11 Top List of Best tvN Dramas 2021 RANKED Reviewed
TvN is a TV network that offers various drama series with different genres; from Drama, Crime, Rom-Com, to Comedy. Here are the 12 Best TvN Dramas.
“Reply 1988’ is a drama series about friendship and survival. It ran 20 episodes from November 6, 2015 until January 16, 2016.
It was directed by Shin Won Ho and is starred by Hyeri plays the role of Duk Sun who comes from a poor family, Ryoo Joon Yeol plays the role of Jung Hwan whose family became rich overnight, Ko Gyung Pyo plays the role of Sun Woo who is the brightest in their group, being a model student a good son, Lee Dong Hwi plays the role of Dong Ryong who is passionate about dancing, and Park Bo Gum who plays Taek who is a famous Go player also known as God.
‘Reply 1988’ is a drama series that entails how important friendship is that no matter your class in the society you belong to, friends will always be there for you.
The story revolves around 5 people who different personalities and came from different backgrounds but have been friends since they were children. As group of friends, making memories made them have a more solid bond. But the question is what will their future instore for them.
Guardian: The Lonely and Great God
‘Goblin’ is a fantasy drama series that was released and was viewed by many fans from December 2, 2016 and aired its last episode on January 21, 2017.
‘Goblin’ is starred by one of the most sought actors of his generation and one of the most loved by many Korean fanatics all around the globe, Gong Yoo who played the role of Kim Shim. Alongside Gong Yoo are Lee Dong Wook, who played the role of Grim Reaper and Kim Go Eun who played the role of Ji Eun Tak.
‘Goblin’ revolves its story around Kim Shin who became immortal after being killed by the jealous king and searched for a woman who can end his immortality.
After 900 years of searching, he met Ji Eun Tak, a high school student who has the ability to see ghost that would help Kim Shin find his bride. But the twist of fate changed the course of the search and both Kim Shin and Ji Eun Tak fell in love.
‘Goblin’ is considered one of the Best TvN Dramas aired on TV.
Crash Landing on You
‘Crash Landing on You’ is a romance drama series that made another mark on television, the internet and other viewing platforms all around the globe. ‘Crash Landing on You’ ran 16 episodes and aired from December 14, 2019 to February 16, 2020.
‘Crash Landing on You’ was directed by Lee Jung Hyo and was starred by Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin. Hyun Bin played the role of Ri Jeong Hyeok, a North Korean Army officer who tried to hide and protect Yoon Se Ri played by Son Ye Jin, an heiress of one of the biggest conglomerates in South Korea when a paragliding accident happened to Yoon Se Ri
When Yoon Se Ri met the accident, she accidentally landed in the North Korean soil where she was found and helped by Ri Jeong Hyeok where they both fell in love with each other.
‘Crash Landing on You’ is one of the biggest hits and one of the Best TvN Dramas ever produced.
Touch Your Heart
‘Touch Your Heart’ is a romance drama series that was aired from February 6 to March 28, 2019 carrying 16 episodes on TV and was directed by Park Joon Hwa. ‘Touch Your Heart’ was starred by Lee Dong Wook who played the role of Kwon Jung Rok, an attorney in a law firm and Yoo In Na who played the role of Oh Yoon Seo.
Oh Yoon Seo is a beautiful actress whose career declines because of a scandal she was connected to. Despite the decline of her career, a screenwriter chose her to play the lead role for a drama series. The said character is a secretary of a lawyer.
For her to know about the role, she needed to work as a secretary of a real lawyer. She, then, met the Kwon Jun Rok who the actress worked for. At first, he didn’t like it but while Oh Yoon Seo worked for him, a change between the two started.
Hotel Del Luna
‘Hotel Del Luna’ is a suspense drama series that aired 16 episodes on TV and was directed by Oh Choong Hwan. “Hotel del Luna’ was starred by IU and Yeo Jin Goo.
‘Hotel del Luna’ revolves its story around a woman named Jang Man Wol who is played by IU, who committed a grave error many years ago that made her be stuck in the hotel.
While she is running the hotel, the youngest assistant manager named Koo Chan Sung, played by Yeo Jin Goo, who worked for a multinational hotel corporation began working as a manager in Hotel del Luna because his father made a deal with Man Wol years ago.
‘Mr. Sunshine’ is a historical drama series aired on tv carrying 24 episodes which was aired from July 7 until September 30,2018; directed by Lee Eung Bok and co-directed by Jung Ji Hyun.
‘Mr. Sunshine’ was starred by Lee Byung Hun, Kim Tae Ri, Yoo Yeon Seok, Kim Min Jung, and Byun Yo Han. Lee Byung Hun played the major character named Eugene Choi.
‘Mr. Sunshine’ revolves its story around Eugene Choi, a boy from Joseon who boarded an American ship when America had their expedition in 1871.
The boy grew in the United States and became an American Marine. When he came back, he, then, met Go Ae-Shin, played by Kim Tae Ri, a daughter of an aristocrat and fell in love. Aside from the love he found, he also discovered about the plan of Americans to colonize Korea.
‘Signal’ is a mystery drama series aired from January 22 until March 12, 2016 carrying 16 episodes; directed by Kim Won Suk. ‘Signal’ was starred by Lee Je Hoon, Kim Hye Soo, and Cho Jin Woong.
‘Signal’ revolves its plot around Hae Young, played by Lee Je Hoon, who works as a cranial profiler, at the same time a police lieutenant.
He is a cop but never trusts cops because of the trauma he experienced when he was a kid wherein his friend was kidnap and later found dead. He went to the police and told them that it was a woman whom he saw that took his friend but the police announced that it was a man.
Then, at a café, detective Soo Hyun, played by Kim Hye Soo, arrested Hae Young for stalking celebrities not knowing that Hae Young was a police officer. When Hae Young was leaving the police station, he heard a man talking to him through a walkie talkie.
That man is Detective Jae Han played by Cho Jin Woong. He was back then, investigating the disappearance of an elementary student which happened to be Hae Young’s classmate. Then, they started talking and working with each other.
Her Private Life
‘Her Private Life’ is a romantic comedy series that aired 16 episodes from April 10 to May 30, 2019 and was directed by Hong Jong Chan. ‘Her Private Life’ was starred by Park Min Young and Kim Jae Wook,
Park Min Young played the role of Sung Deok Mi who is an art gallery curator who is also a huge fan of an idol group member Shi An and secretly ran a fan website. She focused her attention on her work and on doing various activities to support Shi An.
Meanwhile, Ryan came to the art gallery where Sung Deok mi worked and became the new director. Ryan never showed any interest in anyone until he puts his interest in Sung Deok Mi.
Memories of the Alhambra (2018)
‘Memories of the Alhambra’ is romance drama series that aired 16 episodes and was aired from December 1, 2018 to January 20, 2019 and was directed by Ahn Gil Ho. ‘Memories of the Alhambra’ was starred by two of the best actors and actresses of their generation; Hyun Bin and Park Shin Hye.
‘Memories of the Alhambra’ revolves its story around different events that made the two heroes of the story became closer and came to be involve in an affair.
Yoo Jin Woo who is played by Hyun Bin is an investment company CEO who has a very strong desire for winning and is very spirited but came an emotional trauma when he was betrayed by his friends.
To cope with his emotional; breakdown, he decided to travel to Granada, Spain on business where he met Jung Hee Joo, played by Park Shin Hye. Jung Hee Joo is a former classical guitarist who went to Spain to study further.
After her parents’ death, she supported herself, took various jobs including an old hostel where Yoo Jin Woo stayed. There they met and shared a common bond on interest they both share.
‘Vincenzo’ is a new crime drama series that is expected to be aired on February 20, 2021 and is being eyed to be one of the Best TvN Dramas. It is directed by Kim Hee Won and is starred by one of the most famous actors of his generations, Song Joong Ki playing the role of Vincenzo Casano.
Vincenzo was Park Joo Hyeong before he was adopted and was flown to Italy. He is a lawyer who works for a Mafia.
Because of a war between mafia groups in Italy, he flew back to Korea and works as a lawyer till he meets lawyer Hong Cha Young played by Jeon Yeo Bin. After then, he falls in love with her and romance between the two started.
Another Miss Oh
‘Another Miss Oh’ is a drama series that aired 18 episodes from May 2 until June 28, 2016 and is directed by Song Hyun Wook. ‘Another Oh Hae-young’ is starred by Eric, Seo Hyun Jin, Jeo Hye Bin, Ye Ji Won, Kim Jin Suk and a lot more.
‘Another Oh Hae-young’ is a drama series that has a twisted plot and that will also make you think. The story revolves on the confusion of Park Do Kyung played by Eric, thinking that the woman he was supposed to marry is another Oh Hae Young; both played with different characters by Seo Hyun Jinn ad Jeon Hye Bin.