[Writer’s Choice] Top Dramas: Romantic Comedies

BanSeok Shin, Aug. 27, 2019, 12:54 p.m.


Romantic comedies are some of the most popular and numerous kinds of K-Dramas around. The combination of romance and witty humor makes them appealing and easy to watch for those who are looking for more light-hearted stories. Even within the genre there is a variety of emotional tones and situations that will still tug at the heartstrings of views and make them invested in the characters. The following K-Dramas are among the best, as they have a combination of high ratings and awards that speak for their success. If you haven’t already, then you should definitely check them out!

Boys Over Flowers (2009)

IMDB Rating: 8

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 14/30



My Girlfriend is a Gumiho (2010)

IMDB Rating: 7.8

Broadcast Ratings: Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 9/11



Princess Hours (2006)

IMDB Rating: 7.7

Broadcast Ratings: Very High

Awards: 3



Full House (2004)

IMDB Rating: 7.9

Broadcast Ratings: Very High

Awards: 5


Love in the Moonlight (2016)

IMDB Rating: 7.8

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 19/42



Master’s Sun (2013)

IMDB Rating: 8.2

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 8/24


Strong Woman Do Bong-Soon (2017)

IMDB Rating: 8.3

Broadcast Ratings: Currently 17th Highest-Rated K-Dramas in Cable TV History

Awards/Nominations: 3/6



She Was Pretty (2015)

IMDB Rating: 7.8

Broadcast Ratings: Very High

Awards/Nominations: 14/32



Kill Me, Heal Me (2015)

IMDB Rating: 8.4

Broadcast Ratings: Moderate

Awards/Nominations: 16/33



The Greatest Love (2011)

IMDB Rating: 7.9

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 13/26



Reply 1997 (2012)

IMDB Rating: 8.2

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 14/21



Reply 1994 (2013)

IMDB Rating: 7.9

Broadcast Ratings: Currently 8th Highest-Rated K-Drama in Cable TV History

Awards/Nominations: 9/36



Reply 1988 (2015-2016)

IMDB Rating: 8.7

Broadcast Ratings: Currently 2nd Highest-Rated K-Drama in Cable TV History

Awards/Nominations: 19/50



My Lovely Sam Soon (2005)

IMDB Rating: 8

Broadcast Ratings: Very High

Awards/Nominations: 13/15



Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010)

IMDB Rating: 7.8

Broadcast Ratings: Moderate

Awards/Nominations: 17/30



Coffee Prince (2007)

IMDB Rating: 8.2

Broadcast Ratings: Very High

Awards/Nominations: 10/21



Dream High (2011)

IMDB Rating: 7.7

Broadcast Ratings: High

Awards/Nominations: 14/38

comments powered by Disqus