Is love enough to sustain a relationship or is wealth and status also necessary in a modern-day relationship? Choi Do Kyung (Kwon Oh Joong) has been dating Seo Young Ji (Han Ji Hye), but he breaks up with her because she is from a poor background like him and he is determined to marry a rich woman to better his station in life. Do Kyung has his eyes set on the beautiful Jung Ah Mi (Song Seon Mi), who is a plastic surgeon. Young Ji also happens to go see Ah Mi because she hopes a new look will help her improve her life. While there, Ah Mi asks Young Ji for a strange favor. Ah Mi’s parents have set her up on a blind date with Kim Joon Woo (Kim Suk Hoon), and she has no interest in going on the date. She asks Young Ji to go on the date in her place with the goal of having the date go badly so that it ends there. But surprisingly, Young Ji and Joon Woo hit it off and the two start dating. But what will happen when Joon Woo learns Young Ji’s true identity? “The Secret Lover” is a 2005 South Korean drama series directed by Kim Sang Ho.