On Air

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  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • 5.8  (104)

On Air from SBS is a South Korean television drama series that aired from March 5, 2008, to May 15, 2008. It follows the lives of four individuals who are involved in the production of television dramas. The show was directed by Shin Woo-chul and written by Kim Eun-sook. The drama was produced by Keyeast Entertainment and SBS Production, and it starred Kim Ha-neul, Park Yong-ha, Song Yoon-ah, and Lee Beom-soo.

Kim Ha-neul plays Oh Seung-ah, a successful drama series writer who is at the height of her career. Her next project is a drama series that involves a love story between a popular actor, Ji Oh (played by Park Yong-ha) and a younger woman. As the drama's plot begins to unfold, the lines between fiction and reality become blurred, and the characters' lives become intertwined with each other. Seung-ah is also dealing with issues in her personal life, including her rocky relationship with her father and her younger brother's struggles with addiction.

Park Yong-ha's character, Ji Oh, is a charismatic yet aloof actor who is cast as the lead in Seung-ah's drama. He initially clashes with Seung-ah, but as they spend more time together, they develop a deeper understanding of each other. Ji Oh is also dealing with personal struggles, including the loss of a loved one and his past mistakes.

Song Yoon-ah plays the role of Seo Young-eun, a successful producer who is tasked with bringing Seung-ah's drama to life. Young-eun is a fierce and determined woman who has worked hard to get to where she is. She must navigate the difficulties that arise during the filming process, including conflicts with the cast and crew, to ensure that the drama is a success.

Lee Beom-soo's character, Jang Ki-joon, is Seung-ah's agent and a former producer of television dramas. He is a shrewd businessman who is always looking for ways to advance his clients' careers. However, he must also contend with personal issues, including his strained relationship with his estranged wife and his daughter's resentment towards him.

On Air from SBS is a gripping drama that explores the behind-the-scenes world of television production. The show boasts an impressive cast, and each actor delivers a standout performance. The series features complex and multi-dimensional characters that are easy to root for and invest in. The writing is top-notch, and the plot keeps viewers on the edge of their seats episode after episode. The show tackles serious topics like addiction, grief, and family dynamics, all while maintaining a lighthearted and romantic tone.

Overall, On Air from SBS is a must-watch for fans of Korean dramas. Its captivating plot, outstanding performances, and relatable characters make it a standout in the genre.

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21. On Air 21
October 29, 2009
President Jang is upset when his daughter wants his consent to sign with President Jin, of SW Entertainment. SW Entertainment has told her they can made her a big star. Meanwhile Kyung-Min has lunch with his mom confessing his feelings for a woman. Kyung-Min's mother disaproves of the woman because she is divorced, and has a child.
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20. On Air 20
October 29, 2009
The new ratings for Ticket To The Moon are in, the writer becomes excited that the ratings are up by 15%. President Jang introduces the CEO Kim Sung-Min. President Jang presents a gift to Kim Sung-Min. Meanwhile, the writer speaks to the director about re-filming episode 16. The Director becomes very upset, and explains there is no time or money to re-film.
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19. On Air 19
October 29, 2009
Seung-ah is worried that she has been video taped. She has no idea if her career is in jeopardy if the videotape really exist. Meanwhile the news reporters are giving reports of Moon's sex tape. Seung-ah passes out over the stress of all the rumours.
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18. On Air 18
October 29, 2009
In this episode of On Air the movie industry is affected by a director who wanted a young woman to take off her clothes. Sang Woo is the young woman and there are only a few people who know about the video. The entire industry seems to affected by it, though.
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17. On Air 17
October 29, 2009
President Jang sings happy birthday to Yang So-eun at her memorial. President Jang has the idea of bringing all the managers together for a meeting. Jang discusses with the manager to consolidate all their companies in order to become bigger than SW Entertainment. President Jang thinks all the manager should act quickly to have a company with over 20 A-list actors.
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16. On Air 16
October 29, 2009
After finding a lighter that previously belonged to Lee, Jang is convinced that he is the man that Oh had in her hotel room. Unbeknownst to Jang, it is revealed that the lighter came into Oh’s belongings when he saved her from drowning in Taiwan.
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15. On Air 15
November 18, 2009
During a conversation with Oh, Jang becomes enraged when she knows the price of a hotel suite and assumes that she had been there with another man. His suspicions are heightened when he recalls an earlier conversation when Seo told him that Oh had drinks with a man in a suite.
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14. On Air 14
November 18, 2009
Gi Joon sticks up for his actress in front of the entire film crew--but in the end, he's the one who pushes her the hardest.
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13. On Air 13
November 18, 2009
Before the cameras even start rolling, an incident at the first shoot creates a media frenzy. And Seung Ah battles her own personal demons.
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12. On Air 12
October 29, 2009
After the first script reading starts off on the wrong foot, the talent and crew join together for some team building before their first shoot.
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11. On Air 11
October 29, 2009
Gi Joon fights to cast an unknown actor in the role opposite Seung Ah. When Young Eun falls into her old writing habits with the latest script, those around her push her to go deeper.
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10. On Air 10
October 29, 2009
An old friend pushes Seung Ah to prove her critics wrong--will she rise to the occasion or crumble in defeat? Plus, the search continues for her male costar.
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9. On Air 9
October 29, 2009
The entire team is struggling to pin down a known actor for the series, and they don't have much time left.
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8. On Air 8
October 29, 2009
Young Eun and Seung Ah engage in a power struggle over creative control of the drama. Plus, when everyone travels to Taiwain to scout locations, will sparks start to fly?
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7. On Air 7
October 29, 2009
Sang Woo has backed Seung Ah into a corner in an effort to push his own talent. Her efforts to break free may end up being costly.
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6. On Air 6
October 29, 2009
After receiving some disappointing news from their network, Gyung Min and Young Eun's drama seems to be at a standstill. But could a common enemy bring Seung Ah over to their side?
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5. On Air 5
October 29, 2009
Gyung Min pushes Young Eun to come up with a series that goes deeper than her past pieces--but will the network be willing to take the risk?
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4. On Air 4
October 29, 2009
Young Eun and Gyung Min's collaboration is off to a rough start. But their fortunes improve when Seung Ah shows an interest in joining the cast.
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3. On Air 3
October 29, 2009
Young Eun runs into some copyright issues with one of her shows, and it turns out she won't be able to pen the series. Gyung Min tries to make her an offer she can't refuse. Plus, Gi Joon makes a comeback when he signs popular actress Seung Ah.
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2. On Air 2
October 29, 2009
Tasked to recruite Young Eun for a drama series, Gyung Min chases her down to interrupt her vacation. Gi Joon crosses paths with Seung Ah in the most unexpected of ways.
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1. On Air 1
October 29, 2009
After a shocking turn of events at an awards ceremony, Writer Seo Young Eun is livid to hear that the lead actress for her next drama might be the same celebrity who deeply embarrassed her.
  • Premiere Date
    October 29, 2009
  • IMDB Rating
    5.8  (104)