Sometimes I just feel tired and bored to Korean drama with a lot of problems and heavy story-line. My mind and my heart than looking for something sweet that can make me grinning and smile. And these are my 15 list of Korean Drama with sweetness overload that can make you happy (of course with some bitterness) :
1. PRINCESS HOURS (GOONG) – (2016)
MY FAVORITE DRAMA EVER! I can’t even count how many times I watched this drama. Never feel bored with their stories, the Princes and Princess. The story between Lee Shin – Shin Cae Gyeong – Lee Yool – Min Hyo Rin. How Shin and Chae gyeong’s romance begin from the hate to love relationship. It’s start from Shin’s grandfather promise to marry His grandchild who will be The King with someone he choose. His wife is lovable Chae Gyeong, and despite the hate they feel, love eventually blossoms between them.
2. Another Miss Oh! – (2016)
You can feel annoyed, angry, but you will smile unknowingly when watching this drama. Having a common name can really make your life on chaos. Oh Hae Young, is her name that makes her life destroyed. Her wedding with her fiancee, Han Tae Jin, broken just a day before the wedding day. Han Tae Jin dumped her by saying he couldn’t bear seeing her eating. She is unable to tell the truth about what happened and lies to others about what happened. She works as an assistant manager for a company’s restaurant division. She pretends that nothing happened.
Meanwhile, Park Do Kyung is a popular sound engineer. One year ago, he was supposed to marry Oh Hae Young, but she did not appear at their wedding. He became desperate. Later, he hears from his friend Lee Jin-Sang that Oh Hae Young is about to marry Han Tae Jin. Park Do Kyung gets drunk and places her fiancé in a difficult predicament. Park Do Kyung is unaware that the fiancé is about to marry another woman named Oh Hae Young. The fiancé is soon imprisoned and right before his imprisonment he lies to Oh Hae Young. He tells her that he does not love her anymore, but he also vows to take revenge on Park Do Kyung. For his part, Park Do Kyung soon has visions of a woman he has never met. He soon realizes the woman is another Oh Hae Young.(cr. asianwiki)
3. 1% Of Something – (2016)
You can’t help smiling ear to ear watching this. Their sweetness can make you feel wanting to be on relationship.
Lee Jae-In possesses a good appearance, he is smart and comes from a wealthy family, but he is also arrogant. His grandfather orders Jae-In to enter into a 6 month contract engagement with a female school teacher that he has never met in his life. Lee Jae-In slowly falls in love with her.(cr. asianwiki)
4. Marriage, Not Dating
You like a drama with contract relationship or acting as boyfriend/girlfriend? This one is highly recommended!
Wealthy plastic surgeon Gong Gi-tae has no interest in getting married; marriage is all shop girl Joo Jang-mi dreams about. In an effort to get his parents off his back about the constant string of blind dates and marriage prospects, Gi-tae purposely brings Jang-mi home to meet his parents posing as his girlfriend, certain that they’ll never approve of her. This romantic comedy portrays a man who doesn’t want to get married, and a woman who has no luck with potential marriage prospects. (cr. wikipedia)
5. Gentlement’s Dignity
Being on forties can not stop you to be romantic. I fall in love with Jang Dong Geun on this drama. How can an ‘ahjussi’ be so charismatic, cute and handsome at the same time? Even me, can feel butterflies in my belly watching this.
A Gentleman’s Dignity is about the careers and love lives of urban professionals. It tells the story of four men in their forties who have been friends since they were eighteen, as they go through love, breakup, success and failure.
Kim Do-jin is a confident playboy who meets Seo Yi-soo and falls for her. To his surprise, she doesn’t give him the time of day and he discovers that she has a crush on his best friend Im Tae-san. He begins a one-sided love for the first time in his life and tries to win her heart.
Im Tae-san is dating Yi-soo’s roommate, Hong Se-ra, but troubles arise when Yi-soo’s crush is revealed and when Se-ra tells him she doesn’t want to get married.
Choi Yoon is a lawyer who is still recovering from his wife’s death four years ago but begins to have feelings for Tae-san’s much younger sister, Im Meari. Meari has always had a crush on Yoon. However, Yoon refuses to give into his feelings and jeopardize his friendship with Tae-san.
Lee Jung-rok is married to a rich woman, Park Min-sook, but constantly flirts with other women which causes problems and trust issues in their marriage.
Meanwhile, a teenager named Colin comes to Korea looking for the four men and claims one of them is his biological father.(cr. wikipedia)
6. I Need Romance 1, 2, 3
Actually this one is not only one drama, but 3! And I love all of the season. Every season has different story and actor & actress.
First, I Need Romance 1. Its released on 2011.
“I Need Romance” depicts the love lives of three 33-year-old single women.
Sun Woo In Young (Cho Yeo-Jeong) is a 33-year-old concierge manager at a hotel. She isn’t married, but has a boy friend named Kim Sung-Soo (Kim Jeong-Hoon) who is a movie director. They have been dating for 10 years. Sun Woo In Young hopes her boyfriend will propose to her, but he doesn’t seem to have any plans for marriage. Meanwhile, In Young happens to kiss Bae Sung-Hyun (Choi Jin-Hyuk) at a nightclub. Sung-Hyun works at the same hotel as In Young. She later learns that Sung-Hyun is the son of the hotel’s president. When In Young learns her boyfriend Sung-Soo is slept with actress Kang-Hee, she informs him that she is breaking up with him and will date Sung-Hyun.
Park Seo-Yeon (Choi Yeo-Jin) runs an online clothing store named Y style. She has a freewheeling lifestyle and is active in pursuing her desired.
Kang Hyun-Joo (Choi Song-Hyun) is a lawyer specializing in divorce. Her life has been controlled by her mother. From a distance, Hyun-Joo appears as a cold, arrogant woman with a perfectionist mentality, but actually she has a a cute personality and frequently makes mistakes. She is dumped by her boyfriend Kim Tae-Woo (Heo Tae-Hee) at the their wedding. Although they dated for 3 years the couple only has kissed. Kim Tae-Woo later tells Hyun-Joo that he only kissed her because he did not want to have sex with her. (cr. asianwiki)
I Need Romance 2. Its released on 2011.
Can We Get Married?
The Time We Were Not In Love
My Secret Romance
On The Way To The Airport
Noble, My Love
It’s Okay It’s Love
The Master’s Sun
Jang Ok-jung, Living by Love