Start-Up (Korean: 스타트업; RR: Seutateueob) is a 2020 South Korean television series starring Bae Suzy, Nam Joo-hyuk, Kim Seon-ho and Kang Han-na. The series revolves around a woman who has dreams of becoming an entrepreneur like Steve Jobs, a man of natural science who is her first love, and another man who has to make that man look wonderful. It is set to premiere on tvN on October 17, 2020, airing every Saturday and Sunday, and is available for streaming worldwide on Netflix.
《Start-Up》Every Sat. & Sun. 21:00 (KST) tvN-live stream online
Bae Suzy as Seo Dal-mi
She dreams of becoming Korea’s Steve Jobs. She’s an adventurer who doesn’t own much, but has a grand plan for herself. She also has experience in a wide range of part-time jobs and is a person of great vitality.
Nam Joo-hyuk as Nam Do-san
Do-san is the founder of Samsan Tech. He was once the pride of his family as a math genius, but for the past two years, he’s been going nowhere with his company’s investments. It turns out that Seo Dal-mi remembers him as her ‘cool first love,’ and he decides to begin a startup in the hope of turning Seo Dal-mi’s misunderstanding into reality.
Kim Seon-ho as Han Ji-pyung
Han Ji-pyung begins a startup company to pay off his debt. A team leader at SH Venture Capital, his astonishing investment skills and sharp tongue earn him the nickname, “the Gordon Ramsay of investments.” Though he’s prickly to most others, he’s softer than anyone to one special person who granted him a great favor in the past.
Kang Han-na as Won In-jae
Won In-jae has everything society respects: the educational background, beautiful appearance, and money. She considers her background as a second generation chaebol a weakness and does everything she can to create success on her own and be acknowledged for her skills. However, she ends up being used and thrown away by her father, and in order to stop being a disposable piece on her father’s chess board, she throws herself into a startup.
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