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The Best Episodes of Stranger

Every episode of Stranger ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Stranger!

Hwang Shi Mok underwent brain surgery as a child to curb his violent temper, which left him devoid of emotions. Hwang becomes a prosecutor known for his piercing intelligence and logic, but he is ostracized because he lacks empathy and social skills. He is also one of only a handful of upright prosecutors who have refused to take bribes. One day, he encounters a stabbing victim while investigating corruption. He meets Lieutenant Han Yeo Jin at the crime scene. They join forces to root out corruption at the prosecutors’ office and solve a serial murder case.

Genres:CrimeDramaMystery
Network:tvN

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Stranger" is "Another Body", rated 8.8/10 from 234 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "Another Body" aired on 7/23/2017 and is rated 0.1 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "A Monster".

  • Another Body
    8.8/10 234 votes

    #1 - Another Body

    Season 1 Episode 14 - Aired 2017-07-23

    Yeo-jin suspects a new killer is involved in the latest murder incident. Meanwhile, Si-mok collapses after leaving the autopsy.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Monster
    8.7/10 246 votes

    #2 - A Monster

    Season 1 Episode 16 - Aired 2017-07-30

    Si-mok sets out to meet the one he believes is the real murderer. He gets his hands on a bag that will determine the futures of many people.

    Director: N/A

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  • 0 and 7
    8.6/10 173 votes

    #3 - 0 and 7

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2017-07-22

    Returning home from the rooftop party, Si-mok discovers that an intruder has left something in his bedroom. Yeo-jin and Geon come over right away.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 14
    8.6/10 106 votes

    #4 - Episode 14

    Season 2 Episode 14 - Aired 2020-09-27

    A suspect is arrested, but Dong-jae remains nowhere to be found. In the interrogation room, Si-mok and Yeo-jin try to draw out a confession.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Accomplice
    8.5/10 163 votes

    #5 - Accomplice

    Season 1 Episode 15 - Aired 2017-07-29

    Yeo-jin collects evidence as Si-mok interrogates the suspect. Many questions get answered, but the most important problem of all remains to be solved.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 15
    8.5/10 98 votes

    #6 - Episode 15

    Season 2 Episode 15 - Aired 2020-10-03

    While getting to the truth about the night of the attorney's death, Si-mok and Yeo-jin learn about the involvement of a mystery person.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Special Investigation
    8.4/10 154 votes

    #7 - Special Investigation

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2017-07-08

    Si-mok selects key lawyers and police officers to be part of the special investigations team. Their probe begins with Dong-jae as the starting point.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 16
    8.4/10 116 votes

    #8 - Episode 16

    Season 2 Episode 16 - Aired 2020-10-04

    Details of the cover-up become public, but Si-mok isn't finished asking questions. The police-prosecutor council is called off.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Ga Young's Phone
    8.3/10 168 votes

    #9 - Ga Young's Phone

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-07-01

    Si-mok and Yeo-jin team up to covertly pursue Seo Dong-jae. Just as Dong-jae is about to throw something into the Han River, Yeo-jin stops him.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Western Seoul Prosecutors' Office
    8.3/10 164 votes

    #10 - Western Seoul Prosecutors' Office

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-07-02

    Enraged by what the police did to Park Kyung-wan, Yeo-jin tries to confront her superior but is stopped by Si-mok, who warns her of the consequences.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Disbandment
    8.3/10 159 votes

    #11 - Disbandment

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2017-07-16

    Si-mok and Yeo-jin discover perplexing leads while searching Kyung-wan's basement. Dong-jae goes back to Chang-jun's office to fetch his cell phone.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 10
    8.3/10 94 votes

    #12 - Episode 10

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2020-09-13

    Si-mok turns his attention to an unusual case involving the sudden death of a former prosecutor, and finds that nothing quite adds up.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Revelation
    8.2/10 153 votes

    #13 - Revelation

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2017-07-09

    Fearing for Ga-young's safety, Yeo-jin proceeds to transfer her to a different hospital. A nurse informs Yeo-jin of something strange that happened.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 7
    8.2/10 93 votes

    #14 - Episode 7

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2020-09-05

    When Si-mok hears who’s gone missing, he starts gathering clues by going through phone records. Yeo-jin begins her own investigation.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 11
    8.2/10 87 votes

    #15 - Episode 11

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2020-09-19

    A witness, who says he saw the kidnapping, steps forward to identify the perpetrator. His claims could mean serious trouble for the police.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 13
    8.2/10 97 votes

    #16 - Episode 13

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2020-09-26

    Kang Won-chul weighs a dilemma, and fields questions from Si-mok about the deceased attorney. A young prosecutor has something to show Si-mok.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A New Possible Suspect
    8.1/10 192 votes

    #17 - A New Possible Suspect

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-06-17

    Si-mok volunteers to appear on live national TV to discuss Kang Jin-seob. He also makes a bold promise to find the culprit within two months.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Ringtone
    8.1/10 172 votes

    #18 - The Ringtone

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2017-06-25

    New pieces of evidence only increase the list of possible suspects. In the midst of the confusion, a few begin to question Si-mok's innocence.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Cold and Damp
    8.1/10 155 votes

    #19 - Cold and Damp

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2017-07-15

    The truth behind Ga-young's convulsions is revealed. Chang-jun's wife receives a travel ban. Woo-gyun asks Chang-jun to help him get out of his mess.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Kwon Min Ah
    8.0/10 182 votes

    #20 - Kwon Min Ah

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2017-06-18

    Rumors quickly spread about Si-mok's violent nature. Regardless, he persists in his investigation. He finds his mentee, Young Eun-su, suspicious.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Second Huam-dong Case
    8.0/10 176 votes

    #21 - The Second Huam-dong Case

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-06-24

    Si-mok, puzzled by the details of the most recent murder case, visits the victim's home to seek more clues. Yeo-jin joins him in the investigation.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 6
    8.0/10 101 votes

    #22 - Episode 6

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-08-30

    Si-mok is ordered to find out what Yeo-jin knows about Bit's file. Ahead of a vote on the fate of her seat, Yeon-jae sets up an important meeting.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 9
    8.0/10 94 votes

    #23 - Episode 9

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2020-09-12

    A perplexing photo containing a disturbing message surfaces. The police consider the possibility of the culprit being one of their own.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Episode 12
    8.0/10 92 votes

    #24 - Episode 12

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2020-09-20

    Taken off the case, Si-mok and Yeo-jin return to their work on the police-prosecutor council. Tae-ha and Bit head to a sensitive meeting together.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Just Turn On The Lights
    7.9/10 216 votes

    #25 - Just Turn On The Lights

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2017-06-11

    The convict's strong plea for his innocence prompts Si-mok to review the CCTV clip. At the Yongsan police station, he runs into officer Han Yeo-jin.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A