Feel Good to Die

Feel Good to Die (Korean죽어도 좋아; RRJug-eodo Joh-a; lit. Happy If You Died) is a 2018 South Korean television series based on the Daum webcomic of the same name,[1] starring Kang Ji-hwan, Baek Jin-hee and Gong Myung. It aired on KBS2's Wednesdays and Thursdays at 22:00 (KST) time slot, from November 7 to December 27, 2018.[2][3]

Feel Good to Die
Feel Good to Die.jpg
Promotional poster
GenreComedy
Romance
Office
Supernatural
Based onHappy If You Died[1]
by Gold Kiwi Bird (골드키위새)
Developed byKBS Drama Production
Written byLee Eun-jin
Directed byIm Seo-ra
StarringKang Ji-hwan
Baek Jin-hee
Gong Myung
Country of originSouth Korea
Original language(s)Korean
No. of episodes32
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • Chang-woo Vincent Hwang
  • Jo Hye-rin
  • Kim Tae-goo
  • Lee Gun-joon
Producer(s)Lee Jung-mi
Running time35 minutes
Production company(s)
  • Production H
  • Y-People ENT
DistributorKorean Broadcasting System
Release
Original networkKBS2
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseNovember 7 (2018-11-07) –
December 27, 2018 (2018-12-27)
External links
Website

SynopsisEdit

The story of “evil boss” Baek Jin-sang and assistant manager Lee Roo-da, who tries to transform him into a better person. Both of them are stuck in a time loop and they are trying to find the problem that is causing this.

CastEdit

MainEdit

SupportingEdit

Marketing TeamEdit

MW ChickenEdit

OthersEdit

Special appearancesEdit

Original soundtrackEdit

Feel Good to Die OST
Soundtrack album by
Various artists
Released2018
GenreSoundtrack
Language
Label

Part 1Edit

Released on November 8, 2018 (2018-11-08)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."Dol Go Dol Go Dol Go" (돌고돌고돌고)
  • Yook Joong-wan
  • Choi Seo-hyun
4:02
2."Dol Go Dol Go Dol Go" (Inst.) 4:02
Total length:8:04

Part 2Edit

Released on November 14, 2018 (2018-11-14)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."Always Be With You" (항상 너의 곁에 내가 있을게)Standing Egg3:38
2."Always Be With You" (Inst.) 3:38
Total length:7:16

Part 3Edit

Released on November 22, 2018 (2018-11-22)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."Hero" (히어로)Kang Kyun-sung (Noel)3:17
2."Hero" (Inst.) 3:17
Total length:6:34

Part 4Edit

Released on November 29, 2018 (2018-11-29)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."For You" (그댈 위해)Lucia3:49
2."For You" (Inst.) 3:49
Total length:7:38

Part 5Edit

Released on December 6, 2018 (2018-12-06)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."Day After Day" (또 하루)Jo Won-sun4:16
2."Day After Day" (Inst.) 4:16
Total length:8:32

Part 6Edit

Released on December 19, 2018 (2018-12-19)
No.TitleArtistLength
1."I Don't Know" (몰랐어)Park Jae-jung 
2."I Don't Know" (Inst.)  

RatingsEdit

  • In the table below, 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. Broadcast date Average audience share (nationwide)
TNmS[18] AGB Nielsen[19]
1 November 7, 2018 4.5% 4.0%
2 4.1%
3 November 8, 2018 N/A 2.5%
4 3.3%
5 November 14, 2018 2.5%
6 3.0%
7 November 15, 2018 2.2%
8 2.7%
9 November 21, 2018 2.8% 2.6%
10 3.3% 3.0%
11 November 22, 2018 3.2%
12 3.6% 3.6%
13 November 28, 2018 3.0% 2.4%
14 3.6% 3.5%
15 November 29, 2018 N/A 2.8%
16 3.3%
17 December 5, 2018 3.1% 2.5%
18 3.4% 2.8%
19 December 6, 2018 N/A 2.1%
20 2.7%
21 December 12, 2018 2.4%
22
23 December 13, 2018 1.9%
24 2.5%
25 December 19, 2018 2.2%
26 2.8%
27 December 20, 2018 2.8% 2.0%
28 3.0% 2.2%
29 December 26, 2018 2.0%
30 2.9% 1.9%
31 December 27, 2018 2.7%
32 3.2%
Average - 2.69%

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominee Result Ref.
2018 2018 KBS Drama Awards Excellence Award, Actor in a Miniseries Kang Ji-hwan Nominated
Excellence Award, Actress in a Miniseries Baek Jin-hee Won [20]
Best Supporting Actor In Gyo-jin Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Gold Kiwi Bird (골드키위새). "죽어도 좋아♡ (Happy Even If I Die)". Daum Webtoon (in Korean).
  2. ^ "New TV series fulfils office fantasy of reforming nasty boss". Yonhap News Agency. November 5, 2018.
  3. ^ "'죽어도 좋아' 강지환-백진희, 악덕 상사 VS 사이다 대리의 대환장(?) 케미 예감하는 대본리딩 현장 공개!". iMBC (in Korean). October 5, 2018.
  4. ^ "Kang Ji-hwan to Star in "Feel Good to Die"". Hancinema. Newsen. September 6, 2018.
  5. ^ "Baek Jin Hee Confirmed To Star In Upcoming Webtoon-Based Drama". Soompi. September 18, 2018.
  6. ^ "Gong Myung confirms to join 'Happy If You Died'". JTBC. October 6, 2018.
  7. ^ [공식입장] 류현경, '죽어도 좋아' 출연 확정..'워킹맘부터 워맨스까지'. Osen (in Korean). September 11, 2018.
  8. ^ 김민재, '죽어도 좋아' 확정..리얼리티 200% 생활밀착형 연기 예고 [공식입장]. Osen (in Korean). September 13, 2018.
  9. ^ "아역출신 배우 정민아, KBS2 새 수목극 '죽어도 좋아' 캐스팅". Sports World (in Korean). September 12, 2018.
  10. ^ [공식입장] 박솔미, '죽어도 좋아' 출연…2년 5개월만에 복귀. Xports News (in Korean). September 11, 2018.
  11. ^ a b "인교진x이병준, '죽어도 좋아' 출연 확정..반전+코믹 넘치는 2色 연기 [공식입장]". Osen (in Korean). September 12, 2018.
  12. ^ "[매경닷컴 MK스포츠 김도형 기자] '죽어도 좋아' 김기현이 공명을 칭찬하고, 인교진을 나무랐다". MK News (in Korean). November 15, 2018.
  13. ^ 조한철, '신과함께'→'백일의낭군님'→'죽어도좋아' 대세 행보. YTN (in Korean).
  14. ^ [공식]'죽어도 좋아' 김민재-조한철-서정연, 탄탄한 명품조연 합류. Sports Chosun (in Korean). September 13, 2018.
  15. ^ "김보정, KBS2 '죽어도 좋아' 캐스팅…백진희와 자매 호흡". TenAsia (in Korean). November 2, 2018.
  16. ^ [포인트:컷] 김선호, '죽어도 좋아' 특별 출연…백진희와 면접장 조우. Xports News (in Korean). November 8, 2018.
  17. ^ 김선호, '죽어도 좋아' 특별출연 '김과장' 이은진 감독과 인연. etoday (in Korean). November 8, 2018.
  18. ^ "TNMS Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". TNMS Ratings (in Korean). Retrieved September 6, 2018.
  19. ^ "AGB Daily Ratings: this links to current day-select the date from drop down menu". AGB Nielsen Media Research (in Korean). Archived from the original on March 17, 2017. Retrieved September 6, 2018.
  20. ^ "[2018 KBS 연기대상] 유동근 대상 "장미희 덕분인데 내가 왜..대하드라마 부활 기원"". 10Asia (in Korean). January 1, 2019.

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