“18 Again” is about a husband on the verge of divorce who suddenly finds himself back in the prime of his life, which was 18 years ago. It is based on the American film “17 Again.”
- Drama: 18 Again
- Revised romanization: 18 Again
- Hangul: 18 어게인
- Director: Ha Byung-Hoon
- Writer: Kim Do-Yeon, An Eun-Bin, Choi Yi-Ryun
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: September 7 – November 10, 2020
- Runtime: Mon & Tue 21:30
- Official Website
Jung Da-Jung (Kim Ha-Neul) is married to 37-year-old Hong Dae-Young (Yoon Sang-Hyun). They have have 18-year-old son and daughter. Jung Da-Jung works hard as a rookie announcer and she has a warm heart. She becomes completely fed up with her husband and is unable to deal with him anymore. Hong Dae-Young got fired from his job and he is looked down upon by his family. Jung Da-Jung hands him divorce papers.
Meanwhile, Hong Dae-Young looks at himself as an ordinary jobless middle-aged man. He regrets his life. At that moment, his body changes into that of an 18-year-old year old person, while his mind is still that of his 37-year-old self. Back in his teenage days, Hong Dae-Young (Lee Do-Hyun) was an excellent basketball player and also popular. Now, with his regained 18-year-old body, he changes his name to Ko Woo-Young and begins to live a new life.
- 18 Again Torrent Files takes over JTBC’s Monday & Tuesday 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “The Good Detective” and followed by “Live On” on November 17, 2020.