Sunday, February 16, 2014
Most of OCN's crime series are very similar in the types of protagonists they have. Both 'Vampire Prosecutor' and 'Special Affairs Team TEN' have slightly brooding tortured male leads. 'Ghost Seeing Detective Cheo Yong' also goes for a male lead with a painful past and 'The Virus' is no exception. 'God's Quiz' does have its darker main plot and painful past too, but it being within the medical as well as crime genre and its nerdy and more on the relaxed (at least on the surface) side lead is where this series differs from the rest of OCN's works.
Han Jin-woo (Ryoo Deok-hwan) is a top medical examiner who takes up a job leading an investigating medical and forensic team trying to crack mysterious disease related criminal cases. Kang Kyeong-hee (Yoon Joo-hee) is the detective in charge of the legal and investigative part of the cases and is brought in to work with the team, her personality initially clashing with Jin-woo's. As the cases progress, Han Jin-woo is shown to suffer from crippling headaches, his genius slowly revealing itself to come with some dire caveats.
Full Article: [HanCinema's Drama Review] "God's Quiz".