MANILA – ABS-CBN is set air another Korean series which Filipino viewers will surely love.
Beginning Monday, the network will air “Weightlifting Fairy” which follows the story of Kim Bok Joo, a young lady who enters the world of weightlifting to fulfill her father’s dreams.
Despite the hardships, Bok Joo remains determined to prove herself and to make her family proud. Her love life, however, is on the line because not many guys like women in the weightlifting team.
One day, she meets Jung Joon Hyung, a collegiate swimmer who’s swimming career is also on the line because of a mistake he made in one of his competitions.
As they cross paths, Joon Hyung and Bok Joo realize that they know each other way back when they were still kids.
The two become good friends and just as when Joon Hyung is starting to fall for Bok Joo, she develops a crush over her weight loss doctor Jung Jae-Hyi, who happens to be Joon Hyung’s brother.
“Weightlifting Fairy” is part of ABS-CBN’s primetime block and it will air from Monday to Friday after “A Love to Last.”