K-Drama Review: Go Back Couple

Monisha Mondal, Noida, Uttar Pradesh GO BACK COUPLE: A 2017 Korean drama series starring Jang Na-ra and Son Ho-jun in leading roles. In Korean, it is known as “GO BAEK BU BU” (고백부부). Plot This drama carried my interest in its unique storyline. Ordinarily, Korean dramas start with the blossomed romance between the lead cast…

K-DRAMA REVIEW: SCHOOL 2015 – WHO ARE YOU

Ayushi Dhiman, New Delhi It has been quite a while since I finished watching School 2015, but the plot has left me longing ever since. “School 2015: Who are you?” is the sixth instalment in KBS’ School series. The plot is full of twists and turns; and keeps you highly engrossed, from the very first…

K-Drama Review: Queen of the Ring

Sumona Sinha, Silchar, Assam “BEAUTY” in our society is like a benchmark to get everything. If you are pretty, lean, thin etc., then you will fit in the society’s so-called beauty standard and if you don’t fit in that picture then you are not considered beautiful, you will be categorized under not so perfect category….

K-Drama Review: Hello! My Twenties (Season 1)

Amandeep Kaur, New Delhi The crutch of young adulthood is beautifully portrayed in this Korean drama through five university girls. It aired on JTBC from July 22, 2016, to 27 August 2017. The girls lived together at a shared house named ‘Belle Epoque’. Yoo Eun-jae, Jung Ye-eun, Kang Yi-na, Yoon Jin-myung, and Song Ji-won are…

K-Drama Review: Reply 1994

Shrishti Kalwar, Mumbai, Maharashtra Genre: Coming of Age, Comedy, Romance, and Family No of episodes: 21 It has already been over two years since the pandemic started and we all began living in isolation. During these difficult times, we all longed to go back to our normal lives and we all will once this pandemic ends….

K-Drama Review: Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-joo

Meghana Jayaraj, Kolkata, West Bengal A Worth Watching Romantic Comedy Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo is a K-Drama of the sparkling romance between two Olympic athletes of different categories, completing their journey with lots of struggles and tough competition. The drama comprises 16 episodes and the main casts starring Lee Sung-kyung, Nam Joo-hyuk, Lee Jae-yoon, and…

K-DRAMA REVIEW: TO THE BEAUTIFUL YOU

Nandhini Lakshmi. M, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu “If there is such a thing as a ‘miracle’, that would be another name for ‘hard work’.” ‘To the Beautiful You’ is a rom-com school drama aired in the second half of 2012 with star-studded casts. It is the adaptation of a Japanese manga where the story revolves around…

K-Drama Review: Twenty-Five Twenty-One

Khushi Vaid, New Delhi “In the middle of youth, this summer was ours” Youth is filled with rowdy friendships and passionate love, which helps our long-life shine ahead. Nothing lasts forever however the verity that we were once piece of these forever’s. You don’t always end up with your first love, you change, you grow,…

K-Drama Review: Dive into the Courtroom Romance and Mystery with Suspicious Partner

Suspicious Partner was the first drama that I watched of Ji Chang-wook, one of the A-list actors in the Korean Entertainment industry. I was left completely amazed by his acting and visuals and from there on I continued to enjoy watching his dramas. He has portrayed many remarkable lead roles in K-Dramas and Movies. Suspicious Partner (Korean: 수상한 파트너; RR: Susanghan Pateuneo) is directed by Park Sun-ho and written by Kwon Ki-young. It aired from May 10, 2017, to July 13, 2017, every Wednesday and Thursday on SBS at 22:00 (KST) comprising 40 episodes. It is a legal romantic-comedy genre with a hint of mystery, and spine chilling twists and turns of events.

K-Drama Review: Penthouse: War in Life

Dhrumi Mayur Shah, Surat, Gujarat Call it an intense, unpredictable and gritty plot, Penthouse is not your average K-Drama that usually follows a romantic plot! It’s not for people who are weak-hearted and sensitive. Penthouse directed by Joo Dong-min and written by Kim Sun-ok the plot of the drama revolves around the people of Hera…