Title: 세상 어디에도 없는 차칸남자 / Innocent Man
Chinese Title: 无辜者
Also Known as: The Nice Guy Never Seen Before / No Such Thing As Nice Guys
Previously Known as: 차칸남자 / Nice Guy
Director: Kim Jin-Won ( Just Ordinary Love Story~2012, Crossing Yeongdo Bridge~2011)
Writer: Lee Kyeong-Hee (Will It Snow For Christmas~2009, Thank You~2007, A Love to Kill~2005, Six Love Stories~2005, Sorry, I Love You~2004, Sangdoo, Let's Go to School!~2003, Pure Heart~2001, Tough Guy's Love~2000, Model~1997)
Genre: Melodrama, Romance
Episodes: 20 (To Be Confirmed)
Broadcast network: KBS2
Broadcast period: 2012-Sept-12 to 2012-Nov-15
Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 21:55
The drama is a melodrama which depicts the story of a man called Kang Ma Roo (Song Joong Ki) who has been hurt by a woman he loves called Han Jae Hee (Park Si Yeon) and how he continues his own life by using several women. He sacrificed his well being for his girlfriend only to be dumped by her for another man. Then, he sets off to take revenge on her with the help of his best friend. He approaches Seo Eun Gi (Moon Chae Won), the daughter of the chaebol group executive who lost her memory in order to execute his revenge.
1. Early Korean working title was "Chakan Namja" (literally "Nice Guy") then changed to "Sesang Eodiedo Eobneun Chakan Namja" (literally "The Nice Guy Never Seen Anywhere In The World").
2. Takes over the KBS2 Wed. & Thu. 21:55 time slot previously occupied by "Bridal Mask".
3. First script reading took place in late June, 2012 at KBS Annex Broadcasting Station in Yeouido, South Korea.
Song Joong Ki as Kang Ma Roo / Kang Chan Hee as Kang Ma Roo (Young)
Moon Chae Won as Seo Eun Gi
Park Si Yeon as Han Jae Hee / Park So Young as Han Jae Hee (Young)
People around Ma Roo
Lee Kwang Soo as Park Jae Gil
Lee Yoo Bi as Kang Cho Ko (Ma Roo’s half sister)
Jo Sung Ha as Suk Min Hyuk
People around Eun Gi
Kim Young Chul as Seo Jung Gyu (Eun Gi’s father)
Lee Sang Yeob as Park Joon Ha
Jin Kyung (진경) as Hyun Jung Hwa / Secretary Hyun
People around Jae Hee
Kim Tae Hoon as Ahn Min Young
Woo Yong as Jo Young Bae / Secretary Jo
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