Dr. Romantic 2

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  • Drama: Dr. Romantic 2 / Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim 2 (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Nangmandakteo Kimsaboo 2
  • Hangul: 낭만닥터 김사부2
  • Director: Yu In-Sik, Lee Gil-Bok
  • Writer: Kang Eun-Kyung
  • Network: SBS
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: January 6 - February 25, 2020
  • Runtime: Monday & Tuesday 22:00-23:10
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea


Boo Yong-Joo (Han Suk-Kyu) calls himself Dr. Romantic and is called Teacher Kim. He is a weird doctor who does not want to socialize with others. Boo Yong-Joo runs the shabby clinic Doldam.

Cha Eun-Jae (Lee Sung-Kyung) is a 2nd year fellow for surgery. She is smart and confident. She has never experienced discouragement or failure.

Seo Woo-Jin (Ahn Hyo-Seop) is a 2nd year fellow for surgery. He has excellent skills for surgery. His personality is cynical. Because he went through a tough life, he does not believe in happiness.

Cha Eun-Jae and Seo Woo-Jin meet the unusual doctor Teacher Kim. They grow as humans and doctors with their experience with Teacher Kim.


  1. "Dr. Romantic 2" takes over the SBS Monday & Tuesday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by "VIP" and followed by "Nobody Knows" on March 2, 2020.
  2. First script took place September, 2019 at SBS Ilsan Production Studios in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea.
  3. Still images of first scene with Han Suk-Kyu, Lee Sung-Kyung, and Ahn Hyo-Seop appearing together.
  4. Still images of Han Suk-Kyu & Lee Sung-Kyung in "Dr. Romantic 2."
  5. Related titles (drama series):
    1. Dr. Romantic | Nangmandakteo Kimsaboo (SBS / 2016)
    2. Dr. Romantic 2 | Nangmandakteo Kimsaboo 2 (SBS / 2020)


Dr. Romantic 2-Han Suk-Kyu.jpg Dr. Romantic 2-Ahn Hyo-Seop.jpg Dr. Romantic 2-Lee Sung-Kyung.jpg Dr. Romantic 2-Kim Joo-Hun.jpg
Han Suk-Kyu Ahn Hyo-Seop Lee Sung-Kyung Kim Joo-Hun
Teacher Kim Seo Woo-Jin Cha Eun-Jae Park Min-Guk

Doldam Hospital: Doctors

Dr Romantic 2-Shin Dong-Wook1.jpg So Ju-Yeon Dr. Romantic 2-Yoon Na-Moo.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Byeon Woo-Min1.jpg
Shin Dong-Wook So Ju-Yeon Yoon Na-Moo Byeon Woo-Min
Bae Moon-Jung Yoon A-Reum Jung In-Soo Nam Do-Il

Doldam Hospital: Nurses

Dr. Romantic 2-Jin Kyung.jpg Kim Min-Jae Dr Romantic 2-Yoon Bo-Ra.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Jung Ji-Ahn.jpg Lee Kyu-Ho
Jin Kyung Kim Min-Jae Yoon Bo-Ra Jung Ji-Ahn Lee Kyu-Ho
Oh Myung-Sim Park Eun-Tak Joo Young-Mi Eom Hyeon-Jeong Mr. Goo
Dr Romantic 2-Moon Ah-Ram.jpg Kim Ji-Su
Moon Ah-Ram Kim Ji-Su
nurse nurse

Doldam Hospital: Administration

Dr. Romantic 2-Kim Hong-Fa.jpg Dr. Romantic 2-Lim Won-Hee.jpg Kim Yong-Jin
Kim Hong-Fa Lim Won-Hee Kim Yong-Jin
Yeo Woon-Young Jang Gi-Tae Chief Lee

Park Min-Guk's Group

Ko Sang-Ho Dr. Romantic 2-Park Hyo-Joo.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Bae Myung Jin.jpg Choi Jin-Ho
Ko Sang-Ho Park Hyo-Joo Bae Myung-Jin Choi Jin-Ho
Yang Ho-Joon Sim Hye-Jin Heo Young-Kyu Do Yoon-Wan
Dr Romantic 2-Yoon Yi-Joo.jpg Park Ga-Young
Cheon So-Ra Park Ga-Young
nurse (ep.11-) nurse (ep.11-)


Dr Romantic 2-Jang Hyuk-Jin.jpg Kim Jong-Tae Dr Romantic 2-Joo Hyun.jpg Lim Chul-Soo Lee Ho-Cheol
Jang Hyuk-Jin Kim Jong-Tae Joo Hyun Lim Chul-Soo Lee Ho-Cheol
Song Hyeon-Cheol Oh Dong-Sik Chairman Shin loan shark loan shark
Lee Ji-Ha
Lee Ji-Ha
Cha Eun-Jae's mother
Nam Jung-Woo Shin Dong-Ryuk Jeon Jin-Oh Jung Young-Hoon Gu Bon-Jin
Nam Jung-Woo Shin Dong-Ryuk Jeon Jin-Oh Jung Young-Hoon Gu Bon-Jin
Geodae Hospital doctor (ep.1) Geodae Hospital doctor (ep.1) Defense Secretary's chief secretary (ep.2-4) Defense Secretary's security (ep.2-4) Major Lee Hoon-Dong (ep.3)
Kim Soo-Min Jin Yong-Wook Kim Ga-Young Kim Dong-Hyun Dr Romantic-Cherish Maningat.jpg
Kim Soo-Min Jin Yong-Wook Kim Ga-Young Kim Dong-Hyun Cherish Maningat
Soo-Jin (ep.5-) Soo-Jin's father (ep.5-) Soo-Jin's mother (ep.5-) violent husband (ep.5-7) abused wife (ep.5-7)
Hwang Jae-Yeol Dr Romantic 2-Kwak Ja-Hyoung.jpg Lee Sung-Woo Lim Jae-Ha Yoon Cha-Young
Hwang Jae-Yeol Kwak Ja-Hyoung Lee Sung-Woo Lim Jae-Ha Yoon Cha-Young
Detective Ko (ep.5-) gangster #2 (ep.5-) gangster #3 (ep.5-) Seo Woo-Jin (young) (ep.5-) Soo-Yeon (ep.6)
Kim Ki-Ryung Dr Romantic 2-Kang You-Seok.jpg Kim Jin Lee Ji-Hyun Dr Romantic 2-Woo Hyun-Zoo.jpg
Kim Ki-Ryung Kang You-Seok Kim Jin Lee Ji-Hyun Woo Hyun-Zoo
fishbone boy's mom (ep.7) Joon-Young (ep.8) Choi Soon-Yeong (ep.8) Choi Soon-Yeong's mother (ep.8) Joon-Young's mother (ep.8)
Lim Jae-Geun Dr Romantic 2-Hong Suk-Youn.jpg Lee Do-Hye Dr Romantic 2-Ji Hye Won.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Park Ki-Ryoong.jpg
Lim Jae-Geun Hong Suk-Youn Lee Do-Hye Ji Hye-Won Park Ki-Ryoong
Paramedic Heo violent drunk (ep.8) trainee nurse Lee Ji-Eun (ep.9-) trainee nurse Seo Se-Young (ep.9-) Geodae board member (ep.9,16)
Lee Yoon-Sang Lee Ji-Hae Dr Romantic 2-Yun Seol.jpg Ko Byung-Taek Kim No-Jin
Lee Yoon-Sang Lee Ji-Hae Yun Seol Ko Byung-Taek Kim No-Jin
Geodae board member (ep.9,16) pregnant bus passenger (ep.9-10) bus passenger (ep.9-10) bus passenger with leg injury (ep.9-10) Jung Ka-Young (ep.9-10)
Park Sung-Il Dr Romantic 2-Yang Se-Jong.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Jung Dong-Geun.jpg Park Jong-Hwan Song Chang-Kyu
Park Sung-Il Yang Se-Jong Jung Dong-Geun Park Jong-Hwan Song Chang-Kyu
police officer in ER (ep.10) Do In-Bum (ep.10,14-) Do Yoon-Wan's assistant (ep.11-) Lim Hyeon-Joon (ep.11-) Song Chang-Kyu (ep.11-)
Dr Romantic 2-Son Sang-Yeon.jpg Dr Romantic 2-Seo-Young.jpg Kim Seo-Won Dr Romantic 2-Ko Seo-Hee.jpg Jeong Hyun-Jun
Son Sang-Yeon Seo-Young Kim Seo-Won Ko Seo-Hee Jeong Hyun-Jun
Kang Ik-Joon (ep.11-15) Manager Joo (ep.12-) Lee Dong-Woo (ep.13-) Seung-Hee (ep.13) Lee Dong-Woo's son (ep.13)
Kim Kyoung-Il Choi Hong-Il Kang Hyoung-Suk Kim Nak-Gyoon Kim Jae-Hong
Kim Kyoung-Il Choi Hong-Il Kang Hyoung-Suk Kim Nak-Gyoon Kim Jae-Hong
Dr. Na (ep.13,15) factory manager (ep.13) Kang Ik-Joon's brother (ep.15) special investigator (ep.15) special investigator (ep.15)
Han Sang-Chul Dr Romantic 2-Jung Bo-Suk.jpg Park Jong-Sang Lee Young-Sil Dr Romantic 2-Kim Hye-Eun.jpg
Han Sang-Chul Jung Bo-Suk Park Jong-Sang Lee Young-Sil Kim Hye-Eun
hiker (ep.15) Bae Moon-Jung's father (ep.15-16) patient (ep.15) patient's wife (ep.15) Shin Hyun-Jung (ep.16)

Additional Cast Members:

Episode Ratings

Date Episode TNmS AGB
Nationwide Seoul Nationwide Seoul
2020-01-06 1 10.2% - 10.8% (5th) 11.4% (5th)
13.3% - 14.9% (3rd) 15.5% (2nd)
2020-01-07 2 12.6% - 13.2% (3rd) 14.3% (3rd)
17.0% - 18.0% (2nd) 19.3% (1st)
2020-01-13 3 11.4% - 11.3% (5th) 11.8% (4th)
16.6% - 17.2% (2nd) 17.7% (2nd)
2020-01-14 4 14.4% - 15.4% (3rd) 15.8% (3rd)
18.2% - 19.9% (1st) 20.6% (1st)
2020-01-20 5 13.7% - 14.8% (3rd) 15.1% (3rd)
17.1% - 17.6% (2nd) 18.0% (1st)
2020-01-21 6 15.1% - 15.5% (3rd) 15.9% (3rd)
18.2% - 18.6% (2nd) 18.9% (1st)
2020-01-27 7 11.8% - 13.0% (5th) 13.7% (3rd)
16.8% - 18.0% (2nd) 18.3% (2nd)
2020-01-28 8 15.8% - 16.5% (3rd) 17.0% (3rd)
19.5% - 20.7% (1st) 20.9% (1st)
2020-02-03 9 14.9% - 14.4% (4th) 15.3% (3rd)
18.0% - 18.2% (2nd) 18.5% (2nd)
2020-02-04 10 16.7% - 17.7% (3rd) 18.5% (3rd)
19.3% - 20.8% (2nd) 21.8% (1st)
2020-02-10 11 16.7% - 17.7% (3rd) 18.9% (3rd)
18.6% - 20.8% (2nd) 21.5% (1st)
2020-02-11 12 16.4% - 17.4% (3rd) 17.8% (3rd)
18.8% - 21.9% (1st) 22.1% (1st)
2020-02-17 13 16.6% - 18.0% (3rd) 19.3% (3rd)
19.0% - 22.7% (1st) 23.9% (1st)
2020-02-18 14 18.2% - 19.3% (3rd) 20.2% (2nd)
21.6% - 23.4% (1st) 23.8% (1st)
2020-02-24 15 18.5% - 19.4% (3rd) 20.8% (2nd)
22.2% - 23.7% (1st) 24.5% (1st)
2020-02-25 16 20.6% - 21.1% (4th) 21.9% (3rd)
23.1% - 25.4% (2nd) 25.6% (2nd)
24.4% - 27.1% (1st) 27.2% (1st)

Source: TNS Media Korea & AGB Nielson

  • NR denotes not ranked within the Top 20 TV programs (including news, sports, variety, etc.) for that specific day according to TNS Media Korea and AGB Nielson.


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