Drama 'Twenty-Five Twenty-One'  is facing backlash online after depicting a relationship with a minor.

The Drama, which stars Nam Joo-hyuk and Kim Tae-ri, is about a 19-year-old high-school girl who meets a drop-out college student at an inopportune time in her life.

The show displays the two supporting each other as they face difficult decisions.

The Drama introduced them as friends, but in episode 9, Ye-jin (Nam Joo-hyuk) confesses his love for Hee-do, Played by Kim Tae-Ri.

Many viewers expressed their concerns and criticisms regarding the media publicly romanticized a relationship with a minor.

Fans of the show, however, disagree on the opinions shared by netizens.

They don't seem to mind, on the contrary, they are happy about the development of the relationship between the two, which naturally led to an online debate among the fans.

Meanwhile, ratings and worldwide popularity of the drama continues to grow.

The drama is praised for its true portrayal of the conditions and complex emotions during the economic crisis in South Korea.

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