5 recommended romance dramas
June Kang, June 28, 2016, 9:23 a.m.
There have been so many romance drama series, but the list below are must-see soap operas that would make anyone’s heart flutter.
“Secret Garden” (2010)
Famous screenwriter Kim Eun-sook wrote this drama prior to the 2016 mega-hit “Descendants of the Sun.”
The 16-episode fantasy romance is well-known for its “Cappuccino Foam Kiss” scene, where actor Hyun Bin kisses actress Ha Ji-won to remove the foam from her lips after drinking a cappuccino.
“I Need Romance” season 2 (2012)
The second season of cable channel tvN’s drama “I Need Romance” centered on a love triangle portrayed by Lee Jin-uk, Kim Ji-seok and Jung Yoo-mi.
“The Heirs” (2013)
Big-name actors Lee Min-ho and Kim Woo-bin and actress Park Shin-hye were in another love triangle in this drama.
It portrayed high-class students’ love lives and friendship, and the two actors drew attention for their dashing looks in well-fitting school uniforms.
“Discovery of Love” (2014)
The KBS’ romance series garnered immense popularity, especially from local fans, due to lovey-dovey scenes involving Jung Yoo-mi and singer-actor Eric.
Moreover, it is also well-known for some lines that struck a chord with viewers.
“It’s Okay, That’s Love” (2014)
Korean stars Zo In-sung and Kong Hyo-jin played a couple in love in the drama written by acclaimed screenwriter Noh Hee-kyung.
Their acting was so natural that made viewers suspect they may be in a real-life relationship.