10 Best Korean Dramas Candidates of 2018 That You Need to Watch

KMazing – It is undeniable fact that the Korean drama has become a compulsory spectacle for its lovers. With a variety of genres, plus the story that is not only interesting but also intriguing plus the actors and actresses that are very good looking to stun the audience to watch the series. Various TV channels in Korea are competing to make Korea’s best and quality drama. In the beginning of 2018, there are some dramas that have and will air in South Korea and we do not want to miss our chance to give our recommendation for you. Enjoy!

Also read : Top 20 Best Korean Dramas 2017 – 2018

10. Cross

The medical drama starring Go Kyung Pyo is a doctor who holds a grudge against his father’s killer. Go Kyung Pyo, who plays Doctor Kang In Kyu, volunteered to become a doctor in the prison where his father’s murderer was languishing. In this drama, Go Kyung Pyo collided acting with Jeon So Min and Cho Jae Hyun. The series starts airing on January 27 every Monday and Tuesday on tvN.

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Bad Guys: Vile City

This drama is a sequel to “Bad Guys” which successfully captured the hearts of the audience in 2014. Bad Guys: Vile City revolves around a group of criminals who were forced to work to uncover a much larger criminal. The series stars Park Joong Hoon, Joo Jin Mo, Yang Ik June, Kim Moo Yul, and Ji Soo. The drama is already halfway by airing eight out of a total of 16 episodes. Bad Guys: Vile City airs on OCN every Saturday and Sunday.

My Ahjussi

Although initially there are a lot of protests because of the age difference between the cast, but the Korean drama starring idol-actress IU and actor Lee Sun Gyun is staying on course and projected to be successful this year. It is about a man who is struggling between his three brothers and a woman who is having a hard time in her life. There is no exact date yet for this drama, but a temporary estimate is by mid-2018.


Are You Human Too?

For you fiction drama lovers, maybe this one Korean drama suits you! this drama is also in the prediction of many to be one of trend starring handsome actor Seo Kang Joon who will compete his acting with actress Kong Seung Yeon. This drama revolves around a man who is in a coma and revived in an android. The drama will have 18 episodes and is scheduled to air this spring.

Radio Romance

For you, the Light (fan name of Highlight) would have been impatient to watch a drama starring one of the members ie Yoon Doo Joon. This Korean drama of 2018 is sure to be a hit, seen from the fan enthusiast with the teaser just released. In addition to Yoon Doo Joon, the drama will also be Kim So Hyun’s first drama after being an adult. This series is about radio writers who try to survive in her working world and then assisted by the actor who makes them often interact.


Should We Kiss First?

The drama will focus on the lives of four adults who have lost faith in love. Son Moo-Han (Kam Woo-Sung) works as managing director of an advertising company. Soon-Jin (Kim Sun-A) loses her daughter unexpectedly and she works as a flight attendant. Eun Kyung-Soo (Oh Ji-Ho) is An Soon-Jin’s ex-husband and now she’s married to Baek Ji-Min (Park Si-Yeon). “Should We Kiss First?” Will premiere in February on SBS.

Good Witch

This Korean drama titled Good Witch starring Lee Da Hae, Ryu Soo Young, An Woo Yeon, Bae Soo Bin, Yoon Se Ah, and many more. The drama marks the return of Lee Da Hae to the drama world after three and a half years of not starring in any drama works. She plays Cha Doo Hee, a good housewife, and Cha Sun Hee, her evil twin brother and works as a flight attendant, while Ryu Soo Young plays the role of co-pilot Song Woo Jin. “Good Witch” will begin airing on SBS this upcoming March.


Mr. Sunshine

Well, if this one Korean drama will definitely gonna be hit in 2018! Why so? The scriptwriter is Kim Eun Sook, the writer who always makes her drama into hits like some Korean drama titles that you must have seen such as Goblin, Descendants of the Sun and The Heirs. Starring Hollywood caliber actor like Lee Byung Hyun who will combine his acting with beautiful actress Kim Tae Ri, this Korean drama about the life story of the forgotten soldiers will be one to wait.



The series is a remake of the Japanese drama which is also titled Mother (2010). This latest version starring Lee Bo Young’s famous actress, Ko Sung Hee and little star Heo Yool. Mother revolves around a teacher who decides to be a mother to her student who is molested by her biological mother. Kim Cheol Kyu’s directed series is scheduled to air after Wise Prison Life’s drama on January 24th on tvN every Wednesday and Thursday.

Hwayugi: A Korean Odyssey

From the fantasy genre, a drama that revolves around the stealth adventure of stale apes can be the choice of spectacle at the beginning of the year. Hwayugi is a star-studded drama adapted from Chinese classic novel Journey To The West. This drama is similar to the Sun Go Kong story, which is super familiar in Asia.

This drama starring the top star artists ranging from Lee Seung Gi, Cha Seung Won, Oh Yeon Seo to Lee Hong Ki. Hwayugi has aired since 23 December and only featured four episodes of a total of 20 episodes. The series airs on tvN every Saturday and Sunday.