Welcome to Waikiki

Welcome to WaikikiProfile

  • Drama: Welcome to Waikiki (English title) / Eulachacha Waikiki (Korean title)
  • Revised romanization: Eulachacha Waikiki
  • Hangul: 으라차차 와이키키
  • Director: Lee Chang-Min
  • Writer: Kim Ki-Ho, Song Ji-Eun, Song Mi-So
  • Network: JTBC
  • Episodes: 16
  • Release Date: February 5, 2018 —
  • Runtime: Mon & Tue 23:00
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea


Kang Dong-Goo (Kim Jung-Hyun) dreams of becoming a movie director, but he is cynical due to bad luck. Cheon Joon-Ki (Lee Yi-Kyung) wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and become an actor, but he is now just a minor actor. Bong-Doo-Sik (Son Seung-Won) came to Seoul to become a scenario writer, but things have not been easy for him.

These 3 men run the guest house Waikiki in Itaewon, South Korea. Their guest house is facing bankruptcy and then a mysterious baby and single mother appear at Waikiki.


  1. “Welcome to Waikiki” takes over the JTBC Mon & Tue 23:00 time slot previously occupied by “Rain or Shine” and followed by “Clean With Passion For Now” April, 2018.
  2. Ryu Hwa-Young was first offered the major supporting role, but declined.
  3. Frst script reading took place December 18, 2017 at JTBC building in Sangam, Seoul, South Korea.



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