Doctor Stranger

Also Known As: 닥터 이방인
Genre: Action Medical Melodrama Romance Thriller
Episodes: 20
Broadcast Network: SBS
Broadcast Period: May 5th, 2014
to: July 8th, 2014


A man with a genius IQ follows in his father’s footsteps in more ways than one. Park Hoon (Lee Jong Suk) is raised in North Korea to become a doctor by his doctor father, who had defected to South Korea years ago and met his South Korean mother before being captured and returned to North Korea. After Park Hoon became an accomplished chest surgeon, he too defects to South Korea and goes to work in the prestigious Dongwoo University Hospital. As he tries to adjust to his strange new life in South Korea, Park Hoon does his best to work alongside Han Jae Joon (Park Hae Jin), a Harvard graduate who first discovers Park Hoon’s talent, while catching the eye of Oh Soo Hyun (Kang So Ra), Jae Joon’s fiancée and the daughter of the hospital chairman. Anesthesiologist Song Jae Hee bears a strong resemblance to Han Seung Hee (both played by Jin Se Yun), Park Hoon’s girlfriend back in the North, whom he wants desperately to come join him. Can the genius doctor do what it takes to make a new life for himself and his love in the South?

Park Hoon

Park Hoon (child)

Song Jae Hee / Han Seung Hee

Han Jae Joon

Oh Soo Hyun

Oh Soo Hyun (child)

Oh Jong Yoo

Moon Hyung Wook

Choi Byeong Cheol

Yang Jeong Han

Geum Bong Hyun

Kim Chi Gyu

Min Soo Ji

Eun Min Se

Yeo Sun Hee

Jang Seok Joo

Kim Tae Seol

Cha Jin Soo

Lee Chung Yi

Hong Chan Sung

Lee Chang Yi’s mother

Park Hoon’s mother

Dr. Song Jae Hee

Kim Eun Hee

presidential chief of staff

Kim Ah Young
Seo Ji Hee

Song Jae Hee (child)
Kim Ji Hoon

Han Jae Joon (Child)
Kang Tae Hwan

Oh Sang Jin
Kim Ji Young

Jung Min
Won Jong Rye

Oh Sang Jin’s mother
Zhang Liang

Sean Zhang
Kim Ji Eun

Oh Joon Gyu’s secretary


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Last Update: October 21, 2019