Thirty Nine (Korean) is a 2022 South Korean television series directed by Kim Sang-ho and starring Son Ye-jin, Jeon Mi-do and Kim Ji-hyun. It premiered on JTBC on February 16, 2022 and aired every Wednesday and Thursday for 12 episodes. It is available for streaming on Netflix.
A trio of women have been best friends since their schools days. Now in their 40’s, they continue to support one another as they experience the ups and downs of life, love and loss.
Dr. Cha Mi Jo is the head dermatologist of a clinic in Gangnam. She is a warm individual who was adopted as a child by a warm and caring wealthy family who made sure she had everything she wish for.
Jung Chan Young dreamed of becoming an actress but become an acting teacher instead. Although she is often blunt and a little harsh, the sincerity in her words makes her impossible to dislike.
Jang Joo Hee is the cosmetics manager at a department store. She is rather timid, and has yet to experience a true romantic relationship.