Clean with Passion for Now

Clean with Passion for Now (Korean일단 뜨겁게 청소하라!!; RRIldan Tteugeopge Cheongsohara) is a 2018 South Korean television series starring Kim Yoo-jung, Yoon Kyun-sang and Song Jae-rim.[1] It is based on the popular webtoon of the same title by Aengo, which was first published by KakaoPage in 2013, and was later published by Comico Korea in 2015.[2][3] It aired on JTBC's Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:30 (KST) time slot from November 26, 2018 to February 4, 2019. It also airs on Netflix in 2019.[4]

Clean with Passion for Now
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Promotional poster
Hangul일단 뜨겁게 청소하라!!
GenreRomantic comedy
Based onClean with Passion for Now
by Aengo (앵고)
Written byHan Hee-jung
Directed byNo Jong-chan
Country of originSouth Korea
Original language(s)Korean
No. of episodes16
Executive producer(s)
  • Kim Joo-seok
  • Park Joon-seo
Production company(s)
Original networkJTBC
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Audio formatDolby Digital
Original releaseNovember 26, 2018 (2018-11-26) –
February 4, 2019 (2019-02-04)
External links


Gil Oh-sol, an employee at a cleaning company, meets Jang Seon-gyul, the boss of the company. The two are diametric opposite when it comes to cleanliness. With the help of Oh-sol, Seon-gyul faces his mysophobia and falls in love with her.



A girl with a positive personality. She doesn't really care about dirtiness and possesses a strong stomach endurance.
A good-looking and wealthy CEO of "Cleaning Fairy", who has mysophobia. After meeting Gil Oh-Sol he falls in love with her
A psychiatrist from Rochester Clinic who lives on the rooftop of Oh-sol's house and is known for being a free spirit. He has a one-sided love for Gil Oh-sol.


People around Gil Oh-solEdit

Gil Oh-sol's father. A district cleaner.
Gil Oh-sol's younger brother. A promising Taekwondo athlete. He is romantically involved with Min Joo-yeon.
Gil Oh-sol's best friend. She is romantically involved with Gil Oh-dol.

People around Jang Seon-kyulEdit

Jang Seon-kyul's mother.
Jang Seon-kyul's grandfather. President of AG Group.
Jang Seon-kyu's secretary.
  • Kim Ki-nam as Secretary Kim

Cleaning FairiesEdit

  • Hak Jin as Kim Dong-hyun[13]
A rebellious guy who is good at fighting.
A dreamer who was chased out of his home.
  • Ko Gun-Han as Lee Young-sik[15]
Gil Oh-dol's senior at the Taekwondo training center. A romantic and pure guy.


Cha Mae-hwa's lover.
  • Choi Yoo-song as Bodhisattva Wang[17]
Choi Ha-in's patient, fortune teller.

Special appearancesEdit

Gil Oh-sol's college senior and first love.
  • Park Kyung-hye as Choi Ha-in's patient, "girlfriend" (Ep. 1, 11 & 16)
  • Woo Hyun as Baek Geum-sul, Choi Ha-in's patient, impersonating doctor (Ep. 4, 7 & 16)
  • Na Hae-ryung as Kim Hye-won, TV anchor (Ep. 1 & 11)
  • Park Ah-in as Lee Young-eun, woman in office cleaned by Oh-sol (Ep. 3)
  • Jo Ryun (Cho Ryeon) as Jung Hye-won, Gil Oh-sol's and Gil Oh-dol's mother (Ep. 5, 7)
  • Kim Joo-young as actor who knows Hwang Jae-min (Ep. 9)
  • Kim Sun-bin as lawyer (Ep. 9)
  • Shin So-yul as Seo Ji-hye, receptionist in hotel (Ep. 10)


  • The first script reading was held on January 30, 2018 at JTBC building in Sangam-dong.[18]
  • The series was set to air in April 2018.[19] However, on February 26, it was revealed that lead actress Kim Yoo-jung was diagnosed with hypothyroidism, and would be focusing on treatment.[20] It has since halted filming and its broadcast has been delayed to the second half of the year.[21]
  • On May 25, JTBC announced that the production would resume filming in August 2018 for a slated premiere in November 2018. Ahn Hyo-seop, who was originally cast in the lead role of Jang Seon-kyul, withdrew from the drama due to scheduling conflicts.[22][23] He was replaced by Yoon Kyun-sang.[6]
  • Filming resumed on September 5, 2018.[24]

Original soundtrackEdit

Clean with Passion for Now
Soundtrack album by
Various artists
LabelWarner Music, JTBC Contents Hub

Part 1Edit

Released on November 26, 2018 (2018-11-26)
1."Sweet Heart"LoveCityLoveCityOh My Girl Banhana03:42
2."Sweet Heart" (Inst.) LoveCity 03:42
Total length:07:24

Part 2Edit

Released on November 26, 2018 (2018-11-26)
1."Oh Lady Go Lady"HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-heeHoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joonGWSN03:38
2."Oh Lady Go Lady" (Inst.) HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joon 03:38
Total length:07:16

Part 3Edit

Released on December 10, 2018 (2018-12-10)
1."I Luv U Luv"GamDongis, ROZGamDongis, ROZYoo Seung-woo03:12
2."I Luv U Luv" (Inst.) GamDongis, ROZ 03:12
Total length:06:24

Part 4Edit

Released on December 17, 2018 (2018-12-17)
1."I Want To Sleep More" (좀 더 잘래요)HoeJangNim, Ra.L, Lee Kwang-heeHoeJangNim, Ra.L, Lee Kwang-heeKim Greem03:57
2."I Want To Sleep More" (Inst.) HoeJangNim, Ra.L, Lee Kwang-hee 03:57
Total length:07:54

Part 5Edit

Released on December 24, 2018 (2018-12-24)
1."Gravity"HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Ra.LHoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joonKLANG04:41
2."Gravity (English Ver.)"HoeJangNim, Hodge, Lee Kwang-heeHoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joonKLANG04:41
3."Gravity" (Inst.) HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joon 04:41
4."Gravity (English Ver.)" (Inst.) HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Yoo Young-joon 04:41
Total length:18:44

Part 6Edit

Released on December 31, 2018 (2018-12-31)
1."Clean with Passion for Now" (일단 뜨겁게 청소하라)KwonMilkKwonMilkCrying Nut03:01
2."Clean with Passion for Now" (Inst.) KwonMilk 03:01
Total length:06:02

Part 7Edit

Released on January 7, 2019 (2019-01-07)
1."Fade Into You" (물 들어가)Gamdongis, Seo Jae-ha, Kim Young-sungGamdongis, Seo Jae-ha, Kim Young-sungNam Sae-ra03:55
2."Fade Into You" (Inst.) Gamdongis, Seo Jae-ha, Kim Young-sung 03:55
Total length:07:50

Part 8Edit

Released on January 14, 2019 (2019-01-14)
1."Cosmos"LoveCityLoveCityHuh Gak04:11
2."Cosmos" (Inst.) LoveCity 04:11
Total length:08:22

Part 9Edit

Released on January 21, 2019 (2019-01-21)
1."I Can't Say You're The Only One" (너 뿐이라고 말하진 못해도)HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-heeHoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, HodgeKevin Oh04:10
2."I Can't Say You're The Only One" (Inst.) HoeJangNim, Lee Kwang-hee, Hodge 04:10
Total length:08:20

Part 10Edit

Released on January 28, 2019 (2019-01-28)
1."You Are Everything To Me" (너 뿐이라고 말하진 못해도)Yoon Kyung, Lee Kyu-wonLee Kyu-wonJoohee04:06
2."You Are Everything To Me" (Inst.) Lee Kyu-won 04:06
Total length:08:12


  • In this table, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
  • N/A denotes that the rating is not known.
Ep. Original broadcast date Title Average audience share
AGB Nielsen[25]
Nationwide Seoul
1 November 26, 2018 That Man and Woman's Stories
(그 남자, 그 여자의 사정)
3.272% 3.605%
2 November 27, 2018 Coincidence Offers Aid To Those Who Don't Want It
(우연은 원치 않은 자에게 조력을 베푼다)
3.320% 3.201%
3 December 3, 2018 It Starts With a Kiss
(시작은 키스!)
3.483% 3.374%
4 December 4, 2018 Bit by Bit, Just Like That
(조금씩, 조금씩, 그렇게)
3.394% 2.986%
5 December 10, 2018 Sweet and Tangy Yogurt
(새콤달콤 요구르트)
3.533% 3.708%
6 December 11, 2018 Because We Don't Know Ourselves
(왜냐하면 우리는 우리를 모르고)
2.997% 2.841%
7 December 17, 2018 While We Touch Each Other
(서로에게 닿는 동안)
3.435% 3.366%
8 December 18, 2018 Things I Like and Things I Like
(좋아하는 것과 좋아하는 것)
3.574% 3.516%
9 December 24, 2018 Saying "I Like You" Isn't Always Necessary
(꼭 좋아한다 말하지 않아도)
2.777% 2.864%
10 December 25, 2018 Secrets and Lies
(비밀과 거짓말)
3.304% 3.565%
11 January 14, 2019 I Can't Hide It
(숨길 수 없어요)
2.131% N/A
12 January 15, 2019 It Can't Get Better Than This
(이보다 더 좋을 순 없다)
13 January 21, 2019 I Will Be Your Shoulder to Lean On
(내가 너의 어깨가 되어줄게)
14 January 28, 2019 You Make Me Want to Be a Better Man
(당신은 내가 더 좋은 사람이 되고 싶게 만들어요)
15 January 29, 2019 When I Madly Want to Hug You
(네가 미치도록 안고 싶을 때)
16 February 4, 2019 Love With Passion For Now!
(일단 뜨겁게 사랑하라!!)
Average 2.810% [a]
  • This drama airs 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).


iQiyi announced that there will be a Chinese adaptation of the drama, titled Cleaning Elfs.[26]


  1. ^ Due to some ratings not recorded, the exact average rating is unknown.

International broadcastEdit

  • In Sri Lanka, the drama is available to stream via Iflix with English subtitles.[27]


  1. ^ "'일뜨청' 김유정X윤균상X송재림, '만찢' 비주얼 라인업 완성[종합]". Osen (in Korean). June 8, 2018.
  2. ^ Aengo. "일단 뜨겁게 청소하라 (Clean with Passion for Now)". KakaoPage (in Korean).
  3. ^ Aengo. "일단 뜨겁게 청소하라 (Clean with Passion for Now)". Comico Korea (in Korean).
  4. ^ "3 South Korean shows to watch on Netflix in December". Kpop Herald. December 9, 2018.
  5. ^ "Kim Yoo-jung confirms lead role in upcoming JTBC drama". Kpop Herald. January 23, 2018.
  6. ^ a b "윤균상, '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 출연 확정… 김유정X송재림과 호흡". TenAsia (in Korean). June 8, 2018.
  7. ^ [단독] 송재림, '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 주연 합류...김유정과 재회. YTN (in Korean). January 23, 2018.
  8. ^ "'일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 유선X김원해X김혜은, 연기고수 총출동[공식입장]". Osen (in Korean). November 17, 2018.
  9. ^ "'슬빵' 이도현, JTBC '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 출연확정(공식)". Newsen (in Korean). February 7, 2018.
  10. ^ 배우 도희가 ‘일단 뜨겁게 청소하라’에서 상큼한 매력을 뽐낸다.. MK News (in Korean). January 24, 2018.
  11. ^ [공식입장] 김혜은, '일단뜨겁게청소하라' 합류…윤균상과 母子 호흡. News1 (in Korean). September 4, 2018.
  12. ^ "JTBC '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 김유정·안효섭·송재림…꿀조합 눈길". JTBC (in Korean). February 8, 2018.
  13. ^ 신예 학진, ‘일단 뜨겁게 청소하라’ 출연…과거사 있는 ‘청소 요정’ 변신. TenAsia (in Korean). November 15, 2018.
  14. ^ 차인하, '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 캐스팅…김유정과 호흡(공식). Maeil Business Newspaper (in Korean). February 22, 2018.
  15. ^ 김민규 ‘일단 뜨겁게 청소하라’ 출연 확정…태권도부 선배役. Kyunghyang Shinmun (in Korean). February 20, 2018.
  16. ^ [공식입장] 손병호, '일단 뜨겁게 청소하라' 캐스팅…윤균상母 애인 역. Xports News (in Korean). September 6, 2018.
  17. ^ "'일단뜨겁게청소하라' 최유송, 신기 떨어진 무당 '왕보살'로 전격 캐스팅". Maeil (in Korean). November 11, 2018.
  18. ^ Hwang Soo-yeon (February 8, 2018). "'일단 뜨겁게' 김유정X안효섭X송재림 대본리딩, 만화 찢은 비주얼 총출동". Newsen (in Korean).
  19. ^ '일뜨청' 김유정·안효섭·송재림, '만찢' 캐스팅 완료. eDaily (in Korean). January 25, 2018.
  20. ^ [공식입장] 김유정 측 "갑상선 문제로 치료 전념, 완쾌 후 '일뜨청' 촬영". Xports News (in Korean). February 26, 2018.
  21. ^ ‘일단 뜨겁게 청소하라’ 측 “김유정 회복 기간 고려…하반기 지연편성”(공식). 10Asia (in Korean). February 26, 2018.
  22. ^ [공식입장] ‘일뜨청’ 측 “김유정 건강 회복…8월 촬영 재개”. Sports Donga (in Korean). May 25, 2018.
  23. ^ "Kim Yoo-jung to Start "Clean Up Like It's Hot" in August and Ahn Hyo-sup Leaves the Production". Hancinema. Money Today. May 27, 2018.
  24. ^ "[단독]윤균상x김유정 '일뜨청' 재가동된다… 5일 촬영재개". Naver (in Korean). News1. September 3, 2018.
  25. ^ "Nielsen Korea". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Retrieved November 26, 2018.
  26. ^ 《热情的清扫吧》韩版未播,中国版已经开始选角,拟邀黄景瑜沈月. Phoenix New Media (in Korean). August 13, 2018.
  27. ^

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