PANDA AND HEDGEHOG
Title : Panda and The Hedgehog
Genre : drama
Episode : 16
Scriptwriter : Han Joon Yung (It’s Okay, Daddy Girl)
Broadcast station : Channel A, every Saturday & Sunday 19:30
Broadcast period : 2012-August-18 – 2012- October – 7
Go Seung Ji (Lee Dong Hae) is a patissier who has been an orphan since childhood and has a gruff and prickly personality that matches his nickname of “Hedgehog (Goseumdochi).” He meets the easygoing and sweet-natured Pan Da Yang (Yoon Seung Ah), better known as “Panda,” who hires him as the new patissier of Café Panda. Together, the two work to make Café Panda a success while fending off competition from the Saint-Honoré bakery franchise.
Genius Patissier . Because of his father’s crime case, his mother went to jail instead of his father. Seungji did not know why he had to grow up without parents. Because there’s no photos, Seungji did not know his parents. Though he is tough and hot-tempered, he is like baby-hedgehog in the palm in front of Miss Panda.
Miss Panda / Pan Da Yang
Owner of café Panda as well as freelancer reporter of food-magazine. Her father, who used to be an autopsy-doctor, had opened bakery as he did not want his family live in the circumstance that death person’s smell is near. But, the bakery had to close soon as he had to take rest because of illness. It’s already 5 years since her father passed away. She determined to accomplish her father’s dream on behalf of him.
As she does not have talent for love-affairs, she does not know that there are two men love her. She hold cookie on both hands at the same time without knowing how to solve the love-triangle.
Vice-president of the biggest bakery franchise. He is competent, handsome and superior. He makes other people envy because of his capability but actualy he has problem deep in his heart. Turns out, his father, Choi Jaekyum, is his step-farther. Wonil looks down on his step-father secretlybecause taht man took over his father seat. He feels betrayed by his mother from mother. So, although he looks as a sincere son but actually he is very lonely.
He is very cold to his parents, but he is very warm to Miss Panda.
Choi Wonil’s employee as well as Miss Panda’s best friend.
Suddenly, one prince who could change her life appears. It is Choi Wonil. She likes him so much.
Though she made it clear to Miss Panda that she wants to take him, as Miss Panda and Choi Wonil becomes close, she starts to show her nature of evil.
The owner of bakery shop that Seunji works for. Actually, he’s Seungji’s grandfather. He could not accept the relation between his only daughter, Mihyang, that he considers her like his precious jewel and his worker, Jaekyum, that had seduced his daughter. So, he cut relationship with them and finally he could not recognize his own grandson.
Daughter of Park Byungmoo. Mother of Seungji. She went to jail on behalf of herhusband. But, all she got only her husband’s betrayal. She also lost her son.
Aunt of Pan Da Yang and Pan Da Na. Though she is not rich, she loves her nieces very much, and, whenever they need help, she rushes to them. She even put advertising-paper-of-Panda café on her taxi.
Pan Da Na
Pan Da Yang’s younger sister. She is always late one second. She is poor to catch the sense. Sometimes, she shows hot-temper in not proper situation. Her top agony is that she does not have boy-friend. Second agony is that Panda-café is so poor at business.
Typical type of cheap person. He used to be a chef in Panda-café. When his license is found to be the faked one, he had to quit Panda café. Then, he kept hatred to Panda-sisters, then, set up another café ‘Fox’ near Panda-café. He continuously spies Panda café, and, spreads bad rumor against Ko Seungji.
Seungji’s real father and Choi Wonil’s step father.
The shameless coward cheapest man. Though he handed over her murdering-crime to his wife, Mihyang, he betrays his wife and even his son.
Younger sister of Wonil. She is always lack of something. She is tomboyish. She usually acts like boy-brother to her older brother Wonil. But, when she needs something from her brother, she acts like younger sister.
Han Seung Hyun as Hwang Bum Bo
Jung Min Jin as Jo Ki Tae
Hwang Byung Gook as Lee Jong Gab
Park Ha Na as Park Ha Na
Fujii Mina as Shiratori Mina (cameo, ep8-9)
Nam Ji Hyun as Manager Nam Ji Hyun (cameo, ep16)