DP (an acronym for Deserter Pursuit) is a South Korean streaming television series. Directed by Han Jun-hee from a script by Kim Bo-tong and Han. Additionally, the show is based on Kim’s lezhin webtoon DP Dog’s Day. The series stars Jung Hae-in, Koo Kyo-hwan, Kim Sung-kyun and Son Seok-koo. It originally premiered in six parts on Netflix on August 27, 2021.
The series follows a young soldier’s quest to capture army deserters and unveils the painful realities soldiers must endure while doing their duty. Additionally, the fans and show addicts can’t help but wait for the second season since the show was renewed for a second season.
However, here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming season of DP ahead of its release.
DP Season 2: Will it be extended or cancelled?
The Netflix series DP will be renewed for a second season on December 14, 2021. In addition, the series received commendable ratings in the reviews, specifically an 8.8. on IMDb and an 8.8 on My DramaList.
DP Season 2: Cast
There is currently no specific update regarding the cast of Season 2. However, we expect most of the cast to return for a second season. With that in mind, the potential cast of the second season follows.
- Jung Hae-in as Private Ahn Joon-ho
- Koo Kyo-hwan as Sergeant Han Ho-yeol
- Kim Sung-kyun as Sergeant First Class Park Beom-gu
- Son Seok-koo as Captain Im Ji-sup
- Ji Jin-hee as Gu Ja-woon
- Kim Ji-Hyun as Lt. Col. Seo-eun
- Cho Hyun-chul as Jo Suk-bong
- Shin Seung-ho as Hwang Jang-soo
- Park Se-joon as Heo Ki-young
- Park Jung-woo as Shin Woo-suk
- Kim Dong-young as Choi Joon-mok
- Lee Jun-young as Jung Hyun-min
- Choi Joon Young as Heo Chi-do
- Moon Sang-hoon as Kim Roo-ri
- Hyun Bong-sik as Chun Yong-duk
- Hong Kyung as Ryu Yi-kang
- Bae Yoo Ram as Kim Kyu
DP Season 2: Storyline
The previous season ended quite turbulently when Suk Bong took Hwang Jang-Soo hostage with malicious intent to kill him, but thanks to Jun-ho’s intervention, Suk Bong stopped beating the deserter. Before long, the militia surrounds Suk-Bong, leaving him with no choice but to shoot himself. However, he aims for his head, but the gun is shot down his throat, causing him to bleed in pain and call out for his mother.
DP Season 2 Release Date
At the time of writing, the latest update we can provide is that filming for the season wrapped in November. We think it’s safe to speculate that the series will return with another season in 2023.