Korean dramas or K-dramas come in an array of genres, and historical K-dramas are one of the most popular genres among others. Historical K-dramas give audiences a story set in an unfamiliar and exciting South Korean period. The themes in historical K-dramas are also diverse, from action packed sword fights to a tearful romance story, this genre has it all. Here, we will give you five of the latest historical K-dramas.
5 Latest Historical K-Dramas to Watch
1. Joseon Attorney (2023)
The first K-drama on the list is Joseon Attorney. Joseon Attorney is a series that carries the genre of history, action, and revenge. This drama tells the story of a man named Kang Han-soo (Woo Do-hwan). Kang Han-soo wants to avenge the death of his parents. After becoming a successful lawyer, he gets involved with Princess Lee Yeon-joo (Bona) and judge Yoo Ji-sun (Cha Hak-yeon).
2. Kingdom (2019)
The next recommendation for the latest historical romance Korean drama is Kingdom. This series comes with drama, action, and history genres. Kingdom tells the story of a mysterious virus that turns people into zombies. A Crown Prince Lee Chang tries to uncover and protect the people from the virus outbreak.
3. The Forbidden Marriage (2022-2023)
The third is The forbidden Marriage. This one K-drama is a fictional historical story that also takes place in the Joseon Dynasty era. The Forbidden Marriage tells the story of the marriage ban. The rule was made by King Lee Heon after his wife, Crown Princess Ahn, tragically died.
4. The Red Sleeve (2021)
Next one is The red sleeve. Coming with drama, history, and romance genres, this series combines romance and royalty. The Red Sleeve tells the story of a Crown Prince named Lee San and a servant named Sung Deok Im. Lee San suddenly becomes a romantic figure when he is with Deok Im. Lee San wants to make Deok Im a concubine but she refuses.
5. Dr. Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist (2022-2023)
Last one is Poong, The Joseon Psychiatrist. This K-drama tells the story of a doctor named Yoo Se Poong (Kim Min Jae) who is involved in a royal family conspiracy. He moved to the village of Gyesu after being expelled from there. In the village, he meets a single parent woman named Seo Eun Woo (Kim Hyang Gi) and Gye Ji Han (Kim Sang Kyung), a very eccentric teacher. The meeting changed Se Poong’s life and made him want to become a doctor who heals people.
Source : CNNIndonesia