Thirty-Nine Episode 5 is the next one in the line which will take us back in the lives of Cha Mi-jo, Jeong Chan-young & Jang Joo-hee. The female friends for life are stuck in the worst possible scenario of their lives. With the revelation of Chan-Young’s illness, the series has taken a sad turn and it is expected to be a lot more emotional in the coming days. However, this is the reason why fans are loving this series.
Thirty-Nine is the latest Korean drama revolving around the themes of friendship, love & as it focuses on three best friends who have been together for a long time. However, at the age of Thirty-Nine, when things finally seemed to be great for them, destiny had some other plans. It is a series by JTBC Studios and Lotte Cultureworks, alongside director Kim Sang-ho and writer Yoo Yeong-ah. The show stars Son Ye-jin, Jeon Mi-do & Kim Ji-hyun in lead roles with Yeon Woo-jin, Lee Tae-hwan & Lee Moo-saeng in supporting roles.
Thirty-Nine falls under the genre of romantic drama but stands out from the stereotype of romance and comedy. Hence, Thirty-Nine has been much in talks ever since the show got premiered on 16th February 2022. Moreover, the fans have been excited about the release of new episodes as the show is undergoing twists and turns. This eventually concludes the reason why people have gone crazy about and are desperately waiting for the release of Thirty-Nine Episode 5.
Thirty-Nine Episode 4 Recap
Thirty-Nine Episode 4 was titled “Choice“. This episode starts with Mi-jo and Chan-young at the hospital where they are seen discussing the latter’s health status. The discussion reveals that without treatment Chan-young will be able to live only for six months, however, if she accepts the treatment, she can extend her lifespan to one more year. Mi-jo tries to give her hope and asks her to receive the treatment. However, Chan-young refuses and they both end up fighting at the hospital. Later, the three friends meet at Hyun-joon‘s restaurant to celebrate Joo-hee’s lottery win where Mi-jo finally speaks up the truth.
This episode is yet another highly emotional one where each of the protagonists is seen dealing with the harsh reality. Initially, Mi-jo starts being around Chan-young suffocating the latter. On the other hand, Joo-hee is seen crying alone during her work hours. After a hectic day, Mi-jo finds comfort in Seon-woo as he stays up late in the clinic with her. Mi-jo’s elder sister sees both of them hugging and gets excited and tells her parents about Mi-jo dating a guy. Later on, Mi-jo decides to cancel her stay in the US and spend her sabbatical with Chan-young.
Revealing this decision of hers, Mi-jo explains to her family about Chan-young’s condition and breaks down in their embrace. In the meantime, Jin-seok decides to divorce her wife and reveals his son’s secret to Chan-young. Sadly, Chan-young tells him about her illness which devastates Jin-seok as he cries hard. Throughout the episode, Mi-jo tries to convince Chan-young for her treatment but all efforts go in vain. At last, the three of them decide to do everything they have ever planned and make Chan-young the happiest patient ever.
Thirty-Nine Episode 5: Release Date, Air Time & Spoilers
Thirty-Nine Episode 5 will release on Wednesday, 2nd March 2022 at 10:30 pm KST. It will be titled “Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2“. The episode will give us an insight into the life of Seon-woo as Mi-jo will help him in tackling his personal life issues. Also, how Chan-young’s illness messes with everyone will be an important part.
Thirty-Nine Episode 5: How To Watch?
Thirty-Nine Episode 5 will be available to stream on JTBC Channel for the viewers living in South Korea. Moreover, international audiences can watch the show on Netflix, every Wednesday and Thursday.