Currently Airing Korean Dramas And How To Watch Them — Legally [UPDATED]

Eleven (11) prime-time Korean dramas are airing these days in South Korea. If you’re living in Korea, you can simply watch these shows on television. But if you’re residing in other parts of the world, watching the original telecast is almost always impossible, which is why we have created this list of currently airing Korean dramas and the LEGAL streaming services you can use to watch the series in the United States and the Philippines.

NOTE: This article will always be updated. You can bookmark or visit this page again to find out which major Korean dramas are airing and their availability on the top Korean drama streaming sites.

1. Dr. Romantic 2 (SBS)

Dr. Romantic 2 starring Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-kyung, and Ahn Hyo-seop
  • Genre: Medical Drama
  • Starring: Han Suk-kyu, Lee Sung-kyung, and Ahn Hyo-seop
  • How to watch in the US: Kocowa, OnDemandKorea (Premium), Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Viu

2. Diary Of A Prosecutor (JTBC)

Diary Of A Prosecutor Korean drama starring Lee Sun-kyun and Jung Ryeo-won
  • Genre: Legal Drama
  • Starring: Lee Sun-kyun & Jung Ryeo-won
  • How to watch in the US: Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: iflix, Viu

3. Black Dog (tvN)

Black Dog Korean drama starring Seo Hyun-jin and Ra Mi-ran
  • Genre: Workplace Drama
  • Starring: Seo Hyun-jin & Ra Mi-ran
  • How to watch in the US: Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Viu

4. Forest (KBS2) – Premieres on Jan. 29

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  • Genre: Romance, Medical
  • Starring: Park Hae-jin & Jo Bo-ah
  • How to watch in the US:
  • How to watch in the Philippines:

5. The Game: Towards Zero (MBC)

The Game Towards Zero Korean drama starring Taecyeon and Lee Yeon-hee
  • Genre: Crime Thriller
  • Starring: Taecyeon & Lee Yeon-hee
  • How to watch in the US: Kocowa, OnDemandKorea (Premium), Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines:

6. Money Game (tvN)

Money Game Korean drama starring Go Soo, Lee Sung-min and Shim Eun-kyung
  • Genre: Financial Thriller
  • Starring: Go Soo, Shim Eun-kyung, & Lee Sung-min
  • How to watch in the US: OnDemandKorea
  • How to watch in the Philippines:

7. Hot Stove League (SBS)

Hot Stove League Korean drama starring Namgoong Min and Park Eun-bin
  • Genre: Sports-themed Drama
  • Starring: Namgoong Min & Park Eun-bin
  • How to watch in the US: Kocowa, OnDemandKorea (Premium), Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Viu

8. Itaewon Class (JTBC) – Premieres on Jan. 31

Itaewon Class Korean drama starring Park Seo-joon and Kim Da-mi
  • Genre: Romance, Youth Drama
  • Starring: Park Seo-joon & Kim Da-mi
  • How to watch in the US: Netflix
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Netflix

9. Touch (Channel A)

Touch Korean drama starring Jo Sang-wook and Kim Bo-ra
  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • Starring: Joo Sang-wook & Kim Bo-ra
  • How to watch in the US: Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: K-PLUS

10. Never Twice (MBC)

  • Genre: Family, Comedy
  • Starring: Park Se-wan, Kawak Dong-yeon
  • How to watch in the US: Kocowa, OnDemandKorea (Premium), Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Viu

11. Beautiful Love, Wonderful Life (KBS2)

Beautiful Love Wonderful Life Korean drama
  • Genre: Romance
  • Starring: Seol In-ah, Kim Jae-young, Jo Yoon-hee, & Yoon Park
  • How to watch in the US: Kocowa, OnDemandKorea (Premium), Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Viu

12. Crash Landing On You (tvN)

Crash Landing On You Korean drama starring Hyun Bin and Son Ye-jin
  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • Starring: Hyun Bin & Son Ye-jin
  • How to watch in the US: Netflix
  • How to watch in the Philippines: Netflix

13. Selection: The War Between Women (TV Chosun)

Selection: The War Between Women starring Jin Se-yun & Kim Min-kyu
  • Genre: Historical Drama
  • Starring: Jin Se-yun & Kim Min-kyu
  • How to watch in the US: Viki
  • How to watch in the Philippines:

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