[Drama] She Was Pretty 그녀는예뻤다




She Was Pretty (그녀는 예뻤다) is a 2015 South Korean television series starring Hwang Jung-eum, Park Seo-joon, Choi Siwon, and Go Joon-hee. It airs on MBC on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 22:00 beginning September 16, 2015. It reunites Hwang Jung-eum with Park Seo-joon, who previously starred together in Kill Me, Heal Me(Another famous Korean drama)




  • Drama: She Was Pretty (literal title)
  • Hangul: 그녀는 예뻤다
  • Director: Jung Dae-Yoon
  • Writer: Jo Sung-Hee
  • Network: MBC
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: September 16 – November 11, 2015
  • Runtime: Wednesdays & Thursdays 21:55
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea



A romantic comedy about two past acquaintances who meet again after they’ve gone through a reversal of fortunes and appearances, set in the backdrop of a fashion magazine’s publishing office.

Kim Hye-jin was a very pretty girl from a rich family. After her family’s publishing company went bankrupt, she experienced hardships then lost her beauty too. Ji Sung-joon was an unattractive boy with low self-esteem, but grows up as a handsome and successful editor.

The two decided to meet again as adults, but Sung-joon was unable to recognize Hye-jin. Ashamed and embarrassed to meet her first love and ruin his perception of her, Hye-jin asks her attractive best friend, Ha-ri, to appear in her place. Things, however, soon get complicated as Hye-jin was assigned to work at The Most magazine publishing office where Sung-joon is the deputy chief editor. He openly mistreats and belittles her for her clumsy nature, not knowing that she was his real childhood friend. Ha-ri also continues to meet Sung-joon, and soon develops feelings for him.


Main Characters>>>




  • Name: Hwang Jung-Eum
  • Hangul: 황정음
  • Birthdate: January 25, 1985
  • Birthplace: South Korea
  • Height: 167cm
  • Blood Type: O
  • Twitter: @JungEum




  • Name: Park Seo-Joon
  • Hangul: 박서준
  • Born: December 16, 1988
  • Birthplace: South Korea
  • Height: 185cm





  • Name: Koh Joon-Hee
  • Hangul: 고준희
  • Birth Name: Kim Eun-Joo (김은주)
  • Birthdate: August 31, 1985
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Height: 172cm



  • Name Choi Si-Won
  • Hangul: 최시원
  • Birthdate: February 10, 1987
  • Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
  • Height: 183cm
  • Blood Type: B
  • Twitter: @siwon407
  • Note: Member of K-pop group “Super Junior”







Sources: Wiki, MBC website


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