Healer Review: This Drama Must Be On Your Watchlist

Healer is a must-watch drama that is packed with action, romance, mystery and more.

“Oh, my love, I’m all yours
And there will never be another one’
Cause I’m eternally yours”
Listen to Eternal Love by MLTR

If you are confused about whether to watch the popular Ji Chang Wook & Park Min Young’s Healer drama, then get ready to read this Healer review.

This review is spoiler free!

If you are new to Korean dramas, here is a warning: you will get addicted. Yes! Kdramas are quite addicting & if you start once, you tend to watch more & more.

The reasons for Kdrama addiction are – interesting plot, best romance, comedy & different culture. They successfully create an emotional connection with the viewers.

Korean Dramas are popular for their romantic movies & dramas. But what if you want romance along with action, thriller & comedy? Then, there is a drama for you – Healer.

Healer Review

Healer is a Korean drama of 20 episodes aired from December 18, 2014, to February 10, 2015, on the KBS2 channel in Korea. Now, it is available worldwide to watch on Netflix & Viki.

Healer review

Healer is one of the must-watch & recommended Korean dramas. Do watch it!

Summary –

A star reporter, a second-rate journalist, and a man by the code name “Healer” are brought together by a long-buried incident that hides dark truths. Healer begins to uncover the mystery of his shared past with the two reporters, thus putting them all in danger.

Main Characters

Ji Chang Wook as Seo Jung Ho - healer drama
Ji Chang Wook as Seo Jung Ho

Ji Chang Wook plays the role of “Seo Jung Ho” who is a night courier & works under the name ‘Healer’. He is given an order by his client, Moon Ho, to find and protect a girl from the people who want her dead but he later falls in love with her.

Park Min Young as Chae Young Shin - healer drama
Park Min Young as Chae Young Shin

Park Min Young plays the role of “Chae Young Shin” who is a strong-willed and quirky internet news reporter who dreams of becoming a legendary reporter. She idolizes reporter Kim Moon Ho.

Yoo Ji Tae as Kim Moon Ho - healer drama
Yoo Ji Tae as Kim Moon Ho

Yoo Ji Tae plays the role of “Kim Moon Ho” who is a star reporter, and brother to Kim Moon Shik, the CEO of a large news company. He tries to find a lost child who he thinks is still alive.

Why You Should Watch?

Healer is a must-watch drama for everyone irrespective of what genre they love. The drama is a mixture of action, thriller, romance, comedy, mystery & drama. You get very less dramas that include this many genres.

Talking about the romance between the main characters i.e Seo Jung Ho & Chae Young Shin, you will love them. They are together no matter what happens. Their chemistry will keep you hooked up till the end.

Healer review - romance

The drama is also packed with a lot of action scenes. We get to see Seo Jung Ho fighting with his moves & disguising ability. He is smart too. The way he does acting as being another person is appreciable.

You will also love to see other characters like the hacker Ahjumma Jo Min Ja (played by Kim Mi Kyung) who works with Healer. She doesn’t show but cares for Seo Jung Ho & Chae Young Shin.

Kim Mi Kyung as Jo Min Ja - healer drama

In this drama, we get to see how corrupt the high officials of different companies are. They can do anything to make money, to cover the truth, to enjoy their life.

This drama showed that truth would always prevail. The truth would always win in the end no matter how many lies you made to cover it up. The corrupt officials pay for their sins thanks to our reporter Chae Young Shin.

Talking about this drama’s OSTs, you will love to hear “You” sung by Ben & “Eternal Love” sung by MLTR. The background music is also good. In different situations, you get the thrill.

Overall, Healer is a cheerful ride that will keep you entertained till the end. The chemistry between the main characters, the mystery, action scenes are the elements that you will make you watch this drama.

Other dramas of Ji Chang Wook –

  • Empress Ki
  • The K2
  • Suspicious Partner
  • Melting Me Softly
  • Backstreet Rookie
  • Lovestruck in the City

Other dramas of Park Min Young –

  • Sungkyunkwan Scandal
  • City Hunter
  • What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim
  • Her Private Life
  • When the Weather Is Fine


Here are some questions answered that you may ask.

Is the Healer worth watching?

Definitely Yes! It is highly recommended to watch the drama no matter what your interest is. The drama is filled with action, romance, thriller, comedy & mystery.

Where can I watch the Healer drama?

You can watch the drama on Netflix & Viki. If you don’t have a Netflix subscription, you can still watch it on free streaming sites.

Is Healer family-friendly?

Yes, the drama is family-friendly. Though there are some kissing scenes between the main characters, they are not much intimate.

How long are the episodes?

All the episodes’ duration is about 60 mins. There is a total of 20 episodes.




Healer is one of the dramas that is a must watch irrespective of what genre you like. It must be on your watchlist. The drama is packed with romance, action, thriller & comedy.





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Hi! I'm Lily Park from USA. I started watching dramas as a hobby & now I'm addicted to them. Just can't stop watching them. My favorite drama is Business Proposal.

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