Hey, Korean binge-watchers expect to see about a hundred premieres in 2020 and stay on top of the latest and current Korean series with the biggest Korean dramas of 2020 that includes romantic dramas, mystery thrillers, comedy series, and medical dramas, here’s the list of the 10 biggest Korean dramas we should look forward to in 2020:
1. Itaewon Class
Itaewon Class is a 2020 series starring Park Seo-joon, Kim Da-mi, Yoo Jae-myung and Kwon Nara. Based on the webtoon of the same name, it is the first series to be produced by the film distribution company Showbox. Available on Netflix since January 31, 2020.
Park Sae Ro Yi’s father dies in a motorcycle accident caused by his classmate Jang Geun Won. Burning with anger, Park Sae Ro Yi brutally beats Jang Geun Won. Shortly, he was arrested and receives prison time for violent assault. Park Sae Ro Yi decides to destroy the Jagga company and take revenge upon CEO Jang Dae Hee and his son Jang Geun Won. Once Park Sae Ro Yi is released from prison, he opens a restaurant in Itaewon, Seoul. Jo Yi Seo, who is popular on social media, joins Park Sae Ro Yi’s restaurant and works there as a manager. She has feelings for Park Sae Ro Yi.
2. Dr. Romantic 2
Dr. Romantic 2 is a 2020 series starring Han Suk-kyu as the title character alongside Ahn Hyo-seop, Lee Sung-kyung and Kim Joo-hun. It is the sequel to the 2016 series Dr. Romantic.
Dr. Romantic 2 is a physician story set in a small, humble hospital called Dol Dam Hospital. Kim Sa Bu once gained fame as a top surgeon at a huge hospital. One day, he left the industry, and now a is a chief surgeon at Doldam Hospital in the countryside. He goes to a huge hospital himself to solve the manpower shortage at Doldam Hospital, where he finds two people who resemble his former students but who seem much more lacking. Seo Woo Jin would do anything for money, and Cha Eun Jae runs out every time she goes into a surgery room.
3. Crash Landing on you
Crash Landing on You is a 2019 South Korean television series about a South Korean woman who accidentally crash-lands in North Korea. Available on Netflix since January 6, 2020.
A top-secret love story of a chaebol heiress who made an emergency landing in North Korea because of a paragliding accident and a North Korean special officer who falls in love with her and who is hiding and protecting her.
Touch is a romantic beauty drama about make-up artist Cha Jeong-hyeok (Joo Sang-wook), who goes bankrupt, and idol Han Soo-yeon (Kim Bo-ra), who fails to make her big debut.
A popular make-up artist, known for his endless quest for perfection, Cha Jung Hyeok was at the top of his game. But destiny, wouldn’t let him stay there for long. Now unemployed and drowning in debt, Jung Hyeok is desperate to find a way out of this most unfortunate fall.
5.The King: Eternal Monarch
The King: Eternal Monarch is an upcoming television series, starring Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun and Woo Do-hwan.
A fantasy romance about two parallel universes. One universe resembles modern-day Korea as we know it, while the other is an alternate universe in which Korea is an empire ruled by a single monarch. To fight evil and close the door between their two worlds, the ruler of the Korean Empire ends up joining forces with a detective who resides in modern-day Korea.
6.Kingdom (Season 2)
The deceased king rises and a mysterious plague begins to spread; the prince must face a new breed of enemies to unveil the evil scheme and save his people. Coming to Netflix on March 2020
Brought together by meaningful meals in the past and present, a doctor and a chef are reacquainted when they begin working at a hospice ward. Available on Netflix since December 2019.
8. Queen: Love and War
A woman must win the heart of the king to bring her twin sister’s killer to justice. Kang Eun Bo (Jin Se Yeon) is a woman on a mission. When her twin sister is murdered, she vows to find the killer and bring them to justice. The only woman with the power to order a manhunt for a murderer is the Queen. So Kang Eun Bo resolves to win the prized royal title so she can one day avenge her sister’s death. Yi Kyung grew up in a time of great political unrest, and is less interested in matters of the heart – and more concerned with bringing peace to the realm.
9. My Holo Love
A lonely woman with face blindness finds the perfect companion upon getting to know a humanlike hologram modeled after its genius creator. Go Nan Do is the owner of an IT research company. As a genius inventor, he started the company, and all projects were created through his hands. However, the only people who are aware of his existence are his stepsister and the official CEO. He was a hacker in a major case 10 years ago and supposedly died while being pursued.
10. Love Alarm (Season 2)
In a world in which an app alerts people if someone in the vicinity likes them, Kim Jojo experiences young love while coping with personal adversities. Available on Netflix.