It's Okay to Not Be Okay

The BEST episodes of It's Okay to Not Be Okay

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

An extraordinary road to emotional healing opens up for an antisocial children's book writer and a selfless psych ward caretaker when they cross paths.

Last Updated: 3/21/2022Network: tvN
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Finding the Real Face
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9.30
80 votes

#1 - Finding the Real Face

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired 8/9/2020

Mun-yeong decides she's going to publish the new fairy tale after all. Everyone comes together at the hospital for a reading of the book.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
Zombie Kid
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9.04
90 votes

#2 - Zombie Kid

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/28/2020

The VIP patient's incident triggers childhood memories for Gang-tae, who remains an emotional puzzle to Mun-yeong. Lee Sang-in arrives in town.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
The Cheerful Dog
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8.94
83 votes

#3 - The Cheerful Dog

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 7/11/2020

Gang-tae takes a day off from work to spend time with Mun-yeong, who seems to need a distraction. While drinking alone, Ju-ri encounters Sang-in.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
The Ugly Duckling
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8.93
71 votes

#4 - The Ugly Duckling

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 7/25/2020

An escaped patient shows up at the mansion. Mun-yeong makes an effort to change Sang-tae's mind about allowing her a place in the brother's lives.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
Beauty and the Beast
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8.92
78 votes

#5 - Beauty and the Beast

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 7/12/2020

Seeing Mun-yeong with something that belongs to him upsets Sang-tae. When a belligerent visitor shows up at the hospital, Gang-tae snaps.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
The Hand, the Monkfish
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8.90
68 votes

#6 - The Hand, the Monkfish

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired 8/2/2020

The identity of the vandal who ruined Sang-tae's mural sends everyone into a state of shock. Mun-yeong struggles to process a devastating truth.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
A Tale of Two Brothers
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8.90
67 votes

#7 - A Tale of Two Brothers

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 8/8/2020

After a chilling phone call, Gang-tae rushes over to the mansion. Later, Mun-yeong asks the brothers to leave her—but they refuse to listen.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
Romeo and Juliet
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8.85
72 votes

#8 - Romeo and Juliet

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 7/26/2020

Wanting to overcome his trauma, Sang-tae opens up about his darkest memory. A cruel twist of fate threatens Gang-tae's newfound happiness.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
The Father of the Two Sisters
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8.81
69 votes

#9 - The Father of the Two Sisters

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 8/1/2020

Sang-tae shows Gang-tae that he's been practicing drawing his greatest fear. Mun-yeong receives word about her father's worsening condition.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
Sleeping Witch
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8.74
92 votes

#10 - Sleeping Witch

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/27/2020

Having followed Gang-tae, Mun-yeong begins teaching literature classes at his new hospital. Chaos breaks out when a VIP patient runs away.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
Bluebeard's Secret
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8.73
85 votes

#11 - Bluebeard's Secret

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/5/2020

When Mun-yeong offers an opportunity to Sang-tae, Gang-tae is forced to bend to their will. A patient at the hospital rattles Mun-yeong.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Rapunzel and the Cursed Castle
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8.69
86 votes

#12 - Rapunzel and the Cursed Castle

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 7/4/2020

With nowhere else to take Mun-yeong, Gang-tae brings her back to his place. Discovering her there surprises everyone, most of all Nam Ju-ri.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
King Donkey Ears
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8.64
73 votes

#13 - King Donkey Ears

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 7/18/2020

Gang-tae and Mun-yeong decide to go on a day trip together. During their mountain getaway, an unforeseen situation crops up.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
The Boy Who Fed on Nightmares
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8.58
120 votes

#14 - The Boy Who Fed on Nightmares

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 6/20/2020

Moon Gang-tae has a striking run-in with his brother's favorite author, Ko Mun-yeong, when she comes to his hospital to read to the children.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
The Girl Who Cried Wolf
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8.54
69 votes

#15 - The Girl Who Cried Wolf

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 7/19/2020

Refusing to go home, Sang-tae coops himself up in a room. Gang-tae wrestles with the demons of his past and the constraints of his present.

Directors: Park Shin-woo
Watch Now:Amazon
The Lady in Red Shoes
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8.44
97 votes

#16 - The Lady in Red Shoes

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/21/2020

Mun-yeong invites Moon Sang-tae to a book signing event that ends with a nasty commotion. Gang-tae hears about a job opening in his hometown.

Directors: Park Shin-woo