Cruel Love is a romantic drama series that explores the intricacies of forbidden romance. It is topbilled by Kwon Sang Woo, Lee Yo Won, Kim Sung Soo, Cha Ye Ryun and Kim Ga Yun. Kim Sung Soo was first seen on Full House (as Luigi) while Kwon Sang Woo was first seen on Stairway to Heaven (as Cholo).
Synopsis: Elaine (Lee Yo Won) struggles with her love between the rather cold and rebellious Stephan (Kim Sung Soo) and a successful businessman, Yuan (Kwon Sang Woo). Stephan is a pop culture artist. He was separated from his first love, Jo Ann, and still carries the wound that he suffered from their relationship. His half sister is Joo Ran who is married to Yuan. Yuan begins an affair with Elaine but he only has ambition for the CEO position of Stephan’s father’s company. Soon after he discovers that his ambition does not fill the emptiness that he has inside and realizes he needs Elaine. But In Elaine and Stephan have already fallen in love with each other.