Is the summer heat treating you harshly? Here is the cure: turn on the air-conditioner, grab snacks, and binge watch Korean dramas until you run out of episodes to watch. Luckily, we have eleven new dramas starting next month, so you won’t have to worry about running out of things to watch.
- July 7
- Starring Lee Byung-hun, Kim Tae-ri, Yoo Yeon-seok, Kim Min-jung, and Byun Yo-han
- A young boy born into a house servant’s family travels to the United States during the 1871 Shinmiyangyo (U.S. expedition to Korea) and later returns to his homeland as a U.S. Marine officer.
- July 10
- Starring Kim Sung-cheol and Jung Chae-yeon
- A music drama which centers on a young man who tries to win the heart of his first love through music.
About Her (working title)
- July 14
- Starring Kim Jae-won, Nam Sang-mi, Jung Jin-woon, Han Eun-jeong, and Jo Hyun-jae
- A mystery romance drama centers on a woman who tries to find her forgotten self after a dramatic plastic surgery.
Let’s Eat 3
- July 16
- Starring Yoon Doo-joon and Beak Jin-hee
- In order to heal his wounds, Goo Dae-young (Yoon Doo-joon) embarks on a journey to revisit the food that he loved in his twenties with former college classmate Lee Ji-woo
- July 23
- Starring Lee Dong-wook, Cho Seung-woo, Woo Jin-ah, Yoo Jae-myung, and Moon So-ri
- A medical drama resolved around a power struggle in the hospital
My ID is Gangnam Beauty
- Starring Lim Soo-hyang, Cha Eun-woo, Jo Woo-ri, and Kwak Dong-yeon
- A drama adaptation of popular webcomic series under the same title. Kang Mi-rae, who had a timid personality due to her ugly appearance, undergoes plastic surgery to start a new life.
Your House Helper
- Starring Ha Seok-jin, Bona, Lee Ji-hoon, Ko Won-hee, Jeon Soo-jin, and Seo Eun-ah
- A drama adaptation of popular webcomic series under the same title. A man, who works as a house helper, aids people to arrange their homes, life, and relationships.
Life or Death Romance (working title)
- Starring Ji Hyun-woo, Lee Si-young, Kim Jin-yeop, Yoon Joo-hee, Jeon No-min, and Seon Woo-seon
- A doctor falls in love with her co-worker as she chooses him as a subject of study.
I’m 30 But 17 (working title)
- Starring Shin Hye-sun, Yang Se-jong, Wang Ji-won, and Ahn Hyo-seop
- A 17-year-old genius violinist falls into a coma and wakes up 13 years later.
- Starring Seohyun, Kim Jung-hyun, Hwang Seung-eon, and Kim Joon-han
- A story about four people who get involved with each other for the choices they’ve made.
Dear Judge (working title)
- Starring Yoon Si-yoon, Lee Yoo-young, Park Byung-eun, and Nara
- A man who has five criminal records disguises as a judge to take place of his missing twin brother.
By Heewon Kim