I Am Legend (TV series)
|I Am Legend|
Promotional poster for I Am Legend
|Written by||Im Hyeon-kyeong
|Directed by||Kim Hyeong-sik|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||16|
|Original channel||Seoul Broadcasting System|
|Original release||August 2, 2010 – September 21, 2010|
|Preceded by||Coffee House|
|Followed by||Dr. Champ|
Jeon Seol-hee (Kim Jung-eun) files for divorce after realizing that she deserves to be treated better by her unappreciative lawyer husband, Cha Ji-wook (Kim Seung-soo) and his snobbish family. Determined to get her life back on track, she returns to her rock band roots, becoming the leader of the Comeback Madonna Band. Her bandmates are fellow 'ahjummas' who have personal problems of their own, and together they search for happiness and personal fulfillment through music.
- Main characters
- Kim Jung-eun as Jeon Seol-hee
- Lee Joon-hyuk as Jang Tae-hyun
- Kim Seung-soo as Cha Ji-wook
- Jang Shin-young as Kang Soo-in
- Hong Ji-min as Lee Hwa-ja
- Juni as Yang Ah-reum
- Go Eun-mi as Kang Ran-hee
- Jang Young-nam as Oh Seung-hye
- Supporting characters
- Cha Hwa-yeon as Mrs. Hong
- Park Young-ji as District Attorney Cha
- Yoon Joo-hee as Jeon Jae-hee
- Kim Dong-hyun as Jang Noo-ri
- Kim Myung-gook as Yang Kwang-yeol
- Jung Suk-yong as Gong Deok-soo
- Kim Joon-hyung as Han Min-kyu
- Jang Hang-sun as Go Jin-bae
- Seo Jin-wook as judge
- U-Kiss as Kiss Band
- Bye Bye Sea as Soo-in's boyband trainees
- Im Hyun-sik as President Beon Young-ho
- Baek Seung-hyun as Young-nal (supermarket employee)
- Teen Top as himself (cameo)
- Ha Seung-ri
The series featured real musical performances from the fictional Comeback Madonna Band – comprised by actresses Kim Jung-eun (vocals and rhythm guitar), Juni (lead guitar), Hong Ji-min (bass) and Jang Shin-young (drums). The original songs "Comeback Madonna" and "You" are included in the soundtrack, as well as several modernized rock covers of famous pop songs from the 1980s and 1990s that the band performed in the show. Comeback Madonna Band also performed live at the Pentaport Rock Festival and Jecheon International Music & Film Festival.
The official soundtrack was released on August 31, 2010 through LOEN Entertainment.
- 컴백마돈나 (Comeback Madonna) – Comeback Madonna Band
- 백만송이장미 (A Million Roses) – Comeback Madonna Band
- 그대가 (You) – Lee Joon-hyuk
- Killing Me Softly – Comeback Madonna Band
- 회상 (Reminiscence) – Kim Jung-eun
- 사랑사랑사랑 (Love Love Love) – Comeback Madonna Band
- 기분 좋은 날 (A Fine Day) – Comeback Madonna Band
- 그대가 (You) – Kim Jung-eun & Lee Joon-hyuk (Duet ver.)
- 황홀한 고백 (A Blissful Confession) – Comeback Madonna Band
- 뮤지컬 (Musical) – Hong Ji-min
- 사랑은 빗물처럼 사랑은 늘 그렇게 (Love, Love is Always So, Like Rain Water) – Go Eun-mi
- 너에게 Dear music (To You, Dear Music) – Kim Jung-eun
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