support Role

Jang Hee Ryung

Soo Ah [Woo Seoks girlfriend]
Support Role

Kil Hae Yeon

Teacher Lee [Tea House]
Support Role

Shin Soo Yun

Ji Woo [Sun Joos daughter]
Support Role

Kim Ho Chang

Lee Jin Ho [PR Team Asst Mgr]
Support Role

Guest Cast

Sung Ki Yoon

[Hotel Manager]
Guest Role

Jung Dong Geun

[Aggressive reporter] (Ep. 6)
Guest Role

Park Pal Young

[Political Party Member]
Guest Role

Hong Seo Joon

Mr.Jung [Attorney] (Ep.7)
Guest Role

Kim Jong Tae

[Sokchos Hotel Manager ] (Ep.8-10)
Guest Role

Jung Ji Young

[TV Broadcaster]
Guest Role

Lee Yoon Sang

[Directors Board Member]
Guest Role

Park Yong

[Hotel Board Member]
Guest Role

Jung Hyun Seok

[Hotel management] (Ep. 10)
Guest Role

Yang Hee Jae

[Jin Hyuks playground friend]
Guest Role

Song Jin Woo

[Driver rear-ended car](Ep.4)
Guest Role

Park So Yi

[Girl who lost her stuffed bear] (Ep. 9)
Guest Role

Kang Shin Chul

[Kim Hwa Jins assistant]
Guest Role