Update: Cho Seung Woo, Lee Joon Hyuk, And Yoon Se Ah Confirmed To Return For “Forest Of Secrets” Season 2 + Bae Doona In Talks
Updated September 3 KST:
More information has been revealed regarding the cast for tvN’s “Forest of Secrets” season two.
On September 3, a source from Cho Seung Woo’s agency Good Man Story Entertainment relayed to Sports Donga, “It is true that Cho Seung Woo will star in ‘Forest of Secrets’ season two,” and a source from Yoon Se Ah and Lee Joon Hyuk’s agency Ace Factory also confirmed that the two actors will be appearing in the drama’s second season.
However, a source from Bae Doona’s agency SBD Entertainment shared, “She has received an offer for ‘Forest of Secrets’ season two and is positively reviewing it.”
tvN’s “Forest of Secrets” (also known as “Stranger”) is returning for a second season!
September 3, Ilgan Sports stated in an exclusive report that the drama would be heading into production for season two, with the goal of airing in the first half of next year. In response, a source from tvN confirmed that the drama would be returning with season one writer Lee Soo Yeon and said, “When the second season will air has yet to be decided.”
The source added that the director has been changed from Ahn Gil Ho to Park Hyun Seok, whose previous works include KBS2’s “Uncontrollably Fond” and “The Princess’s Man.”
Whether or not Bae Doona, Cho Seung Woo, and other cast members will be returning for season two is also up in the air, according to the tvN source.
The first season of “Forest of Secrets,” which first aired in June 2017, had an incredibly successful run with its story about an emotionless, loner prosecutor named Hwang Si Mok (played by Cho Seung Woo) and a warm detective with a strong sense of justice named Han Yeo Jin (Bae Doona) who work together to catch a serial killer and expose corruption within the prosecutor’s office.
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