Title: Five Fingers / The Piano Forest
Genre: Romance, Musical, Melodrama
Director: Choi Hyeong Hoon
Screenwriter: Kim Soon Ok (Temptation of an Angel, Temptation of Wife)
Broadcast network: SBS, every Saturday & Sunday 21:50
Broadcast period: 2012-Aug-18 to 2012- Nov-25
Tells story of young people with tragic past and misfortunes but find their dreams and love. Joo Ji Hoon will play a genius pianist who comes from troubled family.
A pianist who traded dream for money
She’s a perfect supportive wife who never complaints to her unfaithful husband when her husband brought home his illegitimate son.
She also endures her mentally disabled mother-in-law who hates her.
She receives all those burden with a hope that her own son one day would be the owner of Busung group.
But, her husband picks the illegitimate son as his successor.
She’s angry and arguing with her husband when an accident happened.
A huge fire is coming from her mother-in-law’s room. Her husband died because of it. And she’s scrambling to save her own son from the big fire.
But, she makes mistake that instead of her own son, she actually saves that illegitimate son.
Cries in her son’s hospital, she decides to seek revenge to the illegitimate son who brings all the misfortune in her life.
He has a great fortune, from an orphan he becomes the successor of the biggest musical instrument company.
He’s experiencing confusion as his life turns from a poor boy to the rich one overnight but he adapts with it and sparks a confident personality.
When his stepmother saves her instead of her own son, his stepmother and his younger brother becomes the main important person in his life.
As the biggest shareholder of Busung group with his stepmother, family who loves him and a girl who loves his music, he thinks that he has everything until he hit the rock bottom.
he hates to lose. Nobody beats him except one man, his older brother.
He can’t accept that his older brother suddenly appeared in his life and takes away one by one everything he has.
He wants to stay away from his mother who saves his older brother instead of him.
He’s n despair and decides to leave Korea after he lost his little finger because of that fire accident.
After 14 years he returns to Korea with a purpose to take back everything he lost and starts the war.
Hong Da Mi
A pianist who was born with strong sensibility of music
A bright and cheerful girl who always smile.
She knows how to be happy in her poverty and she knows how to win over sorrow.
She lost her piano because of her poverty but she never forgets it.
She meets 2 men through piano.
Ji Ho who drove her as a musical-note thief and In Ha who saves her when she was facing suspicion as cheater in her school.
Yoo Man Se
Self-righteousness and egoistic man who was born in rich family.
He loved Young Ran but she betrayed her.
Finally he successfully made her his wife only to make it as the way to revenge her.
He demands her to be a submissive wife instead of pursuing a pianist career.
He then brings home an illegitimate son without feeling sorry for his wife and declares that illegitimate son as his heir.
Song Nam Joo
A lady that has warm heart who married her husband , Supyo, who has hearing defect.
They have 2 children, a smart and straightforward Woo Jin and lovely girl, Da Mi.
She’s happily living in her poverty until an accident happens.
She lost her husband when fire broke at Chairman Yoo’s house. To be more painful is that her husband is suspected as the criminal.
While she pulls all her effort to clean her husband’s name, she had a miscarriage of her supposedly third child.
Although she is pushed out of town with a false charge of arsonist, she believes that her husband didn’t do it and she gives her life to seek the justice of it.
When his family suddenly faces turmoil when his father is suspected as the arsonist, her mother collapses with miscarriage, he doesn’t want to see his family gets hurt again.
He abandons his dream to be a doctor and starts to negotiate with the devil.
Kim Jung Wook
He was a poor music student and when Young Rang betrayed him, he suffered.
When he was trying to commit suicide he happens to save a gangster and his life is changed.
He becomes the gangster’s son-in-law and finally become the head of the gangster.
He starts a business relationship with Busang group which makes him meets Young Rang continuously.
He also raises Woo Jin as his successor for revenge.
Joo Ji Hoon as Yoo Ji Ho
Chae Si Ra as Chae Young Rang
Ji Chang Wook as Yoo In Ha
Jin Se Yun as Hong Da Mi
Na Moon Hee as Min Ban Wol
Cha Hwa Yun as Na Gye Hwa
Jo Min Ki as Chae Young Ran’s husband
Jun Noh Min as Yoo Man Se
Jun Mi Sun as Song Nam Joo (Da Mi’s mother)
Jung Joon Ha as Louis Kang
Jung Eun Woo as Hong Woo Jin
Lee Hae In as Jeong So Yool
Jung Hye Jin as Dong Hee
Kang Yi Suk as Young Ji Ho
Jang Hyun Sung as Choi Seung Jae
8 minutes preview
- Couple of weeks before Five Fingers‘ debut date, T-ara (Ham Eun Jung’s Kpop group) was hit by an alleged bullying scandal . Because of that, several netizen called Ham Eun Jung to step down from her TV’s program including Five Fingers
- Finally on August 22, news broke that Eun Jung stepped down from the drama. Replaced by Jin Se Yun.
|Date||Episode||TNmS (%)||AGB Nielsen (%)|
|2012-08-18||01||12.1 (6th)||13.4 (6th)||11.2 (8th)||12.5 (6th)|
|2012-08-19||02||13.4 (8th)||16.3 (4th)||12.7 (6th)||14.2 (6th)|
|2012-08-25||03||15.0 (4th)||17.4 (3rd)||14.1 (4th)||15.3 (4th)|
|2012-08-26||04||13.8 (7th)||15.7 (6th)||14.0 (6th)||14.9 (6th)|
|2012-09-01||05||13.3 (5th)||15.1 (4th)||13.7 (3rd)||14.3 (4th)|
|2012-09-02||06||11.3 (12th)||12.4 (9th)||11.8 (8th)||12.8 (8th)|
|2012-09-08||07||10.7 (12th)||11.6 (8th)||10.8 (8th)||11.0 (9th)|
|2012-09-09||08||9.4 (17th)||10.7 (15th)||10.5 (11th)||11.3 (9th)|
|2012-09-15||09||10.1 (15th)||11.2 (10th)||10.4 (9th)||10.5 (10th)|
|2012-09-16||10||9.8 (17th)||9.7 (15th)||9.2 (17th)||9.6 (12th)|
|2012-09-22||11||10.9 (7th)||11.9 (7th)||11.7 (6th)||12.6 (6th)|
|2012-09-23||12||10.5 (11th)||11.6 (8th)||10.0 (12th)||10.2 (13th)|
|2012-09-29||13||10.6 (9th)||12.2 (6th)||8.9 (8th)||9.4 (9th)|
|2012-09-29||14||9.8 (15th)||10.9 (12th)||8.5 (13th)||8.9 (10th)|
|2012-10-06||15||10.1 (13th)||11.3 (8th)||10.2 (8th)||10.5 (9th)|
|2012-10-07||16||9.6 (16th)||10.9 (13th)||8.4 (15th)||8.8 (16th)|
|2012-10-13||17||9.4 (14th)||10.4 (11th)||10.1 (8th)||10.4 (10th)|
|2012-10-14||18||10.1 (10th)||12.1 (7th)||9.3 (10th)||9.4 (10th)|
|2012-10-20||19||10.3 (9th)||11.4 (10th)||11.3 (6th)||12.1 (7th)|
|2012-10-21||20||9.7 (14th)||10.9 (10th)||10.8 (8th)||11.0 (8th)|
|2012-10-27||21||11.9 (10th)||12.6 (7th)||11.4 (7th)||11.9 (6th)|
|2012-10-28||22||11.8 (8th)||12.7 (6th)||10.9 (8th)||11.7 (7th)|
|2012-11-03||23||11.4 (8th)||12.6 (6th)||12.6 (5th)||13.7 (5th)|
|2012-11-04||24||12.6 (9th)||14.1 (8th)||13.0 (7th)||13.2 (7th)|
|2012-11-10||25||13.7 (6th)||16.0 (4th)||13.5 (5th)||14.1 (6th)|
|2012-11-11||26||13.3 (8th)||14.7 (7th)||13.5 (8th)||14.3 (7th)|
|2012-11-17||27||11.8 (7th)||13.2 (6th)||12.6 (6th)||13.0 (5th)|
|2012-11-18||28||11.5 (8th)||11.9 (7th)||12.3 (7th)||12.7 (7th)|
|2012-11-24||29||12.0 (5th)||12.4 (6th)||12.5 (5th)||13.3 (5th)|
|2012-11-25||30||11.3 (8th)||12.3 (7th)||11.4 (8th)||11.6 (7th)|