Lights and Shadows (TV series)
|Lights and Shadows|
Promotional poster for Lights and Shadows
|Also known as||'Light and Shadow'|
|Written by||Choi Wan-kyu|
|Directed by||Lee Joo-hwan|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||64|
|Running time||70 minutes|
|Original network||Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation|
|Original release||November 28, 2011– July 3, 2012|
|Followed by||Golden Time|
|Revised Romanization||Bit-gwa Geurimja|
Lights and Shadows (Hangul: 빛과 그림자; RR: Bit-gwa Geurimja) is a 2012 South Korean retro-drama series, starring Ahn Jae-wook, Nam Sang-mi, Lee Pil-mo and Son Dam-bi. It aired on MBC from November 28, 2011 to July 3, 2012 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 64 episodes.
The series was originally planned for 50 episodes, but it was extended to 64 due to high ratings.
- Ahn Jae-wook as Kang Ki-tae
- Nam Sang-mi as Lee Jung-hye
- Lee Pil-mo as Cha Soo-hyuk
- Son Dam-bi as Yoo Chae-young
- Jun Kwang-ryul as Jang Chul-hwan
- Lee Jong-won as Jo Myung-kook
- Sung Ji-ru as Shin Jung-goo
- Shin Da-eun as Kang Myung-hee
- Son Jin-young as Hong Soo-bong
- Ahn Gil-kang as Noh Sang-taek
- Lee Se-chang as Choi Sung-won
- Kim Hee-won as Yang Tae-sung
- Ryu Dam as Yang Dong-chul
- Jun Gook-hwan as Kang Man-shik
- Park Won-sook as Park Kyung-ja
- Kim Mi-kyung as Kim Geum-rye
- Seo Seung-man as Johnny Boy
- Kim Dong-gyoon as Cherry Boy
- Ha Jae-sook as Lee Kyung-sook
- Lee Ah-yi as Kim Gye-soon
- Narsha as Lee Jung-ja
- Jo Mi-ryung as Soon-ae
- Gayoon as Hyun-kyung
- Cha Tae-hyun as drunkard (cameo, ep 2)
- Seungri as Ahn Jae-su (cameo, ep 9-10)
Awards and nominations
|2012||MBC Drama Awards||Drama of the Year||Lights and Shadows||Nominated|
|Top Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Project Drama||Ahn Jae-wook||Nominated|
|Top Excellence Award, Actress in a Special Project Drama||Nam Sang-mi||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Project Drama||Lee Jong-won||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actor in a Special Project Drama||Lee Pil-mo||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Special Project Drama||Shin Da-eun||Nominated|
|Golden Acting Award, Actor||Jun Kwang-ryul||Won|
|Golden Acting Award, Actress||Lee Hwi-hyang||Nominated|
- It aired in Vietnam on VTC9 - Let's Viet beginning February 22, 2014, under the title Ánh sáng và bóng tối.
- 명품 드라마 '빛과 그림자' 14회 연장 확정. Xports News (in Korean). April 10, 2012. Retrieved November 11, 2012.
- "Light and Shadow". MBC Global Media. Retrieved November 11, 2012.
- Park, Hyun-min (November 30, 2011). "Cha Tae Hyun Fails to be Noticed in Light and Shadow". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved November 11, 2012.
- Park, Hyun-min (December 22, 2011). "Seungri to Cameo on Light and Shadow". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved November 11, 2012.
- Ko, Hong-ju (December 12, 2011). "Seungri To Appear in Light and Shadow Again". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved November 11, 2012.