Title: Childless Comfort / Childless Good Fortune
Director: Jeong Eul Yeong
ScreenWriter: Kim Soo Hyun
Broadcast network: jTBC, every Saturday & Sunday 20:50
Broadcast period: 2012-Oct-27
A story about communication and love in a family through quarrels and relationships between parents and children.
He had raised three sons through a small stall in a local market. At the age of 65, he came back to his hometown and spends easy-old-days.
Now he’s 80 years old and he still works several hours a day. He’s living a very frugal life, but he donates to society for 40 years secretly.
Ahn Ho Sik’s first son. Like his mother, he is soft and can’t tell even white lie. He’s a retired school teacher and moved to small hometown because of high-blood pressure and diabetes.
He lives peacefully in his retirement, doing painting which is his hobby. His wife’s taking care of his health and his meal.
Ahn Ho Sik’s first daughter-in-law.
While she was raising her children, she helped father-in-law in his stall 4-5 hours a day. After her husband was diagnosed with high blood pressure and diabetes, she strictly controls her husband meals.
She’s stubborn and always tells what she thinks right
Ahn Ho Sik’s first grandson. Doctor in anesthesia unit. He invested plastic surgery clinic and borrow the money from his father. He used his salary to pay debt and buy clothes.
He’s a bit of handsome and has a doctor title , that’s why many females notice him. But he’s a little bit childish.
Ahn Ho Sik’s first granddaughter. Judge of local district court.
She is smart and intellectual. When she was pregnant with her ex-boyfriend, she decided to keep the baby and quitted her job as the judge.
Ahn Ho Sik’s last grandson. He does part-time job in a cafeteria. He aims to be a barista. He had failed college-entrance-exam two times, then, had to serve in army. After dismissing from army, he starts to learn to be a barista. Basically, he is kind and obedient. But, once he made his mind, he is very stubborn.
Daegi’s wife. Hired-pharmacist in pharmacy wholesaler. As she is assertive and resolute, she sometimes makes her mother-in-law astonished. She is also sometimes startled by mother-in-law as well. They adjust themselves to each other like that way.
Lee Soon Jae as Ahn Ho Shik
Seo Woo Rim as Choi Geum Shil
Hee Jae and Ji Ae’s family (the first child)
Yoo Dong Geun as Ahn Hee Jae
Kim Hae Sook as Lee Ji Ae
Uhm Ji Won as Ahn So Young
Ha Suk Jin as Ahn Sung Ki
Lee Do Young as Ahn Joon Ki
Hee Myung and Yoo Jung’s family (the second child)
Song Seung Hwan as Ahn Hee Myung
Im Ye Jin as Ji Yoo Jung
Jung Joon as Ahn Dae Ki
Kim Min Kyung as Kang Hyo Joo
Hee Gyu and Sae Rom’s family (the third child)
Yoon Da Hoon as Ahn Hee Gyu
Kyun Mi Ri as Shin Sae Rom
Jun Yang Ja as Shin Young Ja
Oh Yoon Ah as Lee Young Hyun
Son Na Eun as Oh Soo Mi