Be Melodramatic tells the story of the daily lives of Three 30 year old best friends.
Im Jin Joo is a scriptwriter for TV drama series. Her literary dreams often encroach on her writing, and her quirky personality often involves her speaking to inanimate objects. Meanwhile, Hwang Han Joo heads the marketing department of a production company and struggles to keep up with her work – due in no small part to the ceaseless pressures of motherhood. And Lee Eun Jung runs a one woman documentary production company.
Life begins to change for the trio, and one of Lee Eun Jung becomes a surprise runaway success, catapulting her into the public spotlight. How will the friends’ lives develop as their careers take different paths – and what does the future have in store for them?
- Drama: Be Melodramatic (English title) / Melo Suits Me (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Melloga Chejil
- Hangul: 멜로가 체질
- Director: Lee Byeong Hun
- Writer: Lee Byeong Hun, Kim Young Young
- Network: JTBC
- Episodes: 16
- Release Date: August 9 – September 28, 2019
- Runtime: Friday Saturdays 23:00
- Genre: Romance, Comedy
Im Jin Joo, Lee Eun Jung and Hwang Han Joo are best friends and they are all 30 years old.
Im Jin Joo is a drama series writer. She has emotional ups and downs. Her personality is a bit unique. Even though she is a drama series writer, she tries to write her scripts with a literary style. She also makes conversation with a luxurious bag in a shop window.
Lee Eun Jung is a documentary director. She has enjoyed documentaries since she was a child. She runs her own production company and she is the only staff member in the company. One of her documentaries becomes an unexpected hit.
Hwang Han Joo is head of a marketing team for a drama series production company. She is a single mother. Hwang Han Joo struggles to balance her work and raising a kid.
- Be Melodramatic Torrent Files takes over the JTBC’s Friday Saturday 23:00 time slot previously occupied by “Chief of Staff” and followed by “My Country” October, 2019.
Be Melodramatic Torrent Files