Live or Die (TV series)
|Live or Die|
|Developed by||KBS Drama Production|
|Written by||Moon Young-nam|
|Directed by||Jin Hyung-wook|
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||40|
|Executive producer(s)||Kim Sang-heon|
|Running time||35 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Chorokbaem Media|
|Distributor||Korean Broadcasting System|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||January 9, 2019– present|
Live or Die (Hangul: 왜그래 풍상씨; RR: Waegeurae Pungsangssi; lit. What's Wrong, Poong-sang) is a South Korean television series starring Yoo Jun-sang, Oh Ji-ho, Jeon Hye-bin, Lee Si-young and Lee Chang-yeob. It premiered on January 9, 2019 and airs on KBS2's Wednesdays and Thursdays at 22:00 (KST).
- The eldest brother and father figure of the family.
- He is the second oldest sibling and is seen as the family's "lost cause".
- She is the older twin and a university hospital doctor.
- She is the younger twin and is seen as the family's black sheep.
- He is the youngest sibling. He couldn't realize his dream of becoming a professional baseball player.
Other family members
- Shin Dong-mi as Kan Boon-shil (47 years old)
- Poong-sang's wife.
- Lee Bo-hee as Noh Yang-shim (65 years old)
- Poong-sang, Jin-sang, Jeong-sang, Hwa-sang and Wi-sang's mother.
- Park In-hwan as Kan Bo-koo (70 years old)
- Boon-shil's father. He runs the laundry.
- Kim Ji-young as Lee Joong-yi (15 years old)
- Poong-sang and Boon-shil's daughter.
- Ki Eun-se as Jo Young-pil (35 years old), Jeong-sang's friend.
- Song Jong-ho as Jin Ji-ham (41 years old), Jeong-sang's senior at the hospital, he's a surgeon.
- Choi Sung-jae as Kang Yeol-han (35 years old), Jeong-sang's colleague and past lover.
- Lee Sang-sook as Jeon Dal-ja (60 years old), Super Woman from Chungcheong Province.
- Choi Dae-chul as Jun Chil-bok (42 years old), Super Son and Jin-sang's friend.
- Yoon Sun-woo as Yoo Heung-man, Lee Hwa-sang's ex-husband.
- Lee Hyun-woong as Chonam's CEO.
- Lee Myung-ho as Yang-shim's lover.
- Kim Kiri as Kye Sang-ki, Young-pil's past lover.
- Kim Kwang-young as a widower.
- Lee Hyo-bi as the widower's daughter.
- Ha Min as Su Sam University Hospital's director.
- Cheon Lee-seul as Han Shim-lan.
- Park Ha-joon as Young Ha-nam (12 years old).
- Kim Hyo-gyeong as Jin Se-mi, Ji-shin and Su-jin's daughter.
- Ha Jae-young as Lee Ju-gil (Poong-sang, Jin-sang, Jeong-sang, Hwa-sang and Wi-sang's father)
- Ahn Nae-sang
- Moon Hee-kyung
- Oh Hyun-kyung
- Hwang Dong-joo
- Heo Seong-dae
- Byeon Jeong-min as Bae Soo-jin (Ji-ham's wife)
- In the table below, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
- NR denotes that the drama did not rank in the top 20 daily programs on that date.
|Ep.||Original broadcast date||Average audience share|
|1||January 9, 2019||5.4%||5.9% (20th)||5.5% (NR)|
|2||5.8%||6.7% (15th)||6.4% (17th)|
|3||January 10, 2019||6.4%||6.5% (18th)||5.9% (19th)|
|4||7.5%||7.8% (13th)||7.4% (12th)|
|5||January 16, 2019||6.8%||6.4% (18th)||6.0% (NR)|
|6||6.7%||6.5% (17th)||6.1% (19th)|
|7||January 17, 2019||7.4%||8.1% (13th)||8.3% (12th)|
|8||8.4%||10.2% (8th)||10.3% (7th)|
|9||January 23, 2019|
|11||January 24, 2019|
|13||January 30, 2019|
|15||January 31, 2019|
|17||February 6, 2019|
|19||February 7, 2019|
|21||February 13, 2019|
|23||February 14, 2019|
|25||February 20, 2019|
|27||February 21, 2019|
|29||February 27, 2019|
|31||February 28, 2019|
|33||March 6, 2019|
|35||March 7, 2019|
|37||March 13, 2019|
|39||March 14, 2019|
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 휴머니즘으로 뭉친 문영남 작가·유준상". Xports News (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 유준상, '동생 바보'의 고군분투 담긴 1차 티저 공개!". Special Times (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- Yim, Hyun-su (9 January 2019). "Troubled family learns to value each other on Live or Die". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
- Park, Jin-hai (9 January 2019). "Notorious drama writers tapped in to rescue falling viewership". The Korea Times. Retrieved 11 January 2019.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 유준상·오지호·전혜빈·이시영·이창엽, 5남매 확정". Newsen (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 유준상, 돈이 휘날리는 한복판에 섰다..그가 분노 폭발한 이유 뭘까?". Sedaily (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 오지호, 사건사고 유발자 '진상'으로 돌아온다". News Hankyung (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 전혜빈, 촌철살인 팩트 폭격기 변신". JTBC News (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 이시영, 유준상 화병 유발자...사고뭉치+프로 탈출러". News Hankyung (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "이창엽, '해피투게더4'로 첫 예능 출격...대본 인증도 훈훈". Sports Chosun (in Korean). Retrieved 2018-12-20.
- "'왜그래 풍상씨' 유준상부터 이시영까지, 한파 녹이는 불꽃 열연". Sports Chosun (in Korean). December 10, 2018. Retrieved December 20, 2018.
- "AGB Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved January 21, 2018.
- "SBS '황후의 품격' 수목극 절대지존, tvN '남자친구' 압도". Newsis (in Korean). January 10, 2019. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
- "tvN 남자친구, 비상!···SBS 황후에 이어 KBS 풍상씨까지". Newsis (in Korean). January 11, 2019. Retrieved January 11, 2019.
- "1월 16일 지상파 시청률, '왜그래 풍상씨' 수목극 1위..'황후의 품격' 결방". Break News (in Korean). January 17, 2019. Retrieved January 17, 2019.
- "'왜 그래 풍상씨'만 올랐네, TV 수목드라마 시청률 경쟁". Newsis (in Korean). Naver. January 18, 2019. Retrieved January 18, 2019.
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|Previous program||Live or Die
(January 9, 2019 – present)
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(November 7 – December 27, 2018)