Adapted from a webtoon of the exact name by Lee Hai-nal, ‘Again My Life’ is a South Korean fantasy action television series conceived by Studio S and Viu. The series is penned by J and Kim Yul in the direction of Han Chul-soo along with Kim Yong-min. It features Lee Joon-gi, Lee Geung-young, Kim Ji-eun, and Jung Sang-hoon. The 16-episode series was launched on April 8, on SBS.
Upon release, it gained huge attention from viewers around the world, and if you’re wondering whether this series will be back with another season do stay with us till the end as we provide you all the deets regarding season 2 of Again My Life.
What is ‘Again My Life’ about?
As per AsianWiki, the official synopsis reads:
“When Kim Hee-Woo (Lee Joon-Gi) was a high school student, his academic grades ranked at the bottom of his school. Through hard work, Kim Hee-Woo entered a university and eventually passed the bar exam. He now works as an enthusiastic prosecutor. While he is investigates possible corruption related to a politician named Jo Tae-Seob (Lee Kyoung-Young), he gets killed by an unidentified men. But, Kim Hee-Woo wakes up and finds himself alive again.”
Will There Be a Season 2 of ‘Again My Life’?
Currently, SBS has not greenlit the series yet. However, fans can rest assured as Han Chul-soo the man behind this K-drama series in an interview affirmed that a second season will happen when asked about whether the series will have a follow-up. “I think season 2 will only happen if various situations and conditions are met.”
He further added, “As there is an original web novel, I think it is right to proceed based on it.”
‘Again My Life’ Season 2 Release Date
The series consisting of 16 episodes was released on April 8, 2022, and concluded on May 28, 2022,
As of now, the series has not been renewed but we do know that ‘Again My Life’ will be back at some point. Given the success of its debut season, we’re hopeful that an official announcement will be made soon regarding the prospect of the show.
Also, if we have to predict an air date, it’s most plausible that the new episodes of this series will be available for airing sometime in 2023.
The cast and producers of Again My Life Season 2 have not announced anything as of this writing. The South Korean TV series’ first season ran on SBS TV from April 8 to May 28, 2022, and is now on Viu in select locations.
Lee Joon-gi plays Kim Hee-woo, a young prosecutor who dies seeking to overthrow a strong politician. He gets another chance and returns to avenge his death and put the politician to justice. In 2022, SBS TV’s highest-rated drama was Again My Life. It was lauded for its great ensemble, compelling plot, and justice and retribution themes.
Whether the series will be renewed for a second season is unknown despite its success. We shall update this space with the latest developments and updates as and when available—please stay connected with us until then!
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Again My Life season 2 plot speculations and spoilers
Disclaimer: Since Again My Life Season 2 has not been announced, this recap is based on the first season’s cliffhanger and speculation.
Season 1 Recap: In the first season of Again My Life, young prosecutor Kim Hee-woo is slain trying to overthrow strong politician Jo Tae-sub. Hee-woo gets a second chance and returns to the past with the knowledge of his future and a desire to avenge his death and punish Tae-sub.
The future-savvy Hee-woo outwits Tae-sub and his allies at every move. He also recruits his friend Lee Min-su and the mysterious Kim Ji-eun to fight for justice. Hee-woo finally exposes Tae-sub’s corruption and brings him to punishment in the first season’s finale. However, Tae-sub’s son, Jo Hyeon-seok, seeks revenge and becomes his powerful nemesis.
Plot Speculations: Again My Life’s second season may focus on Hee-woo’s fight against Hyeon-seok. Relentless and ambitious, Hyeon-seok will do anything to avenge his father. Hee-woo must utilise all his abilities and resources to overcome Hyeon-seok and protect his loved ones.
The first season’s consequences for Hee-woo may be explored in the second. How did he alter history? How will his actions affect the future? The second season may have new characters and secrets. Who is Kim Ji-eun, and what motivates her? What part will she play in Hee-woo’s fight against Hyeon-seok?
The creators of Again My Life decide the second season’s plot. Based on the previous season’s cliffhanger, the second should be full of suspense, intrigue, and action.
The Cast of ‘Again My Life’ Season 2
The cast members that fans are most excited to see in the second season are the four main characters. They are–
- Lee Joon-gi in the role of Kim Hee-woo
- Lee Geung-young in the character of Cho Tae-sub
- Kim Ji-eun will be back as Kim Hee-ah
- Jung Sang-hoon will act as Lee Min-soo
What Can We Expect From ‘Again My Life’ Season 2?
In an exclusive interview, series director Han Chul-soo revealed, “If ‘Again My Life’ Season 2 goes on, a wealthy person should take control of the system, and I think it will be a story of Hee Woo checking and punishing the evils.”
He also further stated that he plans to find a way for the central characters to revive from the dead. ” I am thinking about giving Kim Hee-woo (Lee Joon Gi) another ability, but it’s not written in the original novel.” The series director explains, “I think writer Lee Hae-nal will solve it if it goes on.”
How many episodes will there be in Again My Life season 2?
The previous season of Again My Life had a total of 16 episodes. Thus, if the makers decide to follow a similar pattern, season 2 of the series will also comprise 16 episodes. However, there hasn’t been an official update yet. Stay connected with us for more updates!
Is the trailer or teaser for Again My Life season 2 out yet?
No, the trailer for season 2 of the series Again My Life isn’t out yet. Once the makers renew the show, we will receive the potential release date. And, the trailer will air accordingly. Until then, stay tuned for more updates!
Again My Life ratings & reviews: Is the show worth watching?
The series Again My Life received an IMDb rating of 7.8 out of 10. On My Drama List, it received an 8.3 out of 10. Plus, it has secured positive responses from both critics and audiences. Hence, it’s definitely worth giving it a shot!
Where To Watch ‘Again My Life’?
The first season of ‘Again My Life’ consisting of sixteen episodes is available to watch on Viu Original.
Are you excited about the sequel? Do let us know in the comments below.
Again My Life Season 2: Will it be Released in 2023?
As of April 2023, there’s been not a single word from the makers or from the cast members concerning a second season of Again My Life. Moreover, it’s been a year since the first season was out and at this point, we’re anxious if season two will even happen or not as it has not been renewed yet. Hence, it is most unlikely that the new season will be out by this year given there have been no announcements thus far. (updated 7/4/2023)