Destined With You Episode 9 Preview: The fantasy romance drama series (이 연애는 불가항력) stars Rowoon, Jo Bo-ah, Ha Jun, and Yura in lead roles. The show has been written by Noh Ji-sul and directed by Nam Ki-hoon, who previously worked on Oh My Baby (2020) and Kiss Sixth Sense (2022).
The drama revolves around Lee Hong-jo, a civil servant, and an ace lawyer, Jang Shin-yu who end up meeting unexpectedly. After she comes in the procession of an old wooden box with a forbidden book, the connection between the two grows stronger. It is discovered that Shin-yu suffers from a mysterious illness that has run throughout his family for generations and the cure to it is in the hands of Hong-jo. The magical book which may be the cure brings the two closer and a romance brews between them.
Jo Bo-ah returns with this drama after recently starring in Tale of the Nine-Tailed 1938 as Nam Ji-ah. SF9’s Rowoon was last seen in 2022’s Tomorrow as Choi Joon-woong. Ha Jun previously starred in Missing: The Other Side Season 2 as Shin Joon while Yura’s previous role was in Forecasting Love and Weather as Chae Yoo-jin. New episodes of Destined With You arrive on JTBC on Wednesday-Thursday at 10.30 PM. Previously, the same timeslot was occupied by Miraculous Brothers.
Destined With You Episode 9 Preview
Destined With You Plot
The main plot of the series has been described by Netflix as: “A lawyer bound by a centuries-old curse becomes entangled with a civil servant who holds the key to his freedom — igniting an unexpected romance.”
Destined With You Cast
The series stars Rowoon, Jo Bo-ah, Ha Jun, Yura, Jung Hye-young, Lee Pil-mo, Hyeon Bong-sik, Lee Bong-ryun, Park Kyung-hye, Lee Tae-ri and Miram, alongside others. It has been directed by Nam Ki-hoon.
Destined With You Episode List
The fantasy romance series is expected to have the usual 16 episode run.
Where to Watch Destined With You
The series will air on Wednesday and Thursday on JTBC in Korea and will stream globally for certain regions on Netflix.
Destined With You Episode 9 Release Date and Time
The Korean TV series will air from August 23, 2023 – October 12, 2023. Episode 9 of the series will air on September 20, 2023 at 10.30 PM KST/8.30 pm IST.
Destined With You Episode 9 Predictions
Shin-yu will be found unconscious and will be admitted to the hospital. Hong-jo will take care of him. At the same time, somehow Hong-jo will escape from the stalker and will be traumatised after the encounter. Jae-kyung will stick beside her and handle her. All three of them will be falling for their respective person and the love triangle will be strengthened. However, Hong-jo will feel strong emotions toward Shin-yu than Jae-kyung.
The stalker suspect is still unknown but as they keep digging about it, Shin-yu and Hong-jo will learn about their past life where they were united. Their past love story will be understood and the reason behind their current life’s connection will be revealed. This ultimately will also show why Shin-yu’s family is cursed. Probably Nayeon would have been a witch in the past life and she would have cursed Shin-yu for loving Hong-jo.
Destined With You Episode 8 Recap
Hong-jo pulls away from the kiss and argues with Shin-yu. She gives him the spell box and leaves. Shin-yu reflects on his true feelings for her. That night, Hong-jo finds it hard to sleep as she thinks about the kiss and the slap. She texts Nayeon to clear things up. They meet the next day, and Hong-jo explains regarding the love spell.
Hong-jo tells Shin-yu about her conversation with Nayeon, leading to a tense exchange. Later, Jae-kyung drives Hong-jo home and makes a move on her, startling her. Meanwhile, Shin-yu’s mother is stood up at a meteor shower event, but Wook keeps her company. When Shin-yu takes the spell box to the Shaman, she suggests burying the spell box if Shin-yu and Hong-jo want to end their connection.
When Shin-yu and Hong-jo visit the suggested spot, they find a cursed doll with Shin-yu’s name stabbed on it. Additionally, the cursed doll is seen wearing Hong-jo’s pajamas alerting them both that somebody has stolen her dress from her place. Shin-yu informs the patrol leading to a police investigation. Shin-yu buys protective items for Hong-jo for her safety. He additionally asks her on a date.
They enjoy their time together but agree not to develop deeper feelings. When Shin-yu drops Hong-jo at her home, he waits until she gets inside. Right then Jae-kyung arrives and he asks him permission to set up a CCTV because of the potential stalker. However, Jae-kyung declines it. That very night, Shin-yu goes to the garden shop and meets the garden owner who comes towards him with long scissors. The scene ends there.
The next day Shin-yu doesn’t come to the office. That evening, Hong-jo goes to a spot where the upcoming festival is going to be celebrated. When she checks the decorations, the power shuts down, leaving her alone in there. When she tries to leave, she sees a stranger approaching her and the episode ends.
Also read: Destined With You Episode 8 Recap and Review: Hong-jo Gets Into Trouble With an Unknown Stalker