It’s confirmed! K-drama lovers, your favourite drama ‘Tale of The Nine-Tailed’ is renewed for Season 2 & 3.
When the show first aired on 7 October 2020, fans fell in love with the on-screen chemistry between Lee Dong-Wook (as Lee Yeon), and Jo Bo-ah (as Nam Ji-ah).
About the show
Tale of The Nine-Tailed is a South Korean drama series created by Studio Dragon and is helmed by Kang Shin-Hyo alongside Jo Nam-Hyung. While Park Jin-Hyung and Park Seung-Woo serve as the producers.
The story is quite fascinating enough to intrigue the viewers to witness the romance between a 1000-year-old Nine-Tailed Gumiho who falls in love with a human. Indeed, this drama quickly became the talk of the town and it was a massive success. Ever since the drama ended, fans have been demanding for the hit drama to make a comeback with a new season and guess what? Fans’ wishes have been granted. We’re not just getting a second season but the third one as well. Let’s fill you up with the deets!
Will the second and third seasons air back to back?
No. The second season will be released first and then filming for the third season will begin.
On September 27, JTBC announced the renewal to produce seasons 2 & 3 of the hit drama ‘Tale of The Nine-Tailed.’ As per reports, the production team were already in discussions about possible future seasons when the drama just started airing and was wrapped. Finally, the confirmation news was out about two new seasons to be produced. However, the official release date is not out yet for both seasons but the second season likely will arrive in early 2022 and the third season by 2023.
The Upcoming Cast Of ‘Tale of The Nine-Tailed’ Season 2 and 3
Unfortunately, the female lead Jo Bo-Ah who played the lovely Nam Ji-ah won’t be returning in the upcoming seasons.
The production team confirmed they have commenced their casting process to cast a new actress who’ll take the place of the female lead. Aside from Jo Bo-Ah the male lead Lee Dong-Wook (as Lee Yeon), and Kim Bum (as Lee Rang) will be reprising their roles. In the supporting roles, it includes Kim Jung-nan, Hwang Hee, Kim Soo-jin. Kim Yong-Ji, Ahn Gil-Kang, Lee Tae-Ri, Jung Si-Yul and many more.
‘Tale of The Nine-Tailed’ Season 2 and 3: What To Expect?
It’s not revealed whether the upcoming seasons will continue the story from the first season but according to reports, the second season will be set during the Japanese Colonial era, while the third season will take place in Sageuk territory and then return to the Joseon period.
It’s also confirmed that both seasons 2 and 3 will have a total of 10 episodes. Main cast Lee Dong Wook and Kim Bum will once again reunite with director Lee Sang-Hee. The second will arrive in 2022.