Skip Beat! revolves around a young girl named Kyoko Mogami who went with her childhood friend, Sho Fuwa, to Tokyo to pursue his dream of becoming a music idol. Kyoko supports Sho by working three jobs at once everyday. Fate happens when Kyoko overhears Sho dismissing her as a boring wallflower. Furious, Kyoko vows to get her revenge by defeating him in the entertainment world. Along the way, she meets different people, including her best friend, Kanae Kotonami and the number one actor, the most desirable man in japan, Ren Tsuruga.
The series has been also adapted into an anime, video game and a live-action drama.