In August, we will still be presented with a row of Korean dramas with stories that are no less interesting than the dramas that aired in July. A line of actors and actresses who have been absent from the small screen for a long time will return to greet you in August with the latest drama that they starred in.
From thriller genres to romantic comedies, here’s a list of Korean dramas that you should look forward to airing in August:
1. The Road: Tragedy of One
On August 4, tvN will air The Road: Tragedy of One. Played by Ji Jin Hee, Yoon Se Ah, Seo Ki Tae, and Kim Hye Eun, this drama is about secrets, guilt, and the safety of the people who live in Royal the Hill.
Baek Soo Hyun (Ji Jin Hee), a news anchor with strong convictions, will uncover the truth behind mysterious cases and always get what he wants. He is married to Seo Eun Soo (Yoon Se Ah), the daughter of the chairman of Jegang Group (Seo Ki Tae), who has great influence in the economic and political fields.
2. Police University
Police University is about a detective who catches criminals and a former hacker who can solve any case. Cha Tae Hyun is cast as Yoo Dong Man, a professor with 20 years of experience as a detective and cyber investigation team.
Kang Sun Ho (Jung Jin Young), a hacker who becomes a first-year student at a police university. Meanwhile, Krystal is lined up as Oh Kang Hee, a first-year student who doesn’t hold any secrets or grudges. Police University airs August 9 on KBS.
3. Second Husband
On August 9, MBC will be broadcasting Second Husband which is about Bong Seon Hwa (Uhm Hyun Kyung), who lives in an underprivileged family. Since childhood, he grew up side by side with Moon Sang Hyuk (Han Ki Woong).
However, when he loses his family to a tragedy, he vows to take revenge.
4. Check Out The Event
Pairing Kwon Hwa Woon and Girl’s Day’s Min Ah, this drama tells the story of an ex-lover couple who won a prize on a trip they took before breaking up. The two pretend to be a couple again so they can take a free tour on Jeju Island.
Check Out The Event airs on August 14, 2021, with a total of 4 episodes.
5. Lovers of The Red Sky
In August, SBS will air the drama Saeguk, Lovers of The Red Sky. In collaboration with Kim Yoo Jung and Ahn Hyo Seop, this drama is about Hong Chun Gi (Kim Yoo Jung), the first female painter in the Joseon era who has extraordinary artistic abilities.
One day, he meets Ha Ram (Ahn Hyo Seop), who is in charge of astronomy, geography, the art of forecasting, and meteorology. Even though Ha Ram lost her sight, Chun Gi still loves Ha Ram. The drama is expected to air on August 23.
6. Flying Butterflies
Set to air August 23 on JTBC, Flying Butterflies tells the story of Gi Beum (Kim Hyang Gi), an intern assistant at Fly High salon, Butterfly, who works with three other intern assistants, Moo Yeol (Park Jung Woo), teacher Woo (Moon Tae Yoo). ), and Soo Ri (Kim Ga Hee).
This drama will show their struggles when dealing with salon customers.
7. Hometown Cha Cha Cha
tvN will present a comedy romance drama through Hometown Cha Cha Cha on August 28. Played by Kim Seon Ho and Shin Min Ah, this drama is about Yoon Hye Jin (Shin Min Ah) who decides to move to a village on the coast of Gongjin, after her life plans fall apart after she learns the truth.
There he meets Hong Do Shik (Kim Seon Ho), an unemployed person who will help Hye Jin while at Gongjin beach. Hometown Cha Cha will also air on Netflix.