Today we’ll be talking about Backstreet Rookie Episode Guide. “Backstreet Rookie”, the much anticipated Korean drama mini-series, starring Ji Chang-Wook and Kim Yoo-Jung in lead roles is based on the 2016-17 webtoon, “Convenience Store Saet-byul”. The series is set to take over the SBS Fridays and Saturdays 22:00 (KST) time slot previously occupied by “The King: Eternal Monarch”. The first script reading for the SBS drama series “Backstreet Rookie” took place around February 2020 in South Korea. The first episode is to air on June 19th, 2020 and the series is to have a total of 16 episodes, ending in August 2020. The episodes do not have any specific titles.
What Is The Series About?
Jung Saet Byul is a 22-year-old four-dimensional girl with amazing fighting skills who loves her friends, family, and retro fashion. She has the boys lined up but has only one person who keeps her distracted, his name is Choi Dae Hyun. He became imprinted on her as an unforgettable person after a cigarette errand, almost three years ago. Three years later, Jung Saet Byul meets Choi Dae Hyun again at his convenience store that he now manages and becomes a part-time worker.
Here, Saet Byul and Dae Hyun’s love story begins as they heal the wounds of the heart, gain love, and become adults dreaming of the future. Their stories unfold into a pleasant comedy within the familiar sensibility of a convenience store.
The series is directed by Lee Myung Woo and the screenwriter is Son Geun Joo.
Above is the official trailer.
Cast Of “Backstreet Rookie”
The following is a list of the cast members of the Korean drama “Backstreet Rookie”
In the main role, we have –
- Ji Chang Wook as Choi Dae Hyun
- Kim Yoo Yung as Jung Saet Byul
In supporting roles, we have-
- Han Sun Hwa as Yoo Yeon Joo (Dae Hyun’s girlfriend)
- Do Sang Woo as JoSeung Joon (Head)
- Sol Bin as Jung Eun Byul (Saet Byul’s younger sister)
- Kim Sun Young as Kong Boon Hee (Dae Hyun’s mother)
- Lee Byung Joon as Choi Yong Pil (Dae Hyun’s father)
- Eum Moon Suk as Han Dal Shik (Dae Hyun’s best friend)
- Woo Hyun as Kwon Eui Chu (4 Heavenly King’s band member)
- Lee Yoon Hee as Cha Gi Bok (4 Heavenly King’s band member)
- Bae Gi Beom as Go Kwang Tae (4 Heavenly King’s band member)
- Kyeon Mi Ri as Kim Hye Ja (Yeon Joo’s mother)
- Seo Ye Hwa as Hwang Geum Bi (Saet Byul’s best friend)
- Yoon Soo as Cha Eun Jo (Saet Byul’s best friend)
- Heo Jae Ho as Manager Bae
- Ji Chan as Kang Sung Tae
- Lee Ju Ha as Oh Hyun-Ji (Jung Eun Byul’s best friend)
In guest roles, we have-
- Kim Min Kyu as Ji Wook (Jung Saet Byul’s alumnus)
- Jun as (Underage client)
- Go Gyu Pil as creator Pyeonsaengpyeonsa
- Jung Eun Ji
- Park Jin Joo
“Backstreet Rookie” Episode Guide
Below is a guide to the set of 16 episodes of this SBS mini-series. Each episode does not in fact have a specific name and is just categorized by number. The first episode is set to release on June 19th, 2020, and is prepared to end with the last episode on August 8th, 2020. Below is a list of all the episodes along with its release date.
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 1 – June 19th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 2 – June 20th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 3 – June 26th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 4 – June 27th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 5 – July 3rd, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 6 – July 4th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 7 – July 10th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 8 – July 11th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 9 – July 17th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 10 – July 18th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 11 – July 24th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 12 – July 25th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 13 – July 31st, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 14 – August 1st, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 15 – August 7th, 2020
- Backstreet Rookie Episode 16 – August 8th, 2020
The run time of the series is Friday and Saturday at 22:00 (KST) which is 6:30 PM (IST). The writers include Hwalhwasan (webcomic), Geumsagong (webcomic), and Son Geun-Joo. Though the series is originally in Korean, it is available globally with subtitles in most languages, and so, giving fans all around the world to a chance to enjoy this lovely series. The network is SBS. Check back for more updates on this much-anticipated mini-series as we patiently wait for updates on the same!