August Is A Desirable Month This Year For K-drama Fans. Here Are Top 10 New K-Dramas Will Launch In August That You Should Check Out.
Korean dramas have been a saving grace for many of us over quarantine. Like you, we’ve counted our quarantined nights in K-Dramas series and our weekends in Korean movies. If you’ve finished most of K-Dramas on Netflix, or even the K-Dramas on iFlix, we’ve pulled together a list of dramas that are set to premier In August of 2020.
“Lonely Enough To Love”
Cast: Ji Hyun Woo, Kim So Eun, Park Gun Il, Gongchan, Han Ji Wan, Kim San Ho, Son Ji Hyun, Cha Soo Yun, Ha Young, Noh Ji Hoon, etc.
Premiere Date: August 11
Broadcast Details: Tuesdays at 10:50 p.m. KST on MBC Every1
“Lonely Enough to Love” is an upcoming romance drama about housemates in their 20s and 30s who don’t want anything serious. They want to enjoy their freedom but also don’t want to be lonely. The drama is a wonderful and lovely combination of Ji Hyun Woo And Kim So Eun.
(“The Prayer,” “Manxin,” and “Joan’s Galaxy”)
“The Prayer” Cast: Lee Yoo Young, Ye Soo Jung, Uhm Hye Ran, etc.
“Manxin” Cast: Lee Yeon Hee, Lee Dong Hwi, Nam Myung Ryul, Seo Hyun Woo, etc.
“Joan’s Galaxy” Cast: Kim Bo Ra, Choi Sung Eun, Yoon Jung Hoon, Kim Joo Ryung, etc.
Premiere Date: August 14
Broadcast Details: Fridays at 10:10 p.m. KST on MBC
Set in the near future, “SF8” tells the story of people who dream of a perfect society through technological advancements. This project is a Korean original sci-fi anthology series about an array of subjects including artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), robots, gaming, fantasy, horror, superpowers, and disasters.
Kim Bo Ra and Choi Sung Eun will appear in director Lee Yoon Jung’s queer youth story “Joan’s Galaxy” as Joan and EO respectively, which takes place during a fine dust disaster. Their society is divided into those who are “C” and those who are “N”. While people who are “C” are able to afford the vaccine and live around 100 years, people who are “N” only live until they’re 30 years old without the vaccine. After growing up thinking she was a “C”, 26-year-old college student EO learns that she’s actually “N” and suddenly becomes curious about the lives of others like her. In particular, she takes an interest in the life of Joan, who is the only other “N” at their school.
“Forest Of Secrets 2”
Cast: Cho Seung Woo, Bae Doona, Jeon Hye Jin, Choi Moo Sung, Lee Joon Hyuk, Yoon Se Ah, Park Sung Keun, Jeon Bae Soo, Choi Jae Woong, Song Ji Ho, etc.
Premiere Date: August 15
Broadcast Details: Saturdays and Sundays at 9:00 p.m. KST on tvN
“Forest of Secrets” tells the story of emotionless prosecutor Hwang Si Mok (Cho Seung Woo) and warm-hearted police officer Han Yeo Jin (Bae Doona) who join forces to solve hidden mysteries and investigate corruption. The new season will follow their reunion as opposing sides of a tense situation involving the police and the prosecutor’s office
“When I Was The Most Beautiful”
Cast: Im Soo Hyang, Ji Soo, Ha Seok Jin, Hwang Seung Eon, Park Ji Young, Kim Mi Kyung, Choi Jong Hwan, Lee Jae Yong, Jung Eun Pyo, Shin Yi, Seo Eun Woo, etc.
Premiere Date: August 19
Broadcast Details: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. KST on MBC
“When I Was the Most Beautiful” will tell a heartbreaking love story about two brothers who love the same woman and the woman who is the subject of their affection. Im Soo Hyang takes on the role of Oh Ye Ji, a ceramic artist who is loved by the brothers Seo Hwan (Ji Soo) and Seo Jin (Ha Seok Jin).
“Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol”
Cast: Go Ara, Lee Jae Wook, Kim Joo Heon, Ye Ji Won, Lee Soon Jae, Shin Eun Soo, Seo Yi Sook, etc.
Premiere Date: August 26
Broadcast Details: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. KST on KBS2
“Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol” is a romantic comedy that tells the story of energetic pianist Goo La La (Go Ara) and expert part-timer Sun Woo Joon (Lee Jae Wook). They will gather at a piano academy called “La La Land” in a small countryside village with secrets and scars that they are hiding.
Cast: Kim Hee Sun, Joo Won, Kwak Si Yang, Lee Da In, Kim Sang Ho, Choi Won Young, Lee Jae Yoon, Hwang Seung Eon, Choi Jung Woo, Yeonwoo, Bae Hae Sun, etc.
Premiere Date: August 28
Broadcast Details: Fridays and Saturdays at 10 p.m. KST on SBS
“Alice” is an emotional science-fiction drama, where Joo Won plays the role of a detective who discovers the existence of time travel and winds up crossing paths with a woman who resembles his dead mother (played by Kim Hee Sun).
“Missing: The Other Side”
Cast: Go Soo, Heo Joon Ho, Ahn So Hee, Ha Joon, Seo Eun Soo, Song Geon Hee, Kang Tae Joo, Moon Yoo Kang, Ji Dae Han, Kang Mal Geum, etc.
Premiere Date: August 29
Broadcast Details: Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30 p.m. KST on OCN
“Missing: The Other Side” is an upcoming mystery-fantasy drama set in a village inhabited by the souls of people who went missing while they were alive. There, a group of people search for missing bodies and try to find out what happened to each of them.
“Do You Like Brahms?”
Cast: Park Eun Bin, Kim Min Jae, Kim Sung Cheol, Park Ji Hyun, Lee Yoo Jin, Bae Da Bin, Ye Soo Jung, Kim Jong Tae, Seo Jeong Yeon, Choi Dae Hoon, etc.
Premiere Date: August 31
Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays on SBS
“Do You Like Brahms?” will tell a story of love and dreams of classical music students. Park Eun Bin will play the role of Chae Song Ah, a fourth-year student majoring in violin who is seven years older than her fellow students. Kim Min Jae will take on the role of Park Joon Young, a genius pianist who has won at multiple international competitions.
“The Secret Man”
Cast: Kang Eun Tak, Uhm Hyun Kyung, Lee Chae Young, Yang Mi Kyung, Choi Jae Sung, Lee Il Hwa, Kim Hee Jung, Lee Jin Woo, Eru, etc.
Premiere Date: August 31
Broadcast Details: Weekdays at 7:50 p.m. KST on KBS2
“The Secret Man” follows the story of Lee Tae Poong (Kang Eun Tak) who miraculously survives an accident and possesses the intelligence of a 7-year-old. The drama will explore his process of taking revenge and his relationships with twin sisters Han Yoo Jung (Uhm Hyun Kyung) and Han Yoo Ra (Lee Chae Young).
Cast: Choi Jin Hyuk, Park Ju Hyun, Im Se Joo, Lee Jong Ok, Hwang Bo Ra, Ahn Se Ha, Park Dong Bin, Kwon Hwa Woon, Tae Hang Ho, Bae Yoo Ram, etc.
Premiere Date: August 31
Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:30 p.m. KST on KBS2
“Zombie Detective” is a comedy about a zombie in his second year of resurrection who becomes a detective and desperately searches for the truth about his past. Choi Jin Hyuk will be starring as Kim Moo Young, the titular zombie detective who struggles to adapt to his new life and coexisting with humans. Park Ju Hyun will be taking on the role of Gong Seon Ji, a writer for an investigative journalism program with unrivaled optimism, tenacity, and sense of justice. In this teaser, Choi Jin Hyuk and Park Ju Hyun make a frightening transformation in new teaser for zombie drama.
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