JTBC Dramas 2020 Timeline


Below you’ll find a list of the dramas previously and currently broadcasting across JTBC for the year of 2020.

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Diary of a Prosecutor
16th December 2019 – 11th February 2020
A slice of life drama following the lives of prosecutors who work like salarymen.
When the Weather Is Fine 
24th February – 21st April
A warm, fuzzy Korean drama revolving around a sleepy town and more specifically, the “Goodnight Bookstore.”
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Sweet Munchies
25th May –30th June
Jin-Sung is a chef who runs his own late-night snack restaurant but also holds a pretty big secret. As the drama progresses, he soon becomes involved with nvolved with TV show producer Kim A-Jin.
The Good Detective 
6th July – 25th August
A detective crime drama set in Incheon. Oh Ji-Hyeok and Kang Do-Chang team up to catch criminals, who hide ugly truths.
18 Again 
7th September
Dae-Young someone winds back up in his 18 year old body while sporting his 37 year old mind. It sounds very manga-esque so we’ll have to see how this one plays out.

Wednesday -Thursday

Mystic Pop-up Bar (Netflix)
20th May – 25th June
Another supernatural drama, this time a pretty tasty one. Customers who visit Ssanggab Cart Bar consist of normal people and the dead. Good humour and a decent storyline too.
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Was It Love? (Netflix)
8th July – 27th August
Ae-Jung has not had a boyfriend in the past 14 years. Suddenly, 4 prospective romantic partners appear in front of her. Another love triangle (square?) sticking to many of the tried and tested tropes we’ve come to expect.
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Private Lives
16th September – 5th November
Swindlers come across a secret and must go up against a large company by using all of their skills. This should be a good one when it drops next month!



Chocolate (Netflix)
29th November 2019 – 18th January 2020
A gorgeous drama exploring the symbiotic relationship between food and relationships. It’s a bit of a bittersweet one and there’s lots of sadness too.
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Itaewon Class (Netflix)
31st January – 21st March
Underdog Sae-Ro-Yi goes up against a Chairman of a large restaurant chain as revenge for the death of his Father.
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The World of the Married 
27th March – 16th May
Based on the UK drama Doctor Foster, World of the Married depicts a husband’s betrayal, which sends this poor woman on a downward spiral of hatred.
Graceful Friends 
10th July – 4th September
A double murder mystery ties the past with the present in this compelling whodunit. There’s plenty of drama and familial issues to digest too.
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More Than Friends 
September TBC


None For 2020 So Far!


So there we have it, that’s our timeline for all the JTBC dramas for the year 2020. We’ll be sure to continue updating this page over the coming months as more shows are announced.

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