DIRECTOR – Kim Sang-hyeop
WRITTEN BY – Lee Si-eun
GENRE – Romance, Comedy, Slice of life, Coming-of-age
EPISODES – 16
RELEASE DATE – December 9, 2020 –
February 4, 2021
COUNTRY – South Korea
LANGUAGE – Korean
NETWORK – tvN
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True Beauty is a romantic comedy about a high school girl Lim Ju Gyeong (Moon Ga-young), who has an inferiority complex regarding her appearance,is being bullied and discriminated by her family and peers because of her ugly looks. She then transforms herself into a gorgeous goddess and rises to pretty girl fame after she masters the art of make-up from the internet.
Despite this, she lives with the fear that her classmates will discover her true appearance behind makeup.
The only person in school who knows her ugly secret is Lee Su Ho (Cha Eun Woo), an all-star student with natural good looks and a talent for basketball to boot. Dashingly handsome, Su Ho has captured the hearts of all the girls in the high school.