10 Best Korean Drama Series of 2021: The Year Filled With Thrill & Suspense


South Korean Dramas started with cheesy rom-com tales nonetheless soon expanded into diversified genres love Comedy, Thriller, Suspense, dystopian, corporate, crime, and heaps others. After the enhance of OTT platforms, there become as soon as reasonably just a few experimentation in Kdramas. What didn’t appear fit for the naïve tv viewers, made their enviornment on the OTT platforms love Netflix and Viki. 

2021 gave us a diversity of dramas from Comedy to  Dystopian, nonetheless Thriller/Suspense dramas completely ruled the 300 and sixty five days with more than one titles that received viewers’ hearts, nonetheless some less explored genres and off-beat tales have secured their spots within the ideal. Right here is the checklist of the 10 ideal Kdramas launched in 2021 (in no particular divulge).

Legislation College

One arrangement that’s less explored in kdramas, Legislation College, brings the beautiful drama support in rotund motion and retains the viewers curved from the beginning to the conclude. A professor from the regulations school is accused of murdering one more professor. His students wait on him near wise in his case and be taught no longer simplest regulations and judiciary nonetheless additionally camaraderie. The genius professor Yang is highly disciplined, nonetheless you unexcited wish you had this form of mentor for your life. Dilapidated actor Kim Myung Min performs Professor Yang along with Kim Beom and Ryu Hye Younger, who play his high well-liked students.


Vincenzo Cassano, conducted by the Hallyu huge name Music Joong Ki, is adopted by a Mafia at the age of 8. He grows up to become a Mafia attorney or a Consigliere and the merely-hand man of the mafia boss. Region twists when the Mafia dies and Vincenzo comes to Korea. He needs to exclaim his deceased client’s hidden gold in Korea. Vincenzo helps the residents of Geumga Plaza to avoid wasting their residency and additionally his gold which is hidden beneath the constructing. His opposing attorney Hong Chang Younger additionally joins him after her father dies a tragic loss of life. A series stuffed with comedy, drama, motion, thriller, and ruthless villains, Vincenzo is a rotund-fledged package for Kdrama enthusiasts. 

Build of beginning Cha Cha Cha

City life can normally be robust with vulgar bosses over your head, being so busy no longer to satisfy your loved ones, and no longer being pleased. Yoon Hye Jin, a winning dentist in Seoul, is fired from her job, so she goes to Gonjin, a seaside village, to seek for psychological peace. Cool-hearted metropolis lady, Hye Jin, is touched by form villagers and meets Hong Du Sik, the sweetheart of all villagers. She opens her hang health heart within the village and becomes one in every of them. That contains Shin Min Ah and Kim Seon Ho, Build of beginning Cha Cha Cha is a refreshing series to binge-seek for on a sluggish weekend.

Racket Boys

Racket Boys brings a extremely recent theory of Sports activities drama on the front. It is a sage of teenagers from a tiny metropolis who’ve ambitions. A bunch of heart school childhood by some potential plan up to avoid wasting their badminton team and open participating in tournaments. Other than sports activities, the series follows the fashioned life of teenagers and explores their friendships and hardships. Their camaraderie will remind you of your school days and the full fun you had along with your mates. Racket Boys is a calming seek for, ideal loved along with your mates.

On the opposite hand

On the opposite hand broke the boundaries of a identical outdated Kdrama. In its build of true and bubbly romance, it’s miles heroic and flirtatious. Park Jae Eon, conducted by Music Kang, and Yoo Na Bi, conducted by Han So Hee, are art work majors within the identical college. Both of them save no longer assume in cherish, nonetheless their reasons are assorted. Na Bi is heartbroken by her earlier lover, and Jae Eon merely thinks that cherish is a waste of time. As they honestly feel attracted in opposition to every assorted, their perception is challenged.

Squid Sport

The dystopian Korean series that took the enviornment by storm in 2021. Of us in lots of debt, criminals, homeless and unemployed other folks from sincere by arrangement of Korea rob part within the Squid Sport to grab a hefty quantity of cash. What seems to be to be to be like love a tiny one’s play, within the open, seems to be to be to be lethal when the losers of a game die merely at the distance. Out of 456 gamers, simplest one will near out alive with the money. The desperation makes other folks scramble to the lengths of killing every assorted. The cruelty of a capitalistic world is depicted within the Squid Sport, where other folks are in a position to die merely for a huge gamble to acquire the money, and prosperous other folks are taking part within the game while sipping on their champagne.

Mr. Queen

A mix of comedy and historical fiction, with the impactful appearing of Shin Hye Solar, Mr. Queen is a comedy you have no longer got to miss. Jang Bong Hwan from most modern age Korea swaps bodies with Queen Choerin from the Joseon generation when he falls in a swimming pool. A most modern man in a queen’s physique creates chaos within the conservative society of Joseon. Shin Hye Solar’s performance because the categorical queen and the ‘Mr. Queen’ and her satire on Politics and girls folk’s standard of living in Joseon makes this declare a have to-seek for. The queen’s inventive chaos is frightening to fabricate you chortle out loud.


A stressful series that discusses the beliefs of life and loss of life. In accordance to the webtoon of the identical name, Hellbound is a fantasy thriller that contains Yoo Ah In within the leading role. Of us are receiving prophecies of their loss of life, and on the mentioned day, some supernatural monsters near and assassinate them, literally. Cults love New Truth Society and Arrowhead are formed that are promoting the abolition of the full sinners and the conclude of the enviornment, causing danger in public. The series could seemingly additionally additionally be stressful or upsetting to seek for for some nonetheless no longer for those that cherish some darkish storyline with a contact of rude philosophy. Hellbound is directed by Educate To Busan director Yeon Sang-Ho.


Mouse’ is a psychological thriller that’s no longer for the feeble-hearted. Jang Ba Reum, conducted by Lee Seung Gi, is a beginner police officer assisting in a serial killer’s case. His life changes utterly after he confronts the serial killer. The series is stuffed with twists upon a twist and could seemingly perhaps rob you without warning at any time when. With out reference to the advanced enviornment, it’s miles executed smoothly, and the gruesome scenes are correct ample to dismay you. If your Kdrama favorites are simplest romantic, then seemingly right here is no longer for you, nonetheless when it’s doubtless you will most doubtless additionally very successfully be a fan of prison and psychopath thrillers, it’s doubtless you will most doubtless additionally very successfully be in for a take care of.

Taxi Driver

But one more true thriller that become as soon as launched in 2021. Taxi Driver is a revenge memoir of a son whose mother become as soon as murdered by a serial killer. Lee Je Hoon performs Kim Carry out Gi, a Korean Naval Academy graduate who now works within the Navy. ‘Rainbow Deluxe Taxi’ is a company that gets revenge calls from its purchasers, and the corporate takes revenge on their behalf. Carry out Gi joins the taxi company as an undercover driver. When the regulations can no longer wait on the victims, Rainbow Deluxe Taxi helps them. Impressed by sincere crimes, this series will fabricate it’s most lifelike to have to binge-seek for. 


In accordance to a webtoon, ‘Navillera’ follows a younger man and an veteran man that will fabricate your eyes moist at so much of intervals. Sim Deok Chul, a 70 years veteran retired mailman, is tormented by Alzheimer’s. With out reference to his veteran age and his family’s denial, he decides to be taught Ballet from Lee Chae Rok, conducted by Music Kang. The drama stands out essentially the most amongst all because the focus is no longer romance or motion. Staunch an older man following his lifelong dream with a ardour that will encourage other folks of all ages and genders. While it’s most lifelike to have to skills an emotional dawdle, then this drama is for you, and yes, you don’t have to miss this mesmerizing ballet of Music Kang and his charming seems to be to be to be like.

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