Actor Jinyoung (Jung Jin-young) will be the new lead in “Sweet Home 2”.
On Dec 27th, an official from the entertainment industry told Sports Chosun, “Jinyoung will join Netflix’s series ‘Sweet Home 2’ (directed by Lee Eung-bok) as the new lead.” As such, Jinyoung is expected to be active in “Sweet Home 2” along with Song Kang and Lee Jin-wook.
Netflix’s “Sweet Home”, which was released in December 2020, is a Korean apocalyptic horror streaming television series that depicts the bizarre story of Cha Hyun-soo (Song Kang), a reclusive high school student who leaves his home and moves into an apartment after an unexpected family tragedy. Song Kang, Lee Jin-wook, Lee Si-young, Lee Do-hyun, Go Min-si, Park Gyu-young participated and gained popularity through season 1.
Immediately after its release, “Sweet Home” took third place in the global streaming rankings on Flix Patrol, which compiles Netflix TV program rankings. After a series of requests and discussions on season 2, the filming process is scheduled to begin early next year.
Meanwhile, Jinyoung, who has established himself as a perfect idol-turned actor, recently returned after being discharged from the military through KBS 2TV’s “Police University”.