Title: Big Genre: Fantasy, Romance, Comedy
Director: Ji Byung Hun, Kim Sung Yoon
Screenwriter: Hong Jung Eun, Hong Mi Ran (You’re Beautiful, My Girl)
Broadcast network: KBS2 every Monday & Tuesday 21:55
Broadcast period: 2012-June-04 to 2012-July-24 Synopsis
Da Ran (Lee Min Jung) is a girl who is engaged to the brilliant Dr. Seo Yoon Jae (Gong Yoo). She is going to start her work as a temporary teacher in a school and by accident meet a transfer student from USA named Kang Kyung Joon (Shin Won Ho) and because of some coincidences they get to know each other. Recently Yoon Jae behaved coldly to Da Ran and Kyung Joon finds out how much she suffers so he try to help her improving her relationship with Yoon Jae, but he and Yoon Jae are involved in a car accident and both fall into the river. Yoon Jae trys to save Kyung Joon. In hospital Kyung Joon wakes and find himself in the body of Yoon Jae, as his body is lying in hospital and everybody thinks he is in a coma. The only one whom he can tell that he is not Yoon Jae is Da Ran.How he should act as Yoon Jae and not young Kyung Joon and how Da Ran should behave him from now on?
Gong Yoo as Seo Yoon Jae
Lee Min Jung as Kil Da Ran
Shin Won Ho as Kang Kyung Joon
Bae Suzy as Jang Ma Ri
Jang Hee Jin as Lee Se Young
Jang Hyun Sung as Kang Hyuk Soo
Go Soo Hee as Lee Kyung Mi
Ahn Suk Hwan as Kil Min Kyu
Yoon Hae Young as Lee Jung Hye
Baek Sung Hyun as Kil Choong Shik
Kim Seo Ra as Ahn Hye Jung
Moon Ji Yoon as Na Hyo Sang
Choi Ran as Kim Young Ok
Shin Ji Soo as Lee Ae Kyung
Im Ji Eun as Kang Hee Soo
Jo Young Jin as Seo In Wook
Choi Ro Woon as Gom Dol Yi
OST Vol 1 Title : Because It’s You (Youtube) Singer : Davichi Trivia
- Big is the eighth drama from writer Hong Jung Eun and her younger sister Hong Mi Ran (both famously known as Hong Sisters). All their 7 previous dramas were hits : The Greatest Love, My Girlfriend is Gumiho, You’re Beautiful, Hong Gil Dong, Couple of Fantasy, My Girl and Delightful Girl Chun Hyang.
- Big debuted with 8.9 % rating (based on AGB Nielsen). It’s the second lowest opening rating for any Hong Sisters’ dramas. The lowest ever was The Greatest Love (opened with 6.5%) but managed to reached 17% rating for the finale.
- Shin Won Ha is rookie actor and debuts a Korean-Japanese-Chinese boy band on June 6, 2012.
- Before becoming a couple in this drama, Gong Yoo and Lee Min Jung were the couple model for fashion brand Mind Bridge since 2009
- The name of Gong Yoo’s official fan club is ‘Yoo & I’
- Big is the newest drama from Gong Yoo after The 1st Shop of Coffee Prince (2007) and serving the army (2008-2009)
- Kpop duo girl group Davichi sing Big’s ost ‘Because It’s You‘ . The song appears in the first episode.
- Gil Da Ran’s age in drama was changed from 24 to 26 years old, probably to make it more reasonable as a school teacher.
- Lee Min Jung and Jang Dong Gun wore the same luxury bags
- Suzy becomes Korean first female to have 1 million twitter followers
- Lee Min Jung’s trying hard to check Gong Yoo’s pants
- Gong Yoo and Lee Min Jung in romantic stroll
- Gong Yoo, Lee Min Jung and Suzy heat the summer with Big
- Irresistible : Lee Min Jung and Gong Yoo