10 best Romantic-Comedy K-dramas

Korean dramas have gained rapid popularity in recent years. It has taken a great grip on viewers from across the globe as they showcase their culture and society in the most positive ways. Check out the recent top 10 romantic-comedy K-dramas.

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Korean dramas have gained rapid popularity in recent years. It has taken a great grip on viewers from across the globe as they showcase their culture and society in the most positive ways. The genre romantic-comedy K-dramas is one of the most popular genres among the GenZs. The K-drama portrays the perfect example of a warm-hearted relationship which has raised the standards of this generation quite high. 

10 Best Romantic Comedy K-Dramas 

1. Crash Landing on You 

Crash Landing on You (Source: Twitter)

A lot of people might be aware of the geopolitical tensions between North and South Korea due to ideological differences. While the North follows a dictatorship, the South is more of a democracy. This has been beautifully shown in this TV series, where the male protagonist hails from Northern Korea while the female protagonist is a successful entrepreneur from the South. The female lead tragically lands in the North while skydiving and is blown by a storm and the male lead is a captain in the North Korean army. Their love story is shown exceptionally well, and one can witness how their love blossomed through all the difficulties. 

2. Strong Girl BongSoon 

The female protagonist of the series Do Bong-soon was born with supernatural strength. She inherited her strength from her family. She dreams of being the main character of her story, which is why she wishes to build a video game in which she is an elegant woman. She has a crush on Guk Duk, who is her childhood friend and presently a police officer in the drama. Owing to difficult situations, she had taken the job of a bodyguard of the rich CEO Ahn MinHyuk. Gradually, Do Bong-soon and Ahn MinHyuk's relationship grows and becomes meaningful on the other hand she has to decide between her childhood crush and her growing feelings for her boss.

3. Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha 

Hometown Cha Cha Cha (Source: Twitter)

This popular drama is a remake of a South Korean movie 'Mr. Handy, Mr. Hong'. This feel-good Korean drama follows the life of a dentist who moves to a seaside village and finds herself drawn to the Gongjin's handyman who lives there. The show's beautiful setting, heartwarming characters, and slow-burning romance make it a perfect watch for anyone looking for a feel-good escape. 

4. Legend of the Blue Sea 

Legend of the Blue Sea

The drama 'The Legend of the Blue Sea' is a South Korean TV series. The story is about past life experiences and mermaids. The female lead of the story gets lost in the blue sea and ends up in the modern urban area of Seoul. Owing to this, she starts following a con man with whom she gradually falls in love. The series truly explains the meaning of a romantic comedy and has impressed fans worldwide. The series is currently streaming on one of the most famous OTT platforms Netflix.

5. My Love from the Star 

My love from the star

'My Love from the Star', has received several awards, one among them is the Korea Drama Award for Best Drama. The series talks about an extraterrestrial alien who landed on the Earth's surface in 1609, during the Joseon Dynasty and after 400 years falls in love with a top model actress. It tells the romance of an alien that arrived on earth 400 years ago and a blunt top Hallyu actress star. This series had been quite a hit and was able to increase Korean TV viewership to 24%. This series has also helped in spreading the Korean wave across the globe.

6. Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok-Joo 

Weightlifting fairy

The sweetest and most hilarious campus romance among K-Dramas. The main female character is amazing with her bubbly personality and the main male lead is also one of a kind. The combination of both of them with perfect chemistry gave birth to this must-watch romantic comedy romance. 

7. Because this is my life

Because this is my life

Two socially awkward IT professionals tie the knot with the view of saving money and they set standard mutual conditions to save money. Gradually the tension among them increases with their increasing platonic bonds as roommates. Following this, their relationship also grew and went through various difficulties as they had to undergo external intervention from society and their parents.

8. Business Proposal

Business proposal

'Business Proposal' has gained increased popularity after being released on Netflix. Shin Hari, the female lead, went to show up on a blind date replacing her friend to scare away her friend's prospective suitor, like she always had. Suddenly her plan flops when he turns out to be Ha-ri's CEO. One thing led to another and she started getting attracted to her boss while pretending to be her friend. The plot twits in the series is what has hooked the fans to the rom-com. 

9. Descendants of the Sun

Descendants of the sun

A love story between Captain Yoo Shi Jin, Korean Special Forces, and Doctor Kang Mo Yeon, a surgeon at Haesung Hospital. The drama starts with an unexpected turn of events when the Captain comes to the hospital injured and is treated by the on-call doctor, Doctor KangMo Yeon. The drama shows the struggles of an army official and the hardships which are faced by a doctor as well. On one hand, when the soldiers are busy guarding the borders by sacrificing their lives, a doctor gives their everything to fulfil their duty as well. The drama shows two aspects of war, one of which needs to be won on the battlefield with guns while on the other hand, the other needs to be won in an operation theatre with medical scalpels.

10. Fight my way

Fight my way

Four best friends, who will do everything for each other, and try to make it as adults in the world, irrespective of this, they haven't forgotten their dreams, and one day they all decide to just go for it and start to live their lives the way they want to live it. It is interesting to see how a long-time friendship turns into an old-school romance, which is always a treat to watch for romance lovers.