The Duo is a 2011 South Korean historical drama series, starring Chun Jung-myung, Lee Sang-yoon, Han Ji-hye and Seo Hyun-jin. It aired on MBC from February 7 to May 24, 2011 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 21:55 for 32 episodes.It examines how class determines fate during the Joseon era through two men who swap lives. Switched at birth, Chun-doong and Gwi-dong grow up living each other's lives. Nobleman's son Chun-doong endures great hardships in the lowest caste of society, and becomes a vigilante who steals from the rich. Beggar's son Gwi-dong grows up in a wealthy noble family, and becomes a police chief. Living on opposite sides of the law, their paths cross again when they both fall for the same woman; played by Chun, Lee and Han respectively.
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Season 1Drama Fever | Drama Fever
S01 E01Feb 7, 2011
Episode 1 Feb 7, 2011 Two boys are born in the middle of a terrible storm, one to the rich and prominent Lord Kim and the other to the beggar woman Maksun. Maksun is brought into Lord Kim's home to be the nanny, and she ends up committing an unspeakable crime.
S01 E02Feb 8, 2011
Episode 2 Feb 8, 2011 Fifteen years pass, and Gwidong is busy ditching his studies to learn how to shoot guns. Chundoong, on the other hand, has grown up as a beggar's son and begins to look more and more like his father.
S01 E03Feb 14, 2011
Episode 3 Feb 14, 2011 Master Sung discovers Chundoong's talent for writing and takes him on as a student. Meanwhile, Lord Kim finds out that Gwidong has been getting into fights and becomes angry.
S01 E04Feb 15, 2011
Episode 4 Feb 15, 2011 Believing Maksun to be his mother, Chungdoong pleads to her to allow him to call her "mother," but she harshly rebuffs him.
S01 E05Feb 21, 2011
Episode 5 Feb 21, 2011 When Gwidong discovers that Chundoong is the ghost he's been chasing, he steals Chundoong's books as punishment. When Chundoong asks for his books back, Gwidong tells him to get on his knees and beg forgiveness.
S01 E06Feb 22, 2011
Episode 6 Feb 22, 2011 Master Sung settles all his affairs and decides to leave for Hanyang. Meanwhile, Maksun, who now works at a local bar, finds herself face to face with Chundoong and Gwidong at the same time.