9 Korean dramas that mentioned BTS’s Jungkook
BTS’s Jungkook is arguably the most famous K-pop idol around. He’s well known both internationally and in his home country. Countless times Jungkook’s name has accidentally surfaced outside of K-pop and even the music industry in general, such as when he was mentioned on the famous American sitcom The Simpsons.
Jungkook has been featured in numerous Korean television and drama shows, proving his strong influence in South Korea. Below are a few Korean dramas and shows where Jungkook was accidentally mentioned:
1. “Crash Landing on You”
Jungkook was featured in this hugely popular Korean drama starring Hyun Bin and Song Ye Jin. In the scene where Song Ye Jin’s character meets a girl in Pyeongyang, North Korea, she introduces herself as an ARMY and refers to Jungkook as her bias.
.@BTS_twt & Jungkook mentioned on Ep 7 of popular K-drama Crash Landing on You
👧Unnie I'm Pyongyang's (North Korea) biggest ARMY Hyun Minji
👩Oh ok nice to meet you
👧Whos your bias?
👧Mine's Jeon Jungkook. He's so charming! Hbu?
👩 Ri Jung-Hyukpic.twitter.com/HbgAYFLUFz
— K-Charts & Translations⁷ (@charts_k) January 11, 2020
2. “Pop Out Boy”
The heroine wanted Jungkook to appear in front of her, so she tore up the paper and called out his name
Jungkook's name appeared on a Korean Drama 'Pop Out Boy'~
The girl wanted Jungkook to appear in front of him so she shouted his name while tearing the paper.
— Jungkook ASIA⟬𝄞⟭⁷ (@JungkookAsia__) November 7, 2020
3. “Mr. Sunshine “
This is a Korean drama written by famous screenwriter Kim Eun Suk. Jungkook’s name appears in a letter the protagonist sent to his grandfather urging him to support the uprising of soldiers across the country. In the letter, Jungkook’s name was written in Chinese characters in a sentence that read “Yu-sen Jung Jungkook Busan”. (Note: The word “Yu-san” means “Confucian scholar” which was usually addressed to aristocrats during the Joseon era).
— Jungkook’s Golden Buzz (@JungkookTimes) August 22, 2018
4. “Blessings of the Sea”
The man invites the woman to set up a blind date for her, saying he has a lot of beautiful friends, including one who looks like BTS’s Jungkook.
#JUNGKOOK is mentioned in today’s episode of MBC drama, “Blessing Of The Sea.” The man is suggesting to the woman that he will set up a blind date for her saying he has many handsome friends(“face geniuses”) incl. one who looks exactly like “BTS Jungkook.” pic.twitter.com/kPnsrW0UgH
— ❤ (@kookiepicsxxx) April 30, 2019
5. “Restarting the roller coaster”
The heroine watches Jungkook’s funkam while the narrator in the background says, “When I see my vitamin, my tonic, BTS’s ‘golden maknae’ Jungkook, I automatically get a smile like the proud smile of my mother. But if you smile too often you will feel a brutal collision with reality, so be careful. ”
Jungkook was mentioned in ‘Roller Coaster Reboot’(tvN series)
“As I watch my vitamin, my life tonic, ‘Golden Maknae’ Jungkook from BTS, a smile automatically springs up like a mom’s proudly smile. But if you smile too much, you can get a reality hit, so be careful.” pic.twitter.com/CnTJQkc1Cp
— 𝒥𝓊𝓃𝑔𝓀𝑜𝑜𝓀 𝐿𝑜𝓋𝑒🤍 (@looksontempests) January 20, 2021
6. “Hospital Playlist”
Bottles of Babinski Cold Brew coffee starring Jungkook and Suga were featured in an episode of this hit Korean drama.
A recent episode of the new K-Drama 'Hospital Playlist' featured Jungkook and Suga Babinski cold brew coffee bottles! ☕ pic.twitter.com/2kXzZbTrQc
— ᴮᴱ BTS UK ARMY UNITE ⁷ (@BTSUKUNITE) May 7, 2020
7. “The Uncanny Encounter”
This Korean drama features a scene in which BTS’s drawings and poster are seen on the wall, including a drawing of Jungkook and Jin from their “Go Go” performance.
BTS was mentioned in a Korean Drama, 'The Uncanny Encounter' and has these drawings of BTS including a particular drawing of Jungkook & Jin. pic.twitter.com/pU5ndTTE0o
— Jungkook ASIA⟬𝄞⟭⁷ (@JungkookAsia__) January 3, 2021
8. “Common Siblings”
It is a popular children’s comedy series with a YouTube channel of 2 million subscribers. In one of the episodes, the brother was happy because he found a letter in his sister’s room, which said: “Oppa, I will always love you.” It turns out that the “oppa” in the letter actually refers to Jungkook. The sister was upset that her brother read her fan letter without permission. The full content of her letter read: “Oppa, thank you for always being by my side. Sorry that I haven’t been so good to you lately. I will always love you”.
Jungkook is mentioned in a popular children’s comedy series(‘Common Siblings’) w/ 2M subscribers. In the ep, the brother is happy b/c he found a letter in his sister’s room which says “Oppa, love you forever.” But it turned out the ‘oppa’ in the letter is BTS’ Jungkook oppa + pic.twitter.com/g3tje7BThB
— Jungkook Times✨ (@JJK_Times) October 17, 2020
9. “Girls’ High School Mystery Class”
Jungkook and V were featured in this Korean web series. Jang Do Yeon, one of the main characters, said, “Is there anything that might surprise people? Wow! It’s BTS! BTS came to our school! Wow! It’s Jungkook! Wee came too! ”
Jungkook and V mentioned in Korean web series ‘Girls’ High School Mystery Class’
▫️Is there anything that would surprise people?
▫️Wow! It’s BTS! BTS came to our school!
▫️Woah! It’s Jungkook! V also came!pic.twitter.com/1BgeD0CKzS
— 𝒥𝓊𝓃𝑔𝓀𝑜𝑜𝓀 𝐿𝑜𝓋𝑒🤍 (@looksontempests) March 19, 2021
Have you watched any of these dramas? Are there any other dramas you’ve seen Jungkook’s name is mentioned? Let us know in the comment!