January is almost over, however, there are still 4 new drama to be aired this month! Let’s take a look!
Spring Turns to Spring:
Writer: Lee Hye Sun
Director: Kim Sang Ho (Hwajung, When a Man Loves)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
The drama tells a story of two women whose souls switch bodies, giving them chance to live out their dreams and gain new experiences.
Kim Bo Mi (Lee Yoo Ri) works as a TV news anchorwoman and she only cares about herself. Meanwhile, Lee Bom (Uhm Ji Won) was once a popular actress, but she is now a lawmaker’s wife. She focuses only on taking care of her family. Somehow these two women switch bodies.
The drama is scheduled to premiere January 23 on MBC.
Writer: Kim Eun Hee (Signal)
Director: Kim Sung Hoon (Tunnel (movie))
Genre: Historical, Fantasy, Thriller
The drama is adapted from the webcomic series “Land of the Gods”, which was written by Kim Eun Hee, her first venture into the webcomic industry, and drawn by Yang Kyung Il which was first published on July 23, 2015. It’s planned for three seasons. The drama is set in Korea’s medieval Joseon period, it tells the story of a crown prince Lee Chang (Ju Ji Hoon) who is sent on a suicide mission to investigate a mysterious plague that’s spreading across his country. The truth threatens the kingdom, when he discovers that it is an atrocious epidemic in the form of zombies.
The drama is scheduled to premiere January 25 on Netflix.
Romance Is a Bonus Book:
Writer: Jung Hyun Jung (In Need of Romance)
Director: Lee Jung Hyo (Life on Mars)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
This drama tells a love story between two people in their 30’s, who work in the world of publishing. Cha Eun Ho (Lee Jong Suk) is a genius writer and the youngest chief editor ever at his publishing company. He is smart and handsome. He is also even tempered at work, but he has a warm heart and a reasonable personality. Kang Dan Yi (Lee Na Young) used to be a popular copywriter, but she is not anymore. She is now broke and unemployed. Even though she tries to find a job, due to her impressive career and excellent educational background, she is unable to find a new job. Finally, Kang Dan Yi gets a job by lying about her background at a publishing company where Cha Eun Ho work. They begin to develop romantic feelings for each other.
The drama is scheduled to premiere January 26 on tvN.
Writer: Kwon Soon Won & Park Sang Wook
Director: Yun Seong Sik (Hwarang)
Genre: Melodrama, Romance
This drama tells the story of a prosecutor who started his career as a reporter for a newspaper, he faces a life-changing event when his father dies in an unexplained accident, and his mother takes her own life. With his life shattered in pieces, he won’t stop at anything to uncover what happened and to get revenge.
The drama is scheduled to premiere January 26 on tv Chosun.
What drama are you looking forward to?
Make sure to catch up because more dramas are coming in February!