Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix
Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix
Stephen McCarty
Opinion

Opinion

What a view by Stephen McCarty

Record of Youth tries to scratch the superficial surface of K-drama – does the Netflix show succeed?

  • Set against an attractive backdrop of actors, models and make-up artists, the show examines societal pressures and private relationships
  • Park Bo-gum, Kwon Soo-hyun and Park So-dam play the three leads around whom the drama unfurls

Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix
Park Bo-gum (left) and Byeon Woo-seok in K-drama Record of Youth. Photo: Netflix
READ FULL ARTICLE