Netflix's TUDUM Korea 2022 Announces New K-Dramas to Look Out For

TUDUM 2022 was a star-studded fan event hosted by SHINee's Minho and Cho Yi Hyun of the hit K-Drama, All of Us Are Dead.

SHINee's Choi Minho and Cho Yi Hyun of "All of Us Are Dead" hosting TUDUM 2022
SHINee's Choi Minho and Cho Yi Hyun of "All of Us Are Dead" hosting TUDUM 2022

Streamed on Netflix's official YouTube and TikTok channels on September 24, TUDUM showcased upcoming titles to look forward to in the coming months. On top of that, the event was also highlighted by guest appearances and electrifying performances. This includes the masterpiece of a production number by dance crew, HOOK.


About TUDUM

TUDUM is Netflix’s global 24-hour virtual fan event — the place to catch exclusive news from your favorite shows, never-before-seen footage, trailers and first looks, all available to watch for free on YouTube.


The free virtual event is a celebration of the Netflix fandom and is dedicated to sharing the scoop on over 100 fan favorite shows, films, and specials from across the globe.


This year, TUDUM also featured exclusive appearances from more than 100 of your favorite stars from the most popular shows and eagerly anticipated movies.


Last year, TUDUM debuted with 25 million views in 184 countries around the world. This year, the show takes place on September 24 and 25, with five virtual events taking viewers on a whirlwind trip through the fan-favorite shows and films from around the world.


K-Dramas Coming Soon


The Fabulous

SHINee's resident rapper will be flaunting his flaming charisma in the highly-anticipated K-Drama, The Fabulous.


Chae Soo Bin, who most K-Drama fans surely know from the massively popular series, Sweet and Sour and Love in the Moonlight stars as the stylish leading lady.


Chae Soo Bin in the K-Drama The Fabulous
Chae Soo Bin in "The Fabulous" | Screen Capture from Netflix TUDUM

The storyline follows the life of four friends who are in the midst of chasing their dreams in the competitive world of fashion. When they're not on-the-go in the elite society of haute couture, you can find the squad working at their demanding jobs, entangled in chaotic romances, or celebrating life by painting the town in glitter.

Shinee's Choi Minho
Choi Minho in "The Fabulous" | Screen Capture from Netflix TUDUM

Driving the hyper-realistic perspective on love, friendship, dreams, and life its all its glory, The Fabulous depicts Choi Minho as a freelance photo editor in search of a spark of passion for his career. His point of view does a full 180 when he meets Pyo Ji Eun (Chae Soo Bin), a charming PR manager for luxury brands.


In The Fabulous, both dreams and love are in full bloom.


Squid Game Season 2

Once upon a time in 2021, the whole world watched in awe (and terror), as the players in Squid Game took on one spine-chilling challenge after the other.


The historic K-Drama broke records, won Emmy awards, and launched an iconic craze of red jumpsuits, green tracksuits, dalgona, and Asian childhood games.


Check out this unreleased clip from Squid Game season 1:


Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area Part 2

La Casa De Papel is a high-octane Spanish TV series that took the world by storm one Euro at a time. The famous heist got a brand new makeover in the South Korean adaptation that recently made waves of its own.


Now, back for round 2, Money Heist: Korea -Joint Economic Area has returned with its second season. Are you ready to unravel more secrets and get your adrenaline pumping again? Of course, you are.


Watch the action-packed snippet of Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economin Area right here:


Hellbound Season 2

November 2021 was remarkable for many reasons, and one of them was the premiere of one of the darkest TV series the world has ever seen, Hellbound.

Based on a webtoon of the same name, the live-action adaptation of Hellbound skyrocketed to the top of Netflix's global series list.


Now, the emissaries from hell are back for a second season. Holy water at the ready.


Check out the season 2 announcement of Hellbound here:


Glitch

Glitch is a 10-episode K-Drama that stars Nana ang Jeon Yeo Bin. Defined by a mysterious sci-fi theme, this thrilling series focuses on two people (one who can see aliens and one who hunts them) searching for a missing person who vanished without a trace. Could something extraterrestrial be at play?


Get a sneak peek at Glitch here:


The Glory

If you're a fan of Record of Youth and Happiness directed by Ahn Gil Ho, you are bound to love The Glory.

Alongside the writing prowess of Kim Eun Sook, who wrote the hit dramas, The Heirs, The King: Eternal Monarch, Mr. Sunshine, and Goblin, Glory is slated to be...glorious.


The film stars Song Hye Kyo and Lee Do Hyun in a storyline that shines the spotlight on a woman who goes to the extreme to take revenge on bullies who tormented her during her childhood years.

Revenge is a dish best served cold, and Glory makes it icy.


20th Century Girl

Not to be confused with BTS' "21st Century Girl" (Hi, ARMY), 20th Century Girl, is a sweet K-Drama set in 1999.


Kim Yoo Jung in the K-drama 20th Century Girl
Kim Yoo Jung in "20th Century Girl" | Image courtesy of Netflix

With Kim Yoo Jung and Byeon Woo Seok portraying the roles of multifaceted high school students, fans better keep a lookout for the love, chaos, and laughter that 20th Century Girl will bring to the table.


Somebody

A shady social networking app takes centerstage in Somebody, as it appears to be tied to a murder case. The mystery drama stars Kim Young Kwan, Kim Yong Ji, Seom, and Kim Soo Yeon, and is hitting your Netflix screens very soon.


Watch TUDUM 2022

You can catch this free virtual event on Netflix's YouTube channels. Visit Netflix's official fan site, Tudum.com/event, for the latest news about Tudum and the full schedule.


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SOURCE: NETFLIX PRESS RELEASE


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