Hwang Shi-Mok (Cho Seung-Woo) had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead body is thrown in front of him. He meets Police Lieutenant Han Yeo-Jin (Bae Doo-Na) at a murder crime scene. They work together to eradicate corruption at the prosecutor’s office and solve a serial murder case.
“Secret Forest” is the first tvN drama series to air on Saturday and Sunday at 9PM. Initially, the drama series was scheduled to air on Friday and Saturday at 8:30PM following the conclusion of “Chicago Typewriter” and will be followed by “Deserving of the Name” August, 2017.
First script reading took place January 25, 2017 at CJ E&M Center in Sangamdong, Seoul, South Korea.