Nowadays, Korean drama has become one of the popular genres among all. However, in the previous past year, Netflix has signed contracts with additional Korean production and broadcasting companies. The main reason for this partnership is to make way for K-dramas to grows. In Korean drama, we will find a romantic comedy as well as a thriller essence with a dramatic storyline. Additionally, with this Korean cinematic production, are an essential part which shows the overall cultural blueprint of the country. Along with this some eye-catching storylines is the main facts of the Korean series are love triangle, an unsolved murder mystery, a tragic backstory of the main story.
Similarly, here I present you the list of five Best Korean TV Shows to Stream on Netflix are It’s Okay to Not Be Okay, Kingdom, Itaewon Class, Extracurricular, Hospital Playlist.
The drama shows the main issues of discrimination based on race and gender identity, which is happening. The story starts when Park Sae-ro-Yi gets expelled from the school for punching a boy who has bullied him. However, he lost his father in a hit-and-run accident, and the murderer of his father is that same rich bully. After knowing the truth, he killed that guy to death and get imprisonment. Meanwhile, he takes a vow to open a bar-restaurant. Later that restaurant attempts to turn it into a top franchise in Korea.
The makers have shown the Joseon era in the story, where the King is bedridden with a strange and mysterious illness and is suspected to be dead. However, the crowned Prince Lee Chang tries to find out what has happened with his father. Meanwhile, his evil stepmom starts planning to keep the King’s condition a secret. Later the crowned King discovers that plague has begun his work to kill people and spread the infection in the nation. The King didn’t die at the end and turned into a flesh-eating zombie. In the end, the crowned King saves his nation people by revealing the truth of his power-hungry mother and grabbing the power from her.
It’s Okay To Not Be Okay
Dealing with mental health is the central theme of this Korean drama. The story starts with a popular children’s book author, who has an antisocial personality disorder. Along with this, she has high emotional intelligence. With this, she is having the responsibility of taking care of his autistic older brother. However, later she meets a boy who helps her to get out of it.
The story revolves around a high school senior Oh Ji-soo, who is just like a brainy overachiever. However, his guidance counsellor gives him an idea of studying less and suggests to achieve a social life. By keeping his identity secret the boy starting running a security service for an illegal prostitution business. His main motive is to earn enough money for his future. Whereas later his fellow mates got to know about it and wanted to work with him. In the end, this business turns out to be a dangerous and complicated one.
Hospital Playlist is a South Korean TV series which is Lee Woo-Jung and directed by Shin Won-ho. This story is all about the doctors and nurses who are working at Yulje Medical Center. The story is about five friends who are inseparable since their medical school. However, all of them work in the same hospital. The drama shows the complicated lives of the five friends.