The hit South Korean drama is finally coming back with season 2. The series will return for a second season after a long gap of four years. Kim Nam Gil and Lee Hanee starter was a fan favorite when it was initially released in 2019. The comic journey of a hot-headed priest and a timid detective to solve a murder and bring justice made it into a superhit show.
The Fiery Priest Season 2 Release Date
The most anticipated SBS drama will release sometime in 2023. No confirmed date has been announced yet. If sources are to be believed the production team has started prepping for the series.
What Is The Show About
The story revolves around a NIS retired agent turned priest and a detective. After the murder of an elderly priest, a hot-blooded priest with anger issues decides to find the culprit behind it and bring them to justice. The hilarious journey in taking down the gangsters and corrupt officials in the city is what follows. The detective and the priest join hands to solve the murder.
The series had a total of 20 episodes and ran from 15th February to 20th April 2019. The fiery priest is the highest-rated mini-series that aired in 2019. The action-comedy drama was a huge success for SBS.
Where Can You Watch The Fiery Priest
The fiery priest is available to stream on Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
Cast Of The Fiery Priest
- The series stars one of the most sought-after Korean Actors Kim Nam Gil, he is known for his ability to fit into any role and captivate fans with his presence. He has starred in many Korean Dramas and has been awarded many titles for his performances.
2. Kim Sung Kyun is one of the most well-known faces in the Korean Entertainment Industry. He has played many supporting characters and has a very strong comic presence in the series.
3. Lee Hanee also called Honey Lee is an actor, model, and classical musician. She participated in Miss Universe beauty Pagent 2007 and represented her country. She has won multiple awards for her performance in films and dramas.
Awards Received By The Fiery Priest
Kim Nam Gil starter took away a total of 8 awards in the 2019 SBS Drama awards. Kim Nam Gil also won the best actor award at Busan International Film Festival and Seoul International Drama Awards.
The hit series starring Kim Sung Kyun and Kim Nam Gil recorded a peak viewership rating of 22 percent. The drama teased its return with the message ‘We will be back” in the final episode of season 1.
Great News for fans who have waited 4 years for their favorite drama to return and finally, it will be back in 2023. There has been a lot of buzz about The Fiery Priest season 2 online.