Title : Basketball Genre: Period, Sport, Romance, Action Episodes: 24 + 1 Special Director: Kwak Jung Hwan, Song Hyun Wook Screenwriter: Kim Gwa Jang Broadcast network: tvN, every Monday & Tuesday 22:00 Broadcast period: 2013-Oct-14 to 2014-Jan-07
Synopsis The drama’s set during Japanese occupation in Korea until Korea was divided into North and South. The story is about the only Korean unified national basketball team which made history by advancing to the quarterfinal of the 1948 London Olympics.
Character Description Kang San From a poor family, he gets away from poverty and finds success through basketball.
Choi Shin Young A girl from rich family. Kang San loves her and he tries to brushes their social disparity.
Min Chi Ho A popular basketball star. He is Kang San’s rival in basketball and love.
Gong Yunbae He’s a street gambler who draws Kang San to ‘basketball gambling’
Choi Jaekook Choi Shin Young’s father. He hates Kang San because Kang San loves his daughter and uses dirty trick to send Kang San into Japanese Army
Min Tae Sin
Chi Ho’s father. Influential man who fights Japanese occupation with his own way.