Good news, fans of the Netflix’s ‘Squid Game’ are likely to be thrilled with the imminent arrival of its second season. To top it off, the wait is not as long as anticipated, as the show is slated for a worldwide premiere in 2024.
The filming of ‘Squid Game 2’ kickstarted in July 2023, sparking anticipation and excitement among fans who have eagerly awaited the continuation of the series. With a surge in viewership on OTT platforms, Netflix is pouncing on the opportunity to deliver the much-awaited second season, as confirmed in an investment letter to its shareholders.
Star-Studded Cast of ‘Squid Game 2’
Following the unprecedented global success of the first season, ‘Squid Game 2’ will showcase the return of the original cast, including Lee Jung Jae, Lee Byung Hun, Gong Yoo, and Wi Ha Joo. Additionally, the audience can anticipate the new additions of Im Si Wan, Kang Ha Neul, Park Gyu Young, Park Sung Hoon, Jo Yuri, Yang Dong Gun, Kang Ae Sim, Lee Da Wit, Lee Jin Wook, Choi Seung Hyeon, Won Ji An, Noh Jae Won, and Kim Si Eun, further enriching the ensemble for ‘Squid Game 2’.
About ‘Squid Game’
For those unfamiliar with the series, ‘Squid Game’ originally debuted in 2021 and swiftly garnered global attention. The show revolves around a survival game where a misstep could be fatal, and the ultimate victor stands to claim a prize of 45.6 billion won.
A Global Cultural Phenomenon
‘Squid Game’ made history by becoming the most-watched series in Netflix’s history within 28 days of its release. The overwhelming viewership translated into international acclaim, culminating in the series earning 6 Emmy Awards.