My Name is Kim Sam-Soon (or My Lovely Sam-Soon), is a Korean drama about Kim Sam Soon, a baker who has a talent in making cakes and many other desserts. On Christmas Eve, she caught her boyfriend, Min Hyun Woo, cheating on her and breaks up on the same night.
On that same night, she accidentally went into the men’s bathroom and cries in a stall, meeting a hotel owner’s son named Hyun Jin Hun, a somewhat callous fellow but sometimes considerate guy. By some freak coincidence, Jin Hun needs a baker for his restaurant Bon Appetit and Sam Soon is unemployed. There, she is hired as their restaurant’s cheif baker.
After a couple of days, she goes on a blind date and Jin Hun is also at the same place she is having her blind date. To annoy Sam Soon, Jin Hun ruin’s her blind date and Sam Soon gets mad. Jin Hun doesn’t want to upset her and wants to apologize so he follows her all day until Sam Soon gets drunk at a small eating place. Jin Hun carries her on his back to his apartment and spends the night there.
In the morning, Jin Hun’s mom comes to his apartment and sees Sam Soon on the bed, thinking they slept together. So Jin Hun makes her his fake girlfriend to fool his mom. Sam Soon slowly falls in love with Jin Hun and gets even more intense when his ex-girlfriend Yoo Hee Kin (Jeong Ryeo Won) suddenly appears and ends up fighting for Jin Hun’s heart.
Title: Nae I-reum-eun Kim Sam-soon
Also known as: My Name is Kim Sam-Soon / My Lovely Sam Soon
Total Episode: 16 episodes
Broadcast network: MBC
Broadcast period: 2005-Jun-01 to 2005-Jul-21
Release Date: November 2005
Soundtrack: My Lovely Sam-Soon OST
Producer: Kim Sa Hyun
Director: Kim Yoon Chul
Writer: Kim Do Woo
Kim Sun Ah as Kim Sam-soon
Hyun Bin as Hyun Jin-heon
Jeong Ryeo Won as Yoo Hee-jin
Daniel Henney as Dr. Henry Kim
Kim Ja Ok as Park Bong-sook (Sam-soon’s mom)
Lee Ah Hyun as Kim Yi-young (Sam-soon’s sister)
Na Moon Hee as Na Hyun-sook (Jin-heon’s mom)
Suh Ji Hee as Hyun Mi-joo (Jin-heon’s niece)
Yoon Ye Hee as Yoon Hyun-sook
Lee Kyu Han as Min Hyun-woo
Lee Yoon Mi as Jang Chae-ri
Yeo Woon Kye as Ms. Oh
Kwon Hae Hyo as Lee Hyun Moo (chef)
Han Yeo Woon as Lee In-hye
Kim Hyun Jung as Jang Young-ja
Official website: http://www.imbc.com/broad/tv/drama/samsoon/index.html
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