On September 6, SBS came to an agreement with the drama production company and has officially declared that Warrior Baek Dong Soo will be extended by six more episodes.
A representative of SBS stated, “Warrior Baek Dong Soo is bringing in a new wave of SBS historical dramas. The show is being loved and we have long considered extending it, the extension of the show will be natural.”
A representative of the drama production company K Pax stated, “Thank you for all of the viewers that have loved Warrior Baek Dong Soo. There was a lot of talk about a possible extension, we talked to the cast and also the writers and have made this decision. We will try our best so that the drama will meet fans’ expectations.”
The writer Kwon Soon Kyu stated, “The story of Warrior Baek Dong Soo is various enough that it could be made into a novel. We will try to make the story more interesting as it is being extended.”
Currently Warrior Baek Dong Soo is the number one watched show on Mondays and Tuesdays.