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White Lies (2008)
White Lies (2008)
Original name: 하얀 거짓말
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: White Lies is a South Korean television series starring Shin Eun-kyung, Kim Hae-sook, Kim Yoo-suk, Kim Tae-hyun and Im Ji-eun. The morning daily drama aired on MBC on Mondays to Fridays at 7:50 a.m. from December 1, 2008 to July 10, 2009 for 159 episodes. White Lies recorded ratings of over 20% — unusually popular for a morning show. It was also shortlisted for Best Telenovela at the International Emmys.
Plot: rich, autism, retribution, payback, mental disorder, revenge

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