Best Revenge Kdramas

Isn’t it satisfying when our protagonists get the revenge that they all wanted? Let’s see which of these would be the most gratifying…

the devil judge kdramaThe Devil Judge – rated 8.5 stars

with Ji Sung & Kim Min Jung

Kang Yo Han is a trial judge best known as the Devil Judge, who punishes the mighty rich and powerful through a trial which is broadcasted nationwide. He has his own way of winning the game of justice and he is unstoppable and he resists control from the top power in the country.

mine kdramaMine – rated 9 stars

with Lee Bo Young & Kim Seo Hyung

Seo Hee Soo is a former top actress who is now married to the second son of Hyowon Group. Her sister-in-law, Jung Seo Hyun, who is married to the first son, is a chaebol herself. These two women are trying to find their lost identities as they become part of a wealthy family.

vincenzo kdrama

Vincenzo – rated 8.5 stars

with Song Joong Ki & Jeon Yeo Bin

After adopted at age 8, Vincenzo lives with a Mafia family in Italy and becomes a trusted consigliere. He is good at what he does but after his Italian mafia father dies, he flies back to Korea for a personal mission. He meets Hong Cha Young, a lawyer, gets to work with her and eventually falls in love with her.

The-World-of-the-Married kdrama

The World of the Married – rated 8.5 stars

with Kim Hee Ae & Park Hae Joon

Ji Sun Woo is a successful doctor and she seems to have everything including a happy marriage and family but she realizes that all around her is full of lies and she painfully discovers one after the other including her husband’s infidelity. “Just watch the first episode and you’re all set to watch the show until the end”

itaewon class kdrama

Itaewon Class – rated 8.5 stars

with Park Seo Joon & Kim Da Mi

Park Sae Royi, after losing his father and who did not get justice from it, promises himself to take revenge against the people who did him wrong. After some years serving in prison and later working very hard to raise some money, he finally manages to own a pub in Itaewon, an area in Seoul popular for its nightlife and restaurants. “Inspiring story: the hardships then the success.”

tell me what you saw kdrama

Tell Me What You Saw – rated 8 stars

with Jang Hyuk & Choi Soo Young

A lady constable from the countryside, Cha Soo Young, tries to join RIU using her special ability to memorize what she sees in detail, as her passport to get a job as a detective. She starts working with the lady head of RIU after her ability was being noticed. She is then introduced to a famous profiler, Oh Hyun Jae and gets her skills tested. “Nerve-racking thriller of the year!”

vip kdrama

VIP -rated 8.5 stars

with Jang Na Ra & Lee Sang Yoon

Park Sung Joon is the team leader of the VIP department that caters to the needs and wants of the VIP clients of the department store he is working for. His wife Na Jung Sun works under him. Everything is going well until Na Jung Sun suspects him of having an affair with someone from the same team. “Highly thrilling melodrama!”

hotel del luna kdrama

Hotel del Luna – rated 9.5 stars

with IU & Yeo Jin Goo

Hotel del Luna is owned by Jang Man Wol who has been around for over a century, stuck in between the world of the living and the dead. Her hotel caters to the needs and wishes of those souls before they would proceed to the afterlife. Hotel del Luna gets a new manager who is a living human to manage all the paper works and other things which deals with the world of the living and he is no other than Goo Chang Sung, a well-sought manager in his field.

fates and fury kdrama

Fates and Furies – rated 8 stars

with Lee Min Jung & Joo Sang Wook

Goo Hae Ra, a small-time shoe maker in Busan approaches Tae In Joon for a purpose. She makes him fall in love with her to avenge her sister who is in coma for years. However, the way to vengeance is never easy.

the last empress kdrama

The Last Empress – rated 8 stars

with Jang Na Ra and Choi Jin Hyuk

Present day Korea monarchy with the emperor marrying a commoner, Oh Sunny, to hide his flaws and crimes. Oh Sunny, a small-time musical actress and a huge fan of the emperor, becomes the empress and suddenly gets in the middle of the chaos inside the palace.

money flower kdramaMoney Flower – rated 8.5 stars

with Jang Hyuk & Park Se Young

Kang Pil Joo, the most capable lawyer of one of the biggest and most powerful and influential Chong-ah group has been waiting for that crucial moment to take over the company. But he’s got competitions! Lots of them, all very powerful and influential. Since he’s very determined, he is willing to do everything including giving up the woman he loves.

whisper kdramaWhisper – rated 8.5 stars

with Lee Sang Yoon & Lee Bo Young

Shin Young Joo is a police officer who is trying to prove the innocence of his father for being accused as the murderer of his own friend. She then meets judge Lee Dong Jun and wants to take revenge on him for making a false ruling to her father’s case. To prove her fathers innocence, she is about to fight the who’s who in the biggest law firm Taebaek but of course only if she collaborates with Lee Dong Jun.

Defendant kdrama

Defendant – rated 9 stars

with Ji Sung & Uhm Ki Joon

Park Jeong Woo is a Seoul prosecutor who is after one of the twin sons of the chairman of Chamyung group, Cha Min Ho. In order to avoid arrest, Cha Min Ho kills his brother Cha Seon Ho and disguises to live as the latter. With Cha Min Ho’s power and connection, he frames Park Jeong Woo and sends him to prison. While trying to recover his memory in prison, Park Jeong Woo meets inmates who help and join him eventually escape prison to prove his innocence. “As usual, Ji Sung never disappoints!”

neighborhood hero kdrama

Neighborhood Hero – rated 8 stars

with Park Shi Hoo & Jo Sung Ha

A former agent, Baek Shi Yoon who just came out of prison is trying to find out who was responsible for the death of his close friend and colleague while doing their last operation together in Macau. While plotting his revenge he’s become the protector of his current neighborhood and befriended with ex-agents so as with other people who later become a big help to realizing his goal.

yong pal kdrama

Yong Pal – rated 8.5 stars

with Joo Won & Kim Tae Hee

To pay back his credit, Kim Tae Hyun, a resident surgeon at Han Shin hospital does house calls for injured gangsters which earned him the name Yong Pal. With the intention to get a secure position in the hospital, he gets himself involved in a big secret on the 12th floor which houses the sleeping chaebol heiress beauty, Han Yeo Jin. “Kim Tae Hee’s beauty is so mesmerizing!”

mask kdrama

Mask – rated 9 stars

with Soo Ae & Joo Ji Hoon

Byun Ji Sook has that unfateful day when everything wasn’t just working for her and she had to choose between dying and living but had to wear a mask. She chose the latter and had to pay the price for being someone she’s not. “Awesome kdrama, recommended!”

pinocchio kdrama

Pinocchio – rated 8 stars

with Park Shin Hye & Lee Jong Suk

After the tragic loss of his parents, a young Ki Ha Myung decided to live by another name Choi Dal Po after being adopted by the person who saved him from the waters. He then met his foster parent’s granddaughter who happened to be the daughter of the reporter who framed his family.

joseon gunman kdrama

Joseon Gunman – rated 8 stars

with Lee Joon Ki and Nam Sang Mi

When 2 eras merged, we see cool guys like the Joseon gunman, who changes from Hanboks to suits but expertly capable of using the most feared weapon during that time.

hotel king kdrama

Hotel King – rated 7 stars

with Lee Dong Wook & Lee Da Hae

Cha Jae Wan, the manager of Hotel Ciel had a dark past but after getting to know the heiress of the hotel, things started to change and painful truths slowly unfolded.

secret kdrama

Secret – rated 9.5 stars

with Hwang Jung Eum & Ji Sung

A story of a woman who tries to keep a secret to save the man that she loves but ended up being unwanted by him in the end. “Awesome drama, highly recommended!”

bridal mask kdrama

Bridal Mask – rated 8 stars

with Joo Won and Shin Hyun Joon

The legendary bridal mask who protected his own people and fought for his country during the Japanese invasion. It’s a great action-period drama with an impressive cast.

innocent man kdrama

Innocent Man – rated 7 stars

with Song Joong Ki & Moon Chae Won

An innocent young man admits to the crime of his then girlfriend who dumped him for her own ambition. “First kdrama with the young Song Joong Ki in it!”