- Director Bae Han-chun, Kim Mi-sook
- Writer Kim Ji-yeon, Seo Shin-hye
Shin Da-eun, Seo Do-young, Lee Jae-hwang, Kim Hae-in
- Category Drama
- Date 2017
- Running Time
- Homepage http://www.imbc.com/broad/tv/drama/flowback/index.html
- First Episode
“If I could go back in time, I would not fall in love with you...” People fall in love with one person but then marry another. The girlfriend of one brother is actually the past lover of the younger brother while the fiancée of the younger brother has a crush on the big brother. It was difficult for the younger brother to forget his ex-girlfriend who was now parading around as his brother’s girlfriend but he had to keep her out of his mind in order to get revenge and take back what was his. But most of all, it was about surviving and avoiding being murdered. So he finds himself maintaining his distance with his brother’s girlfriend and past lover but not too obviously because they could become in-laws. There is also the matter of carrying out his plot for revenge surreptitiously. “Reverse” is a psychological thriller that brings together four people entangled in a web of love and secrets.
Kim In-young – Starring Shin Da-eun
Interior designer. She is in love with Joon-hee but dates his brother
She dreamed of going to a design school in America to pursue a career as an interior designer. Her friend’s betrayal put her family in dire financial straits. From then on, she had to work constantly. She met a blind young man who lived in a mansion where her father worked as a maintenance worker and they fell in love. Though they were very much in love, the young man left without a word on the same day her dad died. When her brother who was questioning the circumstances of their dad’s sudden death, slips into a coma after an accident and she turns into a cold-hearted person.
Kang Joon-hee – Starring Seo Do-young
Second son of the Taeyeon family. Tormented by his past and a breakup
He grew up comfortably and had everything he wanted. He never thought he would ever hate somebody. That is, until he lost his eyesight in an accident. He withdrew from society and lived in a mansion by himself, which is where he happened to meet a girl whom he fell in love with. But on the day he regained his eyesight, the girl he wanted to see for the first time was nowhere around him. He tries to stay in a relationship with Yoo-lan who seems to be in love with him. But he cannot shake off the feeling that somebody forced him into it.
Kang Dong-bin – Starring Lee Jae-hwang
Eldest son of the Taeyeon family. Harboring a family secret and ambitious greed.
Since he was young, he grew up feeling neglected. He sensed that he was the black sheep in his seemingly happy family. It took him until his adult years to finally discover why he was treated differently. His father who raised him was not his real father. In other words, he was never a part of the family. He dated In-young who brought him the comfort he needed from the years of neglect he endured. But when he brings In-young to meet his family, he senses something wrong. The undercurrent of tension that In-young’s presence brought with her could be a clue in unraveling the details of his family secret.
Chae Yoo-lan – Starring Kim Hae-in
Management consultant. Assuming a new identity, she is engaged to the brother of the man she loves
She grew up as an orphan and has a burn scar on her face. Because of the social stigma that orphans endure in Korea, she left for America. But she faced discrimination and anguish there as well and so she contemplated suicide. Then one day, a man offered to give her a new identity. She was able to undergo a full transformation and got a new identity, after which she returned to Korea and promptly got engaged to Joon-hee. This was all arranged by the man. She could not resist becoming attracted to the man who gave her a new identity and brought her into the world of the rich and powerful. As she balanced her tricky role as fiancée with a new identity, she comes face to face with an old childhood friend whom she betrayed before going to America.