- Other Title – Those Who Read Hearts of Evil
- Director – Park Bo Ram
- Screenwriter – Seol Yi Na
- Genre – Thriller, Mystery, Crime
- No. Of Episodes – 16
- Airing Period – Jan 14, 2022 to Mar 5, 2022
- Duration – 1 hr 10 min
- Network – SBS
The drama will tell the story of South Korea’s first criminal profiler as he struggles to look inside and read the hearts of serial killers during a time when the word “profiling” did not exist.
Song Ha Young is a profiler of the Criminal Behavior Analysis team at Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency’s (SMPA) Scientific Investigation division. Although he appears to lack emotions, he’s a man who reads more deeply into humans than anyone else.
Gook Young Soo is the leader of the Criminal Behavior Analysis team. Yoon Tae Goo is the team leader of the Mobile Investigation Unit at SMPA. Baek Jun Sik is the head of SMPA’s Criminal division.
- Kim Nam Gil as Song Ha Young
- Kim So Jin as Yoon Tae Goo
- Jin Seon Kyu as Kook Young Soo
- Ryeoun as Jung Woo Joo
- Gong Sung Ha as Choi Gi Ja
- Lee Dae Yeon as Baek Jun Shik
Trivia – The drama is based on the 2018 non-fiction book of the same title co-written by Korea’s first criminal profiler Kwon Il Yong and Ko Na Mu, which tells the story of Kwon’s field experiences.