Top 5 K-Dramas On Viki In December
Despite the biting cold, this December has been more colorful and entertaining thanks to a variety of K-dramas. Let’s take a moment to appreciate and look back on the K-dramas that received the most love on Viki this past month!
In no particular order.
“Weak Hero Class 1”
Based on the hit webtoon of the same name, “Weak Hero Class 1” is an action school drama starring Park Ji Hoon as Yeon Si Eun, a model student who excels at school but is physically frail, making him an easy target for bullies who are jealous of his top grades. Though Yeon Si Eun appears weak on the outside, he eventually uses his brain to win his battles as he fights back against the violence that unfolds both inside and outside of school. Choi Hyun Wook and Hong Kyung play Yeon Si Eun’s classmates Ahn Su Ho and Oh Bum Seok, who join his side in fighting against bullies.
Start watching “Weak Hero Class 1” below:
Based on a popular webtoon, “Summer Strike” is a romance drama about people who leave behind their busy lives in the city in order to move to a small town and do nothing. ZE:A’s Im Siwan stars as Ahn Dae Bum, a shy math genius who is now living a quiet life as a village librarian, while AOA’s Seolhyun plays Lee Yeo Reum, a burned-out young professional who quits her job and ventures to an unfamiliar village in order to find herself.
Watch “Summer Strike” below:
“The Forbidden Marriage”
Based on a web novel, “The Forbidden Marriage” is a drama starring Kim Young Dae as King Yi Heon, who falls deep into despair after the death of his wife and ends up prohibiting marriage in his kingdom. Seven years after the loss of his wife (played by Kim Min Ju), who was then the crown princess, he comes across a con artist named So Rang (Park Ju Hyun) who claims that she can be possessed by the late princess’ spirit.
Start watching “The Forbidden Marriage”:
“Reborn Rich” is a fantasy drama starring Song Joong Ki as Yoon Hyun Woo, a loyal secretary to a chaebol family. When he dies after being framed for embezzlement by the very family that he had faithfully served, he is reborn as the family’s youngest son Jin Do Joon, and he plots to take over the company in order to exact revenge. The drama also stars Shin Hyun Been as anti-corruption investigation prosecutor Seo Min Young and Lee Sung Min as Jin Yang Chul, the head of Soonyang Group.
Watch “Reborn Rich” below:
“Curtain Call” is a drama about an elderly hotelier from North Korea who doesn’t have much time left to live and a theatre actor who pretends to be her grandson in order to fulfill her final wish. Kang Ha Neul stars as Yoo Jae Heon, the unknown theatre actor who undertakes a life-changing endeavor, while Ha Ji Won stars as heiress Park Se Yeon, who manages the Nakwon Hotel owned by her grandmother Ja Geum Soon (Go Doo Shim).
Watch “Curtain Call” below:
Which of these dramas did you love in December, and which ones are you planning on checking out? Let us know in the comments below!