Highlight trailer added for tvN drama series “The Road: The Tragedy of One” starring Ji Jin-Hee & Yoon Se-Ah. The highlight video follows Anchorman Baek Soo-Hyun (Ji Jin-Hee) as he reveals a scoop on an illegal election campaign fund, while broadcasting live. Watching the broadcast, are Politician Hwang Tae-Seob (Kim Roe-Ha) and Chairman Seo Ki-Tae (Cheon Ho-Jin), who seem angered by the revelation. Baek Soo-Hyun soon receives a phone call and the caller tells him that his son Yeon-Woo has been kidnapped.
“The Road: The Tragedy of One” first airs August 4, 2021 in South Korea.
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki: A story of the secrets, desires, guilts and salvation of residents who live at “Royal the Hill,” a place where only the top 1 percenters live.
Baek Soo-Hyun (Ji Jin-Hee) is a popular and respected anchorman. He is known as a journalist with strong beliefs. When he states something on camera, viewers take his words as the truth. Yet, Baek Soo-Hyun has another side. He is cold-hearted. When he wants something, he gets it no matter what. He will use any and all means to get what he wants. He is married to Seo Eun-Soo (Yoon Se-Ah) and they have children.
Seo Eun-Soo is the daughter of the chairman of the Jegang Group and married to Anchorman Baek Soo-Hyun. Her father is powerful enough that he wields heavy influence in the political and economic worlds. Seo Eun-Soo is herself a popular miniature artist. She places priority on her family and she tries to never loses her dignity, but she encounters tragedy. Seo Eun-Soo attempts to protect her family.
Cha Seo-Young (Kim Hye-Eun) is an announcer for a broadcast station. She has everything, including a prestigious job, exemplary educational background, and a beautiful appearance, but she is rarely satisfied with what she has.