THE BIRTH OF A FAMILY
Title: The Birth of a Family
Genre: Romance, Melodrama, Family
Director: Go Heung Shik
Screenwriter: Kim Young In
Broadcast network: SBS, every Monday to Friday 19:20
Broadcast period: 2012-Dec-05 to 2013-May-17
A drama about an adopted woman who struggles to make a family.
Lee Soo Jung
Daughter of Choi Inhu and Jang Mihee. She is stubborn against stubborn person, but she’s weak in front weak person.
She’s short in patience and often makes mistake. After her father died from accident, she tries hard to keep her family safe.
Kang Yoon Jae
A man full of confidence. He gets a winning spirit and does his best at everything
Park Geum Ok
Mother-in-law of Soo Jung and real mother of Soo Ho.
Though she tried to treat Soo Jung(=adopted daughter) and Soo Ho(=real son) equally, she sometimes gives hard time to Soo Jung. After the death of her husband, when she saw Soo Jung who tries hard to save family, she feels deep thanks to Soo Jung.
Father-in-law of Soo Jung and Real father of Soo Ho. Very kind and righteous man.
Park Young Ok
Geum Ok’s younger sister. When she heard that Lee Kyungtae (her brother-in-law) is dead by accident, she visited sister. Then, she runs away with death benefit from insurance.
Jang Mi Hee
Mother of Ye Ri and real mother of Soo Jung. Graceful lady. As she loves her daughter (Ye Ri) very much, she begs Soo Jung (Love-rival of her daughter) to break off with Yoon Jae (=the man whom Ye Ri loves and also has relation with Soo Jung)
Ma Jin Chul
Father of Ye Ri. Chairman of the company. Manly and hot-temper person. As he loves his daughter too much, when he know Ye Ri (his daughter) cries because of her lover (= Yoonjae), he gives many hard times to Soo Jung (=love-rival of his daughter).
Ma Jin Hee
Ma Jin Chul’s 18 years younger sister.
Father of Kang Yoon Jae. Husband of Oh Young Ja. He likes to serve for somebody. So, he spends more than his earning.
Oh Young Ja
Mother of Kang Yoon Jae. Materialistic lady who thinks money is everything.
Whe she knew that her son, Yoonjae, is in love relationship with a daughter of rich family (Ye Ri) she tries to make them marry.
Since Soo Jung appears, she tries very hard to separate her son and Soo Jung.
Real father of Soo Jung. First lover of Jang Mi Hee. Though he and Mi Hee loved each other very much, they could not marry. After he became best-seller author, he received persistent courtship from Ma Jin Hee.
When he started to accept Jinhee’s heart, he surprised that Jin Hee’s sister-in-law is Jang Mi Hee (=His first lover)
Soo Jung’s family
Moon Hee Kyung as Park Geum Ok
Kim Jin Woo as Lee Soo Ho
Seo Hyun Suk as young Soo Ho
Son Byung Ho as Lee Kyung Tae
Jung Kyung Soon as Park Young Ok
Ye Ri’s family
Na Young Hee as Jang Mi Hee
Im Chae Moo as Ma Jin Chul
Jang Young Nam as Ma Jin Hee