As the temperatures plummet, it’s the perfect excuse to get cozy at home and indulge in a K-drama marathon. Whether you’re a fan of whimsical rom-coms or enjoy the nail-biting suspense of revenge plots, there’s a multitude of options to cater to your taste. Let’s dive straight into the top 5 K-dramas on Viki that have won viewers’ hearts this past month.
#1) “A Good Day to Be a Dog”
“A Good Day to Be a Dog” is a fantasy romance drama based on a webtoon about Han Hae Na (Park Gyu Young), a woman who’s cursed to turn into a dog whenever she kisses a guy. But her coworker Jin Seo Won (Cha Eun Woo), who is afraid of dogs because of a bad experience he can’t remember, is the only one who can break the curse. Korean history teacher Lee Bo Kyum is played by Lee Hyun Woo. He works with Jin Seo Won and Han Hae Na.
#2) “Perfect Marriage Revenge”
Based on a famous webtoon, “Perfect Marriage Revenge” is about Han Yi Joo (Jung Yoo Min), a woman who dies in an accident and revisits the time before she married Yoo Se Hyuk (Oh Seung Yoon). She breaks off her engagement to Se Hyuk and gets married to a guy named Seo Do Guk (Sung Hoon) under a contract in order to get back at her family.
#3) “My Dearest”
“My Dearest” is a historical romance drama set in the Joseon dynasty. It’s about a guy named Lee Jang Hyun (Namgoong Min) who has said he will not get married and a woman named Yoo Gil Chae (Ahn Eun Jin) who wants to find love again after two failed marriages.
#4) “Twinkling Watermelon”
“Twinkling Watermelon” is a fantasy coming-of-age story about a CODA student named Eun Gyeol (Ryeoun) who was born with a musical talent and ends up going back in time to 1995 through a sketchy music store. His parents, Yi Chan (Choi Hyun Wook) and Chung Ah (Shin Eun Soo), are also there as high school students. He also meets Se Kyung, the mysterious cello queen.
#5) “Moon in the Day“
Based on a popular webcomic, “Moon in the Day” is a scary and sad love story that takes place over 1,500 years. In this drama, time stops for Do Ha (Kim Young Dae) after his lover kills him, and Kang Young Hwa (Pyo Ye Jin) has forgotten everything about her past life as Han Ri Ta. The story will go back and forth between the past and the present.