July brings us sweet romance and comedy with some of the most anticipated K-dramas, viewers should add to their watch list.
‘Oh My Ghost’ is a spiritual possession romantic comedy with a touching story, while ‘The Time We Were Not In Love’ is about friendship and discovering love. On the other hand ‘Scholar Who Walks the Night’ grabs you with its mix of romance, vampires in imperial dynasty setting. Here are the best new K-dramas.
[NOTICE: After the dramas are completed I will rate the ones I have watched on scala 1/10]
Oh My Ghost (8.0/10)
A spiritual possession romantic comedy about a lustful virgin ghost Soon-ae who possesses a timid girl Bong-sun. To make up for the lack of romance in her short life, Soon-ae is determined to seduce as many men as she can. Bong-sun’s boss is arrogant star chef Kang Sun-woo, whom she secretly has a crush on, and he starts noticing her when she suddenty becomes bold and confident.
Cast: Park Bo Young, Jo Jung Suk, Kim Seul Gi, Im Joo Hwan
The Time We Were Not In Love (completed)
Something that’s right in front of your eyes is sometimes the hardest for you to see. Oh Ha Na (Ha Ji Won) and Choi Won (Lee Jin Wook) have been lifelong friends. At her 30th birthday, Ha Na makes a bet with Won that she can get married first before they turn 35. Will Ha-na and Won be able to find their true loves or have they been blind to what’s been there all along?
Cast: Ha Ji Won, Lee Jin Wook, Yoon Kyun Sang, L
Scholar Who Walks the Night (completed)
Set in a fictional imperial dynasty, the story centers around the young daughter of a nobleman who cross-dresses as a boy, and a handsome and mysterious vampire scholar. There is also an evil vampire, master puppeteer in the political arena, who will stop at nothing to prevent the Crown Prince from ascending the throne.
Cast: Lee Jun Ki, Lee Yoo Bi, Changmin, Kim So Eun, Lee Soo Hyuk