Netflix has confirmed that four actors from Squid Game will return for the second season of the Korean hit series, and four new characters have also been revealed. Fans are eagerly awaiting to see what will happen in the next part of the story after the huge success of the first season.
The official announcement of season 2 was made by Ted Sarandos, co-CEO and chief content officer of Netflix, who stated that the Squid Game universe has just begun and there will be a second season. The series creator, Hwang Dong-hyuk, also announced season 2 on Instagram, thanking fans worldwide for their support.
In the first season of Squid Game, we followed the adventures of Seong Gi-hun, played by Lee Jung-jae, a financially troubled driver who participates in a deadly game to win a large cash prize. Other important characters include Sang-woo, played by Park Hae-soo, a former schoolmate of Gi-hun involved in illegal activities, and Oh Il-nam, played by Oh Yeong-su, an elderly man with a brain tumor who plays the game to avoid dying boringly.
In season 2, these four actors will reprise their respective roles and will be joined by four new characters. One of these new characters will be Young-hee’s boyfriend, Cheol-su. No further information has been revealed about the new characters and the actors who will portray them.
As for the plot of season 2, there are no official hints yet. However, director Hwang Dong-hyuk has stated that he would like to explore the story of the police officer and his brother, the Front Man, as well as the recruiter who plays ddakji with Gi-hun. Additionally, the new chapter will further test the humanity of the protagonists and explore whether true solidarity exists among people.
Regarding the release date of season 2, there is no official information yet. However, according to actor Lee Jung-jae, filming will begin in the summer and last for about 10 months. This means that the second season may not arrive before 2024, but it could also be postponed to 2025.
Despite the long wait, fans can take comfort in the fact that the first season of Squid Game is still available on Netflix and that there may be other related projects coming. For example, it has been announced that there will be a reality show based on Squid Game, which could arrive before the second season.
Overall, Squid Game fans can be excited about the announcement of season 2 and the arrival of new characters. We can’t wait to find out what will happen in the next part of this thrilling Korean series.
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