Entertainment knows no boundaries. Right? All of us have sung Why this Kolaveri Di more than any other Bollywood song and hopped on Gangnam style as if we own that song. So if you are ready to binge-watch some Korean web series then these are my personal favorites I highly recommend, if you are just starting your K-Drama popular series.
If you are all up for a melodrama, then this award-winning k-drama is set to win your heart with light-hearted comedy and a lingering romance. After a chance meeting in a hospital, a soldier from special forces falls in love with a talented surgeon and after a number of ii-fated encounters, their fate finally brings them together once again in a foreign land. Watch how they face dangers together in a fictional war-torn country of central Asia as their love blooms amid all the despairs.
This series strongly mull over how two persons with different philosophies work out through all the hurdles to hold onto each other. The sizzling chemistry between Song Hye Kyo and Song Joong Ki stole all the spotlight at that time and finally, they tied knots later in 2017 which definitely gave us more reason to watch the series again and again.
Released as a 16 episode long rom-com, this light-hearted office-romance K-drama revolves around a dedicated professional art gallery curator who is charming as well as exceptional in her job. On one side, she appears cool and competent career woman but in the midst of all this, our Deok Mi is also a cute and empathic fangirl. Everything is perfect in her private life until her new director-boss Ryan Gold shows up. Witness how things sparkle between the OTP as the drama progress.
This series has definitely lived upon the sizzling chemistry between the OTP. The best thing I figured out about the series is that despite knowing the craziness fangirling of Deok Mi, Ryan gold still support her in both open and secret way on her fangirling.
From the organic skinship between the OTP to Park Min Young being a perfect heart-throbbing boyfriend, this K-drama is a must-watch if you are ready to be melted into a molten puddle.
Strong Woman Do Bong Soon is a woman with superhuman strength that is passed on through the female generation of her line. Despite having a solid rock strength on the outside, she has a delicate fondness for her childhood friend, Gook Doo. Getting a job as a creative designer brings Do Bong Soon to the CEO of the Ainsoft company, Min Hyuk which after discovering about her secret superhuman powers offers her a temporary job of his bodyguard.
The best thing that worked up for me is how Min Hyuk falls for Do Bong Soon and goes all googly-eyes over her, carrying an obvious unabashed fascination with her. This JTBS Drama aired on the 24th of April gives a thumbs up to a strong female lead character, a dreamy hero, the strong presence of supporting roles and a cute lovey-dovey OTP. Witness how this drama switches from the presenting a lead female with superhuman powers to a great sense of humor to the melting chemistry between the OTP to catching a smart ass psycho-killer, this drama is a sure platter.
4. Wok of Love
Seo Poong, a tough-spirit and hard-working chef who started off from the very bottom of a restaurant kitchen and climbs up with his skills to become a star chef of a 6-star hotel Giant but due to some internal disputes, he ends up resigning to his job. Chil Seong, who is the owner of a Chinese restaurant originally bought the place to provide shelter and work to his prison mates. One day, a star chef and a broke heiress come to Chil Seong for help. Discover how they work together despite all the differences to elevate the reputation of a next-door Chinese restaurant.
Along with 2 PM’s Lee Junho and Jang Hyuk, we get many delicious dishes to drool over. Jung Ryen Won is the center of a so and so love triangle. Witness an unbreakable bond of brotherhood and a sizzling love story hotter than the boiling oil in a sizzling hot wok in a 38 episode running promising series.
A young woman, Nam Hong Joo with bad promotion dreams meets two people who then develop the same ability. She lives with her mother who runs a small business. Due to the ability to see bad events before they happen, she witnessed the death of her father but is often unable to do anything to change it. Jung Jae Chan, who lives with his brother and just started working as a rookie prosecutor moves in across the street. One day, Jae Chan has a strange premonition dream about an accident involving Nam Hong Joo and Han Woo Tak, a young police officer who would end up their lives, so he decided to interfere with the event and saved many lives that night. Later Jae Cahn and Woo Tak started having dreams about each other which made all three of them realize that their lives are now intertwined with these strange dreams.
Discover how they find out the pattern and reason for them coming together and preventing the people close to them from getting hurt.
A sweet combination of melodrama, romance, and suspense, this drama series is promising in providing a new and different storyline to the viewers. Oh, Yeon Joo, a talented surgeon is the daughter of a famous webtoon creator. On an afternoon, she rushes to find that her father mysteriously missing from his office and finds a strange man bathed in blood on a hotel rooftop. Later she discovers that she had been pulled in a parallel dimension existing in the comic world that revolves around the main character of a popular webtoon series W, Kang Chul.
In the alternative world of the webtoon, Kang Chul is a multimillionaire and the owner of a broadcasting channel that solve crime cases. Kang Chul intends to find the killer of his family who was not caught and everything seemed to prove Kang Chul as the suspect of the murder in the past.
The storyline gets even more interesting as the episode advance, entangling the audience in a pure sense of suspense. The series receives praise for its unique premise to rank first in the Context power index during its premiere week.