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Salamander Guru and the Shadow Operation Team

Drama Title: Salamander Guru and Shadow Operation Team
Korean Title: 도롱뇽도사와 그림자 조작단
Romanization Pronunciation: Do-ryong-nyong-do-sa-wa Geu-rim-ja Jo-jak-dan / Dolongnyong Dosawa Geulimja Jojagdan
Also Known As: Salamander Guru and the Gang
Chinese Name: 蝾螈道士和影子操作团 / 蝾螈道士与幕后操纵团
Japanese Name: 山椒魚道士と影の軍団
Genre: Comedy
Episodes: 10
Broadcast Place: South Korea
Broadcast network: SBS
Broadcast period: 27 January 2012 – 30 March 2012
Language: Korean
Air time: Friday 11:00 PM

Preceded By: –
Followed By: –

Plot Summary / Synopsis

A sitcom which depicts two swindlers Sun-Dal and Won-Sam become Salamander Guru and Assistant Guru with the help of genius computer hacker Min-Hyuk, who has the ability to control these fake avatars and make them look as real. Meanwhile, the real Salamander Guru Bum-Gyu has Alzheimer’s disease.


Oh Dal Soo (오달수) as Sun Dal (선달) – Swindler
Im Won Hee (임원희) as Won Sam (원삼) – Assistant guru
Min Ho (최민호) as Min Hyuk (민혁) – Hacker
Ryu Hyun Kyung (류현경) as Kyung Ja (경자) – Detective
Lee Byung Joon (이병준) as Bum Gyu (범규) – Real Salamander Guru
Kim Gyoo-seon (김규선) as Gyoo Seon (규선)
Han Min Gwan (한민관) – Special appearance

Production Credits

Director: Park Seung Min (박승민)
Writer: Seo Eun Jung (서은정)

Viewership Ratings

Date Episode Nationwide
27 January 2012 1 6.7
3 February 2012 2 7.5
10 February 2012 3 4.2
17 February 2012 4 4.9
24 February 2012 5 4.3
2 March 2012 6 5.1
9 March 2012 7 4.4
16 March 2012 8 4.9
23 March 2012 9 4.6
30 March 2012 10 4.3

Source: AGB Nielson

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Salamander Guru and Shadow Operation Team Trailers

Salamander Guru and Shadow Operation Team OST Part 1 – Notebook
Salamander Guru and Shadow Operation Team OST Part 2 – I Love You
Salamander Guru and Shadow Operation Team OST Part 3 – Waiting

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