50 Best Foreign TV Shows on Netflix South Korea

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Last updated: 2019-05-26

In the era of streaming, viewing options have drastically changed by making available foreign-language TV shows that previously wouldn't have crossed borders, let alone language barriers. Netflix, on a mission to appeal to global audiences, boasts a huge collection of foreign shows that you may be overlooking. Here's the list of 50 best foreign TV shows on Netflix South Korea right now for your perusal.


Dark 2017

Genre:   Crime, Drama, Thriller

Available From:   2017-12-01

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese

A missing child sets four families on a frantic hunt for answers as they unearth a mind-bending mystery that spans three generations.

Actor(s):   Anatole Taubman, Andreas Pietschmann, Angela Winkler, Anne Ratte-Polle, Jordis Triebel, Karoline Eichhorn, Lisa Vicari, Louis Hofmann, Maja Schone, Mark Waschke, Michael Mendl, Oliver Masucci, Sebastian Rudolph, Stephan Kampwirth

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Le casa de papel

Le casa de papel 2017

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2017-07-02

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Alex Pina

Eight thieves take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as a criminal mastermind manipulates the police to carry out his plan.

Actor(s):   Alba Flores, alvaro Morte, Darko Peric, Enrique Arce, Esther Acebo, Itziar Ituno, Jaime Lorente, Kiti Manver, Maria Pedraza, Mario de la Rosa, Miguel Herran, Paco Tous, Pedro Alonso, Ursula Corbero

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3% 2016

Genre:   Sci-Fi, Thriller

Available From:   2016-11-25

Year:   2016

Creator(s):   Not Available

In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.

Actor(s):   Bianca Comparato, Celso Frateschi, Joao Miguel, Mel Fronckowiak, Michel Gomes, Rafael Lozano, Rodolfo Valente, Sergio Mamberti, Vaneza Oliveira, Viviane Porto, Zeze Motta

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Strongest Deliveryman

Strongest Deliveryman 2017

Genre:   Drama

Available From:   2017-11-28

Year:   2017

Creator(s):   Not Available

Two gutsy food delivery workers strive to overcome their socioeconomic disadvantages to achieve big goals and bump into love along the way.

Actor(s):   Hie-bong Jo, Ki-doo Kim, Kyung-pyo Go, Seon-ho Kim, Soo-bin Chae, Won-hee Go

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Kingdom 2019

Genre:   Action, War

Available From:   2019-01-25

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Kim Eun-hee, Kim Seong-hun, Shinsuke Sato, Tsutomu Kuroiwa, Yasuhisa Hara

While strange rumors about their ill king grip a kingdom, the crown prince becomes their only hope against a mysterious plague overtaking the land.

Actor(s):   Bae Doona, Heo Jun-ho, Jeon Seok-ho, Ju Ji-hoon, Jun Kaname, Jung Suk-won, Kanata Hongo, Kanna Hashimoto, Kento Yamazaki, Kim Hye-jun, Kim Jong-soo, Kim Sang-ho, Kim Sung-kyu, Ryu Seung-ryong

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Quicksand 2019

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2019-04-05

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Not Available

After a tragedy at a school sends shock waves through a wealthy Stockholm suburb, a seemingly well-adjusted teen finds herself on trial for murder.

Actor(s):   Anna Bjork, Arvid Sand, David Dencik, Ella Rappich, Felix Sandman, Hanna Ardehn, Helena af Sandeberg, Maria Sundbom, Rebecka Hemse, Reuben Sallmander, William Spetz

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Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series

Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series 2019

Genre:   Animation, Comedy

Available From:   2019-03-31

Year:   2019

Creator(s):   Gary Howsam, John Paul Tremblay, Mike Smith, Norm Hiscock, Robb Wells

Nova Scotia's favorite miscreants have always been super sketchy. Now, carrying on from the Season 12 finale, the boys have become complete cartoons.

Actor(s):   Cory Bowles, Jacob Rolfe, Jeanna Harrison, John Dunsworth, John Paul Tremblay, Marguerite McNeil, Mike Smith, Pat Roach, Robb Wells, Sarah Dunsworth, Tyrone Parsons

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46 2016

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2017-06-30

Year:   2016

Creator(s):   Serdar Akar

A genetics professor experiments with a treatment for his comatose sister that blends medical and shamanic cures, but unlocks a shocking side effect.

Actor(s):   Ayca Eren, Berkan Sal, Erdal Besikcioglu, Melis Birkan, Metin Belgin, Ozay Fecht, Saygin Soysal, Selin Uludogan, Suna Yildizoglu, Yasemin Allen

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The Protector

The Protector 2018

Genre:   Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Available From:   2018-12-14

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Binnur Karaevli

Discovering his ties to a secret ancient order, a young man living in modern Istanbul embarks on a quest to save the city from an immortal enemy.

Actor(s):   Ayca Aysin Turan, Cagatay Ulusoy, Hazar Erguclu, Mehmet Kurtulus, Okan Yalabik, Yurdaer Okur

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Sacred Games

Sacred Games 2018

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2018-07-06

Year:   2018

Creator(s):   Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane

A link in their pasts leads an honest cop to a fugitive gang boss, whose cryptic warning spurs the officer on a quest to save Mumbai from cataclysm.

Actor(s):   Jitendra Joshi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Neeraj Kabi, Radhika Apte, Saif Ali Khan

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