Upcoming Korean Dramas in December 2021 (With Trailers)

The year 2021 is near to its ending & many good Kdramas have already aired until now such as Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha, Vincenzo, Youth Of May, etc. There are many more like this.

Korean dramas are entertaining & enjoyable to watch with your family. There are different genres of them & all of them are excellent. If you start watching them, you will find it difficult to stop watching.

Upcoming Kdramas in December 2021

Some of the ongoing dramas will end in December – The King’s Affection, Reflection Of You, Jirisan to name a few of them. Many dramas have started airing in November. Now, get ready to watch new dramas.

Korean drama December 2021

Here are the Korean dramas that will start airing in December 2021. These dramas can be streamed on some free streaming sites if you don’t live in South Korea.

1. Our Beloved Summer

A coming of age, romantic comedy revolving around Choi Woong and Yeon Soo, who broke up with a promise never to meet again. The documentary they filmed ten years ago in high school gets the fame and they are by compulsion facing camera once more.

Full details – Our Beloved Summer (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Trailer

Our beloved summer drama 3

Cast –

  • Choi Woo Shik as Choi Woong
  • Kim Da Mi as Gook Yeon Soo
  • Kim Sung Chul as Kim Ji Woong
  • Roh Jeong Eui as NJ

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 6, 2021 to Jan 25, 2022

Network – SBS

2. Artificial City

The drama takes place against the backdrop of an art museum that belongs to Sung Jin Group. A psychological mystery thriller that tells the story of things which lose their meaning when greed and power comes into play.

Full details – Sabotage City (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Trailer

Artificial city drama 1

Cast –

  • Park Soo Ae as Yoon Jae Hee
  • Kim Kang Woo as Jung Joon Hyuk
  • Kim Mi Sook as Seo Han Suk
  • Lee Hak Joo as Han Dong Min

No. Of Episodes – 20

Airing Period – Dec 8, 2021 to Feb 10, 2022

Network – JTBC

3. Taejong Yi Bang Won

The drama depicts the events that led to the fall of the Goryeo Dynasty and the establishment of the Joseon Dynasty. King Taejong, whose birth name was Li Bang Won, helped his father overthrow the Goryeo Dynasty and establish the Joseon Dynasty.

Taejong ti bang won drama preview

Cast –

  • Joo Sang Wook as Lee Bang Won
  • Kim Yeong Cheol as Lee Seong Gye
  • Park Jin Hee as Wonkyung Min
  • Ye Ji Won as Queen Sindeok Kang

No. Of Episodes – 32

Airing Period – Dec 11, 2021 to Mar 27, 2022

Network – KBS1

4. Uncle

Joon Hyeok is an unpopular musician. He had already broken off his relationship with his older sister, when her son appeared before him. His nephew developed obsessive compulsive disorder. Joon Hyeok takes his nephew in and looks after him.

Uncle kdrama

Cast –

  • Oh Jung Se as Wang Joon Hyuk
  • Lee Kyung Hoon as Min Ji Hoo
  • Jeon Hye Jin as Wang Joon Hee
  • Park Sun Young as Park Hye Ryeong

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 11, 2021 to Jan 30, 2022

Network – TV Chosun

5. Bad and Crazy

The drama is about Soo Yeol who has lived his whole life as a materialistic police detective, but changes into a champion for justice and fights against police corruption when he meets ‘K’, a hero of this generation who throws a fist at injustice with no questions.

Full details – Bad and Crazy (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer

Bad and crazy drama preview

Cast –

  • Lee Dong Wook as Soo Yeil
  • Han Ji Eun as Hee Gyeom
  • Wi Ha Joon as ‘K’
  • Cha Hak Yeon as Oh Kyung Tae

No. Of Episodes – 12

Airing Period – Dec 17, 2021 to Jan 22, 2022

Network – tvN, iQiyi

6. Bulgasal: Immortal Souls

A drama that revolves around two characters – Sang Un, a woman who was once a bulgasal but is reincarnated as a human, and Dan Hwal, a man who has turned into a bulgasal during the Joseon dynasty while working as a military official.

Full details – Bulgasal: Immortal Souls (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Trailer

Bulgasal drama 1

Cast –

  • Lee Jin Wook as Dan Hwal
  • Lee Joon as Ok Eul Tae
  • Kwon Na Ra as Min Sang Woon
  • Gong Seung Yeon as Dan Sol

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 18, 2021 to Feb 6, 2022

Network – tvN

7. Snowdrop

Set in 1987, when South Korea was governed by a dictatorial government, a graduate student Soo Ho, who is covered in blood, jumps into the female dormitory at a women’s university. Young Ro finds him and helps to hide him. They develop a romantic relationship.

Full details – Snowdrop (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Trailer, Updates

Snowdrop drama

Cast –

  • Jung Hae In as Im Soo Ho
  • Kim Ji Soo as Eun Young Ro
  • Jang Seung Jo as Lee Kang Moo
  • Yoon Se Ah as Pi Seung Hee

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 18, 2021 to Feb 6, 2022

Network – jTBC

8. When Flowers Bloom, I Think Of The Moon

Set in the Joseon era during a period marked by the strictest alcohol prohibition laws. The story of three people who can ruin each other’s lives because they keep on bumping into each other in front of the secret liquor warehouse.

Full details – When Flowers Bloom, I Think Of The Moon (2021) Drama: Plot, Trailer

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Cast –

  • Yoo Seung Ho as Nam Young
  • Lee Hye Ri as Kang Ro Seo
  • Byeon Woo Seok as Lee Pyo
  • Kang Mi Na as Han Ae Jin

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 20, 2021 to Feb 15, 2022

Network – KBS2

9. Only One Person

A drama in which three terminally ill women who met at a hospice, begin a miraculous journey of facing their precious ‘one person’ after become entangled in an unexpected murder case. They fight to take down the only bad ‘one person’ before they die.

When Flowers Bloom I Think Of The Moon drama 1

Cast –

  • Kim Kyung Nam as Min Woo Cheon
  • Ahn Eun Jin as Pyo In Sook
  • Joy as Seong Mi Do
  • Kang Ye Won as Kang Se Yeon

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec 20, 2021 to Feb 8, 2022

Network – JTBC

10. The Silent Sea

Set in the future, where the earth has undergone desertification & suffers from a lack of water and food. The story revolves around members of a special team sent to secure a mysterious sample from an abandoned research facility on the moon.

Full details – The Silent Sea (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer

The silent sea drama preview

Cast –

  • Gong Yoo as Han Yoon Jae
  • Bae Doo Na as Song Ji An
  • Lee Joonas Ryu Tae Seok
  • Heo Sung Tae as Kim Jae Sun

No. Of Episodes – 8

Release Date – Dec 24, 2021

Network – Netflix

11. Fly High Butterfly

The story is set in a hair salon named ‘Fly High, Butterfly’ who transform customers into ‘butterfly’ and its workers around there. The story follows the story of hair stylists & revolves around three main characters Gi Bbeum, Kwang Soo, and Michelle.

Full details – Fly High, Butterfly (2021) Drama: Release Date, Plot, Cast

Fly high butterfly drama preview

Cast –

  • Kim Hyang Gi as Gi Bbeum
  • Choi Daniel as Kwang Soo
  • Oh Yoon Ah as Michelle
  • Shim Eun Woo as Jen

No. Of Episodes – 16

Airing Period – Dec, 2021 (TBA)

Network – JTBC


Wrapping Up

So, these were the upcoming Kdramas that will start airing in December 2021. You can either watch them while they air one-by-one or binge-watch after they are completely released.

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