Come sample what’s headed to your screen very soon, including Peng, which is set to debut on Thursday!
(Plot descriptions courtesy of our friends at MyDramaList.com.)
COMING THIS WEEK
October 7, Viki, Yoon So Hee (Witch’s Love)
“PENG” is about a woman entering her 30s as four different men become entangled in her life.
30-year-old Go Sa Ri is trying to start fresh as she says goodbye to her 20s, but runs into difficulties when her ex-boyfriend, a younger guy, her best friend, and her boss try to win her over — all at the same time.
Pi Jung Won is a talented artist who owns a gallery and cafe and starts developing feelings for his best friend. Ki Sun Jae, the CEO of the fashion brand Go Sa Ri works for, appears cold and perfect, but his actions are warm. Yeon Ha Rim is a younger guy who expresses his feelings easily.
October 30, Viki, Park Hae Soo (Squid Game), Lee Hee Joon (Mouse), Kim Soo Hyun (Standby)
In “Chimaira,” a present-day case is found to be related to an explosion and series of murders in 1984 known as the Chimaira Incident. The story follows a violent crimes detective named Jae Hwan, a criminal profiler named Yoo Jin, and a surgeon named Joong Yeob, as they track down the criminal and uncover the secrets between the two cases.
November 3, Im Soo Jung (Search WWW), Lee Do Hyun (18 Again)
Set at a corrupt private high school with preferential treatment, “Melancholia” will tell the beautiful story of a math teacher and a genius math student.
Ji Yoon Soo is a high school math teacher who appears good-natured on the outside but gets very tenacious and stubborn once she makes up her mind about something. Extremely passionate about math, she is a teacher who encourages her students to find their own answers.
Math genius Baek Seung Yoo is a guy of few words who is a voluntary outsider and enjoys taking photos with a DSLR camera. Although ranked last place at his high school, he actually dominated math Olympiads when he was younger, entered the Massachusetts Institute of Technology at age 10, and dropped out at age 12.
November 19, Netflix, Yoo Ah In (Chicago Typewriter), Park Jung Min (Entourage), Kim Hyun Joo (Watcher)
People hear predictions on when they will die. When that time comes, a death angel appears in front of them and kills them.
Jung Jin Soo is the head of the new religion Saejinrihwe. He speaks about the phenomenon when death angels from Hell come and state it’s a revelation from God. Jung Jin Soo has intense charisma and a mysterious aspect.
Bae Young Jae is a program director for a broadcasting station. He tries to dig out the truth about the religious group Saejinrihwe. Min Hye Jin is a lawyer. She stands up against the group “Hwasalchok” (‘Arrowhead’), which consists of people who blindly follow Saejinrihwe.
Song So Hyun is Bae Young Jae’s wife. She collapses in emotional pain, which she can not deal with. Jin Kyung Hoon is a detective and investigates cases involving the appearance of angels of death.
Are you excited for the new dramas headed our way, drama fans? Drop down in the comments below and let us know which ones you’ll be watching!
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