Article: Top 10 K-Dramas With An Agent Female Lead

K-drama's female agents are just total mommies. They're not just badass; they're our ultimate squad goals. With their fearless attitude, mad skills, and killer fashion sense, they're the definition of girl power. Who wouldn't want to be as cool as them? So, get ready to binge-watch the top 10 K-dramas featuring these fierce female agents slaying the shows.

1. Moving

Han Hyo Joo plays a protective and sweet mother, Lee Min Hyun, in this supernatural thriller. She was an agent for the Korean Intelligence. She has supernatural senses and is exceptionally witty and badass. You will fall madly in love with her, she’s charming and hot. Her chemistry with Kim Doo Shik is off the charts, and trust me, you don’t want to miss out on this gem.

2. My Name

We all agree Han So Hee stole our hearts and turned us into her fans with her role as Yoon Ji Woo, seeking revenge for her father's murder by infiltrating both the police force and an organized crime ring. Her acting is flawless and keeps you hooked. She’s so brave, talented, and robust; it’s impossible not to fall for her. This drama is just so good; you have to watch it.

3. Vagabond

Bae Suzy rocks as Go Hae Ri, an absolute badass NIS agent. She's not just brave; she's also intelligent, resourceful, and determined. Suzy nails her role as Hae Ri, and you're in for some action-packed excitement as she uncovers the truth behind a plane crash. This drama is a must-watch!

4. Moebius: The Veil

In this action-packed drama featuring Agent Seo Soo Yeon, be ready for some serious badassery! Soo Yeon is not just brave; she's cunning, relentless, and fearless. When she teams up with Agent Jang Chun Woo, you know things will get intense. This drama is a thrilling rollercoaster ride! Also, it's off-topic, but her hairstyle is so good.

5. Good Casting

Get ready for a gripping action comedy spy drama. Baek Chan Mi is not just a legendary agent; she's a force to be reckoned with—smart, strong, and fearless. Alongside her are Im Ye Eun, the unexpected gorgeous spy, and Hwang Mi Soon, a seemingly ordinary housewife with a secret. Together, they form an unlikely trio on a mission. This show strikes a perfect balance between spy missions and humorous moments.  It's feminist, romantic, and a lot of fun.

6. Family: The Unbreakable Bond

Jang Na Ra delivers a standout performance as Kang Yoo Ra in this gripping drama. Her portrayal of a seemingly ordinary homemaker with a hidden identity is powerful and convincing. With her talent, she brings depth and authenticity to the character, making her a truly memorable and relatable female lead. The show is a thriller yet has many comedic moments, too.


In this action-packed drama, Ji Soo Yeon, a fearless agent of the National Security Service (NSS), takes on a mysterious organization called IRIS. Alongside her team, she confronts danger head-on, displaying bravery and cunning as she unravels secrets. It’s a sequel to a top-rated series.

8. Hidden Identity

Jang Min Joo is a cunning member of an investigative dream team, Number 5. They take crime-fighting to the next level with stakeouts, wiretapping, and undercover ops. Min Joo and her squad are total badasses, bending the rules to serve justice. You will love this fun and gripping drama.

9. Damo

In this Joseon-era drama, Chae Ok defies societal norms by becoming a skilled sword-wielding Damo (female detective) after her noble family faces disgrace. Her brother, a rebel leader fighting injustice, pits them against each other on opposite sides of the law. Ha Ji Won is spectacular and so badass here. The romance is very fluffy and swoon-worthy.

10. Myung Wol The Spy

In this romantic thriller drama, the leading lady, Myung Wol, is a total badass. She's a North Korean spy on a mission to kidnap a famous South Korean entertainer. But she's not just tough; she's also quirky and adorable, which adds a fun twist to the spy drama. Get ready for some action and laughs.