Lee Sung Kyung And Ahn Hyo Seop To Join Han Suk Kyu In “Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim” Sequel
Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim is all set for a powerful sequel.
Actor Han Suk Kyu welcomes actors Lee Sung Kyung and Ahn Hyo Seop for the second season of the successful drama.
On September 18, SBS formally announced the production of the second season will commence soon. The drama is tentatively scheduled for broadcast in January 2020.
The first season aired from November 2016 to January 2017. The success of the drama came as no surprise and it reached an amazing top rating of 27.6%. Boo Yong Joo, portrayed by Han, was known as “The Hand Of God”. However, Yong Joo suddenly disappeared and no one knew the reason behind his disappearance. Yong Joo now lives in seclusion, known as Teacher Kim and he calls himself the Romantic Doctor.
For the first season, Han worked with cast members Yoo Yeon Seok and Seo Hyun Jin. Fans met the first season with enthusiastic support because of its powerful and heartwarming message. Thus, fans clamored for a second season.
Hence, SBS decided on its second season in response to the demand. Kang Eun Kyung returns as the screenwriter tasked to pen the drama. She is famous for dramas like King of Baking Kim Tak Goo, Gu Family Book, Where Stars Land and of course the first season of Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim.
The exciting new addition of Lee Sung Kyung and Ahn Hyo Seop raises expectations further. Fans are excited to see the chemistry between them as they join the revered veteran actor. Lee takes on the role of the genius Cha Eun Jae. She is a second year student who is confident and intelligent. Lee follows up on the success of her dramas Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo and About Time. She is gaining attention as a competent actress and fans are excited to see how she will portray Eun Jae. Notably, this will be the second time Lee portrays a doctor as he appeared in another SBS drama, Doctors, alongside Park Shin Hye and Kim Rae Won.
Meanwhile, Ahn takes on the role of Seo Woo Jin. He is a second-year surgical student. Woo Jin has an outstanding ability in the operating room. The handsome actor charmed fans with his roles in Still 17 and Abyss. This time, Ahn challenges himself once again as he portrays a doctor. It’s exciting to see what kind of acting transformation he will show in the second season.
Production company Samhwa Networks said, “The best teams are once again united to deal with the precious values that are dying in this age. Expect another stimulating story in the second season of Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim.”
Romantic Doctor, Teacher Kim will premiere on SBS in January 2020.