Episode 7 of The Worst of Evil opens with Jong-Ryul informing Gi-Cheul of Jun-Mo’s (Seung-Ho) predicament at the police station due to recent charges. Gi-Cheul, concerned, instructs Jong-Ryul to assist Jun-Mo and to investigate if Min-Goo has discovered their illicit activities.
Jun-Mo’s Ordeal and Police Brutality
At the station, Jun-Mo’s defiant attitude exacerbates Min-Goo’s frustration. When Min-Goo interrogates Jun-Mo about a suspicious restaurant deal, Jun-Mo’s lies, claiming it was an investor meeting, infuriate Min-Goo, leading to a violent altercation. Superintendent Chang-Sik arrives, witnessing Min-Goo’s excessive force and intervenes, accusing Min-Goo and his seniors of police brutality, thereby saving Jun-Mo from further harm. Jong-Ryul later picks up Jun-Mo, praising his bravery.
Strategic Discussions and Rising Tensions
Back at Gi-Cheul’s office, Jun-Mo, Jong-Ryul, Jung-Bae, and Hee-Sung engage in a tense discussion over drinks with the gang leader. Jung-Bae’s suspicion of Jun-Mo’s easy escape from the police station irks Gi-Cheul, prompting him to dismiss Jung-Bae. The remaining group then deliberates their next steps with a Chinese client, with Gi-Cheul proposing Jun-Mo as the point of contact, surprising Hee-Sung with his trust in the newcomer.
Betrayal and Secret Meetings
Later, Gi-Cheul reflects on Kanemoto’s betrayal and receives a call from Eui-Jeong, seeking a meeting. Concurrently, Jun-Mo meets with Chang-Sik and Do-Hyung to discuss Hae-Ryeon’s involvement in the drug cartel and expresses suspicion towards Jung-Bae. Eui-Jeong, during her meeting with Gi-Cheul, offers help and inquires about his well-being, leading to a personal conversation about coping with loss.
Undercover Deals and Hidden Agendas
Meanwhile, Hae-Ryeon’s bodyguard acquires Gangnam crystal from a local dealer. Jun-Mo invites Hae-Ryeon for a tour, while Jung-Bae bribes Gi-Cheul’s informant to investigate Eui-Jeong’s ties with Seung-Ho. The informant, however, reports Jung-Bae’s actions to Gi-Cheul, who orders secrecy.
Deception and Arrests
During an outing, Hae-Ryeon flirts with Jun-Mo, expressing doubts about Gi-Cheul’s trustworthiness and revealing his drug operations in Korea. Despite her scepticism, Jun-Mo advocates for Gi-Cheul. That night, the police, acting on Jun-Mo’s information, arrest Jung-Bae and raid Taeho Bar, leading to multiple arrests, including celebrities. Gi-Cheul confronts Jung-Bae, suspecting him of the raid and financial deceit, leading to a heated argument.
Confrontations and Unraveling Secrets
Gi-Cheul and Jung-Bae’s confrontation escalates, with Jung-Bae warning Gi-Cheul about trusting Seung-Ho. Gi-Cheul then discusses the trade with Hae-Ryeon and the Chinese client with Jun-Mo. Hae-Ryeon, meanwhile, invites Jun-Mo on a date, expressing her intention to evaluate future business prospects with Gi-Cheul.
Climactic Revelations and a Tragic End
As the episode nears its end, Gi-Cheul organizes a memorial for Eui-Jeong’s mother, uncovering connections to Chung-Dae. He instructs his informant to probe Eui-Jeong and Seung-Ho’s past. In a dramatic rooftop confrontation, the informant accuses Jun-Mo of deceit, leading to a chase that ends tragically with the informant’s fatal fall.
Episode 7 of ‘The Worst of Evil’ masterfully weaves a narrative of intrigue, betrayal, and hidden agendas, setting the stage for further dramatic developments in this gripping series.
The eighth episode of The Worst of Evil commences with a startling discovery in China. Professor Yoon learns of Gi-Cheul’s deceit in drug dealings, prompting the Chinese traders to decide on a severe consequence for his actions.
Hae-Ryeon’s Refusal and Jun-Mo’s Dilemma
In a significant turn, Hae-Ryeon meets with Jaegon Group’s Ki-Soo, who proposes a new business venture, offering a lucrative deal for the same drugs. However, Hae-Ryeon declines, finding Ki-Soo unsuitable for their discreet operations. Meanwhile, Jun-Mo grapples with fear following the informant’s demise, having stumbled upon sensitive information involving Eui-Jeong and her family. In a panic, he flees, taking crucial documents and the informant’s phone.
Gi-Cheul’s Growing Suspicion and Jun-Mo’s Anger
Gi-Cheul, unable to reach his informant, grows increasingly suspicious. Chang-Sik reveals to Jun-Mo the informant’s death, which infuriates Jun-Mo, who feels his safety is compromised by Chang-Sik and Do-Hyung’s actions. Gi-Cheul eventually learns of the informant’s fatal fall.
Tense Preparations and Unsettling Encounters
That night, Jun-Mo informs Gi-Cheul about his upcoming date with Hae-Ryeon, inadvertently revealing his growing interest in the drug trade. Gi-Cheul, observing Jun-Mo’s enthusiasm, seeks reassurance of his loyalty. Concurrently, Eui-Jeong, aware of the informant’s fate, confronts Chang-Sik for his recklessness. She later requests a date with Gi-Cheul, who, recalling Jung-Bae’s warnings, arms himself for the meeting.
As the narrative progresses, Gi-Cheul sends Yong-Dae to trace the informant’s last steps, seeking the information he is pursuing. The next day, Gi-Cheul presents Jun-Mo with a new suit for his date, while Eui-Jeong and Jun-Mo exchange a meaningful glance, arousing Hae-Ryeon’s curiosity.
Romantic Dates and Strategic Moves
Jun-Mo and Hae-Ryeon enjoy a local town visit, engaging in a Dalgona candy challenge, while Gi-Cheul shows Eui-Jeong his office. Meanwhile, Yong-Dae discovers documents at the archive office linked to the informant’s investigation.
Confrontations and Confessions
At the docks, Gi-Cheul and Eui-Jeong discuss their feelings, with Eui-Jeong receiving a call from Jun-Mo, which she ignores. Simultaneously, Hae-Ryeon grows frustrated with Jun-Mo’s divided attention. Gi-Cheul, after receiving an update from Yong-Dae, feels relieved and gifts Eui-Jeong a necklace. Do-Hyung, meanwhile, ensures the receptionist at the archive office provides misleading information to any further inquiries.
Deceptive Tactics and Rising Tensions
Yong-Dae, unaware of Do-Hyung’s presence, leaves the archive office after thanking the receptionist. Concurrently, Min-Goo investigates the informant’s death, while Jong-Ryul and Hee-Sung tail Oyama to uncover the Japanese’s plans.
Critical Decisions and Passionate Encounters
Hae-Ryeon, during her date, proposes Jun-Mo as the new carrier for the trade, demanding Gi-Cheul match Ki-Soo’s offer. Eui-Jeong, on her date with Gi-Cheul, admits to researching his past but expresses her love regardless of his potential involvement in Sergeant Jang’s murder.
A Dangerous Turn and a Fateful Night
As the episode reaches its climax, Gi-Cheul introduces Eui-Jeong to his employees, unaware of the impending danger from Jaegon Group’s men. Hae-Ryeon, after a passionate encounter with Jun-Mo, demands he sever ties with Gi-Cheul to join the trade. Simultaneously, Gi-Cheul’s union faces an attack, leading to a violent confrontation.
Episode 8 of The Worst of Evil delivers a tale of deceit, danger, and emotional turmoil, leaving viewers on the edge of their seats as alliances shift and true intentions are revealed in this high-stakes drama.
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