(Photo : KBS, SBS, tvN, MBC Every1) Seo In Guk, Teen Top"s Changjo, Lee Soo Hyuk, Park Shin Hye, and Lee Jong Suk lead the pack for Idols on TV in December 2014. Changjo of the K-Pop male group Teen Top has a starring role in the MBC Every1 Friday drama Sweden Laundry.
Changjo portrays aspiring web comic illustrator, Yong Soo Chul. At twenty-four, Soo Chul is on the precipice of being too old to be within the unemployed sector. He finds comfort in Kim Bom, a hapless twenty-seven year old who embarks on an interesting journey after establishing her own company, Sweden Laundry. Through the aid of her deceased grandmother, Bom receives a supernatural talent of seeing the future of customers through their laundry.
Sweden Laundry airs on Fridays on MBC Every1 in the 7:10 KST time slot.
The members of the acting idol group 5urprise have returned for season two of their mini drama After School: Lucky Or Not.
Season two focuses on 5urprise members Yoo Il, Gong Myung, Kang Tae Oh, and Lee Tae Hwan as exchange students who are prepared to bring their quirky club to a new high school. They are joined by Song Joo Hee of the girl group Hello Venus.
Each episode of the mini drama is around fifteen minutes. Seasons one and two of After School: Lucky Or Not can be found with English subtitles on DramaFever.
Solo vocalist and acting idol Seo In Guk recently made his return with a starring role in the period drama The Kings Face. He leads the cast as Prince Gwanghae, an illegitimate heir to the throne during the Joseon period. Actress Jo Yoon Hee (Nine) and actor Lee Sung Jae also head up the cast.
The Kings Face airs on KBS in the Wednesday-Thursday 9:55 KST time slot.
Popular K-Drama stars Park Shin Hye, Lee Jong Suk, Lee Soo Hyuk, and Park Min Young head up the list for December.
Actor Lee Soo Hyuk will returns to television for the tvN drama Valid Love. Lee Soo Hyuk stars opposite Uhm Tae Woong and Lee Si Young as the antagonist in the melodrama. He portrays Kim Joon, a carpenter who engages in an extra-marital affair with Kim Il Ri (Lee Si Young). Valid Love serves Lee Soo Hyuks first K-Drama role since the summer comedy High School King of Manners.
Valid Love airs on Mondays and Tuesdays in the 11 PM KST timeslot on tVN.
Park Min Young will star in the upcoming drama Healer. Healer will provide Park Min Young with an opportunity to redeem herself from the disappointing drama A New Leaf which yielded low ratings for MBC prior to the hit Fated To Love You. Healer is set within a broadcasting company with Park Min Young portraying the role of Chae Young Shin, an internet reporter. Ji Chang Wook of Secret Love and Empress Ki heads up the cast along with film star Yoo Ji Tae.
Healer will occupy the KBS2 Monday and Tuesday 9:55 KST time slot currently occupied by Tomorrows Cantabile.
Lee Soo Hyuk and Park Min Young join other popular Korean drama actors who are currently on the screen.
Park Shin Hye and Lee Jong Suk continue to make headlines as intrepid investigative reports on Pinocchio. Pinocchio will continue through January and will be followed by the highly anticipated drama Jekyll and Me. Jekyll and Me will be the first K-Drama for Hyun Bin (Secret Garden, The Fatal Encounter), following his military service. Han Ji Min and Sung Joon (I Need Romance 3) are also included in the cast of Jekyll and Me.
Three stars from the popular drama Fated to Love You returned to the small screen in November and will continue to lead hit dramas in December. Choi Jin Hyuk and Choi Woo Sik star as prosecutors in the Monday-Tuesday crime drama Pride and Prejudice.
Hallyu star Jang Na Ra who also led the cast of "Fated to Love You" continues to tug at the heartstrings of viewers in the fantasy drama "Mr. Baek."
"Pride and Prejudice" airs on MBC in the Monday-Tuesday 11PM KST time slot.
"Pinocchio" and "Mr. Baek" go head to head on Wednesdays and Thursdays in the 9:55 KST time slot.
Idol led K-Dramas that will continue through December.
The following K-Pop idol dramas will continue to air through the month of December.
Hi! School Love On starring INFINITEs Woohyun and Sungyeol will continue to air on KBS2 on Fridays at 8:55 KST until December 12.
The weekend drama Modern Farmer starring FTISLANDs Lee Hong Ki, Park Min Woo, and Honey Lee will continue to air on Saturdays and Sundays until December 21.
Mr. Baek (Mr. Back) starring MBLAQ Lee Joon continues to be a ratings hit. Mr. Baek airs on MBC in the Wednesday and Thursday 9:55 KST time slot. The drama is scheduled to air with sixteen episodes through December 25.
"What"s With This Family" also known as "What Happens To My Family" will continue on Saturdays and Sundays in the 7:55 KST time slot. "What"s With This Family" is a family comedy starring ZE:A"s Park Hyung Sik and 5urprise"s Seo Kang Joon.