by lo_ve, April 16, 2021

"The Good Detective" starring Son Hyun Joo and Jang Seung Jo is confirmed to have a second season.

On April 16, reports stated that the 2020 drama "The Good Detective" will have another season. JTBC, which  is in charge of the drama, responded to the reports and confirmed that the drama will have a second season with the same cast. They also stated that the broadcast date is not yet confirmed.

The main cast of the JTBC drama includes Son Hyun Joo, Jang Seung Jo, Lee Elijah, Oh Jung Se, Ji Seung Hyun, Son Jong Hak, and more. The first season aired from July 2020 to August 2020 and it garnered excellent ratings. The drama got 7.609 percent in one of the episodes which is the highest record throughout the drama. It is also ranked first in ratings among other dramas that aired at the same time slot.

The first season of "The Good Detective" showcases the life of detectives who works hard in uncovering the ugly truth and don't give up in catching the criminals. The hit drama was directed by Jo Nam Gook who also worked on "Untouchable", "Fantastic", and "Queen of Ambition." The script was written by Choi Jin Won ("Untouchable" and "The Man in the Mask.")

Son Hyun Joo plays the character of Gang Do Chang. He is a detective with 18 years experience and has always been loyal to the investigative team. 

Jang Seung Jo on the other hand, plays the character of a Oh Ji Hyuk, a detective with nine years experience. He is someone who is not swayed by money or power.

The second season of "The Good Detective" will start filming this coming October.


Is The Good Detective Season 2 on your watchlist?