Upcoming Korean Original Series on Netflix

You can always count on Netflix to churn out addicting Korean original content. Right now, Squid Game and Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha are two of the most watched series on the streaming platform 

From Korean dramas to movies, you’ll never run out of stuff to tune into. It makes you wonder then, what’s next on Netflix?

At the TUDUM fan event, Netflix unveiled upcoming Korean original content that will grace their platform in the coming months. Before the year ends, you can expect three new dramas:

My Name

To be released on October 15, 2021, My Name is a thriller-noir drama about a revenge-driven woman as she infiltrates the police under the guidance of a powerful crime boss. This action-packed drama will show a different side of Han So Hee (Nevertheless and The World of the Married) as her character will have to face off numerous adversaries. 


Adapted from the South Korean webtoon Hell, Netflix’s Hellbound is a thriller drama set in a world where unearthly beings deliver bloody condemnations by sending people to hell. The first three episodes of Hellbound already debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival, but the series is set to premier on Netflix on November 19, 2021. Hellbound is directed by Yeon Sang-Ho (Train to Busan) and is set to be one of the biggest Korean original releases on Netflix this year. 

The Silent Sea

Upcoming Korean Original Series on Netflix
photo from MyDramaList

Coming this December 2021, The Silent Sea is a sci-fi mystery thriller that follows a scientist on a lunar mission to recover mysterious samples from an abandoned station. The series is based on a 2014 short film, The Sea of Tranquility. Expect to see familiar faces because this drama stars Gong Yoo (Goblin, Train to Busan) and Bae Doona (Kingdom, Sense8).

READ: 6 K-Dramas with the Highest Viewer Ratings in Korean Cable Television

Art Daniella Sison

Get Hundreds of Discounts & Vouchers

Grab ₱100,000 worth of vouchers on food, home essentials, fashion finds and more!

Lush Sleep Body Lotion


Get weekly updates on new articles and deals.