Category Archives: Korean Drama

Imaginary Cat / 상상고양이 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: What could be more therapeutic than a furry friend? Hyun Jong Hyun (Yoo Seung Ho) is an aspiring webtoon writer whose ideas keep getting rejected by companies because he narrowly, stubbornly focuses on scenarios that are of interest only to him. He is emotionally cut off from everyone and is only interested in himself. On a rainy day, Jong Hyun comes across a stray cat, Bok Gil (Han Ye Ri), and he takes the cat home with him. Bok Gil is an overweight, old… Read More »

Sweet, Savage Family / Sweet Family / 달콤살벌 패밀리 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: Yoon Tae-Soo is a gang boss who dominates the adult entertainment district in Daejeon, South Korea. At home, he is an normal head of the household type of father. There, he lives with his strong willed wife Kim Eun-Ok who nags at him constantly, a troublemaker son and his mother. DETAILS: Title: 달콤살벌 패밀리 / Dalkomsalbul Paemilri Also known as: Sweet Family Genre: Family, Comedy Episodes: 20 Broadcast network: MBC Broadcast period: 2015-Nov-18 to 2016-Jan-?? Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 22:00 CAST: Main Cast… Read More »

Oh My Venus / 오 마이 비너스 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: Kim Young-Ho is a personal trainer for Hollywood stars. Even though he comes from a wealthy family background, he suffered a devastating injury during his childhood days. Now, he overcomes his problems with patience and stubbornness. Kang Joo-Eun is 33-years-old lawyer. She has struggled to support her family. Now, Kang Joo-Eun is overweight and not so attractive. DETAILS: Title: 오 마이 비너스 / O Mai Bineoseu Formerly known as: Oh My God Genre: Romantic, Comedy Episodes: 16 Broadcast network: KBS2 Broadcast period: 2015-Nov-16 to… Read More »

Reply 1988 / Answer Me 1988 / 응답하라 1988 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: A drama about a small cluster of neighboring families set in 1988. DETAILS: Title: 응답하라 1988 / Eungdabhara 1988 Also known as: Answer to 1988 / Answer Me 1988 Genre: Youth, romance, comedy Episodes: 20 Broadcast network: tvN Broadcast period: 2015-Nov-06 to 2016-Jan-?? Air time: Friday & Saturday Night 20:30 Original Soundtrack: Reply 1988 OST Related TV Shows: Reply 1997 (tvN, 2012) and Reply 1994 (tvN, 2013) CAST: Main Cast Hye Ri as Sung Deok-sun Ryu Joon Yul as Kim Jung-hwan Go Kyung Pyo… Read More »

The Awl / 송곳 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: The drama tells the story of average workers, who silently work hard on each one’s own task. They finally pull together as a team to fight through a difficult and unfair situation. Lee Soo-In has the kind of temperament where he has to do the right thing no matter what. After his discharge from the military, he finds work at a large retail market. One day, his boss orders him to fire temporary employees at the store. Lee Soo-In refuses to do so and… Read More »

Bubblegum / 풍선껌 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: Bubblegum is about people with deficiencies, becoming a little happier just by being with one another. It will take place in a broadcast station and a hospital. The leading man is a doctor of Eastern medicine who runs his own practice. He’s someone who thinks of his mother and the heroine before himself. The leading female is a radio PD — she’s impatient and clumsy, and also carries some inner pain. DETAILS: Title: 풍선껌 / Poongsunggum Genre: Romance Episodes: 16 Broadcast network: tvN Broadcast… Read More »

The Village / 마을-아치아라의 비밀 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: One day, many corpses that seem to have been secretly buried underground for a long time are discovered, in a peaceful village called Achiara, where barely any criminal cases have happened. The drama begins with the shocking discovery. DETAILS: Title: 마을-아치아라의 비밀 / The Village: Achiara’s Secret Genre: Thriller, Mystery Episodes: 16 Broadcast network: SBS Broadcast period: 2015-Oct-07 to 2015-Nov-26 Air time: Wednesday & Thursday 22:00 CAST: Main Cast Moon Geun Young as Han So Yoon (28) Yook Sung Jae as Baek Woo Jae… Read More »

Because It’s The First Time / 처음이라서 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: Yoon Tae Oh (Choi Min Ho) is a free-spirited college freshman who hosts his rooftop as a hideout of sorts for his five friends. Amongst this diverse group is his childhood friend, Han Song Yi (Park So Dam). As Tae Oh starts to fall for Song Yi, another friend, Seo Ji An (Kim Min Jae) starts to develop feelings for Song Yi as well. Will this love triangle be the downfall of an otherwise perfect group? DETAILS: Title: 처음이라서 / Cheo-eumiraseo Also known as:… Read More »

Six Flying Dragons / 육룡이 나르샤 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: This drama depicts the ideological and political clashes that happen between Taejong and Jung Do-jeon, the man instrumental in helping his father Taejo establish the Joseon nation, and the drama follows the conflict as they attempt to consolidate their power and the state of the fledgling nation. DETAILS: Title: 육룡이 나르샤 / Yookryongi Nareushya Genre: Historical, politics Episodes: 50 Broadcast network: SBS Broadcast period: 2015-Oct-05 to 2016-Mar-22 Air time: Monday & Tuesday 22:00 CAST: Main Cast Kim Myung Min as Jung Do Jeon Yoo… Read More »

Glamorous Temptation / Fancy Seduction / 화려한 유혹 (2015)

SYNOPSIS: A story about a woman, a woman who envies her, and a man who want to take a revenge. DETAILS: Title: 화려한 유혹 / Hwaryeohan Yuhok Also known as: Glorious Temptation / Dazzling Temptation / Fancy Seduction Previously known as: Their Fortress (그들의 성채) Genre: Romance, Melodrama Episodes: 50 Broadcast network: MBC Broadcast period: 2015-Oct-05 to 2016-???-?? Air time: Monday & Tuesday 22:00 CAST: Joo Sang Wook as Jin Hyeong Woo Nam Joo Hyuk as teen Jin Hyeong Woo Choi Kang Hee as Shin… Read More »