OCN Network is known for its k-drama thrillers. With ‘Chimera’ ending recently, fans might be looking for another thriller, and the search might end here! OCN Network’s 2017 k-drama ‘Black’ is the k-drama if you are in the mood of pulling an all-nighter watching. Cause with the twists and turns along with some really scary visuals, one is bound to stay up all night with curiousness and fear. The show starts with a man diving into the cold sea and seeing his body frozen and trapped in the car. Moving on to a murder case, a police investigation is going on. And we start meeting our characters.
With the time and story passing by, we see the main leads teaming up to bring justice and falling in love with each other in the process. A murder mystery that leads to unraveling the past as behind every meeting, there is a connection—digging up the old things and clearing the misunderstandings for a better future in the present and the afterlife. From the cast to the story, ‘Black’ is a whole package of thrilling k-drama that one might want to watch if looking for a new thing to watch. Here is a look at the k-drama ‘Black,’ from the cast to if it’s worth the watch!
The Cast and The Characters
‘Dr. Jin’ and ‘Man of Will’ fame Song Seung Heon takes over the role of Han Moo Gang. From a rookie detective, he goes on to get possessed by the Grim Reaper real quick. ‘Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol’ fame Go Ara takes plays the role of Kang Ha Ram. A girl has the ability to see supernatural entities and can predict death. ‘Guardian: The Lonely and Great God’ fame Lee El plays the role of Yoon Soo Wan. The girlfriend of Moo Gang holds a connection with about some tapes from the past. ‘Joseon Exorcist’ fame Kim Dong Joon is the family outcast and the fall guy for his family business, an insurance company. ‘One the Woman’ and ‘Start Up’ fame Kim Won Hae plays Na Kwang Gyu, Moo Gang’s fellow detective. A lot of supporting cast have graced the show with their roles too.
‘Black’: How Did It All Start?
Ha Ram has the ability to see the shadows of death, being able to know when a person is going to die and warning that person. But the person still not paying attention ends up dead. Ha Ram has been called unfortunate all her life. So when she told the police about her ability during the interrogation session, everybody thought she was joking except for Moo Gang. Han Moo Gang is a rookie detective. We saw him as a person not being fit to be at a crime scene as he pukes as soon as he sees a skeleton or meat.
Getting into fights with people or ruining the evidence cause he was creeped out and puked. His detective team is sick of him, especially his partner Na Kwang Kyun. As detectives, they do look out for each other. But even they are getting close to Moo Gang’s behavior. After a series of even, Moo Gang and Ha Ram decide to team up to save the people using Ha Ram’s ability. But things didn’t go as they thought they would!
How To Watch ‘Black’ Kdrama?
‘Black’ is available to watch on the OCN Network. For global viewing, ‘Black’ is also available to watch on the streaming platform Netflix. The k-drama has 18 episodes, and each episode has a runtime of around 1 hour 25 minutes. While the k-drama can be easily binge-watched in a day or two. The gripping story of the show doesn’t let viewers leave in the middle of it, keeping everyone hooked to their screens.