Upcoming K-Dramas: From Squid Game 2 To Ask The Stars, The 10 Most Awaited Korean Dramas Releasing In 2024

As we bid farewell to the drama-filled year 2023, K-drama enthusiasts can’t help but anticipate an even more spectacular 2024. The upcoming year promises the return of beloved Hallyu stars, intriguing plotlines, and entertainment. From the highly-awaited “Squid Game 2” to the enchanting “Everything Will Come True,” here’s a curated list of 10 K-dramas that will undoubtedly make 2024 a memorable year for K-drama fans. Check out the upcoming K-dramas that will be released in 2024.


1. Doctor Slump

Starting the year with a burst of laughter, “Doctor Slump” features Park Hyung Sik and Park Shin Hye. This romantic comedy portrays the love story of two school rivals turned doctors navigating through a shared professional slump. Premiering on January 27, the series promises humor and heartwarming moments.


2. You Have Done Well


 Set against the backdrop of 1950s Jeju Island, “You Have Done Well” features IU and Park Bo Gum in a captivating love story between rebels. Kim Seon Ho makes a special appearance in this historical drama, promising a tale of love, rebellion, and historical intrigue.


3. A Killer Paradox

Korean Drama A Killer Paradox

Thriller enthusiasts, brace yourselves for “A Killer Paradox,” also known as “Murder DIEary.” Choi Woo Shik takes on the lead role in this suspenseful drama, portraying an ordinary college student with the ability to distinguish between good and evil after accidentally killing a serial killer. Scheduled for release on February 9, the series unfolds a gripping murder investigation.


4. Squid Game 2

Squid Game Season 2 Netflix

Lee Jung Jae reprises his role as Seong Gi Hun in the eagerly awaited “Squid Game 2.” Under the direction of Hwang Dong Hyuk, this sequel introduces new faces, including Im Siwan and Kang Ha Neul. With a vengeance as the driving force, the second season promises to deliver the same intensity and suspense that captivated audiences worldwide.


5. Ask The Stars

Korean Drama Ask the Stars

Lee Min Ho returns to the small screen with a sci-fi twist in “Ask the Stars.” Paired opposite Gong Hyo Jin, this rom-com unfolds a love story between an astronaut and a space tourist at a space station. With Lee Min Ho’s charismatic presence, the drama adds a refreshing touch to the rom-com genre.


6. Queen Of Tears

Korean Drama Queen of Tears

Penned by the brilliant Park Ji Eun, “Queen of Tears” boasts a fresh pairing of Kim Soo Hyun and Kim Ji Won. This series explores the intricate love story between a chaebol heiress and the legal director of her family conglomerate. As they weather crises together, the couple’s resilience in the face of adversity unfolds in the first half of 2024.


7. Everything Will Come True

Korean Drama Everything Will Come True

Kim Woo Bin and Bae Suzy reunite in “Everything Will Come True,” a creation by acclaimed writer Kim Eun Sook. Centered on a trapped genie and a woman aiding his escape, this romantic drama promises to tug at heartstrings and deliver a magical narrative.


8. The Trunk

Gong Yoo takes the lead in the Netflix Original series “The Trunk,” where an unexpected marriage contract intertwines the lives of a divorced music producer and a matchmaking organization’s deputy head. Unraveling secrets with the discovery of a mysterious trunk, this drama explores the complexities of modern relationships.


9. Queen Woo

Korean Drama Queen Woo

Ji Chang Wook graces the historical drama genre in “Queen Woo.” Set in a tumultuous period after the sudden demise of the King, the series follows Queen Woo’s quest for a new ruler within 24 hours. Amidst tribal conflicts, political intrigue, and power struggles, Ji Chang Wook leads a stellar cast.


10. Mr. Plankton

Woo Do Hwan, Lee Yoo Mi, Oh Jung Se, and Kim Hae Sook join forces in the Netflix Original series “Mr. Plankton.” Penned by Jo Yong, the drama revolves around a man living a drifting life, entangled with a young woman set to marry a chaebol heir. Their strange journey promises entertainment galore, marking a delightful start to 2024.

So, these are the upcoming K-dramas that will be released in 2024. Do you watch K-dramas? Which one Korean drama you guys are most excited for? Let us know in the comments below.

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