Cheat on Me If You Can (2020) Cast & Summary


  • Drama: Cheat On Me If You Can (English title) / If I Cheat, I Die (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Barampimyeon Jookneunda
  • Hangul: 바람피면 죽는다
  • Director: Kim Hyung-Suk
  • Writer: Lee Sung-Min
  • Network: KBS2
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: December 2, 2020 – January 28, 2021
  • Runtime: Weds. & Thurs. 21:30
  • Genre: Comedy / Mystery / Thriller
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Plot Synopsis

Kang Yeo-Joo (Cho Yeo-Jeong) is a best-selling writer. She only writes crime stories, dealing with cruel murder cases. She constantly thinks about how to murder people for her novels. Kang Yeo-Joo is married to Han Woo-Sung (Ko Jun). He is a lawyer, specializing in divorce. He wrote a memo to his wife stating “If I cheat, I die.”


  1. “If I Cheat, I Die” takes over KBS2’s Wed. & Thu. 21:30 time slot previously occupied by “Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol” and followed by “Hello? It’s Me!” February, 2021.
  2. First script reading took place June 22, 2020 at KBS Annex Broadcasting Station in Yeouido, South Korea.
  3. Three teaser posters for the drama series.
  4. Ep. 8 did not air on Thursday, December 24, 2020 to allow the airing of the 2020 KBS Entertainment awards. Ep.8 will air Wednesday on December 30, 2021.


  • Cho Yeo Jung as Kang Yeo Joo
  • Go Joon as Han Woo Sung
  • Yeonwoo as Mi Rae
  • Kim Young Dae as Cha Soo Ho
  • Jung Sang Hoon as Son Ji Ho
  • Oh Min Suk as Ma Don Kyun (NIS)
  • Bae Noo Ri as Uhm Ji Eun
  • Lee Si Eon as Jang Seong Cheol
  • Song Ok Seok (Housekeeper)
  • Kim Ye Won as Ahn Se Jin
  • Hong Soo Hyun as Baek So Joon
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