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Is your watchlist for January ready? If not it is time to look at the new release of this month.

Every month, Kpopmap selects dramas (and TV shows) that are about to start airing to look forward to. Compare to the packed month of December, there are few dramas starting in January but they need all your attention.

Here are 3 dramas and 1 TV show starting in January to not forget to watch.

 

1. "She Would Never Know"

Top 3 K-Dramas & 1 Netflix Release To Have On Your Watchlist This January

JTBC

When: From Jan. 18 on JTBC

Cast: SF9's RoWoon, Won JinAh, Lee HyunWook, Lee JooBin

Summary: It tells the pull-and-push romance of a lovely sunbae and a handsome, sexy, serious, and straightforward hoobae.

Genre: Office romance

Why look forward to it?: The first reason to look for it is RoWoon. He is a hot rising actor who has gained a lot of popularity through his good acting and eye-candy look in "Extraordinary You". Many are looking forward to his new drama.

Looking at the few releases of JTBC (poster, still cuts, and teaser), the chemistry between RoWoon and Won JinAh already seems perfect and their love story filled with heart-fluttering moments. Fans of romance should make sure to have this drama on their watchlist.

For more information, teaser, and characters’ descriptions, you can check our cast and summary here.

 

2. "Busted 3"

Top 3 K-Dramas & 1 Netflix Release To Have On Your Watchlist This January

Netflix

When: From Jan. 22 on Netflix

Cast: Yoo JaeSuk, EXO's SeHun, Park MinYoung, Lee SeungGi, Lee KwangSoo, Kim JongMin, and (Kim) SeJeong

Summary: A variety show where detectives are solving mysteries.

Genre: Variety TV Program

Why look forward to it?: After the success of the season 1 and 2, the hilarious cast is back for an exciting season 3. The new season promises to be fun and filled with stars appearance including SF9's RoWoon, Kim HyeYoonEXO's SuHoHwang BoRaPyo YeJinKim BoRa, Son JiHyo, Ahn BoHyun, Im SooHyang, Ha SungWoo, etc.

For more information, and the teaser, you can check our cast and summary here.

 

3. "Replay: The Moment"

Top 3 K-Dramas & 1 Netflix Release To Have On Your Watchlist This January

LIKE THAT

When: From Jan. 19 on OTT platforms, From Jan. 26 on LIKE THAT YouTube

Cast: (G)I-DLE's MiYeon, Kim MinChul, SF9's HwiYoung, Choi JiSoo, H.B.Y's Marco, Kwon HyukSoo

Summary: "The moment my first love starts again". It tells the relatable romance of eighteen years old who are clumsy and uncertain but with pure hearts.

Genre: Romance, School, Music

Why look forward to it?: This web drama will interest fans of school romance and music drama. K-Pop fans will also look forward to MiYeon, HwiYoung and Marco's acting and their characters from the high school band club.

For more information, teaser, and characters’ descriptions, you can check our cast and summary here.

 

4. "Are You Leaving?" / "Leave Me Not"

Top 3 K-Dramas & 1 Netflix Release To Have On Your Watchlist This January

Seezn

When: From Jan. 26 on Seezn and SKY -->update: the drama's premiere was pushed to Feb. 11

Cast: SF9's Chani, Park JungYeon, N.Flying's Lee SeungHyub, LUNARSOLAR's JiAn 

Summary: It is a music fantasy romance drama about the love and dreams of young people in their 20s with a focus on Park Yeon, one of the three musical genius of Korea who comes from the past, Min YooJung, a modern girl who is busking, Lee Won a musician in the past century and currently a popular idol, and DoYoung an oracle in the past century and currently head of an entertainment agency.

Genre: Romance, Fantasy, Music

Why look forward to it?: The web drama is based on the webtoon of the same title. The drama's plot and genre are original with a mix of past and present, K-Pop idols, mystery, and romance. Not much was released from the drama yet but it worth looking forward to it.

For more information and characters’ descriptions, you can check our cast and summary here.

Top 3 K-Dramas & 1 Netflix Release To Have On Your Watchlist This January

"Are You Leaving?" Webtoon / Chani's Instagram / Park JungYeon's Instagram / FNC / LUNARSOLAR Official

 

Which (web) drama or TV show are you looking for in January?

Jan 08, 2021 ~ Jan 18, 2021

She Would Never Know

66.4%

Busted 3

10.7%

Replay: The Moment

9.3%

Are You Leaving?

8.6%

Other

5%

Kim SeJeong

Kim SeJeong

2 Fans

N.Flying

N.Flying

465 Fans

Lee SeungHyub

Lee SeungHyub

302 Fans

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Sheeniii
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Sheeniii
Jan 11, 2021 11:18 am

It definitely looks like the writer of this article is a fantasy....lol, I love it...eye candy to see sf9 everywhere😅😍😍😘☺️

Mayalove
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Mayalove
Jan 10, 2021 05:00 pm

All shows have SF9 😍😍😍

Fantasy
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Fantasy
Jan 8, 2021 05:06 pm

Fantasy be ready....too many sf9 dramas coming ur way also looking forward to these dramas😄

marie
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marie
Jan 8, 2021 04:25 pm

Rowoon drama is coming. I am soooooo happy :D:D:D:D:D:D:D