For drama fans, August will be especially thrilling. New dramas with refreshing formats and colorful charms, including the long-awaited Stranger 2, are preparing to meet viewers. Let’s take a look at new dramas that will premiere in mid-August.
SF8, which is set to premiere on August 14, is an SF Anthology series and will tell the story of a near-future where people dream of a perfect world with technological developments. A total of 8 directors will introduce various materials that were not easily seen in existing dramas, including artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), robot, game, fantasy, horror, superpowers, disaster.
Stranger 2, which fans have been waiting for about 3 years, will finally hit the small screen on August 15. It depicts the story of prosecutor Hwang Shi Mok and detective Han Yeo Jin, who find themselves on opposing sides as the prosecutor’s office and the police battle over investigation authority. In addition to actors from the previous season, Jo Seung Woo, Bae Doo Na, Lee Joon Hyun, and Yoon Se Ah, new actors, Choi Moo Sung and Jeon Hye Jin, have joined the new season.
When I Was the Most Beautiful
When I Was the Most Beautiful, which will premiere on August 19, is a melodrama that shows the dangerous love of two brothers over one woman and the whirlpool of inappropriate desires. Im Soo Hyang, Ji Soo, and Ha Seok Jin will play the main characters of the deadly love triangle, raising expectations for the upcoming authentic melodrama.
Missing: The Other Side
As a follow-up of Train, Missing: The Other Side is set to premiere on August 29. It is a mystery fantasy drama that finds the missing body and tracks the truth behind the incident in a village that holds spirits of missing, deceased people. The unique setting of the village where the spirits gather and the eye-catching lineup, including Go Soo, Heo Joon Ho, and Ahn So Hee, have drawn attention.
Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol
Starring Go Ah Ra and Lee Jae Wook, Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol depicts the cheerful romance between pianist Goo Ra Ra and free spirit Sun Woo Joon against the backdrop of a piano academy in a rural village. Veteran actors like Kim Joo Heon and Ye Ji Won have joined as supporting roles, and MONSTA X’s Kihyun will participated in the OST. The drama will premiere on August 26.
Alice, starring Kim Hee Sun and Joo Won, will meet with viewers on August 28. It is a fantasy drama about the time travel of a woman who looks like the man’s dead mother and the man who lost his emotions. Previously, the drama made headlines as Joo Woon’s comeback drama.
Do You Like Brahms?
SBS, which hasn’t presented any drama for a while since Good Casting (ended in June), will introduce Do You Like Brahms? soon. The drama is about the dreams and love of students at a prestigious music school and is set to premiere on August 31.