Lights and Shadows (TV series)

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Lights and Shadows
Lights and Shadows-poster.jpg
Promotional poster for Lights and Shadows
Also known as 'Light and Shadow'
Genre
Written by Choi Wan-kyu
Directed by Lee Joo-hwan
Starring
Country of origin South Korea
Original language(s) Korean
No. of episodes 64
Production
Running time 70 minutes
Release
Original network Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation
Original release November 28, 2011 (2011-11-28) – July 3, 2012 (2012-07-03)
Chronology
Preceded by Gyebaek
Followed by Golden Time
External links
Website www.imbc.com/broad/tv/drama/lichtundschatten/
Korean name
Hangul 그림자
Revised Romanization Bit-gwa Geurimja
McCune–Reischauer Pit-kwa Gŭrimja

Lights and Shadows (Hangul빛과 그림자; RRBit-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.[1]

Plot[edit]

It tells the story of Kang Ki-tae who came from a wealthy family and became the first national entertainer during the Vietnam War in the 1970s and 1980s.[2]

Cast[edit]

Main characters[edit]

Supporting characters[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Recipient Result
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

International broadcast[edit]

  • It aired in Vietnam on VTC9 - Let's Viet beginning February 22, 2014, under the title Ánh sáng và bóng tối.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 명품 드라마 '빛과 그림자' 14회 연장 확정. Xports News (in Korean). April 10, 2012. Retrieved November 11, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Light and Shadow". MBC Global Media. Retrieved November 11, 2012. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Park, Hyun-min (December 22, 2011). "Seungri to Cameo on Light and Shadow". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved November 11, 2012. 
  5. ^ Ko, Hong-ju (December 12, 2011). "Seungri To Appear in Light and Shadow Again". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved November 11, 2012. 

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