North Korean Female Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

As One (2012)

As One

Rank #431

The movie recounts the dramatic tale of the first unified Korean team that competed at the 1991 World Table Tennis Championships in China, Japan. South Korea’s table tennis star Hyun...

Okay! Madam (2020)

Okay! Madam

Rank #1004

Mi Young runs a shop at a traditional market, where she makes and sells twisted bread sticks. Her husband Seok Hwan works as a computer repairman. One day, Seok Hwan...

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...

Run Off

Take Off 2

Rank #1576

What does it take to form a women’s Olympic national ice hockey team? A few middle-aged women, a middle school student, and maybe even a North Korean defector? Kang Dae...

IRIS (2009)


Rank #2243

Kim Hyun Joon and Jin Sa Woo are best friends who were brought into a top secret organization known as NSS by analyst Choi Seung Hee and Park Sang Hyun....

Doctor Stranger (2014)

Doctor Stranger

Rank #2594

As a child, Park Hoon and his father were unauthorized takingped by North Korea. In North Korea, he was trained to become a doctor by his father who was already...

Beautiful Days (2018)

Beautiful Days

Rank #7348

A female North Korean defector leaves her ethnic Korean husband and son behind in China and flees to South Korea. 14 years later, she meets her son again. Her son...

Desert Dream

Desert Dream

Rank #54015

Desert Dream takes place in a far more remote area, a desert region situated somewhere between the Mongolia and Chinese border. The town has become nearly void of all inhabitants...

The Hand of Destiny (1954)

The Hand of Destiny

Rank #57575

Margaret, a North Korean spy living in Seoul, forms a relationship with Young Chul, a South Korean man who is hiding a secret that threatens their relationship. (Source: MyDramaList)...

Boy Meets Girl (2016)

Boy Meets Girl

Rank #99999

A homestay is conducted in order for the South and North Korean teenagers to prepare for unification in 2020. North Korean teenager Ha Jin goes over to stay at South...