“Her Private Life” is the popular drama of the moment among international fans. It tells the story of DukMi, she is the perfect curator at work but it turns out that she is an idol fangirl. The story starts when she meets her prickly boss Ryan. Park MinYoung and Kim JaeWook are the main actors.
The story is based on the novel “Noona Fan Dot Com” (in Korean 누나팬닷컴) by Kim SungYeon published in 2007.
The story is slightly different from the drama. Here is the plot of the novel and webtoon: Jo Ara is 30 years old and she is a huge fangirl of idol MinJun member of Shooting Stars. She runs a famous Korean restaurant in Gangnam. She is looking to hire someone that can manage the restaurant more professionally. It is MinHyun who she hires but he is actually MinJun’s older brother. Ara has two faces, the one of the fangirl and the one of the well-mannered boss of a Korean restaurant. When MinHyun who looks like his brother MinJun arrived at her restaurant, her heart started to beat.
But that is not all, the novel was adapted into webtoon too in 2019. Have a look at it below.
For those of you who want to read the webtoon, you can here in Korean. It is unfortunately not available in English.
Do you think the webtoon characters match well with the drama cast?