(Hangul: Wanted 원티드; RR: ) is a 2016 South Wontideu Korean television series starring Kim Ah-joong, Ji Hyun-woo, Uhm Tae-woong and Park Hae-joon. It aired on SBS on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 ( KST) from June 22 to August 18, 2016 for 16 episodes.
Jung Hye-in (Kim Ah-joong) is a top actress in Korea who reigns over dramas, movies, and commercials. The drama begins when Jung Hye-in's son is kidnapped on the day she announces her retirement. With the help of PD Shin Dong-wook (Uhm Tae-woong) and police detective Cha Seung-in (Ji Hyun-woo), she ends up participating in a live reality show where she follows the kidnapper's orders, and in the process uncovers clues towards catching the culprit and finding her son.
Main cast Kim Ah-joong as Jung Hye-in – 35-year-old, actress Ji Hyun-woo as Cha Seung-in – 33-year-old, detective of Kangnam Police station's homicide investigation team Uhm Tae-woong as Shin Dong-wook – 38-year-old, "Jung Hye-in's Wanted" PD Park Hae-joon as Song Jeong-ho – 42-year-old, Hye-in's husband, UCN's CEO Lee Moon-sik as Choi Joon-goo – 48-year-old, Head of UCN Drama Bureau, "Wanted" executive producer Park Hyo-joo as Yeon Woo-shin – 35-year-old, freelance broadcasting writer Jun Hyo-seong as Park Bo-yeon – 26-year-old, assistant director Shin Jae-ha as Lee Young-gwan – 27-year-old, Kangnam Police station's homicide investigation team newcomer, Seung-in's partner Kim Sun-young as Oh Mi-ok – 39-year-old, profiler, inspector of Police Hall's Crime information support section Kim Byeong-ok as Jung Jung-ki – 54-year-old, Kangnam Police station's homicide investigation team leader Ji Hyun-joon as Park Young-sik – 38-year-old, detective of Kangnam Police station's homicide investigation team Jo Ji-hwan as Yoo Dong-joon – 31-year-old, detective of Kangnam Police station's homicide investigation team Bae Yoo-ram as Kwon Kyung-hoon – 25-year-old, Hye-in's manager Lee Seung-joon as Jang Jin-woong – 36-year-old, internet entertainment show "Star Live" reporter Park Ho-san as Ham Tae-seop – SG Group CEO, Tae-young's older brother Park Min-soo as Song Hyun-woo – 7-year-old, Jeong-ho and Hye-in's son N/A as Park Se-young – Hyun-woo kidnap's suspect Shim Eun-woo as Lee Ji-eun – BJ Jung Wook as Kim Woo-jin – teacher, Han-sol's father (first mission) Kim Ye-joon as Kim Han-sol – child found in the car trunk (first mission) Son Jong-hak as Ha Dong-min – Soo Jeong Hospital's Head of Pediatrics (second mission) Han Min as Kim Sang-mi – Soo Jeong Hospital nurse (second mission) N/A as Kim Hae-joo – people who solicited the killing of Kim Sang-mi (second mission) Park Sang-wook as Jo Nam-cheol – old hand Choo Gyo-jin as Im Hyung-soon – people who was killed by Jo Nam-cheol Ahn Soo-bin as Kim Yang-hee – Jo Nam-cheol's girlfriend Seo Hyun-cheol as Kim Sang-sik – Jo Seung-in's police senior Lee Jae-gyun as Na Soo-hyun – coffee shop's part-time staff Park Sung-geun as Go Hyung-joon – detective investigating the disappearance of Na Jae-hyun Jin Hyun-kwang as Moon Sung-hyuk Jang Joon-ho as Lee Yong-hwan – Lee Ji-eun's father Choi Hong-il as Lee Tae-gyun – Police Hall chief Han Ga-rim as Kim So-hyun – Song Jeong-ho's lady Baek Seung-hyeon as Choi Pil-gyu – lawyer Lee Jae-woo as Ham Tae-young – Jung Hye-in's deceased husband, Hyun-woo's biological father Ri Min as Kim Hong-joon – director of film "Mother" in which starred Jung Hye-in Jung Hyun-seok as Broadcasting PD – successor PD of the program directed by Shin Dong-wook Lee Chang as talk show "Kiss and Talk" PD Kim Sung-kyung as talk show "Kiss and Talk" MC Joo Woo-jae as talk show "Kiss and Talk" cast Hwang Young-hee as internet entertainment show "Star Live" editor-in-chief Yeo Woon-bok as debate program's police panelist Go In-beom as Cha Seung-in's father Shin Young-jin as autospy responsibility Kang Chan-yang as nurse Choi Yoo-ri as Na Young-hyun – Na Soo-hyun's younger sister Oh Hee-joon as Pierrot Kim Min-sang as Kaepko Kang Heon as convenience store's customer Song Young-gyu Kim Jeong-hak Son Seon-geun as Police Hall deputy Kang Dong-yeop as Kim Sang-oh – Ham Tae-seop's lawyer Sung Min-soo as Kang Young-min – Internal Affairs Department's police officer Jung Dong-gyu
In the table below,
represent the lowest ratings and the blue numbers represent the highest ratings. the red numbers Episode 15 and 16 wasn't aired on August 10 and 11 due to broadcast of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This episode schedules to be aired on August 17 and 18, 2016.
The series aired in Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore with a variety of subtitles on ONE TV ASIA within 24 hours of the original South Korean broadcast. The drama is also available to stream in Singapore and Indonesia on
Viu with English and Indonesian subtitles respectively.
In the United States, the drama airs in the Los Angeles DMA free, over-the-air on Asian American-oriented TV channel,
LA 18 KSCI-TV (channel 18) with English subtitles from July 13 to September 1, 2016.