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Misaeng depicts the harsh reality of working as an intern within a large company and the struggles and challenges that are faced everyday by different people trying to make ends meet.

The drama follows intern Jang Geu-rae (Im Siwan) who has been forced to give up his dream of turning professional at Go (a strategy board game) to start a new career, which he does as an Intern at One International.  Struggling with keeping up and learning new skills, he soon learns that beyond the surface, everyone is waging their own private battles for survival.

Baded on the webcomic Misaeng by Yoon Tae-ho.

Also Known As: An Incomplete Life
Directed by: Kim Won-seok
Written by: Jung Yoon-jung
Starring: Im Si-wan, Lee Sung-min, Kang So-ra, Kang Ha-neul, Byun Yo-han, Kim Dae-myung, Shin Eun-jung, Park Hae-joon
Extended Cast: Yoon Jong-hoon, Yeo Eui-joo, Kim Jong-soo, Ryu Tae-ho, Kim Hee-won, Kim Kyung-ryong, Park Jin-soo, Nam Kyung-eup, Lee Geung-young, Son Jong-hak, Jung Hee-tae, Jang Hyuk-jin, Choi Gwi-hwa, Shin Jae-hoon, Jeon Seok-ho, Oh Min-suk, Tae In-ho, Park Jin-seo, Hwang Seok-jeong, Jo Hyun-sik, Kim Jung-hak, Kwak In-joon, Han Kap-soo, Choi Jae-woong, Sung Byung-sook, Nam Myung-ryul, Lee Si=won, Oh Yoon-hong, Lee Seung-joon, Seo Yoon-ah, Cho Hunhyun, Yoo Changhyuk, Oh Jung-se
Original network: tvN
Original release: 17 October 2014 - 20 December 2014
No. of episodes: 20
Running Time: 65 minutes Fridays and Saturdays at 20:30 (KST)
Executive producer(s): Kim Mi-na, Lee Chan-ho
Producer(s): Lee Jae-moon, Ham Seung-hoon
Production Company(s): Number 3 Pictures