5 Korean Kakao TV Dramas with Short Durations, Don’t Make You Bored


Kakao TV is an OTT television streaming service which was launched in 2015. Since last year, Kakao TV has begun to expand by producing its own dramas, films, and entertainment programs. Can only be accessed by South Korean citizens, usually Kakao TV’s original programs are also broadcast on other streaming services.

Dramas made by Kakao TV have a shorter duration than dramas aired on TV. Starring popular actors and actresses, the following five Kakao TV dramas also feature stories that are no less exciting, you know.


1. Would You Like a Cup of Coffee?
Would You Like a Cup of Coffee? is Kakao TV’s newest drama which also aired on WeTV starting last October 24. This comic adaptation drama consists of 12 episodes with a duration of 30 minutes per episode.

Told, Kang Go Bi (Ong Seong Wu) changed his life goal to pursue a career as a barista after trying the coffee made by Park Seok (Park Ho San). This drama is very suitable to be a light and soothing spectacle for those of you who are coffee lovers.


2. The Great Shaman Ga Doo Shim
The Great Shaman Ga Doo Shim consists of 12 episodes with a duration of 20 minutes per episode. You can watch this supernatural mystery drama interspersed with high school romances on iQiyi.

Starring Nam Da Reum and Kim Sae Ron, this drama tells of their exciting action in catching the evil spirit that roams in a top school. The evil spirit killed all the students who ranked last on the exam.

3. Mad for Each Other
Mad for Each Other is a romantic comedy drama starring Oh Yeon Seo and Jung Woo. At 35 minutes per episode, the drama is 13 episodes in length and can be watched via Netflix.

Raising the issue of mental health, Mad for Each Other tells the healing process of the two main characters from mental disorders that they experience due to a trauma. This drama is suitable for those of you who want a funny spectacle, but still contain a lot of moral messages.


4. A Love So Beautiful
A Love So Beautiful is a remake of the popular Chinese drama of the same name. Available on Netflix, this romantic drama with a love triangle plot is 25 minutes per episode with a total of 24 episodes.

Told, Shin Sol Yi (So Ju Yeon) likes his childhood friend who is smart and cold personality named Cha Heon (Kim Yohan). Their relationship begins to change when a transfer student, Woo Dae Sung (Yeo Hoe Hyun) begins to appear in Sol Yi’s life.


5. Lovestruck in the City
Lovestruck in the City is a drama with an interview concept that tells the lives of young people to pursue love and happiness. There are three couples with different relationship dynamics and conflicts.

This romantic comedy drama is played by Ji Chang Wook, Kim Ji Won, Kim Min Seok, So Ju Yeon, Ryu Kyung Soo, and Han Ji Eun. Can be watched on Netflix, Lovestruck in the City totals 17 episodes with a duration of 35 minutes per episode.

Those are the recommendations for five Kakao TV dramas that will air this year. There are various genres, the series of dramas above can be an exciting viewing option in your busy schedule. What drama caught your attention the most?