10 Korean Dramas Coming Out In May 2019

Published Categorized as Korean Drama, NEWS

Hey Kdrama family, I really can’t believe we’re almost in the month of May. I’m really excited because there are lots of good dramas coming out in May.

I’ve made a list for you so you can keep track of all the dramas scheduled to be released in May.

Different Dreams- May 4, 2019


Starring: Lee Yo-Won, Yoo Ji-Tae, Lim Ju-Hwan
Lee Young-Jin (Lee Young Jin) is Korean, but she was raised by Japanese people. Lee Young-Jin is now a surgeon, but she becomes an intelligence agent for the provisional government of Korea. She gets involved with turmoil during the Pacific War.
Yoo Ji Tae plays Kim Won Bong, the leader of a secret society fighting for Korean independence. The two characters become undercover operatives for the Korean provisional government based in Shanghai.

  • Episodes: 40
  • Airs: May 4, 2019
  • Airs On: Saturday
  • Network: MBC
  • Duration: 35 min

Abyss- May 6, 2019

Starring: Park Bo-Young, Ahn Hyo-Seop, Lee Sung-Jae
“Abyss” is about a man and a woman who tragically die and are given another chance at life through soul-reviving marbles in a magical abyss.

  • Episodes: 16
  • Airs: May 6, 2019 – Jun 25, 2019
  • Airs On: Monday, Tuesday
  • Network: tvN
  • Duration: 60 min


The Secret Life of My Secretary- May 6, 2019

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Do Min Ik is an intelligent, perfectionist man with a heart of stone and the Chief of Team 1 at T&T Mobile Media who always relies on his secretary, the hot-tempered Jung Gal Hee. Although she diligently carries out the tasks her mean boss instructs her to do, she does not hold back in saying what she wishes to say.

  • Episodes: 32
  • Airs: May 6, 2019
  • Airs On: Monday, Tuesday
  • Network: SBS
  • Duration: 35 min.


Save Me 2- May 8, 2019

Starring:  Um Tae-Goo, Cheon Ho-Jin, Esom,  Kim Young-Min
Residents in a small town fall into a state of chaos due to the presence of a false religious group. Kim Min-Cheol (Um Tae-Goo) was once a promising judo athlete in his high school days, but, due to his personality with a strong sense of justice, he went in and out of prison. One day, he hears that his hometown of Wolchoori is designated as a an area to be submerged and residents will receive compensation. Kim Min-Cheol goes back to Wolchoori. He sees strangers in the town and feels something weird.

Choi Kyung-Seok (Cheon Ho-Jin) comes to Wolchoori. He looks like a nice man with a smile on his face. The residents don’t trust him at first, but he helps them receive compensation and they begin to trust him. Choi Kyung-Seok then tries to set up a religious organization.

  • Episodes: 16
  • Airs: May 8, 2019 – Jun 27, 2019
  • Airs On: Wednesday, Thursday
  • Network: OCN
  • Duration: 60 min.

 One and Only Love – May 15, 2019

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Starring: L, Shin Hye-Sun, Lee Dong-Gun, Kim Bo-Mi
Dan is an angel. He is also a troublemaker and also an optimist. Yeon Seo is a ballerina who does not believe in love.
Dan then receives a mission. If he succeeds, he can return to Heaven. His mission is to find true love for Yeon Seo, but Dan soon falls in love with her.

  • Episodes: 32
  • Airs: May 15, 2019 – Jul 4, 2019
  • Airs On: Wednesday, Thursday
  • Network: KBS2
  • Duration: 35 min.

Absolute Boyfriend- May 15, 2019

Dan Dan, is a woman who works as a special effects make-up artist but has a very cold-heart. She then, unexpectedly, falls in love with Yeong Goo, a humanoid robot programmed to be a perfect boyfriend. Yeong Goo begins to develop human emotions, and they end up in a love triangle with her famous actor childhood friend, Ma Wang Joon, who also falls for her.

  • Episodes: 40
  • Airs: May 15, 2019 – Jul 18, 2019
  • Airs On: Wednesday, Thursday
  • Network: SBS
  • Duration: 35 min

Voice 3-  May 15, 2019

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Starring: Lee Jin Wook,  Lee Ha Na,  Son Eun Seo
Emergency 112 call center members deal with an international evil cartel. The group is involved in the internet’s dark web.

  • Country: South Korea
  • Episodes: 16
  • Airs: May 15, 2019
  • Airs On: Saturday, Sunday

Spring Night- May 22, 2019

Starring:  Jung Hae In, Han Ji Min, Kim Joon Han
The story of a couple who hits the point in their relationship where they must think about marriage, which prompts them to examine and appreciate and understand their love in a whole new way. Lee Jung In is a woman in her 30’s. She works as a librarian. Yoo Ji Ho works as a pharmacist and he has a warm heart.
Episodes: 32
Airs: May 22, 2019 –
Airs On: Thursday, Wednesday
Network: MBC, Netflix
Duration: 35 min.

The Wind Blows- May 27, 2019

Starring: Kam Woo-Sung, Kim Ha-Neul, Kim Sung
Do-Hoon (Kam Woo-Sung) and Soo-Jin (Kim Ha-Neul) are a married couple. Do-Hoon learns that he has Alzheimer’s disease. He decides to divorce Soo-Jin out of concern for her future. The couple divorced.
6 years later, they meet again.

  • Episodes: 16
  • Airs: May 27, 2019
  • Airs On: Monday, Tuesday
  • Network: jTBC
  • Duration: 1 hr. 10 min.

Aide- May 31, 2019

Starring: Lee Jung-Jae, Shin Min-A, Kim Dong-Joon
Aide tells the story of politicians who control the world while standing behind the spotlight and engage in the dangerous gambling of politics. Jang Tae Joon graduated from the Korean National Police University and worked as a detective. Now, he is the chief aide to a 4-time lawmaker. He has excellent intuition, a cold-blooded decisiveness and a strong desire to win. 
Meanwhile Kang Sun Young is a first-year lawmaker who got elected through proportional representation and is a spokesperson for her party.  She is ambitious and does her job well. 

  • Episodes: 10
  • Airs: May 31, 2019
  • Airs On: Friday, Saturday
  • Network: jTBC
  • Duration: 60 min

Which one are you excited for the most?]]>