September is here! And we’ve got quite a few really exciting fall dramas heading our way! In this post, we will walk you through the 14 new K-dramas that are to premier in September and October. (Note: some of the series on this list are already aired, you can watch the latest episodes by clicking the links) Let’s get started!
Here are the most anticipated Korean dramas in September & October:
K-DRAMAS PREMIERING IN SEPTEMBER:
Rom-com queen Gong Hyo Jin is back to our screen after three years! Her new drama is a blend of rom-com (Yes again) and thriller. Joined by her is Kang Ha Neul who finally gets a male lead role! Despite the 10-year age gap, I’m very happy to see this pairing. Plus, Gong Yo Jin is really good at picking dramas so I’m very excited for this.
When the Camellia Blooms tells the story of a woman who who has not been lucky in love and how she gets involved with a good man, a bad man, and a cheap man.
Genres: Thriller, Comedy, Romance
Air date: Sep 18, 2019 – Nov 7, 2019 (Wednesday, Thursday)
An action thriller about an stunt man (Lee Seung Gi) who survives a mysterious plane crash and discovers a tangled web of corruption behind it. He meets with an NIS agent (Suzy) who will help him with the investigation.
Genres: Action, Suspense, Thriller, Romance
Airs: Sep 20, 2019 – Nov 9, 2019( Friday, Saturday)
Based on a novel of the same title, the drama is about an ordinary blacksmith (Seo Ji Hoon) who suddenly becomes the King of Joseon. He wants to marry his first love (Gong Seung Yeon) but because of her humble background, it becomes impossible. He hires the famous Flower Crew dating agency to transform her into a noble woman.
Genres: Historical, Comedy, Romance
Airs: Sep 16, 2019 – Nov 5, 2019( Monday, Tuesday)
Melting Me Softly tells the story of a man (Ji Chang Wook) and a woman (Won Jin Ah) who participate in a variery show called “Frozen Human Project” where they were supposed to be frozen for 24 hours. However, due to a mysterious scheme, they instead wake up 20 years later.
Genres: Mystery, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Airs: Sep 28, 2019 – Nov 17, 2019( Saturday, Sunday)
To run away from an arranged marriage, a handsome man (Jang Dong Yoon) disguises himself as a woman and joins a mysterious all-woman community. There he meets a clumsy girl (Kim So Hyun) who is reluctantly training to be a gisaeng.
Genres: Historical, Comedy, Romance
Airs: Sep 30, 2019 – Nov 19, 2019 (Monday, Tuesday)
Secret Boutique is about a housemaid (Kim Sun Ah) who later manages to run a boutique that deals with the upper class and she also becomes a lobbyist .
Genres: Romance, Drama, Melodrama
Airs: Sep 18, 2019 – Nov 7, 2019( Wednesday, Thursday)
Miss Lee follows a young woman (Hyeri) who suddenly finds herself becoming the CEO of a food company as she fights to save her company from numerous challenges, with the help of a cynical man(Cha Seo Won) who secretly has a crush on her.
Genres: Comedy, Drama
Airs: Sep 25, 2019 – Nov 14, 2019( Wednesday, Thursday)
Beautiful Love Wonderful Life follows the lives of four people as they seek love and happiness.
Genres: Comedy, Romance, Drama, Family
Airs: Sep 28, 2019 – Mar 15, 2020(Saturday, Sunday)
K-DRAMAS PREMIERING IN OCTOBER:
Eun Dan Oh (Kim Hye Yoon) is a 17-year-old student from a wealthy family. She suffers from a lifelong heart condition which inevitably means she will not live past her teenage years.
Once, Dan Oh experiences memory lapses and after that she discovers that she can see the near future. These events confuse her, until she learns a shocking fact in her life: It turns out that Dan Oh is a character of the Secret Manhwa, like everyone else. To make matters worse, she is not even the main character, and she does not have long to live. Upon learning this, Dan Oh is determined to find true love in her own plot-line. Soon she meets a student (Ro Woon) whose character does not even have a name.
Based on a web comic “July Found By Chance”.
Genres: Comedy, Romance, School, Youth, Fantasy
Airs: Oct 2, 2019 – Nov 21, 2019( Wednesday, Thursday)
Airs: Oct 4, 2019 – Dec 7, 2019( Friday, Saturday)
A romantic investigative drama about a rookie detective who constantly gets herself into trouble and her partner who always cleans up the whole mess she leaves behind. Young detective Yoo Ryung (Moon Geun Young) has a twin sister with autism who once disappears. To find her, she is transferred to the metro police station. Here she investigates various cases with her special perception and overflowing sense of justice, but always gets into trouble because of her rash actions. Her partner, Go Ji Suk (Kim Sun Ho), a man who avoids cases and seeks stability, has to clean up the problems caused by her.
Genres: Romance, Drama, Investigation
Airs: Oct 21, 2019 – Dec 10, 2019( Monday, Tuesday)
‘V.I.P’ is a mystery drama about working women who run into various troubles at work and in their personal lives, but with hard work they get back on their feet and move forward. The plot follows Na Jung Sun (Jang Na Ra), a strong woman with a bright personality, but most people are unaware of her struggle. Na Jung Sun works at a shopping center’s VIP department. Her husband is the talented and prudent Park Song Joon (Lee Sang Yoon ), who works at the same department as the team leader.
Genres: Mystery, Business, Romance
Airs: Oct 7, 2019 – Nov 27, 2019( Monday, Tuesday)
“Everyone’s Lies” recolves around Kim So Hee (Lee Yoo Yeong), the daughter of an Assembly deputy who experiences the sudden death of his father and the subsequent mysterious disappearance of her husband. She herself becomes a member of the National Assembly in order to find her husband. Detective Jo Tae Sik (Lee Min Ki) joins her, and together they try to find the truth in the sea of lies.
Genres: Thriller, Mystery, Detective
Airs: Oct 12, 2019 – Dec 1, 2019( Saturday, Sunday)
“Leverage” is a crime investigation drama that revolves around Lee Tae Joon, who was an elite insurance investigator becomes a scam strategist. He hires the best “players” in order to catch the real criminals who think they’re above the law.
Genres: Crime, Drama
Airs: Oct 13, 2019