Hi dear MDL'ers! Wondering which upcoming dramas will catch your eye? You've come to the right place. Let's take a look at what kind of dramas we can expect in February 2019. Please bear in mind that many dramas are complex genre-wise and it is difficult to label them into only one category, but I'll try my best to choose the best representative genre of each drama.
Note: drama specials and sequels have been excluded on purpose. Drama synopsis have been taken from MDL respectively. The article does not guarantee accuracy since the info regarding these dramas can change in the future.
A gay guy is curious if he'll be able to date a woman. He posts online asking if there are any girls who want to have a gay boyfriend. There's someone who's interested so he picks that girl, but in the end he still wants men.
A romance between a lawyer and a top actress, whose life goes downhill after becoming caught up in a scandal with a third generation chaebol.
Set within the frenzy world of the paparazzi media. Due to a photograph, a man loses everything, including his job and family. Ji Soo-Hyun is the notorious chief editor of a paparazzi group.
The drama is about a woman who’s being chased, a man who’s chasing her, and a man who hides her. It’ll tell the story of a dangerous chase, secret desire, and charming characters.
When a sales agent and her husband find that all their dreams may vanish into thin air due to problems at work, they scrimp and strive to make a better living for themselves.
DRAMA / LIFE
THRILLER / INVESTIGATION
Kang Woo Hyun is a respected anchor at a broadcasting station. He has a lovely family and he is asked to enter the political field. One day, he goes on a trip with his family and a tragic situation occurs. Go Dong Kook is a veteran detective. He takes Kang Woo Hyun's case and investigates.
The court case of a woman accused of having killed her husband.
After his death, Met is a ghost that is consumed by loneliness. That is until he meets a strange boy that can see him. The two bond in a state of happiness and joy as they develop into friends. But what happens when Met falls for the boy who is alive?
The drama is about a ghost therapist. His clients include all manner of strange beings, including one case where it is unclear whether the client is a split personality or a beautiful woman possessed by a gangster spirit.
An absolute crime that interferes with the natural order of things by calling the soul of a serial killer executed 20 years ago, and by invoking the soul of a detective who initially catches a serial killer, to end the history of this crime.
A supernatural romance about Min Ah, a girl who confined herself to her room after gaining the ability to see ghosts when she was 18 years old, and the chaotic events that occur as a strange male ghost begins to follow her.
God of Death, guarding the 9th circle of hell, once decides to take a day off and goes to earth, where he collides with weather oddities, colds, and also meets a girl and falls in love with her.
A story of two completely different lawyers. Go Tae Rim is a lawyer with a 100 percent success rate who knows how to play with the law, and Seo Jae In is a rookie lawyer who believes in the law and justice.
Set during the Joseon Dynasty period, four people from different walks of life come together to make Prince Lee Geum the King and reform the Saheonbu.
This drama tells of real happenings after the “Mukden Incident” on September 18, 1931 during the Japanese invasion in the North.
Palace drama about the first emperor of the Sui Dynasty – Emperor Wen of Sui, who’s famous for having the fewest concubines due to his love and respect for his one Empress, Empress Dugu.
The story takes place at the end of the Qing Dynasty and beginning of the Republic of China, following a bunch of youths in a time of turbulence, power struggles, and nation’s pride.
Legend said that whoever obtains the Heavenly Sword and Dragon Slaying Saber can rule the world. Zhang Wuji was orphaned at a young age by schemes to discover secrets of these two weapons.
The story is set in Hangzhou, then the capital of the Southern Song court, and is about a 1,000-year-old snake spirit that's transformed into a beautiful woman and falls in love with a young man.
Kim Hye Ja hopes to become an announcer. She is honest and has a positive personality, but she suddenly becomes a 70-year-old woman with the special ability to manipulate time.
A mystery fantasy drama about a profiler and a prosecutor who uncover a conspiracy and secrets surrounding objects with special powers.
A sweet love story begins when a high and mighty celebrity arrives in a parallel universe after getting into a car accident. He meets a female reporter and his bubbly alter ego who works in this world as an author.
Techit and Techin are twins. One is is the quiet and stern one, the other is more outspoken and outgoing. They both fall in love with the same woman. She misunderstood that her first love and the person that saved her life was Techit but actually it was Techin.
Fahsai ends up working for the hotel and spa nearby, and the owner Ekarin starts liking her as a daughter. His new wife Pawinee who is also Pat's mother wants to take all money and everything else he owns. So she forced Fahsai out of her job.
Tor is a love child of a mistress and a wealthy hi-so man. After his mother dies from neglect, Tor is forced to live with his father’s family . Abused by his stepmother and stepbrother, he turns to the girl-next-door, Mingta, who also suffers neglect.