Happy New Year Guys!!! My new year resolution is that I vil be writing more articles from now on so look forward to those…Now here are some of the dramas both Korean and Japanese releasing this January 2017…have fun watching these..i will be writing about the upcoming dramas every month..so that you don’t miss out…have a great year ahead!!!
Missing Nine (Korean)
9 people from Legend Entertainment fly on a private plane to a concert. The 9 people consists of entertainers Seo Joon-O, Choi Tae-Ho, Ha Ji-A , Lee Yeol , Yoon So-Hee and staff members Ra Bong-Hee , Jung Ki-Joon , Hwang Jae-Kook , Tae Ho-Hang. The plane then becomes involved in a mysterious crash. The 9 people survive, but are stranded on a deserted island.4 months later, Ra Bong-Hee returns to South Korea as the only survivor & witness from the plane crash.This drama is gonna be full of suspense and so interesting that you are all gonna break your heads to know the truth..definitely I am!..Lol!
Moo Jin-Hyuk (Jang Hyuk) was a popular detective who solved major cases, but after his wife was murdered by a serial killer his life spiraled down. He is filled with guilt that he was not able to protect his wife and he secretly looks for her killer.Meanwhile, Kang Kwon-Joo (Lee Ha Na) graduated at police academy with top marks. She began to work at an emergency 112 call center. Working there, a brutal murder case takes place and her father/police sergeant went to the crime scene. Her father is killed there and Kwon-Joo hears what happened over the phone. Afterwards, she goes to the U.S. to study and comes back to Korea as a professional voice profiler. Detective Jin-Hyuk and Kang Kwon-Joo solve cases together. Chasing a serial killer responsible for the deaths of their family member.
The Universe’s Star (Korean)
Story revolves around the romance between Woo-Joo and Byul. Woo-Joo is a gifted singer-songwriter and Byul is an angel of death.I think the title “The Universe’s Star” will be replaced by “Romance Full Of Life.”
Introverted Boss (Korean)
Eun Hwan-Ki is the CEO of a public relations company, but he is extremely shy. Due to his personality, even his employees do not know him well. Chae Ro-Woon begins work at Eun Hwan-Ki’s company. She is very energetic and receives recognition for her work, but her only interest is in CEO Eun Hwan-Ki. She plans to reveal who Eun Hwan-Ki really is.
Saimdang, Light’s Diary (Korean)
Saimdang: Light’s Diary is based on the life of Shin Saimdang, who was a female artist and mother of the Korean Confucian scholar Yulgok in the 1500s. Lee Young Ae plays two roles, Shin Saimdang and a university lecturer with expertise in Korean art history. She becomes immersed in history as she unravels the secrets of Shin Saimdang’s diary and a mysterious painting of a woman.
King Loves (Korean)
Drama series is set during the Kingdom of Goryeo.
Won (Siwan) is a crown prince of Goryeo. He has a pretty appearance, but he also has a lust for conquest. He is best friends with Rin who is a son from a royal family and his bodyguard. Beautiful San (Yoona) appears in front of the two young men. She is the daughter of the richest man. The three become good friends, but things change after Won and Rin both fall in love with San.
Courage to Be Hated (Japanese)
Ranko Ando (Karina) is a detective. She is 32-years-old and single. Ranko Ando does her job well and has solved difficult cases. She doesn’t listen to others and doesn’t care what others think about her. She works with detective Toshio Ooyama . He holds a strong sense of justice and cares what others think about him. This story is based on a self-improvement book.
Maki Maki , Suzume Sebuki, Yutaka Iemori and Tsukasa Beppu happen to all meet. They form a quartet and begin to live together in Karuizawa during the winter. There is a big hidden secret. Maki Maki plays the lead violin in the quartet. She has family and only goes to Karuizawa on the weekends for performances. She has a negative personality and barely gives her opinions. Suzume Sebuki plays the cello in the quartet. She is unemployed. Yutaka Iemori plays the viola in the quartet. Tsukasa Beppu plays the second violin in the quartet. He comes from a musical family and also works at a donut company. He is the leader of the quartet and provides his grandfather’s villa as a base for the quartet. Tsukasa Beppu has secrets.