After delivering a heart-breaking ending to the first season, the fantasy and horror K-drama “Island” is returning with its second season soon. All 6 episodes are out now and available for binge-watching.
Island engaged the fans with its excellent cinematography, story, and star cast. The 6 episodes have made the fans eager to know what to expect from season 2 of “Island”.
Prime Video Confirms Season 2 of Island
— Prime Video Singapore (@primevideosg) January 13, 2023
Prime Video Singapore has already announced that the second season of Island is coming on 24th February 2023. This is exciting news for the fans as the release date is not very far away. On Twitter, they shared: “The cast of Island is a whole vibe Get ready for more of them in Part 2 of #IslandPrimeVideo coming 24 Feb, exclusively on #PrimeVideoSG!”
How Did Season 1 End?
At the end of episode 6, Van saves Won Miho from Yohan’s brother. However, Yohan ends up killing his brother at the end of the episode to free him from Lust Devil’s possession. Van also meets Goong Tan after a long time. However, this meeting was not friendly enough.
Goong Tan offers to join his brother in an effort to kill Wonjewong’s reincarnation Won Miho. But he refused to join him. On the other hand, Won Miho finally decides to follow his past life’s path by awakening herself.
But the surprise came at the end of the episode when the scene shows Yeom-Ji assisting Goong Tan for the very first time. Yeom-Ji’s betrayal was first teased in episode 3 and it now confirms all the suspecting fans.
The drama is a joint effort of TVING and Amazon Prime Video and is one of the most highly anticipated Korean Dramas of 2023.
The official plot synopsis on Prime Video suggests: “Evil took its first step to destroy the world. On the mysterious island of Jeju Island, the gateway to this, “Van,” a mix of human and monster, “Won Mi-ho,” the one in the center of fate, and “Johan,” the one who exercises God’s power, come together. A strange, yet captivating, action-packed exorcism fantasy in which they fight evil, share the fate of saving the world, and defy their own…”
When and where to watch season 2 of “Island”?
Island is available to watch on the streaming platform, TVING in South Korea. But Amazon Prime Video has the streaming rights of the show for global audiences.
Season 2’s first 2 episodes will be released together on Friday, February 24 at 12 pm on Korean Standard time. Later the English-subbed version of the drama will be available on Amazon Prime with English subtitles for global viewers around 12.30 pm KST.
- Pacific Time: 7.30 pm PT, February 23
- Central Time: 9.30 pm CT, February 23
- Eastern Time: 10.30 pm ET, February 23
- UK Time: 3.30 am GMT, February 24
- Europe Time: 4.30 am CEST, February 24
- India Time: 9 am IST, February 24
- Australia Time: 2 pm ACDT, February 24
- Singapore Time: 11.30 am, February 24
Season 2 of Island will release two episodes every Friday from February 24.
Possible Cast for Season 2 of Island
K-drama star Cha Eunwoo is acting as a charming priest, but not as the main lead. Kim Nam Gil and Lee Da Hee are sharing the screen as the protagonists of the story.
The star cast of TVING and Amazon Prime Video’s Island is full of the star cast. The main cast follows:
- Nam-gil Kim as Van
- Cha Eun-Woo as Kang Chan Hyuk…
- Lee Da-hee as Won Mi Ho
- Sung Jun as Goong Tan
- Kim Gi Cheon as Principal
- Jeon Gook-hwan as Won Mi Ho’s Father
- Geum Gwang-san as Ho Beob Seung
- Lee Hang-na as Won Mi Ho’s Aunt
- Heo Jung Hee as Yeom Ji
- Hyun Joong Kang as Monk
- Du-shim Ko as Geum Baek Joo
- Oh Kwang-rok as Butler Jang
- Geun-hyeong Park as Jong Ryung
- Yu Seung-Ok as Han Soo Jin
- Jung Soo-Bin as Lee Su Ryun
- Lee Soon-won as Secretary Kang
- Choi Tae-Joon
- Yoo Yi-Joon as Kyung Jun
The Korean drama did not receive a very good rating, but its ratings have now got better with a 7.0 rating on IMDB. The drama is a live-action adaptation of Yoon In Wan and Yang Kyung Il’s webtoon “Island”.