Exploring Power and Romance: Top 9 K-Dramas with Rich Female Leads

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Korean dramas are well-known for their typical romantic storyline between rich male leads and poor female leads.

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However, many K-dramas with rich female leads were able to get an impact with their strong and unique personalities and excelling in their field with steely determination and breaking societal norms. 

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In this story, let’s have a look at such interesting and intriguing rich female leads of top K-dramas!

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Hotel del Luna (2019): Tells the story of a century-old soul who is also the owner of a hotel of dead souls serving on Earth to break an age-old curse.

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It's Okay to Not Be Okay (2020): The series follows a rich and antisocial children’s book author with a mysterious past and affluent wealth.

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Crash Landing on You (2019): An adventure comedy romance drama where a chaebol heiress crash lands in North Korea after a paragliding accident.

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My Love from the Star (2013): A fantasy romcom drama series, featuring a rich and charming female lead and her encounter with an alien.

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Angel's Last Mission: Love (2019): The story of a falling angel tasked with the mission to find true love for a cold and single-minded ballerina who inherited the wealth of their family after the death of her parents.

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My Demon (2023): The fantasy romance series revolves around a rich CEO and future heiress of a famous company and her love encounter with a pitiless demon.

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Queen of Tears (2024): The recent hit Korean drama series features a female lead who is rich from birth.

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Encounter (2018): The series follows a rich female lead who is divorced from her wealthy husband and her encounter with a free-spirited young man.

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Touch Your Heart (2019): The series revolves around a rich actress who must work under a lawyer after getting into a scandal to work in a famous writer's drama.