Promotional poster for Two Wives
|Genre||Melodrama, Family, Romance|
|Written by||Lee Yoo-seon|
|Directed by||Yoon Ryu-hae|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||120|
|Running time||30 minutes
Mondays to Fridays at 19:20 (KST)
|Original channel||Seoul Broadcasting System|
|Original release||May 4, 2009– October 30, 2009|
|Preceded by||Temptation of Wife|
|Followed by||Wife Returns|
|Related shows||Two Wives (Philippine TV series)|
Two Wives (Hangul: 두 아내; RR: Du Anae) is a 2009 South Korean television series starring Kim Ji-young, Son Tae-young, Kim Ho-jin, and Kang Ji-sub. The daily drama aired on SBS on Mondays to Fridays at 19:20 from May 4 to October 30, 2009 for 120 episodes.
Kang Chul-soo (Kim Ho-jin) divorces his wife Yoon Young-hee (Kim Ji-young) to start anew with single mother Han Ji-sook (Son Tae-young), with whom he had carried on an affair. After the split, however, Chul-soo gets into a car accident and wakes up with fake memories of Ji-sook. Chul-soo thinks he's still married to Young-hee, and Young-hee and everyone else can only play along while he recovers.
- Kim Ji-young as Yoon Young-hee
- Son Tae-young as Han Ji-sook
- Kim Ho-jin as Kang Chul-soo
- Kang Ji-sub as Song Ji-ho
- Yoon family
- Andy Lee as Yoon Nam-joon (Young-hee's younger brother)
- Jeon Moo-song as Yoon Jang-soo (Young-hee's father)
- Jo Yang-ja as Seo Yeo-ja (Young-hee's mother)
- Kang family
- Kim Yoon-kyung as Kang Do-hee
- Kim Yong-rim as Jang Young-ja (Chul-soo's mother)
- Kang Sung-jin as Ahn Kyung-tae
- Kim Young-ran as Oh Dal-ja
- Uhm Min-woo as Kang Han-byul (Young-hee and Chul-soo's son)
- Han family
- Kim Soo-jung as Han So-ri (Ji-sook's daughter)
- Extended cast
- Lee Yoo-jin as Jo Mi-mi
- Choi Won-young as Lee Young-min
- Go Jung-min as Yoo Young-sun
- Yoon Ji-min as Oh Hye-ran
- Kim Hye-ok as Ji-ho's mother
- Kim Na-young as Oh Ae-rang
- Jung Tae-won as Dong-joon
- Seol Ji-yoon as Dong-joon's mother
- Jang Joon-ho as editor
- Kang Soo-han as editor's son
- Jung Ji-ah as Se-ri
- Jung Chi-in
- Min Ah-ryung
- Jeon Sung-hwan
- Yang Hee-kyung
- This was actress Son Tae-young's return to the small screen after getting married to Kwon Sang-woo and giving birth to a son.
- Actress Kim Ji-young's real-life mother-in-law, Kim Yong-rim, portrayed her mother-in-law in this drama as well.
- It aired in the Philippines on ABS-CBN, dubbed in Tagalog, from July 9, 2012 to January 11, 2013.
- A Philippine remake aired on ABS-CBN from October 13, 2014 to March 13, 2015, starring Kaye Abad (as Yvonne), Erich Gonzales (as Janine), and Jason Abalos (as Victor).
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- "Battle of two wives begins today". The Philippine Star. 9 July 2012. Retrieved 2014-10-03.
- "Koreanovela gets local version". The Philippine Star. 1 October 2014. Retrieved 2014-10-03.