New K-Dramas on Netflix in August 2022

At first, we were worried that the summer would be quiet for k-dramas on Netflix. And we couldn’t be happier to have been more wrong! August 2022 continues to be another busy month for new and old k-dramas on Netflix. With an all-new action-thriller, incredible crime drama, and adaptation of a beloved American novel, you won’t want to miss new k-dramas hitting Netflix in August 2022.

With the arrival of July, the summer k-dramas season will be in full swing on Netflix. Here’s your running preview for all the k-dramas coming to Netflix in July 2022.

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New Korean Movies on Netflix in August 2022

Carter (2022) NOT

Director: Jung Byung Gil
Gender: Action, Thriller | Duration: 133 minutes
Cast: Joo Won, Lee Sung Jae, Kim Bo Min
Netflix release date: August 5, 2022

Bringing your adrenaline levels to the absolute maximum is the action-packed thriller Carter. Almost a cross between that of The Bourne Identity and The carrierexpect Carter to be one of the most visually captivating action movies of the year.

Agent Carter wakes up one day in a motel room with no memory of his identity and follows orders to join an explosive mission.


New K-Dramas on Netflix in August 2022

A Model Family (Season 1) NOT

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: ten
Gender: Crime, Thriller | Duration: To be determined
Cast: Jung Woo, Park Hee Soon, Yoon Jin Seo, Park Ji Yeon, Kim Sung Oh
Netflix release date: August 12, 2022

We’re always excited to see what new dramas k Netflix has in store for us, and we’re expecting A model family will be especially popular with subscribers.

Divorce and bankruptcy weigh on the heads of an ordinary family, which is unlucky and on the verge of financial collapse. But when one of them comes across a car loaded with cash, the family crosses paths with a powerful drug organization. In order to escape the dangers brought about by the drug gang, the family must come together.


New weekly K-Dramas on Netflix in August 2022

Little Women (Season 1) NOT

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: 12
Gender: Drama | Duration: 60 minutes
Cast: Kim Go Eun, Nam Ji Hyun, Park Ji Hoo, Wi Ha Joon, Uhm Ji Won
Netflix release date: August 27, 2022 | New episodes: Saturday Sunday

The Korean adaptation of Little Women will be set in modern times, about 1800s Korea. There have been many adaptations of Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel, however, this is the first time the drama is adapted by a Korean production.

About three sisters with a close bond who grew up in poverty. This is the gripping story of the sisters as they become embroiled in a major incident and face off against the wealthiest family in the land.


Weekly K-Dramas Return to Netflix in July 2022

Alchemy of Souls (Season 1) NOT

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: 16
Gender: Action, Fantasy, Romance | Duration: 60 minutes
Cast: Lee Jae Wook, Jung So Min, Hwang Min Hyun, Shin Seung Ho, Yoo Joo Sang
Netflix end date: August 21, 2022 | New episodes: Saturday Sunday

Alchemy of Souls is performing very well all over the world, in particular, the k-drama has made the top ten lists of Asian nations and the Middle East. Although the series did not make the top ten lists for the US or UK, the series is still very popular for a brand new weekly k-drama, and with many weeks and episodes remaining, we can’t wait to see how popular it can become.

Jang Wook from the noble Jang family in the country of Daeho holds an unpleasant secret about his birth, which everyone in the country discusses. A known troublemaker, Jang Wook encounters Mu Deok, an elite warrior trapped in a physically weak body but becomes his servant, and secretly begins teaching Jang Wook how to fight.


Minamdang Cafe (Season 1) NOT

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: 18
Gender: Drama, Mystery | Autonomy: 60 minutes
Cast: Seo In Guk, Oh Yeon Seo, Kwak Shi Yang, Kang Mi Na, Kwon Soo Hyun
Netflix end date: August 23, 2022 | New episodes: Monday Tuesday

Café Minamdang is doing well in ratings in South Korea, attracting the attention of millions of viewers. The series has yet to make a significant impact on Netflix, however, there is still plenty of time to go.

Twenty-seven-year-old lawyer Woo Young Woo graduated at the top of her class from the prestigious Seoul National University for college and law school. Boasting an impressive memory, a wonderfully creative thought process and an IQ score of 164. However, due to her Asperger syndrome, she still finds herself struggling with day to day interactions.


Lawyer Extraordinary Woo (Season 1) NOT

Seasons: 1 | Episodes: 16
Gender: Drama, Law | Duration: 60 minutes
Cast: Park Eun Bin, Kang Tae Oh, Kang Ki Young, Jeon Bae Soo, Baek Ji Won
Netflix end date: August 18, 2022 | New episodes: Wednesday Thursday

Lawyer extraordinaire Woo has enjoyed a meteoric rise in South Korea. From less than 1% in the national ratings for episode 1 to 9.569% for episode 6, it’s safe to say that the series is extremely popular and will continue to perform in the weeks to come.

The 27-year-old lawyer, Woo Young Woo, graduated at the top of her class from the prestigious Seoul National University for college and law school. Boasting an impressive memory, a wonderfully creative thought process and an IQ score of 164. However, due to her Asperger syndrome, she still finds herself struggling with day to day interactions.


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