Directed by Jin Hyeong-wook (진형욱)
Screenplay by Kwon Min-soo (권민수), Yoon Jae-geun (윤재근)
| Airing dates : 2007/01/15~2007/03/13
16 episodes - Mon, Tue 21:55
Our intelligent and righteous hero seems to be capable of everything but nothing works out for him in a family where his father and grandfather are ex convicts. But his hard work day after day in the end bears fruit.
‘When Spring Comes’ is the thrilling success story of a social underdog.
Families are our closest loved ones but they can also be the most hurtful to us. The story of an excon father and his prosecutor son underscores persistent familial love despite a repetitive cycle of love and hate, pity, wrath and forgiveness.
Park Geon-hyeong : Lee Jeong-do
A law graduate of a prestigious university, he has been studying for the state bar exam for years. He passed the first stage test but people wonder if he will succeed to the last. So for now, his prospects aren’t very bright. His faith that law comes before people has earned him the nickname of the town’s conflict settler. His tenacity finally gets him through the final examination. Beginning his legal career, unlike his predecessors, he demonstrates himself as a new detective style prosecutor. He is accident prone at times but is always in pursuit of justice.
Lee Ha-na : Moon Chae-ri
The only daughter of a reputed family, her life, unlike her fair looks, has been close to an unpaved road. She had run away from home and there’s nothing she hadn’t tried. Her rough life has made her a heartless liar but her heart, as dainty as her appearance, isn’t able to protect her. And then appears her prince charming Joongi! But another weird guy Lee Jeong-do also comes along, who meddles in everything she does. They clash wherever they go, whatever they do as their fateful relationship begins.
Park Si-yeon : Oh Young-joo
Female homicide detective Oh Young-joo! The energetic and vivacious cop however has a secret. Her powerful and prestigious parents are in fact her foster parents. When her father died, her mother abandoned her and remarried. Despite her dark past, she strives to live hard.
Her new post is a police squad in Jeong-do’s neighborhood. There they get to meet and she falls in love with him. But Jeong-do doesn’t return her love.
Kim Nam-gil : Kim Joon-gi
He has both money and ability. He may seem a little arrogant but he will portray a new 21st century young noble of impeccable manners.