TVN “Behind Every Star” is under fire for this problematic scene.
In the new episode of tvN’s drama “Behind Every Star”, which aired on November 21, Chun Jane (Kwak Sun Young), the head of Method Entertainment’s management team, and Lee Sang Wook (Noh Sang Hyun), head of the Seoul Regional Tax Service Investigation Department, began dating .
After visiting the filming location of Chun, Jane returned to the dorm and sensed a suspicious presence inside. She turned around and was surprised to see a man in the bathroom. The man was her boyfriend Lee Sang Wook who secretly came to her dorm. Lee Sang Wook was bathing in the bathtub. Chun Jane said “Surprise. Come in.”
When Chun Jane asked “How did you know I was here?”, he replied calmly, “I confirm that you have received it. Rented rooms for staff are located on the 2nd and 5th floor. I asked the staff. I even checked the IRS.
When Lee Sang Wook said: “Isn’t it nice to see me?” Chun Jane got mad and said: “I’m not here to play, I’m here to work. But I didn’t say anything and all of a sudden… There’s a lot of things to look out for because of the filming.”
The two then continued their conversation while lying on the bed together. Chun Jane said: “I didn’t know how to react. I’ve seen a lot of men chase me, but this is the first time a man follows me on a business trip.”
Lee Sang Wook said: “I came because I wanted to see you.” Didn’t you say it’s hard to be good both in a relationship and at work? Don’t try to be good at both. Jane, just do what you want. If you’re busy, I’ll come to you.” Lee Sang Wook’s secret visit to Chun Jane’s dorm turned out to be a sweet surprise between them.
Internet users are dissatisfied with the hero’s behavior in this scene. They left comments like “Isn’t he a stalker? It’s terrible”, “It’s a bit…”, “It’s disgusting. He followed her while she was working, saying nothing of the sort.
Meanwhile, Behind Every Star, based on the French drama of the same name, draws attention with its luxurious cast. After recording a rating of 3.7% (according to Nielsen Korea) for its first episode on November 7, the drama’s ratings continued to drop, and on November 22 it hit its lowest rating of 2.9%.
“Behind Every Star” presents the work, love and desires of professional executives who work with the best Korean celebrities against the backdrop of entertainment agency Method Entertainment.