What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim? (Korean: 김비서가 왜 그럴까; RR: Kimbiseoga wae geureolkka) is a 2018 South Korean television series starring Park Seo-joon and Park Min-young. It is based on the novel of the same title by Jung Kyung-yoon [ko] which was first published in 2013, which was then serialized into a comic in 2015 via KakaoPage. The series aired on tvN from June 6 to July 26, 2018, on Wednesdays and Thursdays for 16 episodes.
It is one of the highest rated Korean dramas in cable television history.
It premiered internationally on Netflix.
The drama is the most search Korean language drama of 2018 on Google(Google’s #1 trending TV show) in South Korea and #3 in Taiwan.
The series revolves around the narcissistic Lee Young Joon, the vice president of a company run by his family. He is very self-absorbed and thinks highly of himself, so much that he barely acknowledges the people around him. Lee Young Joon has a capable and patient secretary in Kim Mi So who has remained by his side and worked diligently for 9 years without any romantic involvement. However, Mi So now want to set her life & focus on herself so when she decides to resign from her job, hilarious misunderstandings ensue. After 9 years of their strictly-workplace relationship, can it now develop in something more?