When I was the Most Beautiful
- Director Oh Kyung-hun
- Writer Cho Hyun-gyung
Im Soo-hyang, Ji Soo, Ha Seok-jin, Hwang Seung-eon
- Category Drama
- Year 2020
- Running Time
- Homepage http://www.imbc.com/broad/tv/drama/wheniwasmostbeautiful/
- First Episode
A man faces the horrible situation of becoming the brother-in-law of his first crush whom he thought was destined to be with him. He believed she was his soul mate and could give her everything he had, but they become family when she chooses his brother instead of him. Then his brother goes missing. She is still his brother’s wife, but the feelings and desires he had suppressed starts surfacing. The love of a woman and two brothers that cross over time and destiny makes us question the salvation of the human soul.
Oh Ye-ji - Starring Im Soo-hyang
Ceramic artist, Hwan’s first crush and Jin’s wife
She doesn’t open up easily even when she is lonely. She fakes her bright personality until it becomes real in order to forget about the reality that drags her down into darkness. However, she still has a defensive instinct she was born with. She goes to Hwan’s school as a student teacher, meets his family and becomes a trainee of Sung Gon, someone well-known as a cooking potter. Jin is Hwan’s brother and he approaches Ye-ji, lighting her up like the sun. She falls in love with him before she knows it. However, when they are still newly weds, Jin leaves for a rally. When he doesn't retun, Ye-ji frantically searches all over a foreign country for her husband. She can’t accept the fact that Jin is gone, but her brother-in-law Hwan, who can barely handle his own sadness, brings her back home.
Seo Hwan - Starring Ji Soo
Architectural designer, Jin’s brother
Hwan was the one who met Ye-ji first. He was also the one who loved her first. However, she falls in love and marries someone else. He tried hard to protect her from the mischievous boys at a countryside school, but wasn’t able to protect her from the man he should have been worried about. As an effort to break away from his destiny to love his brother’s wife, he tries dating other women and living in a different county, but he always ends up by Ye-ji’s side. He is furious with his mother that makes Ye-ji fulfill her duties as a daughter-in-law when Jin might as well be dead. He also can’t accept the fact that Ye-ji is foolishly taking care of her father-in-law when her husband isn’t present. All this provokes him.
Seo Jin - Starring Ha Seok-jin
Rallyist, Hwan’s older brother and Ye-ji’s husband
Jin becomes the youngest winner of the Super Race and manages to stay on top with outstanding records in competitions in Korea and abroad. He soon becomes the best rallyist in Asia. He becomes a professional rallyist and challenges himself to rallies in other countries that test human limits. The day he was discharged for the army, he meets Ye-ji at a workshop and follows his instincts until she becomes his. He actually knows Hwan is interested in her, but his brother is a minor. Jin knows his decision, love and marriage would be a cruel test for Hwan. Sadly, Jin’s desires and void are not satisfied with Ye-ji. He longs to leave for a rally, leaving his beloved wife behind. He ends up getting in a tragic accident. He goes missing for several years and makes his family live a nightmare.
Carrie Jung - Starring Hwang Seung-eon
Rally team sponsor, Jin’s former partner
She is a former super model living in New York. She represents CEO Bang, who is interested in races, rallies and everything related to cars and motorbikes. She holds and sponsors various events and that’s how she meets and falls for Jin, the leader of a team they sponsor. The relationship moves quickly, but she has no intention of settling down with one man. After breaking up with him, she continues sponsoring his team while he is in the army and obsesses over him, but is heartbroken when she hears Jin is marrying someone else. She wants to see him even after he gets married and is furious when Jin rejects her.