Recipe for Happiness

Recipe for Happiness
  • TV Movie: Recipe for Happiness (English title) / Essence of Happiness (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Haengbokui Jinsoo
  • Hangul: 행복의 진수
  • Director: Yoon Jae-Won
  • Writer: Yoo So-Won
  • Network: JTBC
  • Episodes: 2
  • Release Date: May 18-19, 2020
  • Runtime: Mon & Tue 21:30
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea


Namgoong Jin-Soo (Gong Myung) works as a low level grade 9 civil servant. He pursues the essence of happiness and tries to find small happiness to overcome stress. Meanwhile, Jung Soo (Sojin), who has decided not to marry and not to have a child, tries to be happy.

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