Twenty Five Twenty One Kdrama 2022 Release Date, Plot, Cast

Twenty Five Twenty One is a South Korean drama series featuring Kim Tae Ri and Nam Jook Hyuk as the main leads. This Korean drama series is set in 1998 and depicts the stories of two young people who have found new directions and growth after being deprived of their dreams. Kim Tae-Ri and Nam Joo-hyuk will appear as Na Hido and Baek I-jin, who meet for the first time at the ages of 18 and 22, respectively, and fall in love a few years later, at the ages of 21 and 25.

Genre: Coming of Age, Romance, Drama

Brief Information

  • Drama Name: Twenty-Five, Twenty-One
  • Directed By: Jung Ji-Hyun
  • Written By: Kwon Do-Eun
  • Original Network: Netflix, tvN
  • Total Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: February 12, 2022, to April 3, 2022
  • Airing Days: Sat. & Sun. 21:10
  • Running time: 1 hour 10 mins approx
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea
  • Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Twenty-Five Twenty-One Plot

Twenty Five Twenty One Kdrama depicts the love story of two youths, Na Hee-Do and Baek Yi-Jin, who face difficulties in their lives that lead them to drop their dreams. Na Hee Do is a fencer whose high school team has disbanded due to the IMF crisis. Her dream seemed to collapse before her, but she didn’t give up and went into the future. Baek I-jin is the eldest son of a family torn by the IMF crisis. Despite his difficult career, he is working hard to become a reporter.

Despite being deprived of their dreams they found new directions and growth in their lives.

Twenty-Five Twenty Cast

  • Kim Tae-Ri as Na Hee-Do
  • Nam Joo-Hyuk as Baek Yi-Jin
  • Bona as Go Yoo-Rim
  • Choi Hyun-Wook as Moon Ji-Woong
  • Lee Joo-Myoung as Ji Seung-Wan

Kim Tae Ri

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Kim Tae Ri, Image: Mydramalist

Kim Tae Ri plays the character of Na Hee Do, a fencing athlete. She is a member of the high school fencing team. But due to the financial crisis in South Korea, the high school fencing team was disbanded, which led her life to great difficulties, but she is very ambitious and did not give up. After overcoming all the difficulties, she became a member of the national sabre fencing team.

Nam Joo-Hyuk

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Nam Joo Hyuk, Image: Asianwiki

Nam Joo-Hyuk plays the character of Baek Yi-Jin the eldest son of a rich south Korean family. But the Financial Crisis in South Korea makes his life upside down. As a result of the financial crisis in South Korea, Baek I-jin’s father’s business also went bankrupt. Baek I-jin’s life changes from being rich to poor. While in school, he works part-time such as delivering newspapers and other handy works. He later became a sports reporter for the broadcast station.


Bona, twenty five twenty one kdrama
Bona, Image: Asianwiki

Bona plays the role of Go Yoo-rim, South Korea’s youngest fencing gold medalist and Na Hee-do’s greatest rival. She is a fencing player who plays for the national team and is a rival to Na Hee do, who is the same age as her. She shows wild charisma as a fencing player, but when she takes off her fencing uniform, she becomes a sweet and adorable person with a hidden steel core. Go Yoo Rim is Na Hee Do’s greatest rival.

Choi Hyun-Wook

Choi Hyun Wook
Choi Hyun Wook, Image: Asianwiki

Choi Hyun Wook plays the character of Moon Ji Woong a social media star who aimed to become a Today’s Member of Cyworld, Korea’s leading social media network in the early 2000s.

Lee Joo-Myoung

Lee Joo-Myoung
Lee Joo-Myoung, Image: Asianwiki

Lee Joo-Myoung plays the character of Ji Seung-Wan, a class leader who appears the best student in the school and hides her secret desire to rebel.

Frequently Asked Questions

When Will Twenty Five Twenty-One Kdrama Release?

Twenty-Five Twenty-One drama is scheduled for release on February 12, 2022.

Twenty Five Twenty One Kdrama Cast

Kim Tae-Ri as Na Hee-Do, Nam Joo-Hyuk as Baek Yi-Jin, Bona as Go Yoo-Rim, Choi Hyun-Wook as Moon Ji-Woong, Lee Joo-Myoung as Ji Seung-Wan.

Is Twenty Five Twenty One Kdrama available on Netflix?

Yes, Twenty Five Twenty One Kdrama is available on Netflix.

Do You Know

The Iconic Watch, Kim Tae-Ri (Na Hee-Do) wears all the time in ‘Twenty Five Twenty One’ is “CASIO BABY-G ANALOG-DIGITAL WATCH”.

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