TVN’s new drama “Happiness” is soaring high on the viewership ratings. The show’s male lead is Park Hyung Sik, who is making a comeback with this drama after mandatory military service. The female lead is Han Hyo Joo. Here’s a recap of the six episodes and what we think will happen in the next few episodes.
HAPPINESS: A PREVIEW
“Happiness” is an apocalyptic thriller that takes place in the near future, set in a high-rise apartment building stratified by social standing. The building is sealed off when a new infectious disease emerges in the city, and the drama depicts the residents’ fear, fierce psychological battles, and desperate struggle for survival within the closed-off building.
Han Hyo Joo stars in the drama as Yoon Sae Bom, a tactical agent in the Seoul Police Special Operations Unit, while Park Hyung Sik stars as detective Jung Yi Hyun, her former high school classmate who has feelings for her.
HAPPINESS: EPISODE 6 RECAP
Episode 6 of Happiness begins with Tae-Seok dealing directly with this outbreak. When the Prime Minister ends up getting infected after taking Next, he closes his eyes. We then find out how the Prime Minister was the one responsible for infecting Tae-Seok’s wife.
Inside the Apartment Complex, Sae-Bom and Yi-Hyun are wondering if anyone can break into the area. They go up to the roof and find Andrew waiting.
While Yi-Hyun and Sae-Bom share a romantic moment, while Ms. Oh decides to use this difficult time as a fitting cornerstone to present her case as a Representative Apartment. She loses her hair due to pressure and goes down to see Sae-Yoon. There he relies heavily on the stormy “love” between Sae-Bom and Yi-Hyun. Not dropping major spoilers, but the two will end up in a little trouble.
HAPPINESS: WHAT WILL HAPPEN IN THE NEXT EPISODE?
Happiness has been a solid clock so far and next week’s preview looks like we’re preparing for a really amazing episode. Happiness airs every Friday and Saturday at 10 PM Korean Standard Timings.