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Title: The Birth of a Family
Genre: Romance, Melodrama, Family
Episodes: 100+
Director: Go Heung Shik
Screenwriter: Kim Young In
Broadcast network: SBS, any Monday to Friday 19:20
Broadcast period: 2012-Dec-05

A play about an adopted lady who struggles to make a family.

Character Description

Lee Soo Jung
Daughter of Choi Inhu and Jang Mihee. She is realistic opposite realistic person, though she’s diseased in front diseased person.
She’s brief in calm and mostly creates mistake. After her father died from accident, she tries tough to keep her family safe.

Kang Yoon Jae
A male full of confidence. He gets a winning suggestion and does his best during everything

Park Geum Ok
Mother-in-law of Soo Jung and genuine mom of Soo Ho.
Though she attempted to provide Soo Jung(=adopted daughter) and Soo Ho(=real son) equally, she infrequently gives tough time to Soo Jung. After a genocide of her husband, when she saw Soo Jung who tries tough to save family, she feels low interjection to Soo Jung.

Lee Kyungtae
Father-in-law of Soo Jung and Real father of Soo Ho. Very kind and moral man.

Park Young Ok
Geum Ok’s younger sister. When she listened that Lee Kyungtae (her brother-in-law) is passed by accident, she visited sister. Then, she runs divided with genocide advantage from insurance.

Jang Mi Hee
Mother of Ye Ri and genuine mom of Soo Jung. Graceful lady. As she loves her daughter (Ye Ri) really much, she begs Soo Jung (Love-rival of her daughter) to mangle off with Yoon Jae (=the male whom Ye Ri loves and also has propinquity with Soo Jung)

Ma Jin Chul
Father of Ye Ri. Chairman of a company. Manly and hot-temper person. As he loves his daughter too much, when he know Ye Ri (his daughter) cries since of her partner (= Yoonjae), he gives many tough times to Soo Jung (=love-rival of his daughter).

Ma Jin Hee
Ma Jin Chul’s 18 years younger sister.

Kang Daejin
Father of Kang Yoon Jae. Husband of Oh Young Ja. He likes to offer for somebody. So, he spends some-more than his earning.

Oh Young Ja
Mother of Kang Yoon Jae. Materialistic lady who thinks income is everything.
Whe she knew that her son, Yoonjae, is in adore attribute with a daughter of abounding family (Ye Ri) she tries to make them marry.
Since Soo Jung appears, she tries really tough to apart her son and Soo Jung.

Choi Inwoo
Real father of Soo Jung. First partner of Jang Mi Hee. Though he and Mi Hee desired any other really much, they could not marry. After he became best-seller author, he perceived determined courtship from Ma Jin Hee.
When he started to accept Jinhee’s heart, he astounded that Jin Hee’s sister-in-law is Jang Mi Hee (=His initial lover)

Lee So Yeon as Lee Soo Jung
Lee Kyu Han as Kang Yoon Jae
Lee Chae Young as Ma Ye Ri

Soo Jung’s family

Moon Hee Kyung as Park Geum Ok
Kim Jin Woo as Lee Soo Ho
Son Byung Ho as Lee Kyung Tae
Jung Kyung Soon as Park Young Ok

Ye Ri’s family

Na Young Hee as Jang Mi Hee
Im Chae Moo as Ma Jin Chul
Jang Young Nam as Ma Jin Hee

Yoon Jae’s family

Jung Kyu Soo as Kang Dae Jin
Yang Hee Kyung as Oh Young Ja


Kim Seung Hwan as Choi In Woo

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