Paradise Ranch
Paradise Ranch Poster

Also known as

파라다이스 목장
Paradise Farm
Paradise Meadow


Romance, Drama

Written by

Jang Hyun Joo
Suh Hee Jung

Directed by

Kim Chul Kyu


Lee Yeon Hee
Max Changmin

Theme music composer

Lee Pil Ho

Opening theme

"Paradise Ranch"

Ending theme

"Journey" by TVXQ feat. Seohyun


Lee Pil Ho
Park Geun Tae

Country of origin

South Korea

Paradise Ranch (Korean: 파라다이스 목장) is a 2011 South Korean television series that aired on SBS. It stars Lee Yeon Hee and Max Changmin as a divorced couple who married when they were 19, that meet six years later and rediscover their feelings for each other. It was filmed exclusively in Jeju.


Dong Joo and Da Ji were once desperately in love and married at 19 after struggling to convince their parents. But they divorced after six months. Six years later, they meet coincidentally at a horse auction in Australia and discover that their feelings for each other are still very much alive. Park Jin Young has been friends with Dong Joo for many years and she receives a love confession from Dong Joo. Seo Yoon Ho is a man who Da Ji likes and she tries her best to impress him.


Main Cast

  • Max Changmin as Han Dong Joo
  • Lee Yeon Hee as Lee Da Ji
  • Yoo Ha Na as Park Jin Young
  • Joo Sang Wook as Seo Yoon Ho

Extended Cast

  • Chun Ho-jin as Lee Eok Soo
  • Im Soo Hyang as Lee Da Eun
  • Jang Yong as Han Suk Sang
  • Ahn Suk Hwan as Han Tae Man
  • Na Young-hee as Lee Bok Shim
  • Lee Shi Un as Secretary Lee
  • Park Soo Hyun as Baek In Soo
  • Lee Doo Il a Shim Soo Bong
  • Yoon Ye Hee as Kang Yang Ja
  • Choi Jong Yoon as Bang Jong Dae
  • Jung Eun Pyo as President Yang
  • Yoon Ji-min as Ji Mil Hye
  • Jo Sung-ha as Jin Young's father
  • Shin Pyo as Ki Tae
  • Song Yoo Hyun as Yoo Song Yi
  • Choi Sooyoung as Tae Man's secretary (cameo, ep 3)
  • Jin Tae Hyun (cameo)
  • Yoon Ye Ri


The show's theme song was composed by Lee PIl Ho and the drama's score was composed by Lee Pil Ho and Park Geun Tae. The lyrics for "Confession" were written by Changmin|Max Changmin and is taken from TVXQ's album, Keep Your Head Down. The song "Journey" was also released on Keep Your Head Down. The soundtrack was first released in two parts, Part 1 on January 26, 2011 and Part 2 on January 31, 2011. The full original soundtrack was digitally released on February 9, 2011 and physically released on February 11, 2011.

Ratings Edit

Date Episode Nationwide Seoul
2011-01-24 01 7.8 < 9.1
2011-01-25 02 7.4 < 9.0
2011-01-31 03 7.7 10.2 (16th)
2011-02-01 04 6.2 < 8.0
2011-02-07 05 7.4 < 9.4
2011-02-08 06 7.0 < 8.9
2011-02-14 07 6.4 < 9.2
2011-02-15 08 6.6 < 8.6
2011-02-21 09 6.3 < 8.7
2011-02-22 10 6.0 < 8.6
2011-02-28 11 6.3 -
2011-03-01 12 7.0 < 8.9
2011-03-07 13 6.8 < 7.5
2011-03-08 14 6.9 < 7.7
2011-03-14 15 5.5 < 8.4
2011-03-15 16 5.6 < 7.9
Average 6.7% -

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