K-Dramas are taking over Netflix in 2022! Here are 10 new and exciting series to add to your watchlist.
1. Thirty-Nine – February 16
Thirty-Nine follows three thirty-nine year old friends as they navigate life, friendship, and love. It premiered on February 16, 2022, and stars Son Ye Jin, Jeon Mi Do, and Kim Ji Hyun.
2. Juvenile Justice – February 25
Juvenile Justice follows a coldblooded judge who isn’t particularly fond of young offenders. Who better to appoint to a juvenile court? As Sim Eun Seok, Kim Hye Soo rules her courtroom with an iron first, doling out fitting punishments to violent young offenders.
3. Tomorrow – March 2022
This upcoming series is based on a 2017 Naver webtoon, Naeil by Ra Ma. Choi Joon Woong, played by SF9‘s Ro Woon, is the son of a wealthy family. Other than job hunting, everything seems to be going his way. Enter two angels of death, who belong to a crisis management team. Their mission? Saving people who want to end their own lives. Choi Joon Woong becomes the newest member of their team.
4. The Sound of Magic – March 2022
This magical K-Drama is based on the popular webtoon Annarasumanara by Ha Il Kwon. It follows a disenchanted high school girl who struggles to make ends meet for herself and her sister by working part-time jobs. One day, she meets a mysterious magician at an abandoned music park who asks her a life-changing question; do you believe in magic?
5. Remarriage & Desires – 2022
If you’re looking for something fresh, consider adding this series to your to-watch list. This satire follows a cast of colorful characters as they navigate South Korea’s remarriage market.
6. A Model Family – 2022
This dark and gritty crime K-Drama follows an ordinary family that falls into financial ruin, bankruptcy, and a dangerous drug ring. Together, they take on the bloodthirsty criminals who threaten to destroy them.
7. Glitch – 2022
In this psychological sci-fi series, the daughter of a rich family searches for her missing boyfriend with the help of some UFO enthusiasts.
8. The Fabulous – 2022
If you love the fashion world, you might like The Fabulous. This rom-com series, starring SHINee‘s Minho and Chae Soo Bin, follows fashion employees who struggle to survive a glamourous but cutthroat industry.
9. Love to Hate You – 2022
This rom-com series is about a competitive rookie attorney, who works in the entertainment industry. She hates to lose and has no interest in dating. Enter the most popular actor in South Korea, who doesn’t trust women. Is this a love story or a love battle in the making?
10. Money Heist: Korea – Joint Economic Area – 2022
If anything’s going to give Squid Game a run for its money this year, it’s this exciting series! The series is a Korean remake of the insanely popular Spanish TV show, Money Heist. Like the original, it follows a criminal mastermind and his motley crew as they plan a historic heist.