Biscuit Teacher and Star Candy

Biscuit Teacher and Star Candy (2005)

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Na Bori is a 25 year old woman who desperately wants to be a teacher at the high school she was kicked out of due misunderstanding with her teachers over injuring a group of male classmates. After getting her GED, she rejects job offers from other high schools and works on becoming a teacher at her old high school so she could work side by side with her high school love interest, read morethe art teacher Ji Hyun Woo. However, the only thing that enables her to get the coveted job is by signing a contract to essentially babysit Park Tae In, a troublemaker who attends the same high school. Tae In, a lonely youth, quickly becomes the "jjang", or "king" of the high school, and enjoys playing mean tricks on Bori whose easygoing personality attracts the majority of her students. Noh Jemma is jealous of the relationship between Bori and Tae In, and goes out of her way to get Bori kicked out but she's not the only one against them.

  • Native title:

    건빵선생과 별사탕
  • Also Known as:

    Hello My Teacher ; Hardtack Teacher and Star Candy ; Geonbbangseonsaengkwa Byeolsatang

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Jeaniessi
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Apr 7, 2011
  • Overall 10
  • Story 10
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 10
This show is foremost about love and how love chooses you. Age and station do not matter. It's also very much about growing up and having someone be on your side no matter what. I thought this show was very well acted. I loved the kids and the lessons learned through the help of Biscuit Teacher. I loved Gong Yoo and Gong Hyo Jin. Tae In fell in love with Bo Ri read more and that was it for him, end of story. This show touched my heart. It was very cute and fun. Find it on the web and watch it!
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JunKi-fan
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Nov 12, 2011
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 8.0
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 7.0
  • Rewatch Value 7.0
I started with this drama mainly because the plot seemed interesting enough. We all know what happens in a forbidden kind of love story between student and teacher and I expected it to go the cliched way right from the beginning but Biscuit Teacher surprised me here. The relationship between Tae In and Bo Ri has been depicted with sensitivity and a lot of depth-they are like friends, each other's mentors, guides, read more siblings, parents and lovers. Beginning was extremely fun and humorous with lotsa hilarious and heart-rendering situations involving individual students. But towards the end it kind of became a drag where there was little to no substantial plot development. It was heart-breaking to see Tae In cry so much and frustrating to see Bo Ri act like a confused teenager, unsure of her feelings. However the ending totally made up for it- very sweet. If not for anything else, this drama MUST be watched for Gong Yoo's realistic portrayal of an innocent and love-struck teenager, who matures from an eccentric, unruly kid to a real man with the strength to sacrifice what's most dear to him. Great acting by Gong Hyo Jin and the supporting cast as well.
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Make a Recommendation More recs (13)Recommendations

1. Both are older woman and younger man love.
2. Gong Yoo
3. Gong Hyo Jin

Even though this one is a little slow and if you like age difference kdrama and Gong Yoo you can watch this. He is too cute!
Recommended by KristenLey
Both shows are noona love stories. OML is about a super star who learns to be a better man as he leans to love and take care of his child. BT&SC is about a neglected and rebellious high schooler becoming a better man thanks to his love for his teacher.
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    claudya87 Apr 15, 2017

    This is so underrated..it's really good.

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    Miss-Addicted Mar 8, 2017 - edited

    it's a cute drama
    at first i was like ughh this is not gonna be good but after a few episode it gets better
    what i love the most about it is we also get to hear some of the students' stories which was a really nice touch and it didn't feel very draggy because of that :)
    and of course Gong Yoo's acting is very good and his character is very cute not just him almost all the characters are likable and each character mature and grows so it's really nice
    overall good drama

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    KristenLey Feb 22, 2017

    I'm at episode 8 and i'm not feeling it... :( Should i continue? (I'm here only for Gong yoo... I mean i watched Big for him!!!)

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    NuoviAdeline Dec 24, 2016 - edited

    Am wondering should I start watching this drama for a filler while waiting for Goblin since it's a 2005 drama. (it's outdated lol)

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      Aseret Jan 23, 2017 - edited

      DO IT! I actually loved this better than Goblin haha.

      Sure it's an old show, but once you get past that, Gong Yoo's role as Tae-In will REALLY touch your heart <3

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    heavenlene Nov 14, 2016 - edited

    How I wish Gong Yoo & Gong Hyo Jin will do another kseries or perhaps a movie together! They are both great actors

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    Aseret Nov 11, 2016 - edited

    Gong Yoo as Tae-In might just be my fave role of his (while his Coffee Prince role is a very close second). This man is seriously talented.

    It's been years, and I still find myself coming back to rewatch certain episodes from this drama. If anything, Tae-In will tug at your heartstrings EVERY. SINGLE. TIME.

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    green_babystar Jul 5, 2016

    oh Gong Yoo, you make me swoon <3

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    TokkiLily Jun 28, 2016 - edited

    Can someone explain to me what a biscuit teacher is lol

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    Lils Feb 15, 2016

    Gong Yoo was beyond adorable in this drama. <3

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    blackbetty Feb 10, 2016

    Ok i'm watching episode 4 and lovin' it, even tho i'm not getting the whole superhero-"house of flying daggers" fighting style. Is it made on purpose? Is it a parody (i guess so)? There will be an explanation later for the whole slow motion kicks and flying-around-all-together stuff?

    Lovely drama nonetheless, so fun and weird!

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    Question for anyone who has seen this - I'm currently watching this and I am unsure of who the girl (Gong Hyo Jin) ends up with in the end - b/c the description isn't too clear and the reviews aren't clear either... I'd like to know for sure who she ends up with - please tell me in a spoiler tag (I'm hoping it's Gong Yoo - since he is the one in the picture with her)

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    MokaAkashiya Nov 5, 2015

    their love ( very funny) I love/hate the dad

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    peaceminushana Aug 31, 2015 - edited

    That engagement ring from Ji Hyun Woo is the ugliest engagement ring I've seen to date. And that proposal can it even be called a proposal?

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    Kikka Aug 28, 2015

    finally finished! XD It was a good drama, and although it was a bit draggy, it ended well! XD

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    NesrineTao Jun 4, 2015 - edited

    my two favorite actors :* this drama is amazing, i watched it almost 5 times :p

Details

  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Drama
  • Episodes:

    16
  • Aired:

    Apr 13, 2005 to Jun 2, 2005
  • Aired On:

    Wednesday, Thursday
  • Network:

    SBS
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 5 min.

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  • Score:

    7.4 (scored by 2,552 users)
  • Ranked:

    #1523
  • Popularity:

    #578

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