Hardworking Female Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

Run On (2020)

Run On

Rank #964

Ki Sun Gyeom is a sprinter on the national team who was forced to quit due to legal issues. Oh Mi Joo writes translated subtitles for movies. She was thrilled...

Touch Your Heart (2019)

Touch Your Heart

Rank #1004

Oh Yoon Seo is a popular actress. She is famous for her beautiful appearance, but her acting is bad. She gets involved in a scandal with the son from a...

Coffee Prince (2007)

Coffee Prince

Rank #1023

Choi Han Gyul is the grandson of chairwoman Bang of Dong-in Foods, a company that has a thriving coffee business. He has never had a job and does not care...

Crazy Love

Rank #1026

No Go Jin is the most popular mathematics instructor in the private education field and the CEO of GOTOP Education. Even though he has only a high school level education,...

Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung (2019)

Rookie Historian Goo Hae Ryung

Rank #1037

The story takes place at the beginning of the 19th century. Goo Hae Ryung is an intern to become a palace historian. However, it was not acceptable for women to...

Oh My Venus

Oh My Venus

Rank #1042

Kim Yeong Ho is a personal trainer for Hollywood stars. He reluctantly comes back to Korea to face his family after a scandal with an actress. Even though he comes...

King2Hearts (2012)


Rank #1096

Kim Hang Ah is a legendary top female instructor working for North Korea’s elite special forces unit. With stamina, training tactics, and strength in all areas, she is the perfect...

Secret Garden (2010)

Secret Garden

Rank #1140

The drama tells the story of Kim Joo Won, an arrogant and eccentric CEO who maintains the image of seeming perfection, and Gil Ra Im, a poor and humble stuntwoman...

Tell Me What You Saw (2020)

Tell Me What You Saw

Rank #1153

Oh Hyun Jae used to be a top criminal profiler. He solved many cases with his sterminates, but one day an explosion, caused by a serial terminateer, ended the life...

Black Dog (2019)

Black Dog

Rank #1191

It tells the story of a young woman who gets a short-term teaching position and does her best to fight for students’ dreams in school. The drama will take a...

My Holo Love (2020)

My Holo Love

Rank #1349

“Me Alone and You” is about the events that occur when a lonely woman meets the artificially intelligent “Holo.” The drama is filled with stories of heartbreaking loneliness and tear-stained...

Go Ho's Starry Night

Go Ho’s Starry Night

Rank #1358

The Starry Night is a Chinese-South Korean collaboration web drama. At twenty-nine-years-old, Go Ho faces the struggles of the modern day woman, namely the struggles to succeed in work and...

Fated to Love You (2014)

Fated to Love You

Rank #1366

Mi Yeong is a typical office clerk who is rather plain, somewhat awkward and has her good nature taken advantage of by her co-workers on a daily basis. While on...

Shopping King Louie (2016)

Shopping King Louie

Rank #1380

The romantic comedy series “Shopping King Louie” revolves around a handsome shopaholic named Louis, who is the successor of a vast business empire but becomes homeless after suffering from amnesia....

Eulachacha Waikiki 2 (2019)

Eulachacha Waikiki Season 2

Rank #1393

Lee Joon Ki is an unpopular actor who runs the Waikiki guesthouse. However, business is bad, and the guesthouse is facing bankruptcy. In order to revive the guesthouse, Lee Joon...

Falling for Innocence

Falling for Innocence

Rank #1396

Min Ho is a cold-blooded investment banker at Gold Investments. As a cynical, defensive, suspicious sociopath, he wears people down with his tenacity, taking advantage of them using his delusions...

On the Verge of Insanity (2021)

On the Verge of Insanity

Rank #1463

Veteran Engineer Choi Ban Seok is a developer with the consumer electronics division of Hanmyung Electronics. He is a calm, warm-hearted man with a good sense of humor who is...

Love Playlist: Season 2 (2017)

Love Playlist Season 2

Rank #1567

Seven university students learn the hard way that romance and relationships aren’t always easy. Being in love is tough, but friends can get through anything together....

Start-Up (2020)


Rank #1602

Set in one of the world’s most advanced tech sector, “Start Up” tells the tale of the razor-thin margins between ultimate success and abject failure. The story takes place in...

Witch's Court (2017)

Witch’s Court

Rank #1621

Ma Yi Deum, a materialistic female prosecutor who does not hesitate to use personal attacks, fabricate evidence, and incite perjury in order to win her case is assigned to a...

Do You Like Brahms? (2020)

Do You Like Brahms?

Rank #1641

In defiance of her family’s opposition, Song Ah gets accepted to the music school of the same university where she originally majored in business. As she’s seven years older than...

Hit the Top (2017)

Hit the Top

Rank #1684

Lee Ji Hoon and Choi Woo Seung are two childhood friends who also happen to be preparatory students for the civil service exam, although Ji Hoon has a secret dream...

The Greatest Love

The Greatest Love

Rank #1689

Gu Ae Jung was once the most popular member of the girl band, ‘The National Treasure Girls’. When the band broke up ten years ago, she received the bulk of...

She Was Pretty

She Was Pretty

Rank #1764

As a young girl, Hye Jin was impossibly cute and lived a comfortable life with her wealthy parents. Since entering her teens, both her looks and fortunes have drastically changed....