Netflix‘s hit Korean thriller series Squid Game became an instant global phenomenon. Since Season 2 was confirmed, fans have been anticipating the cast.
Previously, it was announced that Park Gyu Young was cast as the new female lead. During Tudum: A Global Fan Event, Netflix made a few announcements regarding the sequel to Squid Game. Actors Im Si Wan (also known as ZE:A‘s Siwan and Yim Si Wan), Kang Ha Neul, Park Sung Hoon, Lee Jung Jae, and Lee Byung Hun have all been confirmed to lead Squid Game 2. Wi Ha Joon and Gong Yoo will return too.
Now, Netflix has made another big casting announcement. Former IZ*ONE member Jo Yu Ri, Kang Ae Sim, Lee David, Lee Jin Uk, Choi Seung Hyun (also known as former BIGBANG member T.O.P), Roh Jae Won, and Won Ji An have joined the Squid Game 2 ensemble cast.
Squid Game rounds out the cast for Season 2:
Please welcome Park Gyu-young, Jo Yu-ri, Kang Ae-sim, Lee David, Lee Jin-uk, Choi Seung-hyun, Roh Jae-won, and Won Ji-an to the game! pic.twitter.com/wV7WErYKpM
— Netflix (@netflix) June 29, 2023
Additionally, Netflix released photos from the cast’s table reading of Season 2 of Squid Game. Can you spot the new yet familiar faces?
Squid Game 2 will premiere on Netflix in 2024.