Item (TV series)
by Kim Jung-seok and Min Hyung
|Written by||Jung Yi-do|
|Directed by||Kim Sung-wook|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||32|
|Running time||35 minutes|
|Original network||MBC TV|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||February 11, 2019|
Item (Hangul: 아이템; RR: Aitem) is an upcoming South Korean television series based on the KakaoPage webtoon series of the same name and set to be a mystery fantasy drama. It stars Ju Ji-hoon, Jin Se-yeon, Kim Kang-woo and Kim Yoo-ri. It is scheduled to premiere on MBC on February 11, 2019.
A criminal profiler and a prosecutor work together in their attempts to decipher the secrets behind various objects which have special protection powers.
- A prosecutor who tries very hard to rescue his niece while also finding himself in a mystery of supernatural items.
- A criminal profiler who possesses a lot of skills and, even when confronted to shocking crime scenes, stays composed.
- A sociopath who collects items with supernatural powers by using his power and wealth. He murders anyone who tries to get in his way.
- Shin So-young's father who helps Kang Gon. He is also a veteran investigator.
- Park Won-sang as Goo Dong-yeong
- A catholic priest.
- Kim Byung-ki as Jo Kwan
- Jo Se-hwang's father.
- Shin Rin-ah as Kang Da-In
- Kang Gon's niece.
- Oh Seung-hoon as Seo Yo-han
- A good-looking detective with a lot of skills who earns the attention of women. Also Shin So-young's colleague.
- Kim Do-hyun as Choi Ho-joon
- Leader of the Special Investigation Unit's profiler team and Shin So-young's boss.
- In this table, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
|Ep.||Original broadcast date||Average audience share|
|1||February 11, 2019|
|3||February 12, 2019|
|5||February 18, 2019|
|7||February 19, 2019|
|9||February 25, 2019|
|11||February 26, 2019|
|13||March 4, 2019|
|15||March 5, 2019|
|17||March 11, 2019|
|19||March 12, 2019|
|21||March 18, 2019|
|23||March 19, 2019|
|25||March 25, 2019|
|27||March 26, 2019|
|29||April 1, 2019|
|31||April 2, 2019|
- Kim Jung-seok and Min Hyung. "아이템 (Item)". KakaoPage (in Korean). KakaoPage Corporation.
- "[단독] '천만배우' 주지훈, MBC '아이템' 주인공…내년 첫방". IS Plus (in Korean). 8 August 2018.
- "[공식입장] 주지훈 측 "'아이템', 검토 중인 작품 중 하나"". Xports News (in Korean). 8 August 2018.
- Lee Ye Eun (10 September 2018). "2019 상반기 최고 기대작, MBC 월화드라마 '아이템' 믿고 보는 배우 주지훈 캐스팅 확정". iMBC (in Korean).
- "Ju Ji-hoon to return to small screen". Kpop Herald. 10 September 2018.
- Lee Min-ki (11 September 2018). "MBC 측 "'아이템' 여주인공 진세연 확정, 주지훈과 호흡"(공식입장)". Newsen (in Korean).
- Yoon Hyo-jung (12 September 2018). "[공식입장]'아이템' 김강우 출연 확정, 소시오패스 악인 변신". News1 (in Korean).
- Jung Yu-na (11 September 2018). "[공식]김유리, '아이템' 출연 확정…2년 만에 안방극장 '컴백'". Chosun (in Korean).
- Park Seok-soo (13 November 2018). "배우 이대연, MBC 새월화 '아이템'서 진세연 아버지 신구철 役". OSEN (in Korean).
- Yoo Chung-hee (3 October 2018). "오승훈, '아이템' 출연 확정..시크한 형사役 [공식입장]". OSEN (in Korean).
- Hong Hye-min (21 September 2018). "김도현, '아이템' 출연 확정…진세연과 동료 호흡 [공식]". Star Hankooki Ilbo (in Korean).
- "[단독] '미션' 이정현, '아이템' 합류 확정...주지훈과 호흡". News1 (in Korean). 27 September 2018.
- "[공식] 김민교, MBC '아이템' 출연 확정…주지훈·진세연과 호흡". Sports Chosun (in Korean). 27 September 2018.
- "[공식] 신예 임영식, MBC '아이템' 캐스팅···주지훈·진세연과 호흡". SE Daily (in Korean). 10 October 2018.
- "이성우, MBC '아이템' 합류…주지훈X진세연과 호흡". Sports Donga (in Korean). 25 October 2018.
- "육진수, '아이템' 출연 인증샷…'강렬 카리스마'". Sports Khan (in Korean). 4 November 2018.
- Kim Ji-won (19 October 2018). "주지훈X진세연 '아이템' 대본 리딩 현장 어땠나". Tenasia Hankyung (in Korean).
- Mun Soo-yeon (19 October 2018). "'아이템' 주지훈·진세연·김강우, 첫 대본 리딩 공개…원작 웹툰 작가도 참석". Stoo Asiae (in Korean).
- "[N디데이] 주지훈x진세연 재회…'아이템' 오늘(20일) 첫 대본 리딩". Naver (in Korean). News1 Korea. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
- "AGB Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved June 20, 2018.
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