Choco Bank (Hangul: 초코 뱅크) is a South Korean web series created by Cheil Worldwide Inc. for the Financial Services Commission (FSC). It consists of six episodes about the financial management of start up businesses. The web drama recorded 2,519,849 views in the week of February 15 to February 21, 2016, according to cons TV.[1]

Choco Bank
Choco Bank.jpg
Promotional Poster
GenreWeb series
Drama
Comedy
Romance
Business
Written byWoo Su-jin
Directed byKim Yun-ji
StarringKim Jong-in
Park Eun-bin
Theme music composerKim Jang-woo
Country of originSouth Korea
Original languageKorean
No. of episodes6
Production
ProducerJung Jung-hwa
Running time14 mins Monday – Friday 10:00 AM
Production companyCheil Worldwide Inc.
Release
Original networkNaver TV Cast
YouTube
Original releaseFebruary 15 (2016-02-15) –
February 21, 2016 (2016-02-21)

BackgroundEdit

Choco Bank is about a man named Kim Eun-haeng (Kim Jong-in), a college graduate entering the workforce. His father made sure he had a lucky start in life by giving him a name that means "bank" in Korean. He will deal with the concerns with which many in their 20s struggle when they start working for the first time.[2] He was unemployed for five years. He later meets a girl named Ha Cho-co (Park Eun-bin) who is preparing to start a business. The story plays out as the two find out more about the financial service industry.[3]

CastEdit

Original soundtracksEdit

Track listing
No.TitleArtistLength
1."Pounding Love"CLC3:58
2."Pounding Love" (Inst.)CLC3:58
3."You're Sweet"Vanilla Man (Vanilla Acoustic) feat. Joo Ye In3:07
4."A Walk"Han All3:02
5."I'll Cry"Kim Ji-soo3:21

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Recipient Result
2017 12th Soompi Awards Best Web Series Choco Bank Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "EXO Kai and Park Eun Bin's web drama 'Choco Bank' achieves record-breaking views". www.allkpop.com. Retrieved February 25, 2016.
  2. ^ "EXO's Kai takes the lead role in web drama Choco Bank". DramaFever News. Retrieved February 6, 2016.
  3. ^ JiwonYu. "Park Eun Bin Hints Fans of Romantic Scenes With EXO's Kai in "Choco Bank"". Soompi. Retrieved February 6, 2016.

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