11 Upcoming K-Drama Premieres That Will Heat Up Your February

Feb 1, 2021

Many top actors and rising stars are gracing the small screen with new dramas this month!
Here are the K-drama premieres to look forward to in February:

“Love Scene Number”

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Cast: Kim Bo Ra, Shim Eun Woo, Ryu Hwa Young, Park Jin Hee, Kim Young Ah, Kim Seung Soo, Ji Seung Hyun, Han Jun Woo, Ahn Jung Hoon, Kim Sung Hyun, Kim Joon Kyung, Kim Jong Hoon, Yoon Yoo Sun, etc.
Premiere Date: February 1
Broadcast Details: Mondays at 10:50 p.m. KST on MBC
“Love Scene Number” is an eight-episode omnibus drama centered around four female leads who are at a turning point in their lives. Kim Bo Ra plays 23-year-old Doo Ah, a university student in a polyamorous relationship, while Shim Eun Woo is 28-year-old Ha Ram, an elementary school teacher who runs away from her own wedding. Ryu Hwa Young is 35-year-old Ban Ya, an adjunct instructor at a university, and Park Jin Hee plays 42-year-old Chung Kyung, who discovers that her husband is having an affair.

“L.U.C.A.: The Beginning”

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Cast: Kim Rae Won, Lee Da Hee, Kim Sung Oh, Kim Sang Ho, Park Hyuk Kwon, Ahn Nae Sang, Jin Kyung, Kim Min Gwi, Jung Da Eun, Ahn Chang Hwan, Lee Hae Young, Lee Joong Ok, Hwang Jae Yeol, etc.
Premiere Date: February 1
Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 9 p.m. KST on tvN
“L.U.C.A.: The Beginning” is an action thriller about a man named Ji Oh (Kim Rae Won), who is being chased for his special abilities, and a violent crimes detective named Gu Reum (Lee Da Hee), who is the only one who remembers him. Kim Sung Oh plays Lee Son, who is the chief among Ji Oh’s pursuers and who used to be part of the special forces.

“River Where the Moon Rises”

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Cast: Kim So Hyun, Ji Soo, Lee Ji Hoon, Choi Yoo Hwa, Kang Ha Neul, Kim Bup Rae, Wang Bit Na, Lee Hae Young, Hwang Young Hee, Han Jae Yeong, Seo Dong Hyun, Heo Jung Eun, Park Min Sang, Oh Ah Rin, Park Sang Hoon, etc.
Premiere Date: February 15
Broadcast Details: Mondays and Tuesdays at 9:30 p.m. KST on KBS2
“River Where the Moon Rises” retells the love story between Pyeonggang (Kim So Hyun) and On Dal (Ji Soo), who are characters in a classic Goguryeo folktale. Pyeonggang, also known as Yeom Ga Jin, is an ambitious woman who dreams of becoming the first female to lead Goguryeo, and she uses On Dal’s feelings for her to achieve her goals. Choi Yoo Hwa will play Hae Mo Yong, a beautiful and powerful woman, determined to control Goguryeo, and Lee Ji Hoon will star as Go Geon, the top elite general of Goguryeo.

“Miss Monte-Cristo”

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Cast: Lee So Yeon, Choi Yeo Jin, Lee Da Hae, Lee Hye Ran, Kyung Sung Hwan, Lee Sang Bo, Sunwoo Yong Nyeo, Lee Hwang Ui, Kyung Sook, Lee Mi Young, Oh Mi Hee, etc.
Premiere Date: February 15
Broadcast Details: Weekdays at 7:50 p.m. KST on KBS2
“Miss Monte-Cristo” will tell the thrilling story of a woman who comes close to death when her life is destroyed by the friends she trusted most. After making up her mind to take revenge on those who betrayed her, she returns to reclaim the life that was completely stolen from her. Lee So Yeon will star as Go Eun Jo, who tragically lost everything in what was nearly the happiest moment of her life, while Choi Yeo Jin will play Oh Ha Ra, a greedy and arrogant heiress.

“Sisyphus: The Myth”

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Cast: Cho Seung Woo, Park Shin Hye, Jung Hyung Joon, Seo Yi Soo, Chae Jong Hyeop, Tae Won Suk, Tae In Ho, Go Yoon, Jo Suk Hyun, Kim Jong Tae, Sung Dong Il, etc.
Premiere Date: February 17
Broadcast Details: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9 p.m. KST on JTBC
“Sisyphus: The Myth” is a fantasy mystery drama about Han Tae Sool (Cho Seung Woo), who embarks on a perilous journey to find out the truth, and his savior Kang Seo Hae (Park Shin Hye), who has walked a long and dangerous path for him. Han Tae Sool is a genius who is exceptionally skilled in engineering and coding, causing mysterious beings to be after him. Kang Seo Hae seeks out Han Tae Sool as she firmly believes that if she saves him, he can save the world.

“Hello, Me!”

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Cast: Choi Kang Hee, Kim Young Kwang, Lee Re, Eum Moon Suk, Kim Yoo Mi, Ji Seung Hyun, Choi Dae Chul, Jeong Yi Rang, Kim Yong Rim, Yoon Joo Sang, Park Chul Min, Kim Ki Ri, Go Woori, etc.
Premiere Date: February 17
Broadcast Details: Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. KST on KBS2
“Hello, Me!” is a fantasy romantic comedy about a 37-year-old woman named Ban Ha Ni (Choi Kang Hee), who has become unenthusiastic about love, work, and her dreams. She is visited and consoled by her 17-year-old self (Lee Re), who was passionate about everything and didn’t fear anything in the world. Kim Young Kwang plays the free-spirited second-generation chaebol Han Yoo Hyun who has never grown up.

“Beyond Evil”

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Cast: Shin Ha Kyun, Yeo Jin Goo, Choi Dae Hoon, Choi Sung Eun, Chun Ho Jin, Choi Jin Ho, Gil Hae Yoon, Heo Sung Tae, Kim Shin Rok, Son Sang Gyu, Baek Sung Kwang, Lee Gyu Hee, Nam Yoon Soo, etc.
Premiere Date: February 19
Broadcast Details: Fridays and Saturdays at 11 p.m. KST on JTBC
“Beyond Evil” is a psychological thriller starring Yeo Jin Goo and Shin Ha Kyun as two men who are willing to break the rules and the law in their pursuit of a serial killer. The drama asks, “Who is the monster? Is it you? Is it me? Is it us?” Shin Ha Kyun plays Lee Dong Shik, a former detective in the violent crimes division who has been demoted to a sergeant at a local police station. Yeo Jin Goo plays elite detective Han Joo Won, who comes down to the police station with a secret.

“The Penthouse 2″

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Cast:exact cast TBA
Premiere Date: February 19
Broadcast Details: Fridays and Saturdays at 10 p.m. KST on SBS
Following a successful first season that ended in January, “The Penthouse” is returning with a new season. Set in a 100-floor luxury penthouse apartment, the first season featured three women at the heart of the tale: the “queen” of the penthouse Shim Soo Ryeon (Lee Ji Ah), the “prima donna” Cheon Seo Jin (Kim So Yeon) who will stop at nothing to get what she wants, and Oh Yoon Hee (Eugene) who will do anything it takes to get into the world of high society. The main cast is set to return for the new season, but fans are wondering what will happen with the characters who supposedly died last season.


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Cast:Song Joong Ki, Jeon Yeo Bin, Taecyeon (2PM), Yoo Jae Myung, Kim Yeo Jin, Kwak Dong Yeon, Jo Han Chul, Lee Hang Na, Choi Duk Moon, Ri Woo Jin, Kim Hyung Muk, Yang Kyung Won, Yoon Byung Hee, Kim Sul Jin, Im Chul Soo, etc.
Premiere Date: February 20
Broadcast Details: Saturdays and Sundays at 9 p.m. KST on tvN
“Vincenzo” stars Song Joong Ki as Vincenzo Cassano, an Italian lawyer and Mafia consigliere who moves back to Korea due to a conflict within his organization. He ends up crossing paths with a sharp-tongued lawyer named Hong Cha Young (Jeon Yeo Bin), and the two join forces in using villainous methods to take down villains who cannot be punished by the law.


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Cast:Lee Seo Jin, Lee Joo Young, Kim Young Chul, Moon Jung Hee, Song Young Chang, Kim In Kwon, Yoo Sung Joo, Shim Hyung Tak, Moon Ji In, Heo Jae Ho, Bae Hyun Kyung, Woohee, etc.
Premiere Date: February 20
Broadcast Details: Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30 p.m. KST on OCN
“Times” is a “time-warp” political mystery drama starring Lee Joo Young as Seo Jung In, the daughter of South Korean president Seo Gi Tae (played by Kim Young Chul). After miraculously communicating with journalist Lee Jin Woo (Lee Seo Jin) from five years in the past by phone call, Seo Jung In attempts to prevent the death of her father – but stumbles upon a dangerous truth in the process.


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Cast:Park Hye Soo, Jaehyun (NCT), No Jung Ui, Bae Hyun Sung, Lee Jin Hyuk, Woo Davi, Lee Jung Sic, Hwang Bo Reum Byeol, Eunbin (CLC), Jo Joon Young, etc.
Premiere Date: February 26
Broadcast Details: Fridays at 11:10 p.m. KST on KBS2
A spin-off of the hit web drama series “Love Playlist,” “Dear.M” is a romance drama that tells the story of the campus-wide search for “M,” a mystery individual who is mentioned in an anonymous post that causes a stir on a Seoyeon University online forum. NCT’s Jaehyun will be making his acting debut as Cha Min Ho, a clever and imaginative engineering student. Park Hye Soo will star as the cheerful business major Ma Joo Ah, Cha Min Ho’s best friend who has been single her entire life.

Source: [Soompi]