LOVE AND AMBITION
Title: Love and Ambition
Screenwriter: Kim Soo Hyun
Producer: Yoon Young Mook with Lee Hyun Suk
Broadcast network: SBS , Saturday & Sunday at 21:45
Broadcast period: 2006-Feb-04 to 2006-Nov-12
This production is a remake of the same popular drama done by MBC in 1987.
Park Tae-joon (Jo Min Ki) is an intelligent law student and a filial son to his parents who runs a mill. His has a younger brother, Tae-soo (Lee Hoon) not quite as academic still quite smart and a known brat in town, and a younger sister, the kind and gentle hearted Sun-hee (Lee Yoo Ri). From the same town as Tae-Joon, Kim Mi-ja (Han Go Eun), his love interest is sick and tired of living in poverty and desires to leave their small town for a better life. One day after their father’s death, the family learns that they will lose their home as a pledge due to an assurance their father has made before his death.
From the poverty stricken post war era of the 1950s to the modern times of Korea, this TV-series follows a family and the surrounding characters who rode the drastic changes with passion.
Han Go Eun as Kim Mi-ja
Jo Min Ki as Park Tae-joon
Lee Hoon as Park Tae-soo
Lee Yoo Ri as Park Sun-hee
Choo Sang Mi as Jung-ja
Lee Seung Yun as Song Hye-joo
Maeng Sang Hoon as Kim Mi-ja’s dad
Lee Min Young as Eun Hwa
Ahn Yong Joon
Jung Jae Soon
Yoon Gi Won as Sung Kyun (Tae Soo’s friend)
Park Joon Geum as Hong Jo’s mother
Nam Seung Min