New Upcoming Korean Drama to Watch in 2021

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Upcoming Korean Dramas in 2021 Part 1! Be sure to check it out

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Korean Dramas to be released in 2021

Are you a fan of Korean Dramas? If yes, then let me tell you this… Don’t be sad, confused, and sit in the corner thinking what Korean Dramas will you start watching once the year 2020 ends. I am sure that the news that I am going to share with you today will bring a huge smile to your face. 

Yes, what you all are thinking is correct. I am going to tell you about the dramas that will be releasing in the upcoming year. So, stop being “sad” and make up your mind as to what to watch according to the genres that please you.

The coming year surely will bring you lots of shocking treats and various kinds of emotions. The dramas will once again make you fall in love with them.

In 2021, I am sure that the K-drama will make you utter the same exact words from “What?… What the hell was that?” to “Oh my god, my stomach… This scene is so funny”, from “Why does he have to be so evil?” to “Ughh! I can’t tolerate this person anymore”. So, to all the K-Drama fans, get ready with pop-corns, and prepare lots of tissues with yourself. Calm your mind and make yourself ready to go through a variety of emotions once again. 

Here, I have listed few dramas that will be airing in 2021.

1. Snowdrop

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Synopsis:

This drama is set in Seol, 1987. The story revolves around a student named Soo-ho. He is a student from a prestigious university who suddenly enters a women’s dormitory fully covered in blood. He is rescued from the crisis by a female student named Eun Young-cho. She hides him and treats him even while facing problems as she is under close surveillance.

Casts:  

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2. Oh! Master

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Synopsis:

This drama revolves around a screenwriter named Han Bi-soo and an actress, Oh Joo-in. He has no interest in dating and chooses to remain single while she desperately attempts to be in a relationship. They both end up living in the same house. It will be interesting to know how the story will develop between them.

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Casts:

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3. Dear. M

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Synopsis:

This drama is about a group of students at SeoYeon University. They try to find a mysterious, anonymous “M”, an individual who is mentioned in an anonymous post on the university’s online community that has turned the school upside down.

Casts:

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4. Imitation

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Synopsis:

This drama tells the story about the entertainment industry of South Korea’s K-Pop idols. It revolves around the idol team like popular boy group ‘Shax’, a rising rookie girl group ‘T-Party’ and a passionate boy group ‘Sparkling’. This drama is based on the webtoon of the same name. 

Casts:

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5. Great Real Estate

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Synopsis:

This drama is an occult drama about the real estate brokers who exorcise and cleans out the buildings in which people have died and ghosts are frequent. This drama revolves around the real estate broker and a con-artist who doesn’t believe in ghosts but uses them to earn money.

Casts:

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6. Vincenzo

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Synopsis:

Park Joo-Hyeong at the age of 8 gets adopted and goes to Italy. There he changed his name as Vincenzo Casano. After growing up, he becomes a lawyer, who works for mafia as an adviser. He flees to South Korea because of the war between the two mafias. There he gets involve with the lawyer Hong Cha-Young who will go to any lengths to win the case. 

 Casts:

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7. Hospital Playlist 2

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Synopsis:

This drama tells the story of doctors and nurses working at Yulje Medical Center. This drama focuses on five doctors who have been friends since they entered medical school in 1999.  In this season there will be new faces who will join the cast apart from the five doctors.

Casts:

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8. Youth of May

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Synopsis:

This drama is about two young people running towards their own destiny without knowing what they might encounter in their journey. Their almost perfect love story was destroyed by the Gwangju Uprising in May 1980.  Hwang Hee Tae is a troublemaker and is raised by a single mother. To break the prejudice of “single mother raising a child”, he works hard and becomes a top graded student and enters the Seoul National University College of Medicine. But still, he ends up experiencing the heartless May of his life. Kim Myung Hee, a cold, smart, skillful, and hard-working nurse leaves her home and starts living in Gwangju.    

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Casts:

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9. Monthly House

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Synopsis:

This drama is about the CEO of a real estate company, Yoo Ja-Sung who thinks ‘house’ is just a means to increase his asset and ‘house’ is nothing but just a place to sleep. He buys a house in which Na Young-Won stays. She is an editor of a magazine. She has worked hard for 10 years but has never bought her own home and stays in a monthly rental house. Things change when Yoo Ja-Sung becomes the owner of her house. She then becomes interested in buying her own house.

Casts:

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10. Love Alarm Season 2

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Synopsis:

This drama is about people who desperately want to be in a loving relationship. The drama follows an interesting yet troublesome innovation that helps people to find love through a mobile app. The app provides the clients to search for love and offers a warning to the clients when somebody is inside a region of a 10metre span and has sentimental loving affection towards them. 

Casts:

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11. Like Butterfly

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Synopsis:

This drama tells the story of a 70-year-old elderly man named Deok Chul and a 23-year-old Chae Rok. Deok Chul, at the end of his life, starts doing ballet as it was his long-cherished dream and Chae Rok who played soccer, swimming, etc struggles with the tough reality. He always used to think about soccer but after watching a ballet performance he felt something which he could not explain in words. His life starts changing after he meets the old man. Eun Ho, the grand-daughter of Deok Chul, also starts finding her dream after meeting Chae Rok. She starts to avoid living her life according to her father’s plans. This drama is adapted from a comic named “Navillera”.

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Casts:

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12. Sisyphus- The Myth

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Synopsis:

This drama is a time travel story between a genius engineer Han Tae-Sool and Kang So Hae, a warrior from the future who saves him. Han Tae Sol is a handsome, famous engineer who is also a co-founder of Quantum and Time Company. He is known as a hero and a miracle worker in Korea but his reality is different.  He develops eccentric behavior after his older brother’s death which was 10 years ago.

One day, he comes to know the truth behind his brother’s death. And thus his dangerous journey begins. He then meets Kang So Hee who saves him from danger. She is an elite worker, a sharpshooter, and an explosive worker. She can take down the biggest men with just her bare hands as she learned these skills to survive in a world that is dominated by gangsters and military cliques. One day, after a long and dangerous journey, she comes to Han Tae-Sool to save him.

Casts:

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I am excited about these dramas. Hope that you guys are as excited about these upcoming dramas as I am. These are the expected release date but I will give you an update with the exact airing dates.

If you like my articles and wish me to write more such articles, do share and leave a comment giving me suggestions about what to write next and about your favorite dramas of 2020. 


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