The BEST KBS TV2 Shows

The top 50 shows on KBS TV2

2 Days & 1 Night

#1 - 2 Days & 1 Night

In this renowned South Korean on-the-road reality show, the cast members take two-day road trips to all four corners of South Korea. They go to mountains, farms, fishing villages and offshore islands to introduce all kinds of beautiful landscapes, traditions and people to their viewers. While doing so, they also perform a variety of games and missions to earn rewards, like eating famous local food, and to avoid punishments, like sleeping outdoors.

star 9.74
294 votes
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The Return of Superman

#2 - The Return of Superman

In this new reality show, 4 celebrity dad's will take on the task of raising their kid(s) on their own without mom's help! These dads could not be more different from one another and are on different sides of the personality spectrums. This is an extremely cute show due to the different personalities of the kids and makes for funny moments as the fathers try to raise them in their own ways (clueless at times!). Join the ohh's and ahh's as the Superman Fathers learn a thing or two about taking care of their own kids!

star 9.37
206 votes
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Queen For Seven Days

#3 - Queen For Seven Days

Marrying a king guarantees a turbulent life. Shin Chae Kyung is the daughter of a powerful politician during the Joseon Dynasty. She falls in love with Crown Prince Lee Yuk, who lives under the tyranny of his half-brother, King Yeon San Gun. When Lee Yuk rises to the throne and becomes King Jung Jong, Chae Kyung becomes Queen Dan Kyung, who becomes caught in the cross-fires of different political factions as well as the jealousies between the brothers. When Dan Kyung’s own father stages a coup against the king, Queen Dan Kyung is dethroned only after seven days and expelled from the palace. What will happen to the love between the king and queen when they can no longer be together?

star 9.31
128 votes
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The Princess' Man

#4 - The Princess' Man

A tragic love story between the daughter of Prince Suyang and grandson of Kim Jong Seo. The son of Kim Jongseo, Seungyoo, is a handsome and wise man who carries a noble quality. Princess Seryeong, a daughter of King Sejo, aka prince Sooyang, is a cheerful, lively lady with a strong curiosity and bold personality. They fall in love instantly but later they find out that their parents are sworn enemies. It’s a Chosun dynasty version of “Romeo and Juliet”.

star 9.18
168 votes
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IRIS

#5 - IRIS

Two elite National Security System (NSS) agents, Hyeong-Jun (Lee Byung-Hun) and Sa-Woo (Jeong Jun-Ho), who were sworn blood brothers, both fall for fellow agent Seung-Hee (Kim Tae-Hee). Sa-Woo attempts to suppress his feelings for Seung-Hee and wishes the couple the best. Hyeon-Jun is then sent off on a solo mission to Hungary. In Hungary, Hyeon-jun accomplishes his mission and while in escape mode becomes wounded. Shortly later, Hyeon-jun finds out that he was betrayed by fellow agent Sa-woo. Seung-Hee attempts to help Hyeon-Jun escape, but a car explosion separates the two and both are misled to believe that the other person are dead. Hyeon-Jun is then saved by an unknown voice and learns of the secret society "IRIS". One year later, Hyeon-Jun returns to Korea to seek revenge. During this time, the two Koreas are set to reunify, while the group "IRIS" are intent on stopping the reunification.

star 8.96
498 votes
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Bridal Mask

#6 - Bridal Mask

Bridal Mask (Gaksital) is a famous manhwa set in the 1930s during the Japanese occupation. The hero, Lee Kang-to, is known as 'Gaksital' because he wears a mask to hide his face — one of those traditional play masks, specifically the rosy-cheeked one reserved for the female role, aka the bride. He's an unassuming young man in real life, but when he dons his superhero mask, he fights injustice and rights wrongs during one of the darkest periods of Korea's history.

star 8.81
184 votes
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Youth of May

#7 - Youth of May

About two people who fell for each other like fate in the midst of a whirlpool of history in May 1980.

star 8.79
56 votes
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I Remember You

#8 - I Remember You

Armed with an incredible track record, former profiler Lee Hyun returns to Korea to take up the mantle as a member of a special task force. However, the hunter turns out to be the hunted, as Hyun's colleague Cha Ji-an has long since been conducting a personal investigation on him. Who exactly are the cat and mouse in this romantic thriller?

star 8.79
374 votes
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Witch's Court

#9 - Witch's Court

Ma Yi-Deum has worked as a prosecutor for 7 years. She sometimes resorts to drastic methods to win cases. One day, Ma Yi-Deum is transferred to a special division dealing only with sex crimes.

star 8.79
67 votes
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The Joseon Gunman

#10 - The Joseon Gunman

It’s the 19th Century and as western influences spread across Asia, Korea’s Joseon dynasty is experiencing great upheaval and rapid modernization. As the son of the last great swordsman, Park Yoon Kang is caught between two worlds, but the sudden murder of his father and sister catapult him into the new era as he takes up the gun to avenge their deaths. However, it’s not just his family who needs his protection, but his people as well. Is Park Yoon Kang cut out to be the hero of an era?

star 8.78
121 votes
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Cinderella's Sister

#11 - Cinderella's Sister

She has neither aspiration nor emotion and her smile is sarcastic. Eun-jo is a girl who has apathy toward life. Her mother, who has been living as a single mother for 18 years, finally found the right person to marry and brought Eun-jo into the stepfather’s house. A decent house and a decent family…. Eun-jo feels that everything in this house does not fit for her. The most unbearable thing she faces is the stepsister Hyo-sun, who is the apple of her father’s eyes and beloved by everyone in the house. Hyo-sun also takes away the mind of Eun-jo’s mother, just like her bright and untainted character attracted all the other people. Eun-jo cannot tolerate this situation, since she lost the only one that she completely owned. She sets her mind on getting even with Hyo-sun. ‘Cinderella shouldn’t be loved by her stepmother. You broke the rule! I’ll pay you back by taking away what you have and will have! But then… What should I do first?’

star 8.72
183 votes
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Hong Gil Dong

#12 - Hong Gil Dong

Hong Gil Dong was the illegitimate son of a high ranked minister. A local monk took him under his wing and taught him martial arts. Hong Gil Dong was inspired to fight for the injustice in this society that divided people into nobles and ordinary citizens whereby the former enjoyed all the privileges due solely to their birth. The heroine, Heo Yi Nok, had just returned to Korea from China with her grandfather. They made their living by putting on shows and selling their special brand of medicine in the marketplace. Lee Chang Hwi had been told since he was young that he was the rightful heir to the throne which had been usurped by his half brother. He had also returned from his exile in China and was plotting to overthrow the emperor. The three got entangled in love, hate, loyalty and betrayal and only one side can win.

star 8.70
63 votes
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Chief Kim

#13 - Chief Kim

Kim Gwan-Chul used to work as an accountant, but now he works as a chief for a company. He is man who follows his principles and uses common sense. He also stands up for those in weaker positions.

star 8.70
177 votes
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Go Back Couple

#14 - Go Back Couple

Would you like to go back in 18 years of time if you could? People have desires to turn back the time and fix the most regrettable moments in their lives. This couple with the same age is just like that. Getting married at a young age of 24 made them almost bite each other’s heads off. They are given a chance to relieve those regrettable moments. Would they be able to choose a different life after all?

star 8.65
149 votes
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Once Again

#15 - Once Again

About the turbulent divorce story of the Song family that ends in the discovery of romance and familial love. The Song family includes a frugal father, a cute but materialistic mother, and four adult children with their own quirks and family troubles.

star 8.63
36 votes
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Descendants of the Sun

#16 - Descendants of the Sun

It's love at first sight for special forces Captain Yoo Shi-jin when he meets a beautiful doctor who treats his wounds. Over before it can truly begin, the two separate due to their opposite values -- one being a soldier who takes lives, and the other a doctor who fights to save them. Almost a year later, a fateful reunion takes place in Uruk, causing them to work together. Can Shi-jin and Mo-yeon overcome their biggest hurdle, or was it never meant to be?

star 8.61
1,252 votes
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Cheer UP!

#17 - Cheer UP!

Set against the backdrop of an incredibly competitive high school, a group of students find solace in cheerleading club, led by their passionate leader, Kang Yeon-doo (Jung Eun-ji). Along with the social and romantic trials of adolescence, this unlikely group of cheerleaders smile in the face of unreasonable academic expectations.

star 8.60
260 votes
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Who Are You: School 2015

#18 - Who Are You: School 2015

Set at a prestigious private high school in Gangnam, Seoul, South Korea. Eun-byeol is a popular student at the private high school. She goes missing and returns, but she has lost her memory. She tries to find out the truth.

star 8.58
310 votes
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Dream High

#19 - Dream High

Six students at Kirin Art High School work to achieve their dreams of becoming stars.Students at an arts and entertainment school mature as they face incidents and struggles. This movie shows singing, dancing, and acting and also shows the true side of the entertainment industry. Song Sam-dong (Kim Soo-hyun) lives in the country side and dreams of becoming an owner of a stock farm. He falls in love with Go Hye-mi (Bae Suzy) at first sight and follows her to Kirin High School of Art. There he discovers his genius like musical talent. Jin-Guk (Taek-yeon) is a gifted dancer, but a troubled student at school. The director of Kirin High School of Art ((Bae Yong-jun)) recommends to Jin-guk to enroll at his school. There, Jin-guk's talents blossom and he now dreams of becoming a global star. Exchange student Kevin (Wooyoung) comes to Kirin High after receiving the top score for new applicants. He comes from abroad and shows outstanding skills as a dancer. Go Hye-mi (Bae Suzy) is the most popular girl at Kirin High. She carries herself as a confident girl, but inside hides a sad past. She dreamed of becoming a world renown classical vocalist, but after the collapse of her family she had no choice but to enter Kirin High School of Art. She is loved by Song Sam-dong and Jin-gook. Yoon Becky (Eun-jung) looks up to Go Hye-mi, who appears to have everything. They soon become rivals. Erica (Yoon Young-ah) is a popular teen star. She enters Kirin High School of Art and becomes the object of admiration by her peers. She looks forward to having a "regular" school life.

star 8.56
610 votes
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Suits (KR)

#20 - Suits (KR)

A renowned corporate attorney at a prestigious firm gambles on a dropout with a photographic memory but no law degree to help on high-stakes cases.

star 8.52
105 votes
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The Producers

#21 - The Producers

All-night meetings, nonstop stress and action. That’s the life of a television variety show producer trying to put together a hit show and gain ratings while handling pressures from difficult stars and corporate executives who breathe down their necks. Baek Seung-chan is a fresh new producer-director (PD) who gave up law school to work in the exciting variety show division of a major television network. He works alongside the more seasoned veteran PDs Tak Ye-jin, a no-nonsense hot-shot who gets things done her way, and Ra Joon-mo, who is still waiting for his breakout hit series. As they work with temperamental stars like Cindy, a famous singer, can the PDs please everybody and get their jobs done?

star 8.48
286 votes
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King of Baking, Kim Tak Goo

#22 - King of Baking, Kim Tak Goo

Kim Tak Gu is the eldest son of Gu Il Jung, the president of Geo Seong Foods, Gu Il Jung, who is a legend in the baking industry. Although he is an extremely talented baker and seemed destined to succeed his father as president, Gu Il Jung’s family plotted to rob him of his inheritance because he was born to Il Jung’s mistress. Tak Gu’s determination to become number one in the baking industry drives him to rebuild his career from scratch despite the many trials he faces.

star 8.46
74 votes
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School 2013

#23 - School 2013

Several students in an underachieving class in their second year of high school face conflict in their academic and personal lives. They also have to deal with simply growing up and becoming who they want to be - something their teachers attempt to guide them through even as they come across similar problems of their own.

star 8.44
258 votes
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Are You Human?

#24 - Are You Human?

Nam Shin (Seo Kang-Joon) is a son from a family who runs a large company. After an unexpected accident, he falls into a coma. His mother Oh Ro-Ra (Kim Sung-Ryoung) is an authority on brain science and artificial intelligence. She creates an android named Nam Shin III which looks like just like her son Nam Shin. The android pretends to be Nam Shin and he has a bodyguard So-Bong (Kong Seung-Yeon).

star 8.43
433 votes
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Hwarang

#25 - Hwarang

During the Kingdom of Silla, a group of elite youth known as Hwarang would wield great influence. These dashing, talented knights – Moo Myung, Sam Maek Jong, Soo Ho, Ban Ryu, Yeo Wool, Han Sung, and maiden Ah Ro – could outsmart and outfight anyone as they pushed for justice in Seorabeol, the capital city. One of them would become King Jin Heung of Silla and change the course of history.

star 8.43
341 votes
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Beautiful Mind

#26 - Beautiful Mind

How dangerous is a genius neurosurgeon who is incapable of having any feelings for his patients? Lee Young-oh is the best at what he does but because of an accident in his frontal lobe, he lacks sympathy for his patients and has erratic personalities. When a series of bizarre patient deaths occur at the hospital, police investigators converge around Young-oh. Can a rookie cop help Young-oh open up his heart and learn to love again?

star 8.39
168 votes
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Baby Faced Beauty

#27 - Baby Faced Beauty

Lee So-young dreams of becoming a fashion designer, but at the age of 34 she only has a high school diploma and a family debt to pay. However, her young face leads her to be mistaken as a 25-year old university graduate landing her the job of her dreams. On the other hand, she meets Choi Jin-wook, who is younger than his mature look. Jin-wook breaks away from the family business in the hopes of making it as a designer. Because he believes So-young is younger than him, he orders her around without the respect usually paid to those who are older. The two of them clash while working together, but can't help their growing affections for one another.

star 8.38
60 votes
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Trot Lovers

#28 - Trot Lovers

When she's not making ends meet, Choi Choon Hee hones her skills in trot music, an old-fashioned, but heartfelt genre. Her luck turns when she when she pairs up with Jang Joon Hyun, an arrogant songwriter who excels in pop hits, as well as Jo Geun Woo, a shrewd talent CEO. Choon Hee's star burns hot, but between work and love, can she overcome the haters and trot her way into success?

star 8.38
115 votes
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Love Rain

#29 - Love Rain

"Love Rain" depicts a 1970's pure love and a love from the present day at the same time. It shows how the offsprings of a previous ill-fated couple, who met in the 1970s, managed to meet and fall in love. Seo In-ha and Kim Yoon-hee, an art student and a shy beauty, met and fell in love with each other during college in the 1970s but unfortunately their love was fated to never be. Now in the present 21st century Korea, Seo In-ha's son, Seo Joon (a liberal photographer) meets and falls in with the daughter of Kim Yoon-hee, Jung Ha-na, a cheerful and energetic girl who's personality is different from her mother's. Will their love for each other keep them together or will they have to face the same fate as their parents?

star 8.31
279 votes
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Love in the Moonlight

#30 - Love in the Moonlight

Can a disguise be an obstacle to real love? Hong Ra-on is a young woman during the Joseon Dynasty who makes a living by dressing up like a man and giving relationship advice to the lovelorn young men who seek her counsel. A love letter that Ra-on writes for a client brings her in contact with Lee Yeong, who is the Crown Prince Hyomyeong, the first son of King Sunjo and heir to the throne. But neither knows the true identity of the other. As Lee Yeong becomes strangely drawn to Ra-on, the crown prince’s eunuchs brings her into the palace as one of their own, giving her insights into palace life that no woman has seen before. Inside the palace, Ra-on becomes entangled with the poet Kim Sat-gat, Lee Yeong’s trusted confidante; scholar Kim Yoon-sung, who is the crown prince’s nemesis; and Jo Ha-yeon, the chosen royal consort for Lee Yeong. Can Ra-on survive the royal palace life without being exposed as a woman?

star 8.29
296 votes
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You're the best, Lee Soon Shin

#31 - You're the best, Lee Soon Shin

Because of her father’s sudden death, Lee Soon-shin and her mother fall in trouble. They both attempt to find happiness, while Lee Soon-shin falls in love. Meanwhile Shin Joon-ho is the president of an entertainment management company. He is over confident, arrogant and cold-blooded. By meeting Lee Soon-shin, he realizes the meaning of true success and also changes.

star 8.18
111 votes
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At a Distance, Spring is Green

#32 - At a Distance, Spring is Green

A coming of age story about young people in their twenties and the problems they face in university. Nam Soo-hyun and Yeon Joo, two boys with contrasting personalities, unexpectedly become friends when they work on a project together.

star 8.17
36 votes
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When the Camellia Blooms

#33 - When the Camellia Blooms

Dongbaek, an orphan and single mother, owns a small bar sharing her name — a name which translates to camellia (a small, flowering tree) in English. Dongbaek's life takes a new turn after meeting Yongsik, a do-gooder police officer in their small town. Yongsik, having been raised by a single mom himself, understands Dongbaek’s challenges and embraces her dearly. The two fall in love despite social stigma against single parenthood.

star 8.17
126 votes
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Angel's Last Mission: Love

#34 - Angel's Last Mission: Love

An angel named Dan is given the mission to find love for Lee Yeon-seo but he ends up falling in love with her.

star 8.13
265 votes
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The Tale of Nokdu

#35 - The Tale of Nokdu

Jeon Nok Du lives on an island with his father and older brother. One day, his father and older brother are attacked by a group of female assassins. Nok Du chases after one of the assassins to the capital that goes into a widow village. To find out who and why his family was attacked, Nok Du disguises himself as a woman and enters the widow village. There, he meets Dong Dong Ju, an apprentice to become a gisaeng.

star 8.13
93 votes
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Mad Dog

#36 - Mad Dog

Choi Kang-Woo is a former detective, but he now works as a veteran insurance investigator. He leads a team that attempts to reveal insurance fraud cases.

star 8.12
63 votes
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Oh My Venus

#37 - Oh My Venus

In an effort to support her family, Kang Joo-eun has become a workaholic lawyer without any regard for her personal well being. Overweight, unattractive and depressed at the prime of her life, Joo-eun comes across Kim Young-ho, a renowned personal trainer who considers health a deeply personal calling. Can Young-ho and his stubborn perfectionism whip Joo-eun’s body—and heart—back into shape?

star 8.11
498 votes
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Good Doctor

#38 - Good Doctor

A medical drama based in the pediatrics department. This drama will draw the story of a young man, Park Shi-on with Idiot Savant Syndrome who overcomes obstacles to become a pediatric surgeon. He is a pediatrician who despite his developmental disabilities is a medical genius. He is a gifted doctor but has trouble with other areas of his life, such as relating to people socially. Meanwhile, Cha Yoon-seo is a pediatric surgical fellow and Kim Do-han is the best pediatric surgeons in Korea. He will finds himself frequently in confrontation with Park Shi-on.

star 8.11
277 votes
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Boys Over Flowers (KR)

#39 - Boys Over Flowers (KR)

Set at a famous high school for the super-wealthy, this is a puppy love story centered on a poor girl and the F4 gang of rich kids headed by the rough and fearless Goo Jun-pyo. Geum Jan-di (Goo Hye-sun) is a girl from a poor family but has an unrivaled sense of optimism and drive and is by chance admitted to a prestigious private high school. There she meets the infamous group of four astonishingly good looking and rich boys who are known as F4. The group's leader is Goo Jun-pyo (Lee Min-ho), who is a spoiled heir to world-leading conglomerate Shinhwa. He is joined by mysterious and breathlessly handsome Yoon Ji-hoo (Kim Hyun-joong), So Yi-jung (Kim Bum), and Song Woo-bin (Kim Joon). Their love story moves from Seoul to New Caledonia to Macau.

star 8.09
2,047 votes
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Autumn Tale

#40 - Autumn Tale

Yoon Joon-suh and Yoon Eun-suh grew up as siblings but Eun-suh was in fact from a different family as there was a mixed up at the hospital where she was borned.The switch came to light when Eun-suh was involved in a car accident and it was discovered that her blood type was different from her parents. Eun-suh's life took a complete turn when the 2 girls were returned to their respective families. Soon after, the Yoon family left for the States and Eun-suh was left living in sordid condition with her real family in Korea. Years after, Joon-suh returned to Korea and by chance the two former siblings were reunited.

star 8.09
67 votes
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School 2017

#41 - School 2017

A coming-of-age story about the lives of 18-year-old high school students who are valued according to their ranking in school. Despite their frustrations, they find out how to make their own way in this world that seems to be a stagnant cycle of school and home.

star 8.06
154 votes
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Sungkyunkwan Scandal

#42 - Sungkyunkwan Scandal

This drama is set in Sungkyunkwan University during the Joseon era, revolving around the exploits and love stories of four youths. When her younger brother falls ill, Kim Yoon Hee enters the school in his place disguised as a boy in her desperation to find a way to support him, and becomes friends with Lee Sun Joon - extremely rich and the brains of the gang, playboy Goo Yong Ha and the rebellious Moon Jae Shin.

star 8.06
247 votes
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The Best Hit

#43 - The Best Hit

Yoo Hyun-Jae is a member of a popular idol group. He has a lot of fans and he is a scandal maker. Meanwhile, Lee Ji-Hoon is an aspiring singer. He pretends to be studying for his civil servant exam, but he is actually struggling to become an idol.

star 8.05
181 votes
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Uncontrollably Fond

#44 - Uncontrollably Fond

After a bitter breakup, a couple reunites years later as completely different people -- one an egotistical superstar, and the other a materialistic documentarian.

star 8.05
307 votes
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Into The Ring

#45 - Into The Ring

A dirt-born character chooses to join politics over getting a job and punishing rogue politicians with an elite official.

star 8.04
49 votes
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Full House (2004)

#46 - Full House (2004)

Han Ji-eun is a naive writer who got swindled out of everything she owned including her house by her best friends. Stranded in China, She managed to borrow money from an actor Lee Young-jae to return to Korea. On her return, she found out that her house was bought by Lee Young-jae. In an attempt to get her possessions back, she entered in a contract marriage with Young-jae for one year. In spite of losing all, Ji-eun manages to be cheerful and takes things in strike and the business relationship between the two becomes personal as they start to rely and care for each other.

star 8.02
342 votes
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My Father is Strange

#47 - My Father is Strange

A young man suddenly appears in front of a family and insists that he is their son.

star 8.02
114 votes
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Secret

#48 - Secret

A devoted woman makes the ultimate sacrifice for her boyfriend, only to learn that love doesn’t always conquer all. Yoo-jung is a sweet, upbeat person who has always stuck by her boyfriend, Ahn Do-hoon, all through school as he cared for a disabled father. But Do-hoon gets into a car accident that results in the death of a woman. Unable to face her boyfriend having to go to jail for a hit-and-run accident, the self-sacrificing Yoo-jeong takes the blame for the accident and serves time in prison in his place. Min-hyuk, a cold-hearted heir to a business empire, had just begun to open his heart to a woman when she is killed in the hit-and-run accident. Years later, he is engaged to Shin Se-yeon, a congressman’s daughter. Can Yoo-jung and Min-hyuk mend their wounded hearts and discover the real meaning of love?

star 7.99
309 votes
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The Prime Minister and I

#49 - The Prime Minister and I

At 42-years-old, Kwon Yool is South Korea's youngest prime minister ever. On top of his reputation of being an honest man of the utmost integrity, he's also a widow who raises his three children alone. But what the public doesn't know is that Prime Minister Kwon is actually a foul-mouthed scrooge devoid of even the most basic of parenting skills. Nam Da Jung is a journalist who resorts to writing trashy tabloids to support her ailing father, but when she chases Prime Minister Kwon for a lucrative exposé, she ends up scooping a whole lot more than she bargained for.

star 7.98
171 votes
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Doctor Prisoner

#50 - Doctor Prisoner

An ace doctor in a university hospital is wrongfully accused of a medical malpractice incident and gets ousted from the hospital. He then applies to work at a prison, where he plans to make personal connections with all the big shots in prison with the ultimate goal of getting revenge against the hospital that kicked him out.

star 7.94
67 votes
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