After tons of new premieres in February, March slows down a bit, but just a little. We have several new dramas to choose from, and they are each quite different from each other. Let’s see what we have to look forward to in this March 2021 edition of “Korean Dramas You Need to Be Watching.”
This monthly series is meant to keep you updated on what’s happening in that amazing world of Korean dramas so that you don’t miss out on anything! Here are the kdramas you should keep an eye out for in March 2021:
Lee Seung Gi is back with a new drama which has me more than excited to check it out! We have a pretty intense looking series with the upcoming Mouse, so I’m anticipating lots of thrills.
Mouse is a suspense drama where humans have the ability to test a baby’s DNA while still in the womb and determine whether or not they are a psychopath. A rookie detective (Lee Seung Gi) has a life changing encounter with a psychopath that has the entire nation on edge.
Mouse is scheduled to premiere March 3 on tvN.
PREMIERING IN MARCH:
2. Joseon Exorcist
Joseon Exorcist is a fantasy historical about the the undead coming back to life after being killed by the royal family and wreaking havoc on the kingdom. A prince (Jang Dong Yoon) steps up to battle them.
Joseon Exorcist is scheduled to premiere in March on SBS.
3. Love Alarm 2
Love Alarm 2 is based on the webtoon of the same name about a love triangle that is complicated by the use of a phone application that tells them if someone close by has feelings for them.
Love Alarm 2 is scheduled to premiere March 12 on Netflix.
4. Oh! Master
Oh! Master is a romantic comedy about a drama writer (Lee Min Ki) who doesn’t want to date and a popular actress (Nana) who struggles to date that end up living together.
Oh! Master is scheduled to premiere in March on MBC.
Navillera tells the story of a 70 year old man (Park In Hwan) and a young man (Song Kang) in his twenties who become friends through ballet and pursue their dreams.
Navillera is scheduled to premiere March 22 on tvN.
CURRENTLY AIRING IN MARCH:
6. River Where the Moon Rises
River Where the Moon Rises is set during the Goguryeo era and is about an ambitious princess (Kim So Hyun) who uses a foolish man’s (Ji Soo) feelings to her advantage and experiences conflicting emotions.
River Where the Moon Rises airs Monday and Tuesday on KBS.
7. Sisyphus: The Myth
Sisyphus: The Myth is a sci-fi mystery drama about a genius engineer (Jo Seung Woo) who gets involved in a dangerous situation in order to find the truth that is saved by an elite warrior (Park Shin Hye) who has the skills to survive in a world ruled by gangsters and warlords.
Sisyphus: The Myth airs Wednesday and Thursday on JTBC.
Vincenzo is about a lawyer (Song Joong Ki) who is a Mafia advisor that moves to Korea and meets another lawyer (Jeon Yeo Bin).
Vincenzo is scheduled airs Saturday and Sunday on tvN.
9. Beyond Evil
Beyond Evil is a psychological thriller about a former detective (Shin Ha Kyun) demoted to doing menial work at a police station who is partnered with a talented younger detective (Yeo Jin Goo) as they as they pursue a serial killer.
Beyond Evil airs Friday and Saturday on JTBC.
10. Hello? It’s Me!
Hello? It’s Me! is a fantasy romantic comedy about a 37 year contract worker (Choi Kang Hee) who faces her 17 year old self and the son of a chaebol family (Kim Young Kwang) as they experience growth.
Hello? It’s Me! airs Wednesday and Thursday on KBS.
AND SO YOU’RE UP TO DATE,
OTHER DRAMAS THAT WILL BE ENDING IN MARCH:
L.U.C.A.: The Beginning
L.U.C.A.: The Beginning is about the idea that all species descended from a common ancestor. It focuses on a man (Kim Rae Won) who is born into the world of genetics and has special powers but doesn’t know who he is so he is looking for answers. He is joined by a detective (Lee Da Hee) on his search.
L.U.C.A.: The Beginning airs Monday and Tuesday on tvN.
Love Scene Number
Love Scene Number follows the complicated love lives of four women (Kim Bo Ra, Shim Eun Woo, Ryu Hwa Young, Park Jin Hee) of different ages facing turning points in their lives.
Love Scene Number airs Monday on MBC.
She Would Never Know
She Would Never Know is an office romantic comedy set at a cosmetics company about the romance between a sunbae (Won Jin Ah) who is a brand marketer that has dreams of starting her own cosmetics brand and a hoobae (Rowoon) who is also a brand marketer.
She Would Never Know airs Monday and Tuesday on JTBC.
Royal Secret Agent
Royal Secret Agent is about a secret royal inspector (L) during the Joseon Era whose job is to spend his nights among the regular people while hiding his identity and then report back to the king the problems they face.
Royal Secret Agent airs Monday and Tuesday on KBS.
Times is a political thriller about a reporter from 2020 (Lee Joo Young) who is able to call a reporter in 2015 (Lee Seo Jin), and they team up to prevent the assassination of the president.
Times airs Saturday and Sunday on OCN.
Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce)
Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) is about three women in their 30’s, 40’s, and 50’s (Lee Ga Ryeong, Park Joo Mi, Jeon Soo Kyung) who face difficult times alongside their husbands.
Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) airs Saturday and Sunday on TV Chosun.
What dramas are you looking forward to or enjoying in March?
Make sure to get caught up because there are more dramas coming your way in April!
For the latest dramas, check out the
July 2021 Drama Guide
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