The following K-dramas released this year are guaranteed to give viewers a good laugh.
Despite covering different topics with totally different storylines, somehow 2021 has become the year of many humorous K-dramas. Every episode can bring viewers laughter thanks to all sorts of situations.
One of the most memorable comedy plots of Korean dramas this year is definitely the story of a modern chef who is suddenly transported back to the Joseon era and inhabits the body of a queen in Mr. Queen. With the soul of a man trapped inside in the body of a woman, not to mention in the historical context of the Joseon era, the special queen’s actions and manner of speaking in the drama can make viewers laugh.
This is probably the most entertaining drama on this list thanks to various funny scenes from start to finish. In general, every character, both main and supporting roles are full of humor.
Films and series about the mafia are supposed to be serious and thrilling, but Vincenzo is not one of them. In Vincenzo, the audiences have fun enjoying the hilarious moments of every character, from the mafia, the lawyers to police officers, even the bad guys.
Interwoven with interesting and gripping details, watching Vincenzo brings viewers a delightful experience with the main characters. Viewers wouldn’t get bored watching this drama over and over again.
Hospital Playlist is an emotional and healing medical drama. While watching this series, viewers can settle their emotions, see through the busy life of doctors who always have to face unexpected situations.
Moreover, Hospital Playlist also brings a lot of laughter because the doctors of F5 are all “comedians” with hilarious scenes. In the midst of stressful work, they always remember to make a few jokes, chat, even tease each other which never fails to make the audience laugh.
Another healing drama through which viewers can experience all kinds of emotions, including humor, is Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha. The narrative set in the countryside is established gently and peacefully, each episode follows the people in the Gongjin village and their daily lives.
The funny situations in the drama are quite simple yet create natural and enjoyable laughs. Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha is guaranteed to make your eyes glued to the screen the entire time.
One The Woman
Another drama that looks serious but is actually very funny is One The Woman starring the gorgeous actress Honey Lee. The drama is the story of a prosecutor who changes her identity to become the daughter-in-law of a chaebol who looks exactly the same as her after an accident. The daughter-in-law actually undergoes a tragic life because she is despised by her husband’s family, while the other prosecutor is totally the opposite, someone who thinks big and has the guts to do everything. She is also a funny character.
After changing her identity to become the daughter-in-law of a wealthy family, the whole family gets into trouble because of her. The drama has only broadcast the first 3 episodes, but there are already many interesting and fun situations thanks to Honey Lee’s brilliant acting.
Adding humorous elements combined with the main plot gives the dramas more diversity and brings more interesting scenes to the viewers. This can help suspenseful and thrilling dramas become somewhat less stressful, enhance the emotions for healing dramas, and make historical dramas more fun and feel closer. That’s why K-drama fans often enjoy comedies and can watch them over and over without getting bored.