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The Best Korean Dramas to Watch on Netflix

Updated June 18, 2021 353.1k votes 55.0k voters 1.5m views143 items

Love Asian entertainment? Here are the top Korean dramas to watch on Netflix. Featuring new Korean TV shows and unforgettable all-time classics, this list of popular Kdramas includes romantic dramas, funny comedy series, and more. If you are looking for something with some romance, some drama, some long lost siblings, and rich parents, Kdramas are the right thing for you! 

Is your favorite Korean drama on Netflix right now? You'll find a long list of good dramas here from old-school classics to newly released Netflix originals. 

Korean dramas will fill in that void you feel! This list is updated regularly with all the best Korean dramas and Korean drama series on Netflix, streaming for your viewing pleasure! If we're missing a specific Kdrama, feel free to add to the list. Be sure to stay on top with all the upcoming Korean dramas here

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    Crash Landing on You

    Hyun Bin, Son Ye-jin
    Crash Landing on You (tvN, 2019), also known as Love's Emergency Landing, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. While paragliding, a wealthy South Korean heiress accidentally lands in...  more
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    6,084
    1,297

    It's Okay to Not Be Okay

    Kim Soo-hyun, Seo Ye-ji
    It's Okay to Not Be Okay (tvN, 2020) is a South Korean romance drama television series. An extraordinary road to emotional healing opens up for an antisocial children's book writer and a selfless...  more
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    The Uncanny Counter

    Jo Byung-gyu, Kim Se-jeong
    The Uncanny Counter (OCN, 2020), also known as Amazing Rumor, is a South Korean fantasy mystery television series based on the Daum webtoon Amazing Rumor by Jang Yi. Demon hunters pose as workers in...  more
  • 4
    7,225
    1,580

    Itaewon Class

    Park Seo-joon, Kim Da-mi
    Itaewon Class (JTBC, 2020) is a South Korean television series based on the webtoon by Gwang Jin. Park Sae-roy (Park Seo-joon) decides to follow in his father's footsteps by opening up a restaurant...  more
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    4,696
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    Stranger

    Cho Seung-woo, Bae Doona
    Stranger (tvN, 2017) is a South Korean crime thriller television series. An emotionless prosecutor ends up teaming with a passionate and warm-hearted female detective to uncover rampant corruption...  more
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    622
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    100 Days My Prince

    Do Kyung-soo, Nam Ji-hyun
    100 Days My Prince (tvN, 2018) is a South Korean historical romantic-comedy television series. After losing his memory from a failed assassination attempt, Lee Yool wanders for 100 days under a new...  more
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    Hospital Playlist

    Jo Jung-suk, Yoo Yeon-seok
    Hospital Playlist (tvN, 2020) is a South Korean medical drama television series. The story of five doctors who have been friends since they entered medical school in 1999....  more
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    1,045
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    My Mister

    Lee Sun-kyun, Lee Ji-eun (IU)
    My Mister (tvN, 2018), also known as My Ahjussi, is a South Korean drama television series. Three middle-aged brothers, who are enduring the weight of their lives, and a strong, cold woman, who has...  more
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    Oh My Ghost

    Choi Min-chul, Jo Jung-suk
    Oh My Ghostess (tvN, 2015), also known as Oh My Ghost, is a South Korean fantasy romantic comedy television series. When timid assistant chef gets possessed by a lustful virgin ghost, the two girls...  more
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    Inheritors

    Lee Min-ho, Park Shin-hye
    The Heirs (SBS, 2013), also known as The Inheritors, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. After a chance encounter in LA, two teens from different social backgrounds reunite at an...  more

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    4,140
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    Vagabond

    Lee Seung-gi, Bae Suzy
    Vagabond (SBS, 2019) is a South Korean spy thriller television series. Determined to find out the truth behind a mysterious plane crash that took the lives of over 200 civilians, a stuntman embarks...  more
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    Reply 1988

    Lee Hye-ri, Park Bo-gum
    Reply 1988 (tvN, 2015) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. Set in the year 1988, it revolves around five friends and their families living in the same neighborhood of Ssangmun-dong,...  more
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    1,556
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    Extracurricular

    Kim Dong-hee, Jung Da-bin
    Extracurricular (Netflix, 2020) is a South Korean crime drama television series. Determined to escape a dead-end life, a gifted high school student turns to a life of crime to ensure he can pay for...  more
  • 14
    4,050
    1,507

    The King: Eternal Monarch

    Lee Min-ho, Kim Go-eun
    The King: Eternal Monarch (SBS, 2020) is a South Korean fantasy romance television series. Korean emperor Lee Gon tries to close the doors to a parallel world which was opened by demons; a detective...  more
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    6,114
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    Black

    Song Seung-heon, Go Ara
    Black (OCN, 2017) is a South Korean fantasy crime thriller television series. While chasing his runaway partner, a grim reaper uncovers truth about a set of unsolved murders and also falls in love...  more

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    #38 of 86 The Best Korean Crime Dramas Ever#156 of 170 The Best Netflix Original Drama Shows

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    Start-Up

    Bae Suzy, Nam Joo-hyuk
    Start-Up (tvN, 2020) is a South Korean romance television series. Young entrepreneurs aspiring to launch virtual dreams into reality compete for success and love in the cutthroat world of Korea's...  more
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    7,476
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    Love Alarm

    Kim Sohyun, Song Kang
    Love Alarm (Netflix, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the 2014 webtoon by Chon Kye-young. In a world in which an app alerts people if someone in the vicinity likes...  more

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    Cinderella and the Four Knights

    Park So-dam, Jung Il-woo
    Cinderella and the Four Knights (tvN, 2016) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series, based on the 2011 novel. A young girl living with her cruel stepmother and sister is hired by an old...  more
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    When the Camellia Blooms

    Gong Hyo-jin, Kang Ha-neul
    When the Camellia Blooms (KBS2, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy-thriller television series. Dong Baek, owner of a bar named Camellia, encounters three men who will change her life forever....  more
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    Hi Bye, Mama!

    Kim Tae-hee, Lee Kyu-hyung
    Hi Bye, Mama! (tvN, 2020) is a fantasy drama South Korean television series. After dying in a tragic accident five years ago, Cha Yoo-ri (Kim Tae-hee) is given the chance to be reincarnated for 49...  more

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    #64 of 228 The Best Korean Dramas of All Time#36 of 87 The Best New Korean Dramas Of 2020

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    2,745
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    My Holo Love

    Yoon Hyun-min, Ko Sung-hee
    My Holo Love (Netflix, 2020), also known as I Holo You, is a South Korean romance television series. A lonely woman with a face blindness disorder develops a relationship with an AI program called...  more
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    Life

    Lee Dong-wook, Cho Seung-woo
    Life (JTBC, 2018) is a South Korean medical drama television series. At South Korea's premier university hospital, ideals and interests collide between a patient-focused emergency physician and the...  more

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    #21 of 74 The Best Korean Dramas Of 2018#51 of 63 The Most Tragically Beautiful Korean Dramas Ever

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    My First First Love

    Ji-soo, Jung Chae-yeon
    My First First Love (Netflix, 2019), also known as Because It's My First Love, is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. Due to various personal reasons, some of Yun Tae-o's friends move...  more

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    #725 of 815 The Best Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years#70 of 498 The Best New Netflix Original Series of the Last Few Years

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    Romance Is a Bonus Book

    Lee Na-young, Lee Jong-suk
    Romance Is a Bonus Book (tvN, 2019) is a South Korean romantic comedy television series. A once-popular copywriter lies about her background to get a job at a successful publishing company run by a...  more

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    #50 of 97 The Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas Ever#42 of 109 The Most Romantic Korean Dramas Ever

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    The K2

    Ji Chang-wook, Im Yoon-ah
    The K2 (tvN, 2016) is a South Korean television series directed by Kwak Jung-hwan. Framed for the murder of his lover, a former mercenary soldier (Ji Chang-wook) is hired to become a bodyguard, while...  more