Netflix caters to a huge range of series in different languages. But 2022 was a bumper year for the K-drama genre on Netflix with hits like Extraordinary Lawyer Woothe adult zombie thriller We are all deadThirty-nine, and more. Netflix’s top 10 list tracks which non-English series have been a hit with the most hours of streaming and K-dramas shine in September.
“Little Women” remains in Netflix’s top 10 within a week of its debut
Little Womenled by a powerful female cast, it is the latest addition to the K-drama category on Netflix for September. Yumi’s cells Kim Go-eun breaks away from the romantic genre to take the lead role in a K-drama adaptation by Louisa May Alcott Little Women for Netflix. The loosely based adaptation focuses on three sisters who have grown up poor and find themselves fighting against the elite and mystery.
Oh In-ju (Kim) is the eldest who has seen her fair share of poverty, bad luck and more. She and her sister, In-kyung (Nam Ji-hyun), work hard to provide for their younger sister, In-hye (Park Ji-hu). They hope she can live the life they never had in their youth. But when In-ju’s only work friend gets caught in trouble, she gets hold of millions. She becomes embroiled in the drama of the elite, corruption and murder.
ON The Netflix Top 10, Little Women it ranks at slot number seven, with 9,970,000 hours viewed in the first week.
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The “Alchemy of Souls” K-drama still dominates Netflix well after its finale
Netflix and tvN K-drama, Alchemy of souls, it was all fans could talk about on social media. The historical fantasy K-drama focuses on a mystical world where magic exists. The land is ruled by the king and protected by powerful wizarding families. In this world, a powerful killer sorceress Nak-su (Go Yoon-jung) transports her soul to a blind girl named Mu-deok (Jung So-min).
To get her powers and sword back, she becomes the servant of Jang Uk, a male wizard whose door of power has been sealed by her father. But Jang Uk recognizes her for who she really is and becomes her pupil. Over time, they learn to stand side by side as the mysteries within Daeho threaten humanity’s safety.
Alchemy of souls ranks above Little Women orn The Netflix Top 10 with 16,840,000 hours viewed. The K-drama is still doing well on Netflix and has been on the list for 11 weeks and recently finished its run two weeks ago in early September.
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“Narco-Saints” is a September Netflix K-drama based on true events
September’s latest K-drama on Netflix is the crime thriller Narco-saints. It’s not Netflix’s first series on the dark underbelly of the drug world. Like his other works like Narcos and more, Narco-saints it’s based on a true story.
Actor Ha Jung-woo plays Kang In-gu, a seemingly ordinary man looking to make money in the skate business in Suriname. But his plans go awry when a National Intelligence Service agent forces him to collaborate in an undercover operation. The goal is to infiltrate the drug cartel outside Suriname, run by a Korean drug lord, Jeon Yo-hwan (Hwang Jung-min).
Narco-saints is fresh on Netflix, having aired all six episodes during its premiere. In its first week, the K-drama has 20,600,000 hours viewed on Netflix and ranks fifth on the list.
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“Extraordinary Advocate Woo” is still the most watched K-drama on Netflix in 2022 so far
Squid game is a thing of the past regarding K-dramas on Netflix in 2022. With so many new additions, some have moved into an elevated state. One of these is the K-drama “Slice of Life”, Extraordinary Lawyer Woo. Starring Park Eun-bin, the K-drama focuses on the first and only Korean lawyer on the autism spectrum.
Woo Young-woo grew up with a single father and a passion for the penal code. Despite his perfect LSAT scores, a degree among the best in his class and knowledge of him, he was rejected by every law firm. But one day, she is hired by the Hanbada law firm. In a new environment, Woo-young must navigate friendships, love, rivalry and life in and out of the courtroom.
Netflix’s K-drama has generated buzz and rumors about a second season. Extraordinary Lawyer Woo ranks first in the Top 10 with 31,640,000 hours viewed from 5 to 11 September.
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