Single Mother Female Lead Korean Dramas & Movies

Harmony (2010)


Rank #317

Moon Ok was a musical professor at a university but is now on death row for committing a crime caused by the Harmful treatment of her husband and mother-in-law. In...

Terius Behind Me (2018)

Terius Behind Me

Rank #908

Go Ae Rin is a single mother who, after unexpectedly losing her husband, gets involved in a spy war. She lives in the apartment in front of Kim Bon. Kim...

Wedding Dress (2010)

Wedding Dress

Rank #976

Seo Go Eun, a widow who works as a wedding dress designer, discovers that she has gastric cancer. With declining health and limited time, Go Eun tries to do as...



Rank #1338

A single mom who has been only focusing on making money and achieving fame suddenly finds out she has a time-limited life. All her life, she has been ignoranceing her...

Thank You

Thank You

Rank #1365

Dr. Min Ki Seo went to Blue Island to fulfill his deceased girlfriend’s last wish to find the single mother and her little girl who was infected by HIV and...

Remarriage and Desires

Rank #1583

Through an exclusive matchmaking agency, women strive to marry a desirable bachelor and into the highest echelon of society. (Source: Netflix)...

Mistress (2018)


Rank #1616

Drama is about the scandalous lives of a group of four girlfriends – each on her own path to self-discovery as they brave the turbulent journey together. After Jan Se...

Elegant Lies (2014)

Elegant Lies

Rank #2218

Hyun Sook is a single mother raising two teenage daughters while working at a grocery store. One day, her youngest child, 14-year-old Cheon Ji, suddenly commits Self-harm without even leaving...



Rank #2424

5 days of mother’s desperate chasing of daughter begins. Working in TV series marketing, Ji Seon’s daily life is like a war: not only struggling hard at work, she’s involved...

Mrs. Cop

Mrs. Cop

Rank #2430

Choi Yeong Jin is a female detective squad chief. She also raises her daughter Ha Eun. At work, she deals with brutal crimes with her senior detective Park Jong Ho...

Midnight FM

Midnight FM

Rank #3034

Popular TV anchorwoman and late-night radio host Ko Sun Young prepares to work her final radio program. After this program she will prepare to take her ill daughter to America...

Like For Likes

Like for Likes

Rank #3439

A notoriously shrewish TV drama writer and a Korean wave star who fight like cats and dogs every time they meet; a spinster flight attendant landlady and a nosy chef...

Baek Hee Has Returned (2016)

Baek Hee Has Returned

Rank #3933

Why would a woman return to her sleepy hometown after 18 years? Yang Baek Hee was quite popular in her small hometown of Sumwol Island but left 18 years ago...

Bravo, My Life

Rank #4009

Even though Seo Dong Hee comes from a poor family background, she has a bright and positive personality. She dreams of becoming a designer and slowly works her way to...

Green Mothers’ Club

Rank #4009

The ‘Green Mothers Club’ captures the friendship, motherhood, and growth of five mothers who met in the elementary community, each with a complex that they could not overcome. It is...

I (2021)


Rank #4013

Ah Yeong who graduated with child studies major becomes the babysitter for Yeong Chae who is raising a six-month-old child by herself. (Source: HanCinema)...

Seven Days

Seven Days

Rank #4874

Ji Yeon is a successful lawyer and single mother to a seven-year-old girl. On her daughter’s field day, Ji Yeon competes with other parents in a running race and almost...

Drama Festa: Off the Course (2021)

Drama Festa: Off the Course

Rank #4978

A comical road-chase drama where a mother and daughter chase the groom who ran away during their wedding day. (Source: Naver)...

Be Strong Geum Soon

Be Strong Geum Soon

Rank #5166

This is a story of a young widow, Geum Soon, who never becomes discouraged or blames other people – no matter what happens in her life. The viewers will get...

Three Dads One Mom (2008)

Three Dads One Mom

Rank #5767

Song Na Young and her husband, Jung Sung Min, desperately want a child but her husband is unable to get her pregnant. Her husband’s friends decide to help them. But...

My Little Baby

My Little Baby

Rank #5859

Cha Jung Han is a detective for a special investigation team. He is busy with investigating violent cases including substances and gangs, but one day he takes in his niece...

Drama Special Season 5: The Dreamer

Drama Special Season 5: The Dreamer

Rank #6140

Jun Gil is just an average person. But things become special when he has dreams. He dreams of death that hasn’t happened yet but will definitely happen one day. One...

Mom Has an Affair (2020)

Mom Has an Affair

Rank #6246

Desperate times call for desperate measures and for one mom, that means bagging a rich man to make her kids happy. Pil Jeong is a single, divorced mom of two...

Venus Talk (2014)

Venus Talk

Rank #6279

Independent TV producer Shin Hye, self-assured housewife Mi Yeon, and single mom Hae Yeong are a tight-knit group of 40-something friends going through the ups and downs of their lives...