Our favorite K-dramas wouldn't *exist* without the amazing writers and their even more amazing scenes and dialogues! If you're a longtime K-drama fan, you'll start noticing certain trends and special cameos when it comes to your favorite shows. Here, we made a list of some of the most-respected female screenwriters in K-drama land:
1. Park Hye Ryun
Her trademark *style*: The South Korean scriptwriter is *notorious* for creating second lead characters that are VERY hard not to root for!
2-3. The Hong Sisters
Their trademark *style*: Writing duo Hong Jung Eun and Hong Mi Ran are known for their fantasy rom-coms. They once revealed that most of their lead characters "work hard to earn their livings" because their father instilled a strong work ethic into them at a young age.
4. Kim Eun Sook
Her trademark *style*: Kim Eun Sook is known for her wit-sharp dialogue and charismatic characters. Her hit dramas cross genres—from fantasy to action to high school romances!
5. Lee Woo Jung
Her trademark *style*: Her specialty? Ensemble characters with heartwarming stories! Cast members of her dramas often make cameos and *crossovers*. She is also a variety show writer and has worked on Youn's Kitchen, Youth Over Flowers, and 2 Days & 1 Night.
6. Park Ji Eun