Reply 1994

  • I. Introduction

    Reply 1994 is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Go Ara, Jung Woo, Yoo Yeon-seok, Kim Sung-kyun, Son Ho-jun, Baro, Min Do-hee, Sung Dong-il, and Lee Il-hwa. It aired on tvN from October 18 to December 28, 2013 for 21 episodes.

    II. Synopsis

    Set in 1994, six university students from various provincial areas of South Korea live together at a boarding house in Sinchon, Seoul, which is run by a couple with a daughter named Sung Na-jung.
    Like its predecessor Reply 1997 the series follows a nonlinear story telling where it shifts between the past in 1994 and the present in 2013, making the viewers guess who will become Na-jung's husband among the male characters.

    The series follows the historically and culturally significant events that happened in the country in 1994 and the years that followed, including the emergence of seminal of kpop group Seo Taiji and the Boys, the Sampoong Department Store Collapse and the birth of the korean basketball league.