With changing times, viewers’ taste has changed substantially from what it once was. Moreover, the ongoing pandemic has increased the binge-watching at large, and the viewers now look for more diverse series from all around the world.
As a result, 2020 experienced many of the non-English shows trending throughout the year. One such show is Itaewon Class, a South Korean based drama series on Netflix. The show came out earlier this year and gained a considerable amount of critic and audience appreciation. It has an 8.2 IMDb rating and one season yet.
Here is everything you need to know about the second season of Itaewon Class, its release date, plot, cast, and other exciting news.
When will it release and where?
The first season of the show came out on January 31, 2020, and ended on March 21 2020. It had a total of 16 episodes with a runtime of around 70 minutes each episode. There is no official news of the show’s renewal yet, but given the mass popularity which the show has gained, including being the seventh highest-rated Korean drama in history.
We could therefore expect Netflix to renew the show for a second season. The show is an official property of Netflix, and the second part will also release on Netflix worldwide. Fans could look out for upcoming Comic Cons for any official news regarding the show’s second season.
Who will reprise their roles and who are the new faces?
The actors who will reprise their roles are as follows:
- Seo-Joon Park as Park Sae-ro-yi
- Da-mi Kim as Jo Yi-seo
- Jae-Myung Yoo as Jang Dae-hee
- Kwon Nara as Oh Soo-ah
- Dong-hee Kim as Jang Geun-soo
- Ryu Kyung-soo as Choi Seung-Kwon
- Joo-Young Lee as Ma Heyon-Yi
- Ahn Bo-Hyun as Jang Geun-won
- Chris Lyon as Kim To-ni
- Hye-Eun Kim as Kang Min-jung
- Hong Seo-Joon as Mr Kim
- Yoo Da-mi as Kim Sun-ae
Moreover, in the last episode, Bo-gum Park made his appearance as the new chef at Soo-ah’s restaurant and could have an essential role in the upcoming sequel.
What is the story so far, and what will we see next?
Based on the webtoon of the same name, the show revolves around the life of Park Sae-ro-yi, whose life goes downhill after he gets expelled from the school for hitting a bully and his father’s death in an accident.
He opens a restaurant called DanBam (Honey Night) with his manager Jo Yi-seo.
Alongside his manager and staff, Sae-ro yi strives to exist and compete against a food conglomerate to reach greater heights and success. The conglomerate is owned by the same bully’s father, who also causes the accident of his father.
Although the story arc of Park Sae was completed, fans have high hopes with the entry of Bo-gum Park’s characters. Fans have speculated that the next season might show the story of Bo-gum Park’s character and a romance arc of him with Oh Soo-ah.
We will keep you updated with all the news regarding Itaewon Class season two in the coming time, until then, stay connected with us to enjoy more such content about your favourite shows.