The release date of the highly-anticipated Korean drama Arthdal Chronicles Season 2: The Sword of Aramoon has not been confirmed yet. After going under a massive cast change and controversy, rumors circulated surrounding Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 release date. However, nothing is yet certain regarding when the drama will be available. So, what happened in the controversy, and what did the production team say? Read the following report for more details.
ARTHDAL CHRONICLES Season 2 Release Date Rumors After Massive Cast Change Controversy
Discussing the Korean drama with the most captivating storyline and unique worldview, most viewers would soon refer to Arthdal Chronicles. Telling the stories of powerful heroes from various legends, Arthdal Chronicles brought us on a grand adventure to the vast land of Arth.
After receiving immense love and support in 2019, Arthdal Chronicles is set to return for another epic tale. Unfortunately, however, there has been a massive cast change in the upcoming Arthdal Chronicles Season 2.
Previously, the drama’s first season brought both praise and critics. Despite all its grandeur and fresh ideas, the drama received too many criticisms and controversies for its poor CG and alleged plagiarism. After that, its lead roles and even the director quit the project for various reasons.
Still, the production team did not give up. Instead, they confirmed to change the main cast of Arthdal Chronicles forSeason 2. That’s when actors Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung stepped in, taking over the lead roles in Arthdal Chronicles Season 2.
And from the first look of the drama, Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung appeared to be incredibly majestic.
Today, more updates on Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 finally came in.
On May 23, OSEN exclusive report revealed an updated release date for Arthdal Chronicles Season 2.
An official from the broadcasting industry reportedly stated to OSEN that the Arthdal Chronicles Season 2: The Sword of Aramoon release date would be in September this year. They believed the drama would take on tvN’s weekend drama slot on Saturday and Sunday. And the company would broadcast the series in September, replacing The Uncanny Counter Season 2.
But is that really true?
tvN: Release Date NOT Confirmed Yet!
Responding to the circulating rumors on the release date of Arthdal Chronicles Season 2, tvN finally released an official statement.
According to E-Daily and Newsen reports, tvN confirmed nothing about Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 release date. A tvN official explained in a phone call that they simply planned on airing the Korean drama during the second half of this year. However, the company has yet to specify the exact date of its broadcast.
“The Season 2 of Arthdal Chronicles is scheduled to release within the second half of this year. However, no broadcasting schedule is available yet.”a tvN official.
ARTHDAL CHRONICLES Season 2 and Its Cast Change Controversy
Finally, did you know Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 is undergoing massive criticism for its cast change?
Many fans from its previous season have fallen in love with Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won’s versions of Eun Seom and Tan Ya. Therefore, they cannot fathom that their favorite characters have now changed into completely different versions.
However, you do not need to worry too much about this cast change. That is because actors Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung have been in the industry much longer with a lot more experience.
For over 2 decades, Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung have built prominent careers as actors with their first-class acting quality in countless hit dramas.
Moreover, actor Lee Joon Gi even made his Hollywood debut in 2016 and faced Milla Jovovich head-on in Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. At the time, the production team praised not only his performance in pulling difficult stunts but also his dedication and creativity.
This experience, dedication, and prime acting quality will give viewers a brand-new and original image of the adult Eun Seom.
Both Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung may offer different images from the previous cast for adult Eun Seom and Tan Ya. But they would surely be as magnificent and exciting—or even more!
Not only that, but reports mentioned that EXO’s leader Suho would also make his grand entrance in this wonderful series!
A Promising Future
Finally, as one of the greatest productions in the Korean drama industry, the promising future of Arthdal Chronicles is almost definitive.
In fact, Arthdal Chronicles has now become a massive franchise after South Korean game company Netmarble adapted the series into an MMORPG. See how Arthdal Chronicles Season 2 cast Lee Joon Gi, Shin Se Kyung, Jang Dong Gun, and Kim Ok Bin promote the game in the following footage.
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