Netflix has recently renewed the highly acclaimed military K-drama for D.P. Season 2. Not just that, the streaming giant has confirmed that the production for the second installment has kicked off. The first installment of the Kdrama debuted on Netflix in August 2021. Since its release, D.P. has managed to attain a wide viewership record across the globe. The K-drama has been selected for The New York Times best International Shows of 2021 on December 3. It has also earned a rating of 8.3/10 on IMDB and 8.8/10 on MyDramaList. Thus, Netflix has announced the second season after the show has achieved a new milestone at an International level.
The series is directed by Han Jun-hee and inspired by Kim Bo-tong’s webtoon named D.P. Dog’s day. D.P. is set in the year 2014 and follows the storyline of the Korean military police who try to capture the army deserters. The series depicts the atrocities faced by the citizens of South Korea due to a mandatory army call. They are forced to leave their families behind and face dire situations in their country’s name. The series also depicts the pains and sufferings of the weaker sections of society. They continuously suffer at the hands of their superiors and compatriots. Now that the Kdrama is returning with a second installment, keep reading to know all the details about D.P. Season 2.
Netflix Renewed D.P. Season 2
Netflix has dropped a short teaser video announcing the second installment of the Kdrama. The streamer has also revealed that the production for the second installment is currently underway. The teaser shows our two protagonists Private Ahn Joon-ho and Corporal Han Ho-yul, going out together crossing a line of control. It looks like they are seeking their fellow army men in the video. Thus, fans would be thrilled to know that D.P. Season 2 will be here sooner than our expectations.
Who Will Return For The Next Season?
The cast roaster returning for D.P. Season 2 includes Jung Hae-in as Ahn Joon-ho, Koo Kyo-hwan as Han Ho-yul, Kim Sung-kyun as Park Bum-gu, and Son Seok-koo as Im Ji-sup. Moreover, the supporting stars returning for season 2 could be Jo Hyun-chul, Shin Seung-ho, Park Se-joon, Park Jung-woo, Kim Dong-young, Le Jun-young, and Choi Joon-young. In addition, Moon Sang-hoon, Hyung Bong-sik, Hong Kyung, Bae Yoo-ram, and Han Woo-yul are expected to join the cast.
D.P. Season 2: Premiere Date
The production for the second installment is already underway. Thus, fans can expect to see D.P. Season 2 in the second half of 2022. Netflix might release the second installment in August 2022, following a similar schedule to the first season. However, the streamer is yet to announce an official release date. Moreover, the second season might feature six episodes like the first installment. So, stay tuned for more informative updates about your favorite K-dramas.