2023 is filled with K-dramas of top-tier actors, from Song Hye Kyo to Kim Tae Hee

Fans can’t help but be hyped for star-studded drama comeback lineup of 2023

Kim Tae Hee

In 2023, Kim Tae Hee will return to the small screen with a mystery thriller drama called “A House with a Yard”, where the actress plays a housewife with a seemingly “picture-perfect family” – a doctor for a husband and a smart and handsome son. However, one event turns her life upside down. 

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Lim Ji Yeon from “The Glory” reportedly stars in the project as well. According to Star News, the drama is set to air on ENA this June. 

Lee Min Ho – Gong Hyo Jin

Lee Min Ho and Gong Hyo Jin will work together in the sci-fi romantic comedy “Ask the Stars” that tells the story of an astronaut and a tourist who meet and fall in love at a space station. The drama marks Gong Hyo Jin’s return to the small screen after 4 years. 

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Lee Dong Wook

Lee Dong Wook is returning to the drama scene for the second season of “Tale of the Nine-tailed.” This time, Lee Yeon (Lee Dong Wook) will travel back to the year 1938 where he meets Ryu Hong Joo (Kim So Yeon). Ryu Hong Joo is a guardian mountain spirit who became the owner of Myoyeongak in 1938, a luxury restaurant in the capital of Gyeongseong. Hong Joo fell heads over heels over Lee Yeon at first sight but could make him hers. In their reunion, Hong Joo is delighted to have a second chance with Lee Yeon. 

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For this time travel, Lee Yeon also reunites with his brother Lee Rang (Kim Bum) and has a face-off with his old friend, Cheon Moo Young (Ryu Khyung Soo). In this second season, Lee Yeon has to figure out a way to return to his timeline. 

Park Seo Joon

Park Seo Joon will return with two projects in 2023. In the drama department, he is the leading man for “Gyeongseong creature”, starring alongside Han So Hee. Here, he transforms into Jang Tae Sang, wealthy man and best informant in Gyeongseong. For Han So Hee, she transforms into a specialist in finding people called Yoon Chae Ok. A series of missing cases occur and it depends on Tae Sang and Chae Ok to figure out what happened. The pair soon discovers a horrid entity along the way. 

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Meanwhile, Park Seo Joon’s movie project takes a lighter and warmer tone as the actor stars alongside IU in “Dream”. Here, the actor transforms into Yoon Hong Dae, a professional soccer player who receives a disciplinary probation and has to be responsible for a soccer team of homeless people. While this special team troubles Hong Dae at first, he grows to love and care for them and becomes their true leader. Lee So Min (IU) is an aspiring director who wants to make a documentary about Hong Dae’s soccer team. 

Park Shin Hye

Park Shin Hye will return to the drama scene this October with a romantic comedy, medical drama called “Doctor Slump”, co-starring Park Hyung Sik. Yeo Jung Woo (Park Hyung Sik) was a prodigy during his student days and became a plastic surgeon with ease. However, some complication alters life and pushes Jung Woo to an edge. 

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Nam Ha Neul (Park Shin Hye) is an excellent anaesthesiologist who is lauded to be a genius. Through the years, all she cares about is working and studying. One day, she realizes her life has never been happy and decides to change that. 

Nam Ha Neul meets Yeo Jung Woo at the worst period of their respective lives. They encourage and cheer each other on their next step in life and gradually develop romantic feelings for the opposite. 

Source: K14

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