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Aired from September 7 to October 27, 2020 on tvN and Netflix, Korean TV series Record of Youth revolves around young adults facing career and family problems while pursuing their dreams in the entertainment industry.
Park So-dam from Oscar-winning Korean movie Parasite plays An Jeong-ha, a junior makeup artist. She befriends her idol Sa Hye-jun (played by Park Bo-gum), an up-and-coming model-turned-actor from a humble background, and Won Hae-hyo (played by Byeon Woo-seok), Hye-jun’s wealthy best friend who’s often compared to Hye-jun by the media. Romance blossoms between Jeong-ha and Hye-jun, but their love is put to the test by Hye-jun’s rise to stardom and Hae-hyo’s feelings for Jeong-ha.
Not only does Record of Youth resonate with those who’ve just entered the workforce, it also gives viewers a glimpse into Korea’s acting and…