Life in the post-Covid-19 world has drastically changed; gone are the days when we would socialize, right now we would rather prefer to social-distance and stay at home. Thus, we are here to help you stay entertained with our list of the 7 best Korean dramas that you can binge-watch right now:
1. Goblin (-2016)
If you are a fan of the romance and fantasy genre, then goblin kdrama is a journey that you need to witness first-hand. In this romance fantasy kdrama, Gong Yoo plays the role of a powerful Goblin who has lived on earth for 939 years. The role of the female lead is essayed by the talented Kim Go Eun with perfection. Without giving away any spoilers, the synopsis of this kdrama is a beautiful love story between a goblin and his bride, who is destined to put an end to his cursed immortal existence.
2. Mr. Sunshine (-2018)
Mr. Sunshine is one of those rare gems that will fill you up with all sorts of emotions. Watching this series is nothing short of a roller-coaster ride with constant emotional ups and downs. This romantic melodrama is set in the late 1800s and is unarguable one of the best Korean dramas out there. The story follows a poor Korean boy born in a servant’s family who travels to the United States during the 1871 Shinmiyangyo incident. Later on, he finds himself becoming a military officer of the United States and falling in love with an aristocrat’s daughter. The main roles are essayed by the talented cast of Kim Tae Ri and Lee Byung Hun.
3. Crash Landing On You (-2019)
The Son Ye-Jin and Hyun Bin starrer Crash Landing on You was one of the biggest hits of the year 2019. The story follows a South Korean heiress whose life becomes entangled with a North Korean military officer after a paragliding accident. The officer, later on, helps the heiress hide from the North Korean military. The genre of this kdrama is a romantic comedy.
4. Descendants of the Sun (-2016)
Descendants of the Sun is one of the best kdramas out there to watch. With just 16 episodes and 3 specials, this series was created for binge-watching. The story follows a South Korean Military soldier who falls in love with a kind and beautiful surgeon; however, as fate would have it, their individual professions keep them apart from one another. This is one of those power-packed Korean dramas, where the series is not only focused on romance but also friendship, emotional attachments, courage, sacrifices, etc. The main characters are Song Joong-Ki, Song He-Kyo, Jin Goo, and Kim Ji-won.
5. Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (-2016)
If you are looking for an intricately woven story, amazing characters, and unique plot then Moon Lovers is the perfect Korean drama for you. This Korean melodrama is an adaptation of the Chinese novel Bu Bu Jing Xin and follows the story of a 21st-century woman who time travels to the Goryeo Dynasty of Korea, whenever a solar eclipse takes place. The lead characters are played by the ever-talented cast of Lee Joon-Gi, Kang Ha-Neul, and Lee Ji-Eun.
6. Hotel Del Luna (-2019)
Your hunt for one of the best Korean dramas ends here; after all, you have come across this gem of a series with a beautiful storyline and an awesome cast. The Hotel Del Luna is unlike any hotel that you have ever come across; because this is a place where only ghosts and lost souls can reside. The owner of this place has been serving the guests for over a millennium, as part of a punishment for a sin that she can’t quite remember committing. Further, the only escape from this hellish punishment is to find a person who has committed far greater sins than her own. However, even if I were to write an entire article about this kdrama, I still wouldn’t do justice to its perfection!
7. What’s Wrong With Secretary Kim (-2018)
What’s wrong with Secretary Kim featuring Park Seo Joon and Park Min Young was one of the biggest hits of the year 2018. This Korean drama is the perfect answer to the question: Do opposites attract? Watch this drama to witness the beautiful love story between a kind secretary and her narcissistic boss.
(NOTE: This kdrama is based on the popular web-novel: “Kimbiseoga Wae Geureolgga” by Jung Kyung-Yoon)
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