12 Top List Best OCN Dramas RANKED 2021 Reviewed
OCN Korean Drama series have been and still are becoming popular around the world. Some of Best OCN Dramas have been adapted by many different countries, and some of them have taken over different platforms where people can view movies and series of different genres.
OCN is one of the most popular TV Channels in Korea producing different drama series, mostly crime, investigative, sci-fi, and mystery drama series.
Here are the 12 Best OCN Dramas You Wouldn’t Want to Miss Watching
The Uncanny Counter
The Uncanny Counter is based on a webcomic entitled “Kyeongirowoon Somoon” that was first published on August 23, 2018 and is written by Jang Yi.
This webcomic can be viewed through Daum Webtoon. The Uncanny Counter is first aired on November 28, 2020 and is stated to be in completion on January 24, 2021, having 16 episodes in total and is currently aired on the timeslot of OCN every Saturday and Sunday at 10:30 PM.
The Uncanny Counter is considered as one of the Best OCN Dramas of 2020-2021 as it was not only viewed by Koreans but also the world as it was considered as the TOP 12 BEST Dramas on Netflix.
The Uncanny Counter revolves its story in demon hunters who disguise themselves as employees of a noodle shop by day and Counters by night. All of them have their own special abilities that they use when hunting demons that came to earth seeking eternal life.
The Uncanny Counter is a star-studded fantasy series that is starred by Jo Byung Kyoo, Yoo Joon Sang, Kim Se Jeong, Yeom Hye Ran, and Ahn Suk Hwan and is directed by Yoo Seon Dong.
Save Me (Korean Drama)
Save Me is a 2017 television series aired by OCN and is considered one of the Best OCN Dramas. It was first aired on August 5, 2017 and aired its last episode on September 24, 2017 having 16 episodes on the air directed by Kim Sung Soo and was starred by Ok Taec Yeon, Seo Yea Ji, Jo Sung Ha, and David Lee.
Save Me revolves its story in 4 young men trying to save a woman from her and her family’s involvement in a religious cult that little by little was sucking them into the cult more and more after the leader of the said cult helped her family when they moved to Muji Gun.
Because of its success, Save me 2 was created and was first aired on May 8, 2019 and televised its final episode on June 27, 2019 carrying 16 episodes that run on Wednesdays and Thursday.
Save ME 2 follows a similar plot with Save Me but with a lot of twists and turns.. Save ME 2 is directed by Lee Kwon and is starred by Kim Min Cheol , Choi Kyung Seok, Kim Young Sun and Sung Cheol Woo.
Stranger From Hell
Strangers from Hell is a thriller-drama series of OCN which first aired in OCN on August 31 and aired its last episode on October 6, 2019 carrying 10 episodes that took the channel’s Saturday and Sunday. Strangers from Hell is adapted from the webtoon written by Kim Yong Ki.
Strangers from Hell is a tory that revolves its story in a young man of his 20’s that lives in an apartment that he finds shady and he feels unease where he lives with and shares different facilities of the apartment with other people who act strange and disturbs him with unpleasantness.
Strangers from Hell is directed by Lee Chang Hee and is starred by Im Si Wan and Lee Dong Wook.
Life On Mars (Korean Drama)
Life on Mars Korean Drama is a detective/ sci-fi drama series that was a remake of the UK television Life on Mars that was aired on BBC from 2006 to 2007. Life on Mars was first aired on June 9, 2018 and ran 16 episodes in the channel. It occupied the Sat and Sunday time slot of OCN.
The last episode was aired on August 5, 2018. Life on Mars is directed by Lee Jung Hyo and is starred by Jung Kyoung Ho.
Life on Mars revolves its story in a man who works on a serial murder case. As he leads the said investigation, he meets an accident that caused him his unconsciousness.
When he wakes up, he, then, is now a detective in a small city in the year 1988 realizing that he travelled across time and went back to the past. And for him to get back to the present time, he needs to solve a murder case.
Tell Me What You Saw
Tell Me What You Saw is crime-mystery drama series that revolves its story in solving a crime with the use of Cha Soo Young’s special ability to remember everything that she saw.
Together with Cha Soo Young is Oh Hyun Jae who used to be a top criminal profiler that lived in reclusion after her fiancé died from an explosion. Because of Cha Soo Young’s ability, she was chosen as a temporary partner of Oh Hyun Jae in solving murder crimes.
Tell Me What You Saw was first released on February 1 and lasted until March 22, 2020 ran 16 episodes on the air of OCN. Tell Me What You Saw is directed by Lee Joon Hyeong and is starred by Jang Hyuk, Soo Young ad Jin Seo Yeon.
Tunnel (Korean Drama)
Tunnel Korean Drama is detective-crime drama series that one of the best OCN dramas starred by Choi Jin Hyuk, Yoon Hyun Min and Lee Yoo Young that is directed by Shin Yong Whee and Nam Ki Hoon.
It was released on March 25 and ran until May 21, 2017 taking the Saturday and Sunday running 126 episodes.
Tunnel Korean Drama revolves its story in catching a serial killer that goes through a tunnel. Choi Jin Hyuk who plays the role of Detective Park Gwang Ho who is accompanied by Yoon Hyun Min who plays the role of Detective Kim Sun Jae and Professor Criminal Psychology Shin Jae Yi who is played by Lee Yoo Young.
The three works together to catch the serial killer that started its killing again after 30 years of being quiet.
Missing Noir M
Missing Noir M is a mystery drama series that revolves its story in a man who holds a secret despite its perfect appearance. Gil Soo Hyun who is played by Kim Kang Woo, is a very intelligent man who attended Harvard University at the age of 10.
He, then worked for the FBi and after 10 years, he decided to go back to Korea. IN Korea, he worked as the lead investigator of the Special Missing Person Unit, solving missing person cases including violent crimes.
While he leads the said unit, Detective Oh Dae Young who is played by Park Hee Soon joins in the unit which made the turn of events of the story.
Missing Noir M was directed by Lee Seung Young and was first released on March 28, 2015 and lasted until May 30 of the same year holding 10 episodes.
Train (Korean Drama)
Train Korean Drama is a mystery/sci-fi drama series that is directed by Ryu Seung Jin and is starred by Yoon Si Yoon, Kyung Soo Jin, Shin So Yul and Lee Hang Na. It was first released on July 11 and ran until August 16, 2020 running 12 episodes in OCN.
Train Korean Drama revolves its story in investigating different crimes where Seo Do Won, played by Yoon Si Yoon, plays a detective role who works too much to run away from his guilt because of his father’s own doing.
Along with Seo Do Won is Seo Kyung, played by Kyung Soo Jin, a prosecutor and Lee Jung Min, who plays the role of a member of the investigation unit.
One day, Do Won found a dead body buried in an old train station that is now abandoned. He, then ,declared it as a murder case where police started investigating. While the investigation grows, he finds out that the train is a portal between 2 parallel universe.
Bad Guys (Korean Drama)
Bad Guys Korean Drama is an action series that revolves in fighting against the rising violent crimes.
To battle the different violent crimes, Police Chief Detective Oh Goo Tak played by Kim Sang Joong, created a team that is composed of criminals; Park Woong Cheol who is a gangster is played by Ma Dong Seok, Lee Jung Moon who is the youngest serial killer that is played by Park Hae Jin, and Jung Tae Soo who is a hired killer played by JO Dong Hyuk.
Police Inspector Yo Mi Young played by Gang Ye Won joins the team to fight against crimes.
Bad Guys Korean Drama was first released on October 4 and ran until December 13, 2014 holding 11 episodes in OCN’s slot.
Black (Korean Drama)
Black Korean Drama is a fantasy drama series where a Grim Reaper takes over the body of a detective while looking for a runaway grim reaper. This fantasy drama was first released on October 14 and ran until December 10, 2017 carrying 18 episodes of the channel. Black Korean Drama was directed by Kim Hong Sun.
‘Black’ who is played by Song Seung Heon takes over the body of Detective Han Moo Gang came down to Earth to find a runaway grim reaper who is Grim Reaper 444 that is played by Kim Tae Woo.
While ‘Black’ is looking for Grim reaper 444, he stumbles on Kang Ha Ram played by Go Ara who has the ability to see the shadows of death that plays an important role in finding the runaway grim reaper.
Instead of letting the shadows of death do their work, they save people’s lives from death which is against the rules of heaven and both of them end up falling in love.
Team Bulldog: Off Duty Investigation
Team Bulldog: Off Duty Investigation revolves in a story of catching criminals by two very different ways. One of which is through the investigation by a detective and the other is through a TV Program.
‘Team Bulldog: Off Duty Investigation’ is starred by Cha Tae Hyun who plays a role of a detective that tries to catch criminals.
He works solo as he never gets along with other detectives. Along with him is Lee Sun Bin who plays the role of Kang Moon Young, a TV program producer that produces the program that catches criminals that police cannot. Both the characters met and they started working together despite their differences.
Team Bulldog: Off Duty Investigation ran 12 episodes in OCN from May 23, until June 28, 2020.
Watcher (Korean Drama)
Watcher is a thriller/ crime drama series that is directed by Ahn Gil Ho and was released on July 6, 2019 and ended on August 25, 2019 running with 16 episodes and is directed by Ahn Gil Ho
Watcher revolves its story in investigating and finding the real killer. Kim Young Koon played by Seo Kang Joon, is a rookie in the police department and professed to be a policeman to find the truth if his father really killed his mom or was his father just set up by people with higher positions in the police department, he works in.
Alongside Seo Kang Joon are Han Suk Kyu who plays the role of a smart and highly praised detective and Kim Hyun Joo who plays the role of a lawyer named Han Tae Joo.
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