The Devil Judge is a most popular South Korean drama serial. It is also known as The Demon Judge, Devilish Judge, The Devil Judgement, Agmapansa, Akmapansa, The Devil’s Justice. During a time of misrule, a judge turns the court into something like a reality show and punishes bad people unsympathetically.
Set in a dystopian version of present day Korea where daily life is chaos and society has settle to the point that people openly voice their distrust and hatred for their rulers. In this world law and order of bereft, Head Trial Judge Kang signals the need for change. He has an aristocratic appearance and elegant taste.
His court room is a subject of a reality show where he mercilessly punishes the guilty, earning him the nickname “Devil Judge”. As a divisive figure with an aura of mystery that belies his true identity and ambitions, the public is ensure whether he is a true hero or someone, knowingly showing the seed of dissatisfaction in his court room.
A bitter conflict has been taken shape between the “Devil Judge” and the highly ambitious Jung Sun Ah, who has risen from poverty to become an executive director of the Social Responsibility Foundation. Into this explosive world enter two childhood friends on a quest for true justice. One is rookie Judge Kim Ga On and other is police officer name Yoon Soo Hyun.
The director of this drama is Choi Jung Gyu and screen writer of this drama is Moon Yoo Seok.
- Drama: The Devil Judge
- Country: South Korea
- Episodes: 16
- Aired: Jul 3, 2021 – Aug 22, 2021
- Aired On: Saturday, Sunday
- Original Network: tvN
- Duration: 1 hr. 10 min.
- Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older