Spy 스파이

Genre: Thriller, Family, Romance
Episodes: 16 (To Be Confirmed)
Broadcast network: KBS2
Broadcast period: 2015-Jan-09 to 2015-Feb-27
Air time: Friday 21:30 (2 episodes in a row)


This drama is based on an Israeli drama called “The Gordin Cell” and modified to fit the North/South Korea relations.

The fictional story begins after the execution of real-life North Korean general Jang Sung Taek. One day an order comes down from North Korea, reactivating erstwhile spy Park Hye Rim ((Bae Jung Ok) who has spent decades in South Korea as an ordinary housewife. She is given the mission to turn and bring in her own son, Kim Seon Woo ((Kim Jae Joong). Cool-headed, quick-witted genius Seon Woo is an information analyst on North Korea working for the NIS (National Intelligence Service).

His girlfriend Yoon Jin (Go Sung Hee) is a tour guide for Chinese tourists who cannot speak Chinese, and they fell in love when Seon Woo helped her translate. Hye Rim is suddenly forced to choose between her son and country, and risks her life to see the choice through…


Main Cast

Kim Jae Joong as Seon Woo
Go Sung Hee as Yoon Jin (Seon Woo’s girl friend)
Bae Jung Ok as Park Hye Rim (Seon Woo’s mother)
Yoo Oh Sung as Ki Chul (North Korean Agent)

Supporting Cast

Jung Won Joong as Kim Woo Suk (Seon Woo’s father)
Lee Ha Eun as Kim Young Seo (Seon Woo’s sister)
Kim Min Jae as Jong Hyuk (Seon Woo’s leader)
Jo Dal Hwan as Hyun Tae (Seon Woo’s colleague)
Ryu Hye Young as Enya (Seon woo’s colleague)
Woohyuk as Jeong Ho (Ki Chul’s assistant)
Chae Soo Bin as Soo Yeon (North Korean agent who works with the NIS)

Production Credits

Director: Park Hyun Suk
Screenwriter: Han Sang Woon


“Spy” takes over the KBS2 Fridays 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “Hi! School – Love On”.

Official Site



Episode 01

Episode 02





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