Korean Title : 최강! 울엄마
Genre : Drama, Family, Youth
Director: Jeong-hwan Kim, Jin-hwan Kim
Writer: Jeong-hwa Park
Release Date: March 11 – August 26, 2007
Duration : 60min * 25eps
Country: South Korea
Mothers’ Zeal for Education
People do not trust the public education and sends their children to private academia for education. Parents living today bear heavy burden on how to provide better education to their kids.As both parents and children are busy moving from school to private tutoring sessions, they become exhausted and feel distant from each other.From the view point of children, “My Mom, Super Mom” looks into lives of today’s mothers and their struggle to send their children to top universities.It will show that the true solution to education problem lies in the loving family with trust and self-sacrifice. It will reflect on the meaning of family. (Cr: Dramawiki)
Choi Kang (Jin Won) is a 17-year-old freshman in high school. He does not study well, but has a bright outlook. His dream is to be an action actor, so his hobbies include exercising and sports. He is absent-minded and loses pretty much anything. With his positive character, he gets by his mother’s scolding.
Choi Kang’s mother Ko Min-Joo (Shim Hye Jin) does everything for her family and their education. She is a typical Korean mother figure. Min-Joo lives with a fastidious mother-in-law, incompetent husband and two kids. She takes care of family and work.
Choi Kang’ s father Choi Man-Suk (Jeong Won-Jung) is an unknown theater actor. Sometimes he makes troubles, but for his family he works part time without them knowing.
Choi Geon (Lee In-Sung) is the second son of the family. He is smart, but somehow fruity.
Choi Hoon (Kang Ha Neul) is a 17-year-old freshman in high school. His cousin is Choi Kang. Choi Hoon studies well, but he doesn’t speak much and often looks indifferent. Inside he is frail and looking for love. Choi Hoon becomes a rival with Choi Kang over Eun-Ki (Woo Ri).
Oh Chae-Rin (Park Min Ji) is also a 17-year-old freshman in high school. She is a perfectionist. Chae-Rin is also stubborn and tough, but inside she is feminine and soft. Chae-Rin comes to like Choi Kang.(Cr: Asiawiki)