So it is the start of a new year and we have new Korean drama update for January 2019. Korean dramas that are airing this month have every genre possible, including family comedy, melodrama, history, romance. It is going to be so hard to pick a drama to watch from these. 😀
‘The Best Chicken’ will focus on the romance between Park Choi-Go & Seo Bo-A. Park Choi-Go is having a successful career at a big company, but he wishes to open his own chicken restaurant. On the other side Seo Bo-A is a girl who is an introvert, aspires to be a webtoon writer. They both helps each other at various aspects of their lives.
GENRE: Youth, Dreams, Rom-com, Food, Romance
Korean Drama “The Best Chicken” will release on January 2, 2019.
Left Handed Wife” will tell the story of Lee Soo Ho and Oh Sun Ha who are newly married. They go on their honeymoon, but a strange incident changes their lives. Lee Soo Ho gets into an accident and he loses his memory. Meanwhile his wife Oh Sun Ha does not know anything about the accident and tries to find her husband.
GENRE: Melodrama, Romance, Mystery
Korean Drama “Left Handed Wife” will release on January 2, 2019.
The Crown Clown” story goes like this, Lee Hun (Yeo Jin-Goo) is a king who is in danger of being assassinated. In order to save the king a man named Ha Sun (Yeo Jin-Goo) who looks exactly like the king impersonates the king in the palace.
Ha Sun was adopted by a group of clowns after his parents death. So he grew up performing as a clown. In the palace he falls in love with the Queen Yoo So-Woon (Lee Se-Young).
GENRE: History, Mystery, Romance, Rom-Com, Crime
Korean Drama “The Crowned Clown” will release on January 7, 2019.
“My Lawyer, Mr. Jo 2” or “Neighborhood Lawyer Jo Deul Ho (Season 2): Crime and Punishment” story revolves around Jo Deul-Ho (Park Shin-Yang) who had worked both a lawyer and a prosecutor, but now he is unemployed as his license was revoked for a short time, and he leaves the industry for some peace of mind. Surprisingly the trouble still came in his life.
GENRE: Crime, Investigation, Mystery
Korean Drama “My Lawyer, Mr. Jo 2” will release on January 7, 2019.
“What’s wrong, Poong Sang” or “Liver or Die” tells the story of a lonely and a generous middle-aged man named Poong Sang (Yu Jun Sang) who took care of his four siblings named Jin-Sang (Oh Ji-Ho), Jung-Sang (Jeon Hye-Bin), Hwa-Sang (Lee Si-Young) and We-Sang (Lee Chang-Yeop). Poong Sang gave them love and care and also supported them financially. The drama will focus on the ups and downs in the Poong Sang’s family and his journey to get a life for himself.
GENRE: Family, Rom-Com, Comedy
Korean Drama “What’s wrong, Poong Sang” will release on January 10, 2019.
“The Dragon King Protects” or “Blessings of the sea” will focus on the love story of bright and attractive Sim Chung-Yi (Lee So-Yeon) who sees world as full of colours and a highly skilled pianist Ma Poong-Do (Jae Hee) who sees the world in black and white. It is the modern version of the story of Shim Chung Yi
GENRE: Romance, Melodrama, Rom-com
Korean Drama “The Dragon King Protects” will release on January 14, 2019.
The story of “Spring Must Be Coming” or “Spring Turns To Be Spring” follows the lives of an anchorwoman Kim Bo-Mi who is full of attitude and an actress Lee Bom who is now a devoted wife and a mother. Their lives take a U-turn when both of them happen to switch their bodies with each other. They now experiences and learns new things about life by living each other lives.
GENRE: Fantasy, Family, Comedy
Korean Drama “Spring Must Be Coming” will release on January 23, 2019.
The drama “Romance is a Bonus Book” is going to focus on the lives of workers in their 30’s working in a publishing company. Cha Eun Ho (Lee Jong Suk) is the company’s youngest editor-in-chief who is also excellent in his job. Kang Dan-Yi (Lee Na Young) loses her job of copywriter in which she was very popular. She lies about her background to get into a publishing company.
GENRE: Romance, Rom-com
Korean Drama “Romance is a Bonus Book” will release on January 26, 2019.
Korean drama “Babel” tells the story of a prosecutor Cha Woo-Hyuk (Park Si-Hoo) who falls in love with a married actress Han Jung-Won (Jang Hee-Jin). Cha Woo-Hyuk gets a case in which Han Jung-Won is suspected as the murderer of her husband.
GENRE: Melodrama, crime, Mystery, Romance
Korean Drama “Babel” will release on January 27, 2019.
So that’s all! Do let me know in comments which drama you will start this month. 🙂
Also Check →→ What are the current airing Dramas in February, 2019→→ 10 New Korean Dramas Coming Your Way In February 2019