It’s Okay To Not Be Okay (2020) Synopsis & Cast

It’s Okay To Not Be Okay

Here is a drama that will interest a lot of K-Drama lovers in 2020.

It is the return of Kim SooHyun after his military service (and after his small cameo in “Hotel del Luna”). It will be his first drama in 5 years as his last drama was “The Producers” back in 2015. Many are looking forward to this drama.

Seo YeJi is the lead actress. She was praised for her good acting in “Save Me” and “Lawless Lawyer”. Oh JungSe is also a lead actor who acted in dramas such as “Touch Your Heart”, “When The Camellia Blooms” and “Hot Stove League”. Park KyuYoung acted in dramas such as “The Third Charm” and “Romance is a Bonus Book”.

The healing romance drama “It’s Okay to Not Be Okay” is directed by director Park ShinWoo was worked for “Jealousy Incarnate” and “Encounter“. The writer Jo Young worked on “Jugglers”.

Here is more information.

It’s Okay to Not Be Okay (2020)

It’s Okay To Not Be Okay


  • Title: It’s Okay to Not Be Okay/Psycho But It’s Okay/Saikojiman gwaenchanha/사이코지만 괜찮아
  • Director: Park ShinWoo
  • Writer: Jo Young
  • Network: tvN x Netflix
  • Runtime: From June 20
  • # of Episodes: 16
  • Genre: Romance, fantasy, comedy
  • Language: Korean


It is the romantic fantasy comedy of a caregiver of a psychiatric ward who refuses to love because of his heavy life’s responsibility and of a fairy tale writer who doesn’t know about love because of the way she was born. The two will meet and embrace and heal each other’s wounds.


Kim SooHyun as Moon KangTae

30-year-old, a caregiver of a psychiatric ward.

He lost his parents when he was young and took care of his older brother who has autism spectrum disorder by himself. He has no big dreams and no hope that his life will get better. He is busy earning money for the two of them.

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Seo YeJi as  Ko MunYoung

30-year-old, a popular fairy tale writer with an antisocial personality disorder.

She grew up with everything she needs with her mother being a popular criminal mystery writer and her father Korean Literature professor at a famous university.

Oh JungSe

Oh JungSe as Moon SangTae

37-year-old, he has Autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

He is Moon KangTae’s older brother.

Park KyuYoung

Park KyuYoung as Nam JooRi

30-year-old, a nurse of a psychiatric ward.

She has been working as a nurse for 7 years. She is from the same hometown as KangTae and has grown closer to him while working together. She has a crush on him but could not let him know.

Interesting Facts

Here is the first teaser.

Here are the official posters.

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