Have you ever wondered why a lot of Nigerians seem to be captivated by Korean movies? Could it be the blend of talented actors and a unique storyline? K-dramas have captivated Nigerians with their amazing, passionate storylines. Here are 5 popular Korean TV series stealing the hearts of Nigerians in 2024.

5 Popular Korean TV Series Stealing The Hearts of Nigerians in 2024
5 Popular Korean TV Series Stealing The Hearts of Nigerians in 2024

5 Popular Korean TV Series Stealing The Hearts of Nigerians in 2024

Nigerian viewers are captivated by K-dramas, the creative embodiment of Korean culture. With their distinctive fusion of drama, romance, and humor, K-dramas offer a captivating viewing experience that resonates deeply with audiences in Nigeria.

Best Korean TV Series in 2024

Queen of Hearts

Kim Ji-won portrays Hong Hae-in, a third-generation chaebol heiress of Queens Group, who experiences a crisis and rekindles love with Kim Soo-hyun’s character, Baek Hyun-woo, the son of farmers from Yongdu-ri, over their three-year marriage.

Directors: Jang Young-woo and Kim Hee-won.

Casts: Park Sung-hoon, Kwak Dong-yeon, and Lee Joo-bin.

Watch this movie on Netflix.

Marry My Husband

The series opens in 2023 with Park Min-young portraying Kang Ji-won, who is battling terminal gastric cancer. During a confrontation after discovering her husband, Lee Yi-kyung’s character, Park Min-hwan, in bed with her best friend, Jeong Su-min, Ji-won accidentally dies in a scuffle with Min-hwan.

Afterward, Ji-won finds herself waking up in the year 2013, having been sent back in time by her late father’s spirit. Armed with her past knowledge, she resolves to change her fate by transferring her misfortune to others. To achieve this, she orchestrates a plan for Su-min to marry Min-hwan as a form of revenge and to alter her own destiny.

Directors: Park Won-guk and Han Jin-seon

Casts: Na In-woo, Song Ha-yoon, and Lee Gi-kwang

Watch this movie on Prime Video.

Doctor Slump

In this romantic comedy series, Park Shin-hye portrays Nam Ha-neul and Park Hyung-sik portrays Yeo Jeong-woo. Both characters had promising careers but faced setbacks due to various reasons.

Ha-neul and Jeong-woo, former high school rivals who harbored mutual disdain, went their separate ways after graduation. However, circumstances compel them to leave their medical professions, leading them to cohabit in Ha-neul’s residence.

DirectorHyun Jong Oh

CastYoon Park, Gong Seong-ha, and Oh Dong-min

Watch this movie on Netflix.

Love Song for Illusion

The narrative centers on Hong Ye-ji’s character, Yeon Wol, who assumes a false identity to seek vengeance for her family by becoming an assassin. Tasked with assassinating the king, she falls into a trap orchestrated by an unknown adversary. Consequently, she loses her memory and finds herself unexpectedly appointed as the crown prince’s concubine.

DirectorLee Jung-seob

CastPark Ji-hoon, Lee Joo-won, Hwang Hee, and Ji Woo

Watch this movie on Viki.

A Killer’s Paradox

The series tracks the journey of Choi Woo-shik’s character, Lee Tang, who, discharged from the army six months prior, grapples with life’s challenges while nurturing a dream of visiting Canada. Employed at a convenience store, he leans on his parents for support.

One fateful night, he faces an assault from a customer, triggering a violent altercation that culminates in the customer’s demise. Racked with guilt, Tang contemplates surrendering to authorities, only to uncover that his assailant was a serial killer.

Intriguingly, dutiful detective Jang Nan-gam persists in her unyielding investigation, refusing to cooperate. While it remains uncertain if Nan-gam suspects Tang, he persists in his lethal actions, inadvertently revealing a latent talent for inadvertently provoking malevolent individuals.

The narrative delves into the moral ambiguity surrounding Tang’s actions, probing whether he is dispensing justice or merely evading it.

DirectorLee Chang-hee

CastSon Suk-ku, Lee Hee-Joon, Kim Yo-han, and Jung Yi-seo

Watch this movie on Netflix.

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