A Business Proposal: Differences between drama and webtoon

One of the most popular dramas of 2022 is A Business Proposal, a fun romantic story that follows the misadventures of Shin Ha Ri as she pretends to be the girlfriend of handsome CEO Kang Tae Moo. Although this drama is a faithful adaptation of the webtoon, it has a few differences at the beginning that, for people who did not read the comic, went completely unnoticed. Do you want to know what they are?

A Business Proposal is another of the dramas inspired by webtoons which have become very popular in recent years. However, is the story very different in both versions? you are light differences of the first few chapters will help you find out.

A Business Proposal Poster. // Source: Twitter @58_TgN

If you saw A Business Proposal this year and fell in love with its story, you’ve probably already read the webtoon. Or maybe you had no idea of ​​its existence and now it will be one of the new stories that you will read without fail. These differences will help you know how different the webtoon is from the drama.

A Business Proposal is currently available on Netflix and you can binge watch all of its episodes. Starring Kim Sejeong, Ahn Hyo Seop, Kim Min Kyu, and Seol In Ah as the leads, this series promises to make you laugh out loud.

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Main differences from the beginning of the webtoon and drama of A Business Proposal

  • The story starts different

While the drama first introduces each of the characters and gives a general context about each one’s life, the webtoon begins with the iconic date scene where Kang Tae Moo and Shin Ha Ri meet. What did not allow to know the previous histories of the characters to that funny meeting.

  • Min Woo’s surprise that Ha Ri thought would be for her

Although in the Young Seo he is the one who finds the bracelet, in the webtoon the gift is a ring and it is Min Woo who directly asks Ha Ri if women usually accept rings when men propose, the question made Ha Ri think Ha Ri that maybe the ring would be for her.

  • Ha Ri’s reasons for faking their relationship

While in the drama Ha Ri is forced by a debt to pretend to be in a relationship with a contract. In her webtoon her character is really considering starting something romantic with Kang Tae Moo and pretending the relationship is the perfect excuse. Since leaving her with a millionaire would help him with her debts.

  • The excuse Ha Ri plans to call off the fake relationship with

In the webtoon, one of the excuses Ha Ri gives Kang Tae Moo for breaking up the fake relationship is that he actually likes women and has no interest in men at all. However, this idea was not used in the drama.

  • The reason Ha Ri needs money

Lastly, in the webtoon Ha Ri is in serious financial trouble, especially since her parents’ chicken shop is bankrupt due to the bird flu. However, in the drama, her parents’ business is stable and the problem occurs when her brother gets into trouble with the owner of the fish market across the street. Do you think these differences would have made the drama different?

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