January 2023 saw the start of many attention-grabbing K-Dramas in various genres. With a wide selection of shows, viewers everywhere are sure to pick one they love. But the start of a new year often keeps us busy, with little or no time to sort through the many serials currently airing. That’s why we’re here to make things a little easier. One of the K-Dramas you should watch is SBS’”Return“!
This captivating drama premiered on January 6 and is currently available to watch on Amazon Prime Video. It stars veterans Lee SunKyun as Eun Yong and Moon Chae Won as Park Joon Gyeong. Their characters fight corrupt law officials and the money cartel supports them. This drama is ripe with action, suspense, and heartfelt relationships.
But don’t just take our word for it – here are 4 reasons why you should get started on this legal revenge drama!
1. Rich Background
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The backdrop in SBS’s “Payback” is perfect and adds another layer of depth to an already excellent character. It was refreshing to see Eun Yong and Park JoonGyeong’s character development and how they ended up in their current situation. Each flashback and journey back in time holds your attention from start to finish, creating a well-crafted bridge to the present. If you enjoy a drama that does a great job exploring the backstories of characters, then “Payback” is the one for you!
2. The Charismatic Underdog
From the start, Eun Yong was born into poverty and didn’t have many options for success. However, through her incredible fortitude and surprising intelligence, she is able to make things work and become the breadwinner for her family.
Although he started working for a loan shark, his motivation to stand on his own and break away from that lifestyle is noteworthy. Eun Yong shows that although he is born a fighter, he has kindness and charisma that flows from head to toe. The longer you watch, the more you will root for his success!
3. Heartfelt Family Bonds
“Revenge” may be filled with incredible suspense and deathly tension, but in between is a gentle tenderness that acts as a light in the dark. It is heartwarming to see such a touching family bond. And not only with blood brothers, but also families of characters are formed along the way. The drama that follows shows how precious moments with family are and how far someone is willing to go to protect them.
4. Great Acting From All Cast
There is no doubt that Lee SunKyun and Moon ChaeWon will deliver an outstanding performance. But every member of the cast did an amazing job portraying their mastery of their craft. From Park Hoon who played the villain of the series for Kang YouSeok as Eun Yong’s cute, yet reliable nephew, Jang TaeChun, there is nothing short of skill throughout the cast. With their acting prowess, you will be completely immersed in SBS’ thrilling revenge drama “Payback”!
Have you started watching “Payback” yet? What do you think of the drama so far? Let us know in the comments!