The K-Drama industry has long been one of the most prolific entertainment industries in the world. Naturally, when a new viewer joins the fandom, they have a whole host of content to consume. Some of these K-Dramas that new fans watch may be currently airing and popular but a lot of them are older K-Dramas that have attained timeless status and are still trending in 2023. As a matter of fact, binge-watching these unmissable K-Dramas might as well be a rite of passage! In this regard, romance seems to be one of the most sought-after K-Drama genres. So, here are the top 6 best K-Drama couples that are simply timeless and will never go out of style. In other words, we’d love to see more of them even now!
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The Min Min and Bong Bong couple have a special place in K-Drama fans’ hearts. With their cameo in the ongoing spin-off “Strong Girl NamSoon”, their everlasting popularity was once again reaffirmed. This couple has enchanted fans year after year with their heart-fluttering romance, so much so that we still can’t get enough. From the height difference to the way Ahn MinHyuk (played by Park HyungSik) swoons over Do BongSoon (played by Park BoYoung), their little nicknames for each other, and especially the wedding scenes – everything is etched in our hearts and minds, fresh as new. Is it too much to ask for another K-Drama starring the two? We hope not!
What can be more dreamy and timeless than one of the world’s most beloved K-Drama couples falling in love in real life, getting married, and becoming parents? “Crash Landing On You” is a K-Drama that captivated viewers of all ages from all over the world, uniting them in adoration of the Ri JeongHyuk (Hyun Bin) – Yoon SeRi (Son YeJin) couple. The love they nurtured beyond borders resonated with millions, leaving an indelible mark on their hearts. So, as the K-Drama aired, fans rooted for them with all their hearts, and when Hyun Bin and Son YeJin were revealed to be dating, the world celebrated their relationship with joy and warmth.
Hallyu royalty Kim GoEun and Lee MinHo working together in a romance K-Drama was once a dream. When it came true with “The King: Eternal Monarch”, it certainly marked a cultural reset. With electric chemistry, otherworldly visuals, and a – quite literally – timeless plot, this K-Drama is a memorable rollercoaster ride that you will want to get on time and time again. Scenes and dialogues from “The King: Eternal Monarch” like: “Protect her! She is the future queen of the Kingdom of Corea” or “Even if the door closes, open all the doors in the universe and return to me, promise me you’ll do that” are unforgettable, thanks to the iconic couple that is Lee Gon (Lee MinHo) and Jung TaeEul (Kim GoEun), and they will never go out of style.
The couple that broke our hearts and put them back together with gentle care – Lee DongWook and Yoo InNa have to be on this list. From Grim Reaper and Sunny in “Goblin” to Kwon JungRok and Oh JinSim in “Touch Your Heart” – this couple’s magic is beyond compare. What adds to it is the fact that both actors are incredibly versatile, so their chemistry can bloom in any genre! We’re definitely manifesting Lee DongWook and Yoo InNa reuniting on screen for a thriller romance drama. What genre would you want to see them in?
This list would not be complete without one of the most heart-warming and enduring couples of K-Drama land – Lee JeongIn and Yoo JiHo from “One Spring Night”, played by Han JiMin and Jung HaeIn, respectively. Just like the title of the drama, this couple will ease your heart and calm your mind, washing away your blues and filling your heart with love and hope. Watching these two fall in love on screen felt therapeutic and healing, and we’re never getting over how attached we are to this couple. “One Spring Night” is the kind of K-Drama that makes you believe in love all over again, but it also leaves you craving affection. Despite the catch, it is still one of our favorites.
Which of these K-Dramas couples is your favorite? Are there any others that you would add to this list? Tell us in the comments section down below!