Marry Him If You Dare
|Marry Him If You Dare|
Promotional poster for Marry Him If You Dare
|Also known as||Mirae's Choice |
The Future Choice
Choice of the Future
|Written by||Hong Jin-ah|
|Directed by||Kwon Kye-hong |
|Country of origin||South Korea|
|No. of episodes||16|
|Executive producer||Kim Sung-geun|
|Producers||Kim Young-gyun |
|Running time||Mondays and Tuesdays at 22:00 (KST)|
|Production companies||Annex Telecom|
|Original network||Korean Broadcasting System|
|Original release||14 October –|
3 December 2013
|Preceded by||Good Doctor|
|Followed by||Prime Minister and I|
|Marry Him If You Dare|
|Revised Romanization||Mirae-ui Seontaek|
Marry Him If You Dare (Korean: 미래의 선택; RR: Mirae-ui Seontaek; lit. Mirae's Choice or Future's Choice) is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Yoon Eun-hye, Lee Dong-gun, Jung Yong-hwa, Han Chae-ah, and Choi Myung-gil. It aired on KBS2 from October 14 to December 3, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 22:00 for 16 episodes.
Set in the world of television broadcasting, Na Mi-rae travels back in time to prevent her 32-year-old self from marrying news anchor Kim Shin, thus sending her past self down a different path and enabling her to pursue the things she really wanted in life.
- A bright and lovable 32-year-old who spends her days chanting to herself, “I'm okay!” and barely scrapes by in her job as a call center agent. But one day, her future self appears in front of her and changes her life. She begins to pursue her dream of becoming a television writer.
- Lee Dong-gun as Kim Shin
- The network's lead news anchor. He can be prickly, but is also highly principled and upright.
- Jung Yong-hwa as Park Se-joo
- The CEO's grandson who is set to inherit the network. He went to film school in America, and is masquerading as a lowly cameraman (or VJ). He dreams of building a media conglomerate.
- Han Chae-ah as Seo Yoo-kyung
- A reporter on the morning show. Outwardly cute, she is smart and cunning.
- Choi Myung-gil as Na Mi-rae's future self
- She came from future to change her present life.
- Oh Jung-se as Noh Joo-hyun
- Lee Mi-do as Bae Hyun-ah
- Lee Jung-hyuk as Seong-hoon
- Ba Ram as Chang Gong
- Ahn Se-ha as Lee Jae-soo
- Go Doo-shim as Lee Mi-ran
- Kim Ji-ho as black man
- Jang Eun-ah as announcer
- Shin Bora as entertainer (cameo)
|Marry Him If You Dare |
|Soundtrack album by |
|Released||October 14, 2013|
|Genre||Pop, K-pop, soundtrack|
|1.||"My Lady"||Kim Tae-woo||3:42|
|2.||"사랑을 캐스팅해요" (Casting Love)||Jeon Gun-hwa||3:20|
|1.||"Only Me"||Melody Day||3:35|
|1.||"It's You"||Park Hyo-shin||3:51|
|Episode #||Original broadcast date||Average audience share|
|TNmS Ratings||AGB Nielsen|
|Nationwide||Seoul National Capital Area||Nationwide||Seoul National Capital Area|
|1||14 October 2013||8.4%||9.5%||9.7%||9.9%|
|2||15 October 2013||7.9%||9.0%||8.6%||9.2%|
|3||21 October 2013||7.2%||7.6%||8.5%||9.0%|
|4||22 October 2013||5.9%||6.5%||7.3%||7.7%|
|5||28 October 2013||5.8%||6.2%||6.5%||7.3%|
|6||29 October 2013||6.7%||7.2%||7.4%||7.9%|
|7||4 November 2013||5.5%||6.1%||6.5%||7.3%|
|8||5 November 2013||4.7%||5.4%||5.4%||6.3%|
|9||11 November 2013||4.6%||5.0%||5.9%||6.9%|
|10||12 November 2013||5.1%||5.5%||5.4%||6.3%|
|11||18 November 2013||4.0%||4.8%||5.0%||5.3%|
|12||19 November 2013||4.2%||4.8%||4.7%||5.5%|
|13||25 November 2013||3.2%||3.5%||4.5%||4.8%|
|14||26 November 2013||3.8%||4.3%||4.3%||4.8%|
|15||2 December 2013||3.5%||4.1%||4.7%||5.7%|
|16||3 December 2013||3.6%||4.0%||4.1%||5.0%|
Awards and nominations
|2013||Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries||Lee Dong-gun||Nominated|
|Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries||Yoon Eun-hye||Nominated|
|Best Couple Award||Lee Dong-gun & Yoon Eun-hye||Nominated|
|Best Couple Award||Jung Yong-hwa & Han Chae-ah||Nominated|
|2014||Most Popular Actor (TV)||Jung Yong-hwa||Nominated|
|Most Popular Actress (TV)||Yoon Eun-hye||Nominated|
|Outstanding Korean Drama OST||My Lady - Kim Tae-woo||Nominated|
|It's You - Park Hyo-shin||Nominated|
|Outstanding Korean Actor||Jung Yong-hwa||Nominated|
|Outstanding Korean Drama||Marry Him If You Dare||Nominated|
It aired in Japan on cable channel DATV beginning May 3, 2014, with Japanese subtitles.
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