Title: 엄마가 뭐길래 / What is Mom
Also known as: Mom is Acting Up
Chinese Title: 媽媽是什麼
Genre: Family, Sitcom, Romance
Episodes: 27
Broadcast network: MBC
Broadcast period: 2012-Oct-09 to 2012-Dec-18
Air time: Monday to Friday 19:45 ~ 25 minutes (Episode 1-15)
Air time: Monday & Tuesday 20:50 ~ 65 minutes (Episode 16-27)


This drama tell the story of a mom who stay with her children again after her children jobless.

Na Moon Hee is a owner of a noodle shop. Her children already independent and stay in their own house. After jobless, their children come back to the home again, stay and work together in her noodle house.


Na Moon Hee’s family

Na Moon Hee as Na Moon Hee
Park Jung Hak as Park Jung Hak
Park Mi Sun as Park Mi Sun
Kim Suh Hyung as Kim Suh Hyung
Ryu Seung Soo as Ryu Seung Soo
Seo Yi Ahn as Park Ji Hye
Lee Ye Sun as Ji Hye (child)
Kim Sae Ron as Park Sae Ron

Byung Man’s family

Kim Byung Man as Kim Byung Man
Yoo Yun Suk as Kim Yun Suk
L @ Kim Myung Soo as Kim Myung Soo

Noddle House family

Kim Hye Min (김혜민) as Kim Hye Min (50)
Goo Ja Myung (구자명) as Goo Ja Myung (21)
Yoo Ah Ra as Yoo Ah Ra

Organic Restaurant family

Shin So Yool as Shin So Yool
Kim Jae Hwa as Kim Jae Hwa (30)
Min Dae Hong (민대홍) as Min Dae Hong (21)


Wi Yang Ho as Wi Yang Ho (40)
Son Jin Yeong as Son Jin Young (30)
Sun Seung Il (선승일) as Sun Seung Il (30)
Han Young as Han Ji Young
Kang Yi Suk as Wang Man Soo
Byun Seung Mi as Sae Ron’s friend
Lizzy as Park Soo Young (cameo, ep 16)
Ryu Dam as Ryu Dam (cameo, ep 14)
Lee Seung Yoon (이승윤) (cameo, ep 21)
Park Gyu Ri (cameo, ep 22)
Jun Hyun Moo (전현무) (cameo, ep 24&25)

Production Credits

Director: Kang Young Su, Lee Ji Sun
Screenwriter: Son Geun Joo, Park Ran, Park Yun Kyung, Song Hye Jin, Jo Yoon Kyung


This drama originally set as 120 episodes but last in Episode 27 due to the sitcoms have been on a continual downward trend and MBC decided not to continue with this format. (Source)


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Watch Online with English, Chinese & Other Subtitle (Coming Soon)

28 Responses to “What is Mom”

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  1. 26
    Yinjen Says:

    What’s with the terrible English on the synopsis?
    I can’t wait to see Myungsoo hehe :D

  2. 27
    ELmo Says:

    i miss your drama L…..

  3. 28
    clyderain Says:

    ahhh. i want to watch this drama. ^-^

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