Korean dramas have achieved remarkable success over the years, so, unsurprisingly, Netflix has embraced these series. One notable show that garnered immense popularity, besides “Squid Game,” “Attorney Woo,” and “Alchemy of Souls,” is “D.P.” Released last year.
It performed exceptionally well. Therefore, the series renewal for the second season did not come as a surprise, and Fans could not contain their excitement. Apart from the series renewal, the second season already has a specific release date, and fans will be even more thrilled to know that the series is set to arrive in July 2023. But what is the backstory of the Korean Drama show?
The series is a crime drama Netflix Original from South Korea, helmed by director Han Jun Hee. It is based on the webtoon titled “D.P. Dog Day” by Kim Bo Tong. With the second season almost premiering, here is everything we know about the upcoming show.
D.P. Season 2 Release Date: When Will it Release on Netflix?
The exciting news is that the release date for the second season of “D.P.” has already been confirmed, and it is set to premiere on Netflix in July. The show’s renewal was announced several months after the first season premiered, and filming began and concluded in November 2022.
Now that the release date is slated for July, viewers can eagerly anticipate binge-watching this gripping crime drama. The second season will consist of eight episodes, so it’s advisable to have a Netflix subscription to ensure you don’t miss out on the series premiere.
D.P. Season 2 Plot: What’s Going To Happen Next?
The second season of “D.P.” focuses on the aftermath of the devastating events in season 1. Suk Bong, a victim of bullying, attempted to kill his tormentor but was stopped by Detective Na. In a tragic turn, Suk Bong obtained a gun and chased after his target. Despite pleas and promises of an investigation, he ultimately shot himself in the neck.
Deeply affected Jun-Oh decides to desert his unit and seek refuge with his estranged mother. As investigations into the military’s bullying culture unfold, more instances of violence surface. The second season delves into the consequences of bullying and the struggles of deserters evading capture.
Season 1 Review
“D.P.” boasts an impressive rating of 8.2/10 on IMDb, highlighting its binge-worthy nature and its positive reception from viewers. However, it’s important to note that the detailed portrayal of bullying, suicide, and harassment may trigger some viewers.
D.P. Season 2 Cast: Who is Returning this Season?
Most, if not all, of the cast members from the first season of “D.P.” are expected to reprise their roles in the highly anticipated second season.
This includes Jung Hae In as Private Ahn Joon Ho, Koo Kyo Hwan as Corporal Han Ho Yul, Kim Sung Kyun as Sergeant First Class Park Bum Goo, Son Seok Koo as Captain Im Ji Sup, Shin Seung Ho as Hwang Jang Soo, Hong Kyung as Ryu Yi Kang, and Lee Jun Young as Jung Hyun Min.
Fans can eagerly anticipate seeing these talented actors return to portray their characters in the upcoming season of “D.P.”
D.P. Season 2 Trailer: When Will We See It?
The trailer for the second season of “D.P.” has not been released yet, and the exact timing of its availability remains uncertain. With the show scheduled for a July release, the trailer may be unveiled sooner than we can imagine. This is the time if you did not watch the show’s first season. Check it out on Netflix.