New year, new dramas! 2017 has a great lineup of dramas starring Park Hae Jin, Joo Won, Ji Sung, Lee Jong Suk, Ji Soo, and more hot guys! Let's take a look the 11 K-dramas we can't wait to watch in 2017!

1. My Secret Romance

Starring  Sung Hoon and Song Ji Eun

Song Ji Eun plays a nutritionist named Lee Yoo Mi, who has made meals for a number of strangers but has yet to make a meal for someone she loves. Lee Yoo Mi is a nerd who wears thick glasses, buttons her shirts all the way to the top, doesn't care much about appearances and has never dated in her life.

She one day meets Sung Hoon (Noble, My Love), who plays a mean and cold-hearted director at the company where she works as a nutritionist. The two end up having a one-night stand and disappear from each others lives. They meet again three years later, kicking off a rollercoaster of a romance that will keep them on their toes as they fall in love. In a world of meaningless connections lacking true feelings, Jin Wook and Yumi starts off their destiny with a one-night stand. What will happen of their epic love? You'll have to watch to find out!


My Secret Romance

Starring Sung Hoon and Song Ji Eun

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2. Queen of Mystery

Starring Choi Kang Hee and Kwon Sang Woo

Yoo Seol Ok (Choi Kang Hee) is a bored housewife who lives out her passion for solving crimes by reading an endless supply of mystery novels. While her husband is a prosecutor, she has always dreamed of being a detective, but gave it up upon marriage. That is, until one day she gets involved in a real-life case, and ends up solving it! This leads her to team up with Ha Wan Seung (Kwon Sang Woo), a passionate detective who is less than thrilled that his new partner is a meddling ajumma.


Queen of Mystery

Starring Kwon Sang Woo and Choi Kang Hee

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3. Band of Sisters

Starring  Kim Joo HyunJang Seo Hee and Oh Yoon Ah

Kim Joo Hyun (aka Han Joo Hyun from Modern Farmer), Jang Seo Hee (Obstetrics and Gynecology Doctors) and Oh Yoon Ah (Saimdang, Light’s Diary) star in an ensemble drama that proves the bonds of joy and love are stronger than even death. When three women lose their loved ones at the same time, they band together and help each other get through the pain and jointly raise a child. The first “sister” is Kang Ha Ri (Kim Joo Hyun), who has a super personality that’s probably a bit too bright for her profession. She is a part-timer, who works at a stationary store and nail shop. The second “sister” is Min Deul Re (Jang Seo Hee). She was once a popular actress. But the industry is brutal and the rule is simple: for the vast majority of actors and actresses, youth gone equals career gone. Now, she’s just a has-been.The third “sister” is Kim Eun Hyang (Oh Yoon Ah), who is chic and elegant. She once worked at who once worked as a secretary at a huge firm. However, now she now focuses entirely on raising her daughter. Together, these three focus on helping each other through tough times and face everything life throws their way. Looking for a way to heal, they bring some joy into their life by caring for a young girl together.



Band of Sisters (Unni Is Alive)

Starring Jang Seo Hee and Oh Yoon Ah

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4. Saimdang: Light's Diary (The Herstory)

Starring: Lee Young Ae and Song Seung Hun

Premiere: January 25 on DramaFever

Synopsis: The Jewel in the Palace star is back as a professor studying the renowned historical figure Shin Saimdang and Shin Saimdang herself.


Saimdang: Light's Diary (Herstory)

Starring Lee Young Ae and Song Seung Hun

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5. Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

Starring: Park Bo Young, Park Hyung Sik, Ji Soo

Premiere: January 27

Synopsis: Do Bong Soon, who’s born with immense strength, falls in love with a troublemaker. Produced by Lee Hyung Min of Winter Sonata and I’m Sorry, I Love You.


Strong Woman Do Bong Soon

Starring Park Bo Young and Kim Ji Soo

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6. Man to Man

Starring: Park Hae Jin, Kim Min Jung, and Yeon Jung Hoon

Premiere: To Be Determined

Synopsis: A talented but mysterious man becomes the bodyguard of a top star. Written by Kim Won Suk of Descendants of the Sun.

7. My Sassy Girl

Starring: Joo Won and Oh Yeon Seo

Premiere: TBD

Synopsis: Based in the historical Joseon time, Kyun Woo meets his sassy girl for more unpredictable romance and fun. Produced by Oh Jin Suk of Yong Pal.

8. Defendant

Starring: Ji Sung, Girls’ Generation’s Yuri, and Uhm Ki Joon

Premiere: TBD

Synopsis: A prosecutor sentenced to death tries to prove his innocence. Written by Choi Soo Jin of City Hunter.

9. The King Is in Love

Starring: Im Si Wan and Girls’ Generation’s Yoona

Premiere: TBD

Synopsis: In this melodrama, prince Wang Won, the first in line to the throne, falls in love with the Scarlett O’Hara of Goryo times.

10. While You Were Asleep

Starring: Lee Jong Suk and Miss A's Suzy

Premiere: TBD

Synopsis: A woman prophesies accidents through her dreams, and a prosecutor wants to prevent her prophetic dreams from happening. Produced by Oh Choong Hwan of Doctor Crush and My Love From Another Star. Written by Park Hye Ryeon of Pinocchio, I Hear Your Voice, and Dream High.

11. Ruler: Master of the Mask

Starring: Kim So Hyun and Yoo Seung Ho

Premiere: TBD

Synopsis: A crown prince fights against political corruption and sentences a man to death. The vengeful daughter of a deceased man finds it hard to seek revenge when she falls in love with the prince.

Honorable Mention: Winter Sonata 2

Pan Entertainment of Bae Yong Jun and Choi Ji Woo’s Winter Sonata is planning a Winter Sonata 2. Winter Sonata screenwriters Yoon Eun Kyung and Kim Eun Her are working on the script for the second version of the drama. Producer Yoon Seok Ho of the original drama will advise the production team once the producing director and actors are determined. The title of the drama will be Winter Sonata 2 and have a subheading. Pan Entertainment plans to premiere the drama in 2017 in Korea, China, and Japan.

Which dramas are you excited about the most? Tell us below!

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