In addition to various genres, Korean dramas are also known to have many unique story themes. One of them is about the main character who disguises himself or hides his true identity for some reason.

In 2021, there are several new dramas that carry this theme. Interestingly, all of them have various genres, from thrillers to romance. Everything is fun and not to be missed, let’s look at the five 2021 dramas whose main characters are disguised below.



1. Mouse
Mouse carries several genres, such as crime, thriller, mystery, and sci-fi. This drama is studded with famous stars, including Lee Seung Gi, Lee Hee Joon, Park Ju Hyun, Kyung Soo Jin, and Kim Kang Hoon.

The drama Mouse itself tells the story of a serial killer who disguises himself as a policeman. His identity was only revealed when he underwent brain surgery and was finally able to feel regret and guilt.


2. Taxi Driver
Also known as Model Taxi , this drama is an adaptation of a webtoon. Some of the cast of this drama include Lee Je Hoon, Esom, Kim Eui Sung, and Pyo Ye Jin.

Taxi Driver tells the story of a taxi company that offers revenge services for clients who do not get legal justice. In carrying out their duties, they often have to disguise themselves.


3. One the Woman
One the Woman is a comedy drama that has successfully received high ratings. This drama stars Lee Honey, Lee Sang Yoon, Jin Seo Yeon, Lee Won Geun, Doyeon Weki Meki, and Younghoon The Boyz.

This drama is about a prosecutor who is amnesiac and is mistaken for the son-in-law of a rich family because their faces are the same. But when his memory returns, he chooses to disguise himself as the tycoon to uncover the evil in the family.


4. My Name
My Name is the latest Netflix original drama which was released on October 15th. This action and crime genre drama is played by Han So Hee, Park Hee Soon, Ahn Bo Hyun, Lee Hak Joo, Kim Sang Ho, and Chang Ryul.

The story in this drama centers on a girl who joins a criminal gang to find her father’s killer. He is then assigned to live with a false identity and joins the police force.


5. The King’s Affection
Unlike the other dramas on this list, The King’s Affection is set in the royal era. This sageuk and romance genre drama is studded with young stars, including Park Eun Bin, SF9’s Rowoon, Nam Yoon Soo, VICTON’s Byungchan, Bae Yoon Kyung, and DIA’s Chaeyeon.

This drama tells the story of a royal princess who has to live disguised as her brother who died because he was murdered. He tries to keep the secret in order to survive and defend the throne that is rightfully his.

Carrying various genres with one theme in the form of the main character in disguise, making the five dramas above suitable for you to watch in your spare time. From the list, which one have you watched or would you like to watch?

By Rama