13 New K-Dramas To Add To Your Watch List In May

May has arrived, and so have varied new Ok-dramas to carry pleasure to you this month!

These are some new Ok-dramas which are set to premiere over the following few weeks:


Cast: Kim Dong Wook, Jin Ki Joo, Seo Ji Hye, Lee Won Jung, Kim Jong Soo, Park Soo Young, Lee Kyu Hoe, Kim Jung Young, Lee Ji Hyun, Choi Young Woo, Jung Ka Hee, Jung Jae Kwang, Hong Seung An, Joo Yeon Woo, Kim Yeon Woo, Kwon So Hyun, Jung Shin Hye, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 1

Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:50 p.m. KST on KBS2, accessible on Viki

“My Perfect Stranger” is a fantasy drama in regards to the unusual occasions that unfold when a information anchor named Yoon Hae Joon (Kim Dong Wook), who needs to uncover the reality behind a serial homicide case from the previous, meets Baek Yoon Young (Jin Ki Joo), who travels by time to forestall her dad and mom’ marriage ceremony. After getting caught within the 12 months 1987, the 2 understand that their objectives could also be linked.

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Love Mate

Cast: Cho Hyun Min, Cho Han Gyul, Yoon Do Gyung, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 4

Broadcast Details: Thursdays at 4 p.m. KST, accessible on Viki

“Love Mate” is an workplace romance a couple of chilly iron-clad crew chief who doesn’t imagine in real love and a pure new worker who is simple in his pursuit of affection. Cho Hyun Min performs Seo Lee Joon, the crew chief of So What Media’s planning and content material manufacturing crew who was as soon as harm by love. Seo Lee Joon’s life begins to show the other way up when new worker Jeong Ha Ram (Cho Han Gyul) is so open about his curiosity in him.

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All That We Loved

Cast: Sehun (EXO), Jo Joon Young, Jang Yeo Bin, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 5

Broadcast Details: Fridays at 4 p.m. KST on TVING, accessible on Viki

“All That We Loved” is a teen romance drama in regards to the love triangle that types when two finest pals—one in every of whom has donated a kidney to the opposite—each fall for a similar switch scholar in highschool. EXO’s Sehun stars as Go Yoo, an brisk basketball star who likes to skip class. Jo Joon Young performs Go Joon Hee, an elegant however reserved high scholar who’s finest pals with Go Yoo, whereas Jang Yeo Bin performs the function of Han So Yeon, a mysterious switch scholar who stirs up pleasure within the hearts of the 2 boys.

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“Tale of the Nine-Tailed 1938”

Cast: Lee Dong Wook, Kim So Yeon, Kim Bum, Ryu Kyung Soo, Hwang Hee, Kim Yong Ji, Nahyun, Kim Joo Young, Jo Dal Hwan, Woo Hyun Jin, Kim Seung Hwa, Kang Na Eon, Han Geon Yoo, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 6

Broadcast Details: Saturdays and Sundays at 9:20 p.m. KST

The first season of “Tale of the Nine-Tailed,” which aired on the finish of 2020, advised the story of the male gumiho (a legendary nine-tailed fox) Yi Yeon (Lee Dong Wook) in a contemporary period. Although Yi Yeon discovered a contented ending with Nam Ji Ah (Jo Bo Ah) in Season 1, he will get swept up in an sudden incident and get summoned to the 12 months of 1938 within the new season. “Tale of the Nine-Tailed 1938” will depict Yi Yeon’s determined wrestle to return to current day the place all of the individuals valuable to him are.

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“Started with the First Kiss”

Cast: Lee Hyun Joo, Kim Jonghyeon, Cha Sun Woo, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 8

Broadcast Details: Mondays at 5 p.m. KST on YouTube

“Started with the First Kiss” (literal title) is a rom-com drama that tells the fiery love story of three youths who’re clumsy and silly however hungry for love. Set in a highschool in Mokpo in 2009, the drama delivers nostalgia by reproducing the music, dramas, movies, and trend of the time. Kim Jonghyeon is Kim Bom, who seems robust on the surface however is definitely delicate at coronary heart, Lee Hyun Joo stars as Baek Il Rak, a brand new member the varsity’s broadcasting membership who goals of a particular romance, and Cha Sun Woo is Baek Il Rak’s longtime pal Hwang Gu.


Cast: Lee Yeon Hee, Hong Jong Hyun, Moon So Ri, Yunho (TVXQ), and so on.

Premiere Date: May 10

Broadcast Details: Wednesdays on Disney+

“Race” follows the story of Park Yoon Jo (Lee Yeon Hee), who doesn’t have many {qualifications} or connections however will get employed due to her ardour. The workplace drama captures the chaos that ensues when Park Yoon Jo will get tangled in a recruitment scandal and should combat to outlive and maintain her job. Hong Jong Hyun portrays workplace ace Ryu Jae Min, who’s widely known by his co-workers for his abilities, Moon So Ri performs PR specialist Goo Yi Jung, and TVXQ’s Yunho is younger CEO Seo Dong Hoon. Watch a teaser here!

“Black Knight”

Cast: Kim Woo Bin, Song Seung Heon, Kang You Seok, Esom, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 12

Broadcast Details: all episodes launched concurrently on Netflix

Based on a webtoon, “Black Knight” takes place in 2071 when air pollution has develop into so extreme that folks can’t survive with out respirators. The collection follows the story that unfolds as legendary deliveryman 5-8 (Kim Woo Bin) meets refugee Sa Wol (Kang You Seok), who goals of turning into a deliveryman as a result of they’re the refugees’ solely hope. Together, they wrestle towards Cheonmyeong Group, a company that’s desirous to rule the world with their vicious cruelty. Watch a teaser here!

“Oh! Young Shim”

Cast: Song Ha Yoon, Donghae, Lee Min Jae, Jung Woo Yeon, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 15

Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 10 p.m. KST on ENA

A rom-com remake of the old-time Korean animation “Young Shim,” “Oh! Young Shim” (literal title) tells the story of a reunion between childhood finest pals Oh Young Shim and Wang Kyung Tae, who style the sweetness and bitterness of life as they enter their 30s. Song Ha Yoon performs Oh Young Shim, a producing director (PD) in her 30s, whereas Donghae transforms Wang Kyung Tae (Mark Wang), the CEO of a preferred startup firm. Watch a teaser here!


Cast: Zuho (SF9), Kim In Seong, Park Tae In, Kwon San, Chae Soo Ah, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 18

Broadcast Details: Heavenly

Based on a preferred net novel, “Starstruck” is a BL drama about Jo Yoo Jae (Zuho), a preferred scholar at Seulgi High School who has every little thing from seems to an incredible character, athleticism, and intelligence, and Seo Han Joon (Kim In Seong), who’ve been one another’s solely secure place since they have been younger.

“Travel Diary of Park Ha Kyung”

Cast: Lee Na Young, Goo Kyo Hwan, Gil Hae Yeon, Park Se Wan, Park In Hwan, Seo Hyun Woo, Sunwoo Jung A, Shin Hyun Ji, Shim Eun Ji, Jo Hyun Chul, Han Ye Ri, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 24

Broadcast Details: wavve

“Travel Diary of Park Ha Kyung” (literal title) depicts the eight journey tales of Park Ha Kyung (Lee Na Young), a highschool language arts trainer who goes on one-day journeys on Saturdays which are stuffed with sudden but unforgettable moments. From Jeju Island to Seoul, every episode takes viewers to a brand new location as they comply with Park Ha Kyung on her journey, experiencing every kind of feelings and emotions of consolation with the altering surroundings.

“Delightfully Deceitful”

Cast: Chun Woo Hee, Kim Dong Wook, Yoon Bak, Sojin, Lee Yeon, Yoo Hee Je, Hong Seung Bum, Lee Tae Ran, Choi Young Joon, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 29

Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 8:50 p.m. KST on tvN

“Delightfully Deceitful” is an exhilarating revenge drama about genius con artist Lee Ro Um (Chun Woo Hee) who lacks empathy and legal professional Han Moo Young (Kim Dong Wook) who’s excessively empathetic by nature. In order to battle evil, these two polar opposites crew as much as type an unlikely alliance. Check out a teaser here!

“Happiness Battle”

Cast: Lee El, Jin Seo Yeon, Cha Ye Ryun, Park Hyo Joo, Woo Jung Won, Lee Kyu Han, Son Woo Hyun, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 31

Broadcast Details: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:00 p.m. KST on ENA

“Happiness Battle” (literal title) is a suspense thriller a couple of mysterious dying that happens amidst a “happiness battle” between moms on social media and the combat between these attempting to cover the secrets and techniques and people attempting to disclose them. Lee El performs Jang Mi Ho, who tries to uncover the reality behind the moms’ social media accounts, whereas Jin Seo Yeon, Cha Ye Ryun, and Park Hyo Joo play the moms Song Jung Ah, Kim Na Young, and Oh Yoo Jin, respectively.


Cast: Lee Eun Saem, Yeri (Red Velvet), Lee Jong Hyuk, Yoo Jung Hoo, Jang Duk Soo, Park Si Woo, Han Da Sol, Jang Sung Yoon, and so on.

Premiere Date: May 31

Broadcast Details: wavve and Netflix

“BITCH X RICH” depicts the occasions that occur to Kim Hye In (Lee Eun Saem), the one witness to a homicide of a highschool woman. She ultimately transfers to the esteemed Cheongdam International High School, and there, she meets Baek Je Na (Yeri), the queen of Diamond 6, the prime suspect and probably the most highly effective particular person within the faculty.

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