Hardworking Female Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

Jugglers (2017)


Rank #3415

In this office romantic-comedy drama, a secretary with a passive and obedient personality meets a boss who is completely uninterested in others and has no consideration for them. (Source: KBS...

Save the Last Dance for Me

Save the Last Dance for Me

Rank #3444

Eun Soo is a pure but unsophisticated woman who runs a small resort inn with her father. Eun Soo is just an ordinary girl, but her life changes when she...

Legendary Witch

Legendary Witch

Rank #3489

Soo In, Bok Nyeo, Pung Geum, and Mi Oh, are four female prisoners at a correctional facility who have been victims of a miscarriage of justice in different cases, which...

Modern Farmer

Modern Farmer

Rank #3504

A comedy drama about a rock band that takes up farming as an escape route. Lee Min Ki is a genius rocker, as well as leader, vocalist, and guitarist of...

Stars Falling From the Sky (2010)

Stars Falling From the Sky

Rank #3547

The drama draws a love story between two co-workers at an insurance company, with Kim Ji Hoon playing the company’s smart as a whip lawyer. Because he carries the hurt...

Secret Boutique (2019)

Secret Boutique

Rank #3643

Do Young lived and worked in a public bathhouse after leaving the orphanage. Yeo Ok, the head of Deo Group, finds favor in her eyes of Do Young, and with...

Agency (2023)


Rank #3728

An office drama depicting a woman who became the first female executive in her group to make her career beyond her first to the highest position. In the background of an...

Backstreet Rookie (2020)

Backstreet Rookie

Rank #3769

Jung Saet Byul is a 22-year-old, beautiful four-dimensional girl with amazing fighting sterminates, loves her friends, family, and retro fashion. Although boys are lining up to date her, she only...

Hit-and-Run Squad (2019)

Hit-and-Run Squad

Rank #3835

Eun Shi Yeon is a police officer and she was demoted to the hit-and-run task force at a police station from the regional investigation unit at the National Police Agency...

Sunny Again Tomorrow (2018)

Sunny Again Tomorrow

Rank #3904

Ha Nee has been working in part-time jobs after graduating from high school. One day, she gets a job at a TV home shopping channel but gets fired from that...

My Fellow Citizens! (2019)

My Fellow Citizens!

Rank #3979

Yang Jung Kook is a veteran conman, but he has never been arrested. One day, his girlfriend suddenly runs off with the money they were going to use for their...

Pasta (2010)


Rank #4290

Seo Yoo Kyung endured the gruelling job of kitchen assistant at high-class restaurant La Sfera for three years in hopes of being promoted to chef. Things are looking up as...

Tempted (2018)


Rank #4320

Rich and privileged twenty-somethings uncover their true motives and reveal their depravity while playing a dark and dangerous game. Set on revenge, popular player Kwon Shi Hyun makes a bet...

Enemies from the Past (2017)

Enemies from the Past

Rank #4332

After Go Ya’s dad had an affair ten years ago, she had to put college on hold and start earning money to support her mom and siblings. While her life...

Ex-Girlfriend Club

Ex-Girlfriend Club

Rank #4378

Bang Myeong Soo is a popular writer of webtoons. He then writes a webtoon series about his past relationships, specifically his four ex-girlfriends, which includes an older, wealthy divorcee, a...

Heart Blackened (2017)

Heart Blackened

Rank #4483

The fiancee of a financial magnate is tragic ended and the daughter of the financial magnate becomes the prime suspect....

Delightful Girl

Delightful Girl, Choon Hyang

Rank #4696

The story begins when Lee Mong Ryong is transferred from Seoul to a high school in Namwon, North Jeolla Province. Choon Hyang does her best to help Mong Ryong, her...

1 in 10

1 in 10,000 (Act II)

Rank #4755

Some of us just aren’t meant for greatness. 1 in 10,000 is a three part mini-series that tackles the concept of purpose, love, and soulmates. (Source: Form of Therapy, YouTube)...

Radiant Office (2017)

Radiant Office

Rank #4848

After failing several job interviews, Ho Won coincidentally hears that she has six months to live. And when everything seemed hopeless, she finally lands on a job. She decides to...

The Spies Who Loved Me (2020)

The Spies Who Loved Me

Rank #4923

Kang Ah Reum is a wedding dress designer who has been married twice. Her two husbands harbor many secrets and Ah Reum gets swept up in them. Jun Ji Hoon...

A Daughter Just Like You

A Daughter Just Like You

Rank #5082

This family-oriented show revolves around three different families clashing through a lot of misunderstandings as they become in-laws with each other: a popular female host on a shopping channel and...

I Wanna Hear Your Song (2019)

I Wanna Hear Your Song

Rank #5089

A tragic end takes place. Hong Yi Young, who is a timpanist, does not remember what happened on the day of the tragic end. She is simple-minded and suffers from...

Record of Youth (2020)

Record of Youth

Rank #5148

This is a drama about the growth record of young people who strive to achieve their dreams and love without despair in a generation where dreams have become a luxury...

Love Scene Number (2021)

Love Scene Number

Rank #5179

Doo Ah is 23-years-old and is dating three guys at once as if she is studying the perfect way to date. Ha Ram is 29-years-old and is going through a...