From Move to Heaven to squid games to the Silent Sea, The amount of amazing Kdramas to watch on Netflix has only been increasing. Of late almost all latest Netflix shows Kdramas occupy the spot for the most popular ones.
It is safe to say that the line of Kdramas to watch on Netflix in 2023 is no less enjoyable. We have a variety of genres from romantic comedies, SciFi, thrillers, and even legal dramas coming up. Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for the insane ride coming up!
Given below is the impeccable lineup of Kdramas to watch on Netflix in 2023.
Forecasting love and weather
Genre: Romance, Melodrama
Release Date: Feb 12, 2023 – Apr 3, 2023
Two stunning Leads played by Park Min Young and Song Kang star in this new Kdrama to watch on Netflix. This Kdrama revolves around the work lives of people who work at the Korea Meteorological Administration.
This story will unfold on the lines of love which is as unpredictable as the weather. Jin Ha Kyung is an intelligent, organized & efficient individual. She has a cold demeanour and does not like to mingle with professional and private life.
Lee Shi Woo, her going to be love interest is a free-spirited guy. Despite appearing as a clumsy guy he’s actually extremely smart. However, in spite of his intelligence and abilities, all he cares about is the weather.
Han Ki Joon is a handsome and quick-witted character with a sharp tongue. He is skilled at speaking & was thus scouted by the spokesperson’s office. Though before coming here he struggled a lot and still has a hard time dealing with failure.
Chae Yoo Jin is a daily weather reporter who came in with dreamy goals only to be ultimately assigned to the “weather and lifestyle team.” Initially disappointed, she eventually comes to grow fond of her job.
Office Romance at a Forecast station with such stunning leads? Hell yes! This definitely is a Kdrama to watch on Netflix in 2023!
Genre: Youth, Friendship, Romance
Release Date: Feb 12, 2023 – Apr 3, 2023
Nam Joo-Hyuk and Kim Taeri return with a cute friend to lovers-themed drama. Set in 1998, this new Kdrama to watch on Netflix tells the story of youths after their initial dreams were broken.
Na Hee Do dreams of being a fierce fencer. But this dream shatters when her high school fencing team disbands due to the South Korean financial crisis. Despite this, she works hard & becomes a member of the sabre fencing national team.
The same financial crisis also causes Baek Yi Jin’s father’s business to go bankrupt. Baek Yi Jin’s life is turned upside down. Overnight he turns from a wealthy person to a poor person. He tries his best to adjust by taking up part-time jobs while studying.
His effort pays off and he becomes a sports reporter. Do and he becomes friends at age 18 and 22 but take years to become lovers. We follow their journey from broken youths to mature adults alongside heartwarming romance.
Genre: Life, Drama, Friendship, Romance
Release Date: Feb 16, 2023 – Mar 24, 2023
The story of 3 adult females and how their friendship faces the challenges life brings. Experiencing love and loss together on the brink of turning 40. Cha Mi Jo is a dermatologist with a warm character who grew up in a good environment. After her success with Crash landing, Son Ye Ji returns with this new role of a content single woman.
Jung Chan Young became an acting teacher despite her dream of being an actress. She seems blunt but is in reality very sincere in her making her lovable. Jang Joo Hee is a cosmetics manager. She’s timid and so hasn’t experienced a romantic relationship.
Three popular actresses Son Ye Ji, Jeon Mi Do, and Kim Ji Hyun come together to bring us a show that is bound to give valuable life lessons. My advice is that this must be the Kdrama to watch on Netflix for everybody!
A Business Proposal
Genre: Workoholic, Office Romance, Comedy
Release Date: Feb 28, 2023 – Apr 5, 2023
The story is from a web novel and webtoon of the same name by Haehwa. Shin Ha Ri is a single woman with issues both in her love life and her financial status. She’s heartbroken to learn her long-time crush has a girlfriend.
She’s friends with Jin Young Seo, who is from a chaebol family. Jin Young asks her to take her place in a blind date. Shin accepts her friend’s offer when she bribes her with money. She goes on the blind date as Jin Young Seo, having the intention to get rejected.
When Shin Ha RI sees her date she’s dumbfounded as it is Kang Tae Mu. He is the CEO of her company. Taemu is a handsome, straightforward but workaholic CEO not interested in love at all.
His grandfather’s insistence on going on blind date’s forces Tae Mu to decide to marry the next woman whom he meets at a blind date, so he won’t be disturbed from his work anymore. This next woman turns out to be Shin Ha RI, but pretending to be Jin Young So.
On the following day, He calls her up and proposes marriage. Now begins an interesting story of two adults accidentally falling in love. A nice rom-com Kdrama to watch on Netflix.
Genre: Legal, Crime
Release Date: Feb 25, 2023
Finally a legal drama with a very strong theme. Juvenile justice and laws related to it are usually very relaxed, especially in South Korea. In fact,it is heavily criticized to let minors off the hook for severe crimes.
Sim Eun Seok, the lead and an elite judge feels the same. She has a prickly personality and hates juvenile offenders from the bottom of her heart. She believes in dealing with these minor convicts with no mercy. Contrary to her approach, her co-judge believes in guiding the kids by giving them second chances.
After she gets assigned to a local juvenile court, she takes it upon herself to hunt down these minor offenders and get them to justice. This is a show which will showcase the brutality of juvenile crimes.
A very relevant theme and an amazing cast should definitely make this a hit. A creative Kdrama to watch on Netflix this year.
Genre: Afterlife, Underworld
Release Date: Mar 25, 2023 – May 14, 2023
Choi Joon Woong looks like the most perfect guy. Good education, wealthy parents, handsome, but there’s a catch. He can’t seem to get hired.
One night, his accidental meeting with angels of death Gu Ryeon & Im Ryoog Gu leads him to a job! The two death angels belong to a crisis management team and they hire Choi to the team.
Their objective is to save suicidal people. Choi Joon Woong as the new member of the team helps them out by saving peoples lives. A fantasy drama with charismatic Grim Reapers! This season couldn’t get better.
To catch all the action, add this Kdrama to watch on Netflix in March 2023.
Money Heist: Korea
Release Date: TBA
Taking the script from the original Money Heist, The Koreans have decided to make their own version of it. A criminal mastermind nicknamed “The Professor”, has a plan to pull off the biggest heist in recorded history.
With a cast of amazing actors like Yoo Ji Tae (Healer),Park Hae Soo(Squid Games),Kim Woo Jin, etc. it’s definitely going to make our hearts beat like the original! If we have learnt something from the Koreans it is that they can be trusted with remakes.
Therefore, definitely add this Kdrama to watch on Netflix asap!
The Sound Of Magic
Genre: Music, psychological
Release Date: TBA
Based on a webtoon of the same name, following the journey of Yoon Ah Yi , a female high school student. As a kid, she wished to become a magician, but the hardships in her life forced her to abandon this dream.
Despite looking after her siblings, she manages to be the top student at her school. One day an encounter with a mysterious magician leads her to follow her original dream again.
A unique story with an intriguing watch with hotties like Ji Chang Wook, Hwang In Yeop, and Nam Da Reum is without a doubt going to be a must-watch for all the fangirls out there.
Get ready to immerse yourself in this new Kdrama to watch on Netflix 2023.