About The Golden Spoon TV Series

Lee Seungcheon is the only “dirt spoon” in his school. When he meets a mysterious old woman who tells him how to become rich, he swaps places with the son of the richest man in Korea, and becomes a “golden spoon” until the baggage of the riches come haunting.

Would you trade your poor but loving family for a life of riches? That’s the question hanging over this enticing K-drama, The Golden Spoon

Our protagonist is Lee Seung Cheon, and when he gets his hands on a magical spoon that allows him to switch lives with his best friend – who happens to be rich – it’s a no-brainer… right? Well, life-altering decisions are always accompanied by a sense of doubt, and with only 3 chances to change his mind, Seung Cheon must decide which of his two possible futures is worth keeping. Time is of the essence!


Lee Seung-Cheon (Yook Sung-Jae) is a high school student. His family is poor and he hates living in a poor environment. One day, he happens to meet an old woman. The old woman tells him that “If you buy this gold spoon for $3 from me, you can change your parents. You’ll eat 3 meals with this gold spoon with someone your age and at their house. That person’s parents will then become your parents.”

Lee Seung-Cheon buys the gold spoon from the old woman and eats 3 times at his friend Hwang Tae-Yong’s house. Hwang Tae-Yong’s father runs a large company. Soon, Lee Seung-Cheon’s life changes.

The Golden Spoon Cast

Yook Sung Jae as Main Role

Yoon Eun Kyung as Screenwriter

Lee Jong Won as Hwang Tae Yong

Yeonwoo as Oh Yeo Jin

Choi Won Young as Hwang Hyeon Do Tae Yong’s father

Son Yeo Eun as Seo Young Shin Tae Yong’s stepmother

Choi Dae Chul as Lee Cheol Seung Cheon’s father

The Golden Spoon Summary

Would you alternate your negative but loving family for a life of riches? When Seung Cheon receives his arms on a magical spoon that permits him to replace lives with his wealthy high-quality friend, he thinks it’s a no brainer. But lifestyles-changing choices are usually accompanied via a experience of doubt, and with simplest 3 possibilities to exchange his mind, Seung Cheon has to decide which of his viable futures is worth keeping.