All of Us Are Dead will be brought back to life for a second time. Netflix has given the green light to the second season of the Korean drama phenomenal. The pickup was revealed Monday on Day 1 of Netflix’s Geeked Week. You may see the video of the cast below.
As a result of Squid Game‘s unprecedented popularity, there has been an explosion of interest in Korean dramas. The zombie YA series ascended to the top of Netflix’s U.S. daily Top 10 list on its seventh day of release, riding the coattails of Squid Game, which topped the chart on Day 4 of its release. After its release, All of Us Are Dead immediately jumped into the top 10 most-watched non-English television shows in 91 countries and remained there for two weeks. Additionally, it garnered 361 million watching hours in its first 10 days.
The first 12-episode season follows a group of high school kids who find themselves in dangerous conditions while attempting to escape a zombie invasion.
Lee JQ and Kim Nam-Su are in charge of the creation and direction of the series, while Lee JQ is the showrunner and Chun Sung-iI is the writer. Park Ji-Hu, Cho Yi-Hyun, Yoon Chan-Young, Lim Jae-Hyeok, Lomon, Yoo In-Soo, and Lee You-Mi round out the cast.