Black Dog: Being A Teacher

Black Dog: Being A Teacher[1] (Korean블랙독; RRBeullaek Dok; lit. Black Dog) is a 2019–2020 South Korean television series starring Seo Hyun-jin, Ra Mi-ran and Ha Jun. It aired on tvN's Mondays and Tuesdays time slot from December 16, 2019 to February 4, 2020.[2][3]

Black Dog: Being A Teacher
Black Dog TV series.jpg
Promotional poster
Hangul블랙독
GenreDrama
Created byStudio Dragon
Written byPark Joo-yun
Directed byHwang Joon-hyeok
Starring
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes16
Production
Camera setupSingle-camera
Production companyUrban Works Media
DistributortvN
Release
Original networktvN
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original releaseDecember 16, 2019 (2019-12-16) –
February 4, 2020 (2020-02-04)
External links
Website

SynopsisEdit

The story of Go Ha-neul who faces many struggles as she becomes a temporary teacher for the first time.

CastEdit

MainEdit

After a teacher saved her when she was a student, Ha-neul decided to become one herself. Years later, she starts working as a temporary teacher at a private high school and, through struggles, grows as a teacher and as a person.
An experienced teacher who becomes Ha-neul's mentor. She is a Korean language teacher and Head of College Admission, and is known as a workaholic among the students.
A Korean language teacher who is very popular among students.

SupportingEdit

  • Lee Chang-hoon [ko] as Bae Myeong-soo[8]
  • Jung Hae-kyun as Moon Soo-ho
  • Kim Hong-pa as Byeon Seong-joo
  • Yoo Min-kyu as Ji Hae-won
  • Park Ji-hwan as Song Yeong-tae
  • Jo Sun-joo as Kim Yi-boon
  • Lee Yoon-hee as Lee Seung-taek
  • Heo Tae-hee as Ha Soo-hyeon
  • Ye Soo-jung as Yoon Yeo-hwa

Special appearancesEdit

  • Ryu Ji-eun as young Go Ha-neul[9][10]
  • Tae In-ho as Kim Young-ha, Ha Neul's former high school teacher (Ep.1-2)

RatingsEdit

Black Dog: Being A Teacher : South Korea viewers per episode (thousands)
SeasonEpisode numberAverage
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1694968103197112111096104410679439049421124873936867990979
Source: Audience measurement performed nationwide by Nielsen Media Research.[11]
Average TV viewership ratings
Ep. Original broadcast date Average audience share
(AGB Nielsen)[12]
Nationwide Seoul
1 December 16, 2019 3.331% 3.574%
2 December 17, 2019 4.412% 5.064%
3 December 23, 2019 4.411% 5.212%
4 December 24, 2019 4.349% 4.834%
5 December 30, 2019 5.483% 6.004%
6 December 31, 2019 4.732% 5.126%
7 January 6, 2020 4.797% 4.848%
8 January 7, 2020 5.055% 5.352%
9 January 13, 2020 4.393% 4.941%
10 January 14, 2020 4.339% 4.457%
11 January 20, 2020 4.492% 4.744%
12 January 21, 2020 5.085% 5.563%
13 January 27, 2020 3.983% 4.026%
14 January 28, 2020 4.428% 4.662%
15 February 3, 2020 4.110% 4.261%
16 February 4, 2020 4.658% 4.647%
Average 4.504% 4.832%
  • In the table above, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • This drama aired on a cable channel/pay TV which normally has a relatively smaller audience compared to free-to-air TV/public broadcasters (KBS, SBS, MBC and EBS).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SHOWS - Black Dog: Being A Teacher". studiodragon.net. Studio Dragon Corporation. Retrieved December 7, 2019.
  2. ^ Kwak, Hyun-soo (November 21, 2019). "'블랙독' 서현진×라미란 2人 포스터…참 스승 행보 첫 발". Sports Donga (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  3. ^ Choi, Yu-na (November 23, 2019). "'블랙독' 서현진X라미란, 특별 케미 예고…2차 티저 공개". Sports Donga (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  4. ^ a b c Lee, Gae-eun (October 28, 2019). "학원물 '블랙독', 서현진·라미란·하준 출연 확정...12월 16일 첫방송". Sports Seoul (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  5. ^ Kim, Ju-won (November 21, 2019). "'블랙독' 서현진, 현실 밀착 캐릭터 입고 연기 변신..스틸컷 공개". Sedaily (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  6. ^ Kim, Ji-yeon (November 22, 2019). "'블랙독' 라미란표 선생님은 어떨까? "열심히 표현중"". Enews 24 (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  7. ^ Hong, Se-young (November 26, 2019). "'블랙독' 하준 첫 스틸컷 공개 "서현진·라미란과 케미 주목"". Sports Donga (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  8. ^ Sung, Min-joo (November 28, 2019). "이창훈 "'블랙독' 대본, 매우 생생해서 출연하고 싶었다"". TV Report (in Korean). Naver. Retrieved December 5, 2019.
  9. ^ "Ryu Ji-Eun acts and Looks like Seo Hyun-Jin: perfectly immersed trauma".
  10. ^ "Ryu Ji-Eun debut on Black Dog". msn.com. Osen Entertainment. Retrieved December 17, 2019.
  11. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved September 1, 2020.
  12. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved August 25, 2020.

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