Poor Female Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

My Mister (2018)

My Mister

Rank #23

Park Dong Hoon is a middle-aged engineer who is married to attorney Kang Yoon Hee. However, his life is not that happy as he has two unemployed brothers, Sang Hoon...

A Business Proposal

Rank #211

Shin Ha Ri is a single woman and works for a company. She has a male friend, who she has had a crush on for a long time, but she...

Law School (2021)

Law School

Rank #285

When a grim incident occurs at their prestigious school, justice through law is put to the test by a tough law professor and his ambitious students. Yang Jong Hoon is...

Little Women

Rank #340

About three sisters with a close bond who grew up in poverty. It is the exciting story of the sisters as they get embroiled in a major incident and face...

The Sound of Magic

The Sound of Magic

Rank #841

High school student Yoon Ah Yi finances herself and her younger sister by working part-time jobs. She doesn’t know where her parents are. Debt collectors drove her father away from...

Sungkyunkwan Scandal (2010)

Sungkyunkwan Scandal

Rank #1251

Kim Yun Hee is a smart, responsible young woman with an independent drive. Since her father passed away, she has worked to support her family but has also managed to...

The Light in Your Eyes (2019)

The Light in Your Eyes

Rank #1304

In order to save her father from an accident, 26 year old Kim Hye Ja uses a mysterious watch to rewind time in an attempt to prevent the accident, but...

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....

Miss & Mrs. Cops (2019)

Miss & Mrs. Cops

Rank #1391

Mi Yeong, who used to be considered the Major Crimes Unit’s top cop, is stationed behind a desk after having a baby. She leads uneventful yet peaceful days at handling...

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...

Uncontrollably Fond

Uncontrollably Fond

Rank #1614

People change but can the heart adapt? Sin Joon Young and No Eul were in love in their younger days. But uncontrollable circumstances separated them, and they went their separate...

Mood of the Day

Mood of the Day

Rank #1730

Soo Jung has been with her boyfriend for 10 years, and it’s clear to everyone but her that their romance is going nowhere. On a business trip to Busan by...

Marriage Contract

Marriage Contract

Rank #1836

After being diagnosed with a possibly terminal brain tumor, Kang Hye Soo, a desperate single mother, agrees to be a liver donor for her new boss’ mother. In exchange, she...

Memories of the Alhambra (2018)

Memories of the Alhambra

Rank #1891

“Memories of the Alhambra” tells the unique and suspenseful love story of Yoo Jin Woo and Jung Hee Joo. Strong-spirited Yoo Jin Woo is the CEO of an investment company...

Just Dance (2018)

Just Dance

Rank #2223

“Dance Sports Girls” is based on the documentary of the same name and will tell the story of girls in Geoje Girl’s Vocational High School, who dream different dreams while...

Bride of the Century (2014)

Bride of the Century

Rank #2698

Taeyang Group is the largest conglomerate in South Korea but the Choi family, who runs Taeyang, has supposedly been under a hundred-year-curse – the first bride of the eldest son...

Jang Ok Jung (2013)

Jang Ok Jung

Rank #3070

This drama tells the story of Jang Hee Bin, one of the most famous royal concubines in the Joseon Dynasty who was behind the deposition of King Sook Jong’s wife,...

Beautiful Gong Shim

Beautiful Gong Shim

Rank #3133

This drama is about the love story of two sisters and two men. The talented older sister has everything, including a beautiful appearance, and her younger sister, who is less...

The World of Us (2016)

The World of Us

Rank #3371

At an age when perhaps friends mean more than moms, 10-year-old Sun is an outcast at school. During summer vacation, she meets Jia, who is new to town. As Sun...

Moonshine (2021)


Rank #3399

An extended period of prohibition in the Joseon era proved that the restriction of alcohol was no match for human desire. Laws against imbibing, buying or making alcohol created different...

My First First Love (2019)

My First First Love

Rank #3456

A group of Yoon Tae Oh’s friends suddenly move into his house for their own personal reasons, where they experience love, friendships, and struggles. Song-I and Tae Oh have been...

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...

Microhabitat (2018)


Rank #3642

Mi So lives from day to day by housekeeping. Cigarettes and whiskey are the two things that get her through the day. When the government doubles the price of cigarettes,...

Monthly Magazine Home (2021)

Monthly Magazine Home

Rank #3789

Na Young Won is a successful senior editor at the hit monthly magazine Monthly House. Although her glittering journalistic career spans a decade, her home situation is not quite as...