Student A is a Korean drama that stars South Korean-Chinese boy band EXO singer Suho (“One Way Trip”) and Kim Hwan-Hee (“The Wailing”). The film is based on the webtoon, which centres on the school life of junior high student Jang Mi-rae. It reflects the social problems of domestic violence, game addictions, bullying, and more.
Student A tells the story of a middle school loner who escapes reality of being bullied in school and suffering violence at home through playing online games. She soon is able to seek solace in the world that she creates through writing stories, however her life starts to turn around when a popular kid in school befriends her.
Student A premieres Friday, 8 February at 10pm on RED BY HBO (UnifiTV Ch 221)