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Secret Garden (Hangul: 시크릿 가든; Hanja: 秘密花園) is a 2010 South Korean television drama, starring Ha Ji-won, Hyun Bin, Yoon Sang-hyun, Kim Sa-rang, Lee Jong-suk and Yoo In-na. It aired on SBS from November 13, 2010 to January 16, 2011. It won a number of awards at both the 2010 SBS Drama Awards and the 2011 Baeksang Arts Awards.


The drama tells the story of love story between Gil Ra Im (Ha Ji-won)and Kim Joo Won (Hyun Bin). Gil Ra Im is a poor and humble stunt woman who is envied by top actresses due to her beauty. Kim Joo Won (Hyun Bin) is an arrogant and eccentric CEO who maintains the image of seeming perfection. Their accidental meeting, when Joo Won mistakes Ra Im for actress Park Chae Rin, marks the beginning of a tense, bickering relationship, through which Joo Won tries to hide a growing attraction to Ra Im that both confuses and disturbs him. To complicate matters further, a strange sequence of events results in them swapping bodies. However, even though they swapped their bodies, feelings continues to grow for both of them. They went through all challenges together. The few last episodes tells about Gil Ra Im involved in an accident while filming. Ra Im is unconscious and might be suffer from the possibility of becoming brain dead. Because of strong and deep love for Ra Im, Joo Won himself willingly swaps their bodies again, so that Ra Im (in Joo Won’s body when they swapped) can continue with her life while he is the one who take place in unconscious body of Ra Im.


Extended Cast


In January 2011, approximately 400 Japanese tourists took part in a tour program dedicated to the show. They observed the filming of a concert scene and took part as extras. This was followed by a concert with singer Baek Ji-young, who sang the theme songs, and lead cast Hyun Bin and Yoon Sang Hyun. The three-day program also included visits to other sets including the house of Hyun Bin’s character Kim Joo Won.