It’s Okay Not to Be Okay is a Korean romance drama series, spanning over 16 episodes. Set in modern day South Korea, Moon Gangtae is a caregiver in a psychiatric ward while tending for his autistic brother. Ku Moonyeong is a famous children’s book author with antisocial personality disorder. Both their lives get intertwined after a fateful encounter and they fall in love. They find solace in each other while fighting their own personal battles of their haunting pasts.
This show normalizes conversations around mental health and its solemnity. It revolves around shared grief, past trauma and relationships. Just like the title it is about how its sometimes okay not to be okay, which provides a breath of fresh air to the audience helping to us letting go of things.
It’s Okay Not to Be Okay is released in 2020 can be streamed on Netflix. It is a binge worthy show that will definitely keep you hooked with its fairy tale like aesthetics and storyline.
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