New Kdramas release every month. And we can’t be happier to witness new plots and characters soon after we finish watching one. Kdramas have become a very crucial form of entertainment in the world. Thier viewers include natives from the US, UK, and almost the whole of Asia. So, it’s okay to say that they have spread all over the world. Even the streaming giant Netflix knows how big they are, every other new Kdrama is distributed by Netflix internationally.
Moreover, Netflix has earlier leased two studios for the production of more Kdramas in the future. Undoubtedly, Kdramas are taking over the hearts of people and the world. We have decided to drop the info of 5 upcoming dramas debuting in May. Hence, you know what to watch next.
1. Youth of May
Plot– The story will revolve around two young adults who will be seen living their life in May 1980, a time period of the Gwangju Uprising. The retro drama will show the romance between Hwang Hee Tae and Kim Myung Hee. Hwang Hee Tae is a medical student with a sly and mischievous character. On the other hand, Myung Hee has been a nurse for three years and has been through all kinds of hardships in her life. She is a beautiful warrior with a cold heart. What will happen when the two meet? Meet them on:
Youth of May Release Date – May 3, 2021. It will have 12 episodes.
Cast – Lee Do Hyun, Go Min Si, Lee Sang Yi, Geum Sae Rok, Oh Man Seok, Kim Won Hae, Uhm Hyo Sup, Hwang Young Hee, Shim Yi Young, and Park Chul Min.
2. Doom At Your Service
Park Bo Young is returning to Kdramas after 2 years with Doom at Your Service.
Plot– Doom At Your Service will tell the story of Tak Dong Kyung, who has lost her parents, and now she is working with a stable job as a web novel editor. Just when she thinks everything is stable in her life, she gets to know that she is diagnosed with Brain cancer. Angry at her life, she curses everything to disappear. This unintentionally summons Myeol Mang, a messenger between humans and gods. Myeol Mang can grant wishes, and so, Dong Kyung asks her to give 100 days to live her life without any worries. Watch the teaser here.
Doom At Your Service Release Date– The show will air on 10 May 2021. It will have 16 episodes in total.
Cast– Park Bo Young, Seo In Guk, Lee Soo Hyuk, Kang Tae Oh, Shin Do Hyun, Woo Hee Jin, Dawon (SF9), Jung Ji So, Lee Seung Joon, Song Joo Hee, and Choi So Yoon.
Plot– A show based on fictional Kpop groups. Yes, we are in. The show will follow the lives of idols of Kpop groups- Tea Party, SHAX, Sparkling, and LA LIMA. Lee Ma Ha is a member of a less popular Kpop Group- Tea Party. However, she has been in the news for her resemblance to popular singer La Ri Ma. During a real event for idols, Ma Ha accidentally hurts Hyuk, a member of the popular group, Shax, and another member from Shax, Kwon Ryok, develops hate for Ma Ha due to various reasons. The two are later fated to work together. Let’s see how the hate will evolve between the two.
Imitation Release Date– The show is releasing on May 7, 2021, and will have 12 episodes.
Cast– Lee Jun Young, Jung Ji So, Jiyeon, Yunho (ATEEZ), Danny Ahn, Lim Nayoung, Minseo, Yuri, Ahn Jung Hoon, Hwiyoung (SF9), Chani (SF9), Jongho (ATEEZ), Suwoong, Seonghwa (ATEEZ), San (ATEEZ), Shim Eun Jin, Kim So Hee, and Jisook.
4. My Roommate is a Gumiho
Plot– College student Lee Dam accidentally swallows the marble of a 999-year-old male gumiho (a mythological nine-tailed fox) Shin Woo Yeo. According to the show, if a human swallows a gumiho’s marble, he/she can only live for another year. Also, if the marble break, then the gumiho cannot ever become a human. In order to take care of the problem, both Lee Dam and Woo Yeo decide to move in together.
My Roommate is a Gumiho Release Date– My Roommate is a Gumiho will release on 26 May 2021 with 16 episodes.
Cast– Jang Ki Yong, Hyeri, Kang Han Na, Kim Do Wan, Bae In Hyuk, Park Kyung Hye, Choi Woo Sung, and Kim Doyeon (Weki Meki).
Plot– Mine will tell the story of two women and what they actually desire in life. Seo Hee-Soo is a former A-list actress and is married to the second son of a Chaebol family. While Jung Seo Hyun, the elegant, blue-blooded wife of the eldest son. The two will face difficulties to become what they want as they will also emerge in their lives as perfect daughters-in-law.
Mine Release Date– The show will debut on May 8, 2021. It will have 16 episodes.
Cast– Lee Bo Young, Kim Seo Hyung, Lee Hyun Wook, Ok Ja Yeon, N, Jung Yi Seo, Jung Hyun Joon, Song Young Ah, Park Sung Yeon, Jung Ha Eun, Jo Yun Seo, Yoon Geum Seon A, Jo Eun Sol, and Song Sun Mi.