Details Edit

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Original network: tvN
  • Runtime:  Monday and Tuesday 23:00 (KST)
  • Country: South Korea
  • Original Soundtrack: Cheese in the Trap OST

Synopsis Edit

Drama depicts the delicate relationship between female university student Hong Seol and her senior Yoo Jung. Hong-Seol works part-time due to her family's poor background. Yoo Jung is good looking, gets good grades, athletic and has a kind personality, but he has a dark side.

Cast Edit

  • Park Hae Jin as Yoo Jung
  • Kim Go Eun as Hong Seol
People around Yoo Jung
  • Son Byung Ho as Yoo Young Soo
People around Hong Seol
  • Ahn Kil Kang as Hong Jin Tak
  • Yoon Bok In (윤복인) as Kim Young Hee
  • Kim Hee Chan as Hong Joon
  • Seo Kang Joon as Baek In Ho
  • Lee Sung Kyung as Baek In Ha
  • Nam Joo Hyuk as Kwon Eun Taek
  • Park Min Ji as Jang Bo Ra
  • Hwang Suk Jung as Professor Kang
  • Baek Soo Jang (백수장)
  • Lee Woo Dong (이우동) as Heo Yoon Sup
  • Kim Ki Bang as Gong Joo Yong
  • Moon Ji Yoon as Kim Sang Chul
  • Oh Hee Joon as Ha Jae Woo
  • Ji Yoon Ho as Oh Young Gon
  • Yoon Ji Won (윤지원) as Son Min Soo
  • Cha Joo Young (차주영) as Nam Joo Yeon
  • Yoon Ye Joo as Kang Ah Young

Notes Edit

  • Cheese in the Trap" takes over the tvN Mondays & Tuesdays 23:00 time slot previously occupied by "Bubblegum” and will be followed by "Pied Piper" March, 2016.
  • Based on webcomic "Cheese in the Trap” by Soon Ggi (first published from July 7, 2010 via
  • Actress Bae Suzy was offered the lead female role, but declined.
  • Actress Kim Go-Eun turned down the lead female role due to scheduling issues, but accepted after director Lee Yoon-Jung repeatedly asked her to accept the role and also adjusted the series shooting schedule for her.
  • "Cheese in the Trap" is the first drama series performance by Kim Go-Eun, she has performed in feature films exclusively up to this point.
  • Filming began September, 2015.

Links Edit

  • Official site
  • Daum movie site

Gallery Edit