There’s no better cure for a bad mood than a good Korean drama and the ones in this list will really keep you hooked.
If you want uplifting dramas that would immediately boost your mood and lift your spirits, you’ll want to give these feel-good Kdramas a chance.
1. Extraordinary Attorney Woo
This is a comforting legal K-drama that tells the story of Woo Young Woo, a lawyer who is neurodivergent.
The series shows her struggles and achievements and her love story and it was the most healing thing ever.
2. Hospital Playlist
In this drama, a crew of long-time friends-turned-doctors juggle medicine and music, and watching their daily grind, laughing at their trials, and experiencing their heartwarming relationships was the most perfect thing.
3. Be Melodramatic
Be Melodramatic follows the lives of three women who are in their late twenties and work in the entertainment industry.
They have different personalities, goals, and love interests, but they support each other through thick and thin.
Packed with witty banter, quirky characters, and relatable moments, it’s a drama that’ll lift your spirits instantly.
4. Mr. Queen
This is a historical fantasy comedy that involves a time slip.
A chef from today finds himself in a Joseon-era queen’s shoes and now must deal m with palace drama, royal affections, and an identity crisis.
The comedy in this drama hit all the right notes, and trust me when I say its unique blend of romance, politics, and hilarity will keep you hooked.
5. Yumi’s Cells
Yumi is a working woman who has trouble expressing her feelings.
In the drama, you can also see the adorable interactions among her brain cells, which represent her emotions, and it’s such a feel-good drama that’ll lighten your spirit.
6. Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha
Set in a seaside village called Gongjin, this healing Korean drama was a breath of fresh air and I didn’t regret watching it.
It revolves around Hye Jin, a dentist who moves from the city to the countryside, and Doo Shik, a handyman who helps everyone in the village.
They have a bickering but sweet relationship that will make you smile, and you’ll totally fall in love with them too.
7. Welcome to Waikiki
This is a sitcom-like drama that follows the lives of three friends who run a hostel and dream of achieving their goals.
They also take care of a single mother and her baby who join their family, as well as one of the boy’s ex-girlfriend.
When I tell you that this entire ensemble cast held my heart, I’m not joking – This wholesome drama is full of laughter and friendship, and will absolutely make you feel good.
Will you watch any of these uplifting Korean dramas? Let me know which is a fave in the comments below.
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