Romantic comedies are dramas that one cannot get enough of especially when they are coming from Asian makers. Their romcoms have so many things to see. You find relatable things, you find stories that make your heart flutter, you laugh, you cry, and also, they make sure to reflect things that are very pertinent and present in the society that we are living in. One of the recent and top-grossing shows Welcome to Wedding Hell was like that. It talked broke the stereotypical notion of marriage but rather through satire comedy bought true things that go behind a marriage which even sometimes leads to breaking off the marriage too. It however never left the theme of romance and comedy which in turn made the series light and enjoyable.
We realized that after watching the show many of you were curious to know some more shows that you can watch after this. The shows have somewhat similar themes like reality, comedy romance, and different stories. Therefore, we decided to introduce you all to 15 shows that fall under the genre of romance, comedy, marriage, different stories, love, relationship, life, and coming of age. So that you do not have to look for yourself but just follow the list and start streaming one by one. So, without waiting anymore let me introduce you all to 15 shows that you can watch if you enjoyed Welcome To Wedding Hell.
1. A Love So Beautiful
A coming-of-age romantic comedy series that you would definitely enjoy if you like watching cute romantic stories, especially school dramas. The series is based on a Chinese series with the same name. It was directed by Seo Min Jung and was released in December 2020. The story stars Kim Yo Han, So Joo Yeon, Yeo Hoe Hyun, Jo Hye Joo, and Jeong Jin Hwan and focuses on the life of three students in high school and the friends they have. The story takes you on a journey from the stage of young to adulthood and how friendship, love, and care evolve and deepens. The girl named Shi Sol-I is a lovely happy going and a cheerful 17-year-old student who has a huge crush on one of her classmates who also is his neighbour named Cha Heon. Cha Heon seems to keep himself distant from the feelings that she has for him and has confessed to him many times because he does not know how to confess his feelings.
Even though Shin knew that this is an unrequited love she does not lose hope and wants to have a good time and memories with her crush whenever possible and thus does not lose any chance. Eventually, a new transfer student comes to the same school as Shin and Chan and falls Shin and he approaches her as a friend and they become good friends. On the other Shin’s friends also falls in love. The whole story is really light-hearted and fun, it does become a little heavy towards the end but trust me it will all end well. So, you can watch this show definitely to experience a sweet romantic story that has so many emotions a love triangle, friendship, and a lot more. If, you would want to watch it then let me tell you that this show is available to be watched on Netflix and consists of 24 episodes.
2. My First First Love
This is another story that I would definitely recommend you all to watch. It is yet again a romantic, coming-of-age series that was released in 2019 and is directed by Oh Jin Seok and created by Jung Hyun Jung. It stars Ji Soo, Jung Chae Yeon, Jung Jin Young, Choi Ri, and Kang Tae Oh. It is based on the story of five people and their messy feelings and weird experience of first love. Due to personal reasons and situations, Yun Tae-O’s friends shift and move into his house. Moving into the house leads to so many things among them starting from friendship to love to fighting to everything that one can experience together when they are leaving together.
Though the move happens for some reason it eventually leads to a bond and beautiful stories with a lot of encounters, bickering, love, crush, confession, and all the things in between. They have different personalities and needs and are in need of something or the other thus now since they are under one roof they will learn to live together and will also fall in love. It is funny and light-hearted with trips and hangouts that you will love. You will like it if you enjoyed Welcome to Wedding Hell because it has beautiful love stories and comedy too but just with a different theme and motive. The series consists of two seasons and 16 episodes and if you want to watch this story to experience the love story and laugh a little then you can watch it on Netflix.
3. Young Lady And Gentleman
Young Lady and Gentleman the award-winning popular Tv series, that we really thought you must see after watching Welcome To Wedding Hell. It is a family romance comedy-drama series that was released in 2021 and is directed by Shin Chang Seok. Starring Ji Hyun Woo, Lee Se Hee, and Cha Hwa Yeon the series is based on a story that revolves around a widower named Lee Yong Gook who has three children, and a live-in tutor named Park Dan dan who has been putting up with her family, who teaches his kids.
As they are now living under one roof it is obvious to have some differences and conflicts but gradually the feelings take a turn and start feeling for each other no matter how much of an age difference they have. Young Gook is filled with grief but whether he comes out of it with the tutor’s help is something you can only find out once you see this sweet romantic comedy series. The series is available to be watched on Netflix and consists of 52 episodes.
4. Run On
This is another very sweet love story that will definitely make your heart flutter for sure. Starring Si Wan, Kang Tae Oh, Shin Se Kyung, and Choi Soo Young is a romance drama series based on life and sports. It was first premiered in 2021 and is directed by Lee Jae Hoon. It is a story that revolves around a sprinter named Ki Seon Gyeom and Oh Mi Joo, a translator. Both falls in love with each other but life has not been easy for them at all, they have pain but both of them are there for each other. Though the sprinter wants to become a sports agent his heart flutters for her who comes into his life. The series will make your heart flutter as you get to see their beautiful love story and how they care for each other and also how she helps him become full and happy. If you would like to watch this series then you can tune in to Netflix now and watch all its episodes.
5. Coffee Prince
Well, the list cannot be complete without including something of Gong Yoo and thus the next show is this that you must watch if you haven’t already. Released in the year 2007 and directed by Lee Young Jung, Coffee Prince is a romance comedy-drama series that stars Gong Yoo, Yoon Eun Hye, Lee Sun Kyun, and Chae Jung. It is based on a novel written by Lee Sun Mi of the same name. It is a story based on a different kind of romance. The romance is between a young mogul of food and a woman like a tomboy who dresses like a man so that she can get a job. The mogul does not really know that the tomboy is actually a girl because she does not reveal her true identity because she feared that she will lose her job.
The mogul has a growing coffee business and is stuck up on his unrequited first love. The girl has to feed her family. They get together and the mogul hires her to make her a gay lover and pretend so that he does not have to go on dates that are arranged for him. But soon things change and they start feeling for each other but again there is little confusion as the mogul thinks about his sexuality as he is falling for the girl pretending to be a man. But then things straighten up but again things change and they have to go into a long-distance relationship now how they cope and what happens next is something you can find out by watching this comedy and different sort of drama series on Netflix.
6. More Than Friends
The 2020 romantic drama series starring Ong Seong Wu, Shin Ye Eun, and Kim Dong Ju is a story where a girl who has been carefree when she was in her teens and wanted to reach her goals but eventually fell for a boy who was his friend. She was unaware that he also had feeling for her and they fall prey to a misunderstanding that made them not confess their feelings. After some years she still thinks of him and has feelings for him and drunk dials him. But she does not know that she is not reaching him but someone else. She calls and vents out her emotions on the call as her crush is in the US and she is drunk thus she is unaware of what she is doing. Her crush is now a successful photographer and has returned to Korea and coincidentally they are put together to work. But yet again misunderstandings have kept them, friends.
On the other hand, the one who used to get the calls is the one who has hired them to work together unaware of the fact that she is that same girl and the boy is the one she likes. But finds out soon. Their feeling become strong but the misunderstanding kept lingering. And the one who hired likes the girl and confesses and she agrees because she wants a rebound and the boy is jealous. Now whether they will be together and whether the boy and the girl confess their feelings and get together is something you will know once you watch the series for yourself.
It includes a lot of things like friendship, feelings, romance, beautiful quotes because the girl is a calligrapher, the urge to find love among the friends, and the friend who is already in a relationship but is not open. This show will give you a taste of so many types of love stories that you will not want to leave the series for sure. So watch it on Netflix now if you haven’t already.
7. Because This Is My First Love
This is a romantic comedy series starring Lee Min-Ki and Jung So Min and directed by Park Joon Hwa. It was released in 2017. The story revolves around two people who have different needs and ambitions and have very different views on love, relationships, and marriage. The guy named Nam Se Hee is an awkward IT worker who gets into a contractual marriage with a writer named Yoon Ji Ho, who is homeless. They get into a two-year contract and agree to be a landlord and tenant relationship. They set rules and start saying together. Did I mention that there is a cat as well staying with them?
Well yes, even he is a member and an important one. Living together starts fine but then takes a turn when they suffer their traumas and expectations that society and family interfere with. They go through various ups and downs even to a point where they are ready to break this up. But now whether they will fall in love and confess to each other and move out of this contract to love or things will go down the line is what you can find out once you watch it on Netflix. The series shows the struggles that individuals go through if they are different and have to live without letting others know.
8. Familiar Wife
Another romantic comedy-drama but with some fantasy in it which will bring a different experience for you. Directed by Lee Sang Yeob and starring Ji Sung, Han Ji Min, Jang Seung JO, and Kang Han Na, is a series that was released in 2018. It is a story where a couple who were married suddenly after an incident see that they are living different lives because their fates have changed. Cha Joo Hyunk and Seo Woo Jin have been married to each other for five years but an incident changes everything magically.
Joo Hyuk takes a decision that will affect him and everyone around him in ways that were unimaginable. He gets a chance to go back in time and live his life where he finds everything different even his wife to whom he was married but now it is not the same. It is to see now how he will get his first love Lee Hye Won in life and will he ever make it back to his old life that he was in and if not, then what will happen? You can find the answers to all the questions on Netflix because you can watch the series there.
9. Matrimonial Chaos
A rom-com of 2018 that we think you definitely watch. Directed by Yoo Hyun Ki and starring Cha Tae Hyun, Bae Doona Lee El, and Son Seok Koo is a story that will take you through different and varying perspectives and thoughts of men and women. They are in their 30s and have different perspectives in terms of love, marriage, family, and divorce. This is a series that will actually relatable and funny but as I said there is romance then you can understand that there will be some love story as well. So, watch it on Viki to find out what happens when they fall in love, will they think of marriage, and if not then what chaos is going to happen.
10. You Are My Destiny
You are my destiny is a Chinese drama series starring Xing Zhao Lin, Liang Jie, Fu Jing, and Li Jiulin. It is a story based on encounters that take place on a cruise that is heading to the Bahamas. Two people one being assertive and the other being an heir to a large business. They meet but they never knew that they will become each other’s destiny. You can watch this drama on Amazon Prime Videos and Viki. You will see romance, weird encounters that will make you laugh, and several complications in the way.
11. Marriage Contract
A 2016 melodramatic series directed by Kim Jin-Min stars Lee So Jin, Park Jung Soo, Kim Yong Geon, Lee Hwi Hyang, Kim Young Pil, Shin Rin Ah, Kim Kwang Kyu, and Kim Yoo Ri. It is based on the story of a single mother who is struggling in order to pay heavy debts that his late husband has left and has to raise her daughter. Han Ji Hoon gets into a marriage contract so that he can save his mother who is in urgent need of a liver transplant.
The single mother gets to know that she is having a brain tumour and thus she agrees to get into the contract by donating her liver to save his mother but in exchange she just wants him to look after her daughter while paying for her till she reaches her adulthood. Now whether things go as planned and what really happens at the end is something we will not reveal or spoil because trust me this story does take several turns and will make you emotional as well. So see it yourself to find the ending on Netflix.
12. Boys Over Flower
I am pretty sure that this is one drama that most of you have already watched and would not even need a brief description of it. 2009 series starring Lee Min Ho, Kim Hyun Joong, Koo Hyun Sun, Kim Bum, Kim Joo and Kim So Eun directed by Jeong Ki Sang. The story revolves around a group of four boys who are best friends and a girl who has got admission to their school. The boys are rich and talented in their own ways. One of them falls for the girl and starts approaching her but his attitude and behaviour are not something she likes.
She rather falls for one of the other friends who can understand very clearly that she likes him. He takes care of her as a friend. She eventually falls for the arrogant boy who likes her but things get complicated and a lot of things happen between them. What happens eventually and whether they get together or not and who ends up with whom will only be found out once you see the series. And trust me if you haven’t watched it yet then you should watch it because it is one of the famous series that has been made in different languages as well. So watch it on Netflix.
13. One Spring Night
One Spring Night, a 2019 romantic drama series directed by Ahn Pan Seok stars Jung Hae In, Han Ji Min, and Kim Jun Han. It is based on a story of a couple who are in their 30s and has been dating for many years. Now they think of marriage and start talking about it and discussing it which brings them to think of their life and their long relationship from a different perspective. They come across a lot of things like family intervention, and their own problems. Now whether the marriage happens or not and how will they make the stale relationship alive is something you should find out after watching the series on Netflix.
14. Do Do Sol Sol La La Sol
A musical romantic comedy series directed by Kim Min Kyeong was released in 2020. The cast includes Go Ara, Lee Jae Wook, and Kim Joo Hun. It is a story of a happy pianist Goo Ra Ra. She was about to get married but things suddenly changed in an instant when she goes from being extremely rich to having nothing. She gets into trouble as she rents a house but the contract was fake and lost the money, she was given.
While trying to make ends meet she met a multi-part-time worker who is both warm and mysterious Sunwoo Joon. He tries to help her by paying for her and building a place for piano lessons course so that Goo Ra can work, earn and live her life. They start getting along with countryside people where they are encountered several things like the past, pain, get to know the reason why he is mysterious, and everything that brings them closer. This is a simple romantic story but a must-watch because of the events that take place and the past they have. You can watch this series anytime on Netflix.
15. Full House
The Full House is a very old tv series that was released in 2004 but was one of the most famous series of the tie. The series directed by Pyo Min Soo stars Song Hye Kyo, Rain, Han Eun Jung, and Kim Sung Soo. It is a romantic comedy-drama series based on a manhwa of the same name. It is based on the life of a scriptwriter named Han Ji eun who lives in a house that was built by her father and is named Full House. Her friends one day convinced her to believe that she has won a vacation and made her go on that vacation and behind her back sell the house. She on her way to vacation on a plane meets a famous actor named Lee Young Jae.
Several events happen while they are on vacation which make you laugh but eventually they even start coming closer to each other. But when she returns she gets devastated by getting to know the truth her house has been sold off. She then agrees to live with Lee even though they are different and they will have trouble. She starts working as a maid in his house so that she can get her house but then they get into a contractual marriage because he wanted his crush to feel jealous. Things get complicated even more when they start falling for each other now whether they will confess or not and whether she will get her house back or not. What do you think? Well, watch the series on Netflix to get the answer and let us know too