“Hospital Playlist” Season 2 Confirms Premiere Date + Releases Script Reading Photos
Mark your calendars Hospital Playlist fans! The highly-anticipated series is treating viewers with another season.
After over a year of waiting, tvN confirms that the first episode of Hospital Playlist Season 2 will air on June 17. Along with the announcement, script-reading photos have been released.
Hospital Playlist follows the stories of five doctors who became friends since they attended medical school 20 years ago. Working in the same hospital, the five friends gain life experiences as they encounter and see people go about their day-to-day lives, dying or just passing through their place of work.
Since the first season has been aired in 2020, the series had won the hearts of viewers through its heartwarming narrative and the actors’ synergy and chemistry.
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In January, the cast and crew reunited for the first script reading of Season 2. The five main cast members Jo Jung Suk, Yoo Yeon Seok, Jung Kyung Ho, Kim Dae Myung, and Jeon Mi Do were all in attendance. Expressing excitement to see each other again, the actors greeted each other with warm embraces as they arrive.
Ahead of the script reading session, Director Shin Won Ho expressed, “The simple and everyday stories shown during the previous season will be portrayed with more warmth and depth.”
Jo Jung Suk will return as Lee Ik Jun, a professor of general surgery. He is a self-proclaimed insider and the life of the party. The actor showed his irreplaceable presence and led the scene to a pleasant atmosphere.
Yoo Yeon Seok plays Ahn Jeong Won, the warm and gentle professor of pediatric surgery who immediately immersed himself in the program and showed extraordinary concentration.
Jeon Mi Do portrays Chae Song Hwa, a professor of neurosurgery. She is the most level-headed among the group. The actress showed her perfect character immersion through a stable performance.
Jung Kyung Ho portrays Kim Jun Wan, a professor of cardiothoracic surgery who looks cold and feisty but is actually pretty sweet. The actor did not miss even a small gesture and expresses his emotions perfectly.
Kim Dae Myung will return as Yang Seok Hyeong, a professor of obstetrics and gynecology. Although a voluntary outsider and awkward, he has a delicate charm and quite considerate. The actor drew attention with his detailed acting.
The production team commented, “You can look forward to the upgraded chemistry of director Shin Won Ho, writer Lee Woo Jung, and the actors who have already showcased fantastic teamwork. As much as you waited for, we will repay you with a great drama.”
Meanwhile, Hospital Playlist Season 2 is scheduled to premiere on June 17, at 9 pm KST via tvN.
Image credits to: tvN