Glamorous Temptation (Hangul: 화려한 유혹; RR: Hwaryeohan yuhok) is a 2015 South Korean television series starringJoo Sang-wook, Choi Kang-hee, and Cha Ye-ryun. It replaced Splendid Politics and aired on MBC on Mondays and Tuesdays at 22:00 (KST) for 50 episodes from October 5, 2015 to March 22, 2016
The series follow three characters: an ambitious woman, a woman jealous of her, and a man who will take revenge.
- Joo Sang-wook as Jin Hyeong-woo
Hyeong-woo is a man who lives for revenge, as he vows to take revenge against those who drove his father to death when he was still a teenager.
- Nam Joo-hyuk as young Jin Hyeong-woo
- Choi Kang-hee as Shin Eun-soo
Despite facing a cruel fate, where she is framed for crimes she did not commit and left a widow after her husband dies at a young age, Eun-soo proves to be a strong woman as she strives on to be a good single mother to her young daughter.
- Kim Sae-ron as young Shin Eun-soo.
- Cha Ye-ryun as Kang Il-joo
Initially known by the name Sang-yi, Il-joo was born to her father’s mistress. After her foster mother’s death, II-joo is brought under the care of Hyeong-woo’s family, who raise her as a close relative. She falls in love with Hyeong-woo, but gets extremely jealous when her close friend Eun-soo and Hyeong-woo fall for each other. She eventually takes matters into her own hands, betraying her friend and eventually rises up as a presidential candidate.