The last quarter of 2021 sure has more up the sleeve. South Korea has a huge surprise and brand new dramas for fans. With October here finally, fans are eagerly waiting for some of them as the most awaited dramas of the year. The new Kdrama lineups have some of the best ones and this season will prepare to make you into binge-sessions. Some of the upcoming Kdramas will be available on Netflix as well!
1. The King’s Affection
The King’s Affection is a period Kdrama (historical) that will be airing on KBS. After the death of the crown prince, the twin daughter swaps and takes the throne in his brother’s place. To keep the identity a secret, the crown prince (princess) hides her affection for her first love, the royal secretary. The King’s Affection will begin airing on October 11, 2021.
Cast: Park Eun Bin, Ro Woon, Lee Pil Mo, Nam Yoon Soo, and others. This drama will replace the Police University Kdrama.
2. Reflection of You
This drama will be a women-centric drama. Reflection of You will revolve around two women who will get involved. The FL had financial troubles in the past but now is a successful painter. She meets someone who reminds her of the past but she’s different from her. Reflection of You Kdrama will begin airing on October 13, 2021.
Cast: Ko Hyun Jung, Shin Hyun Bin, Kim Jae Young, Choi Won Young and others.
3. My Name
My Name Season 1 is coming out on October 15, 2021, exclusively on Netflix. The story is about a revenge-driven woman following the death of her father and enters the police force under the direction of a powerful drug /crime boss to uncover the secrets.
Cast: Han So Hee, Park Hee Son, Ahn Bo Hyun, and others.
Jirisan will replace Hometown Cha Cha Cha on October 23, 2021. This is another Kdrama worth waiting for. The story features rangers at Jiri Mountain Park. The people will work to save lives in Jirisan (san means mountain). The stellar cast is another thing to look out for in this 16 episode Kdrama.
Cast: Gianna Jun, Ju Ji Hoon, Sung Dong Il, Oh Jung Sae an others.
One of the most interesting crime Kdrama of 2021 is Chimera. The chimera case begins with an explosion 35 years ago which led to a serial murder case. The people are chasing the truth behind the case after a new explosion takes place. If you missed Park Hae Soo from Squid Game, this is another reason to wait for Chimera Kdrama. The Kdrama will be out on October 30, 2021.
Cast: Park Hae Soo, Lee Hee Jun, Soo Hyun, and others.