We all love our fantasy, head-over-heels in love romantic dramas. But, sometimes, we need a change of pace. Or perhaps romantic comedies aren’t your thing. So we came up with a list of our favorite dramas that are not focused on romance as a central story line. Here are our favorites.
This drama is a fast-paced action thriller about a South Korean secret agent accused of being a terrorist. Along the way, he teams up with a North Korean secret agent as they work together to uncover the truth behind who may have framed both of them.
This Japanese medical drama tells the tale of a beautiful, yet headstrong female surgeon who isn’t afraid to change the rules of the game, even if it means speaking up when everyone else is afraid to talk.
This Philippine fantasy drama chronicles the story of a super heroine named Darna as she attempts to take down her arch nemesis, Valentina!
A recent American sci-fi series directed by the legendary Steven Spielberg, “Falling Skies” tells the story of life after a post-apocalyptic alien attack renders Earth into nothing more than a survival of the fittest!
This suspenseful Korean drama centers on a man who is falsely accused of murder shortly after discovering that he has a daughter suffering from leukemia and he alone can save her. Can he keep himself alive and stay out of jail for two weeks until his daughter’s surgery date?
Scandal: A Shocking and Wrongful Incident
When a son learns that his father is actually his kidnapper in this Korean drama, his entire world turns upside down as he struggles to come to terms with who he really is, as well as what his life really means.
Warrior Baek Dong-Soo
This epic historical Korean thriller depicts the life of the legendary folk hero Baek Dong Soo and the obstacles he endures before he can become Chosun’s most legendary swordsman!
Like these dramas and looking for even more kick-butt adventures? Then check out Viki’s “Action & Adventure” section for all your favorite fast-paced and exciting dramas!
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