Can’t Lose with Choi Ji Woo and Yoon Sang Hyun premieres today on MBC, and I’ve got the English-subbed long preview for folks curious about the drama (courtesy of Yoon Sang Hyun’s fan club folks as identified in the YT credits). I’m glad that the married couple at the core of this drama isn’t a long time married couple with a marriage nearly at death door. Rather, it’s a newlywed couple that perhaps got married too quickly without fully understanding each other’s limitations and faults. This gives me hope that the couple can potentially go through a messy divorce and maybe end up together at the end.
The law part of the drama doesn’t appear very realistic or substantive, but as long as it’s handled confidently and smoothly, ought to be a good back drop for the story to unfold. Good luck to Can’t Lose, which is premiering against two dramas that are both nearing or hitting 20% in nationwide ratings already. I think there are plenty of viewers to go around since, at the end of the day, everyone just wants a good story told well. Continue reading