Oh, the glorious ‘90s! The good ol’ days when the youth rollerbladed and played with their kirbys, and generation X sang and danced to Michael Jackson. In the 1990s in Korea, they witnessed the advent of pop singers like Seo Taiji and H.O.T, and the resurgence of interest in basketball. Let’s take a look at five TV shows that will make you nostalgic for the ‘90s!

1. Go Back Couple

An unhappy couple travels back into the ‘90s when it all began. They have a second chance at life, but that doesn’t mean they want to spend it with each other!

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Go Back Couple

Starring Jang Na Ra and Son Ho Jun

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2. Miss Korea

It’s 1997, and times are rough for a cosmetics company, but there’s nothing great PR can’t save! Kim Hyung Joon (Lee Sun Gyun) hatches a plan to turn the awkward girl next door (Lee Yeon Hee) into the next Miss Korea!

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Miss Korea

Starring Lee Yeon Hee and Lee Sun Gyun

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3. The Golden Empire

Rome wasn’t built in a day. And neither was modern-day South Korea. Golden Empire chronicles the rise of a conglomerate empire from the early '90s through the new millennium.

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The Golden Empire

Starring Go Soo and Son Hyun Joo

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4. Answer Me 1997

High school student Sung Si Won (Jung Eun Ji) fangirls hard for the first generation K-pop band H.O.T. She and her five friends make up this drama, which realistically recreates the ‘90s K-pop culture. This sweet drama is sure to please anyone who has fond memories of innocent K-pop, Guess T-shirts and Super Nintendo. It stars Jung Eun Ji of the K-pop group APink, Seo In Gook (Love Rain), Shin So Yool, and former '90s K-pop idol Eun Ji Won of Sechs Kies!

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Answer Me 1997

Starring Jung Eun Ji and Seo In Guk

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5. Answer Me 1994

Generation Y, meet Generation X: on the heels of the success of Answer Me 1997, ‘90s nostalgia continues with a prequel set in 1994. Journey with a group of college students as they discover the now legendary—then new—K-pop group Seo Taiji and the Boys, as well as the Korean Basketball League, "new" technology, and grungy fashion trends. Sometimes you’ve just got to look to your past in order to appreciate the present. Every generation is sure to find something to love in this field trip back into time!


BONUS: Infinity Challenge’s "Saturday Saturday" event featured '90s K-pop stars

Variety show Infinity Challenge invited ‘90s pop stars for encore performances! The Apr. 16, 2016 episode stars Sechs Kies. The Nov. 8, 2014, Dec. 20, 2014, Dec. 27, 2014, and Jan. 3, 2015, episodes star Kangta, Jinusean, Lee Jung Hyun, Ok Joo Hyun, Turbo (Kim Jong Kook & Kim Jung Nam), S.E.S. (Bada & Shoo) with Seohyun, and more. You can see the full list here.


Which '90s drama is your favorite? Please let us know below!

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