In ‘The Devil Judge,’ a popular South Korean drama series, the verdict in a case is decided by popular voting. The drama centers on Kang Yo-han, a reputable and harsh judge who becomes the public face of judicial changes in a dystopian Seoul. Yo-han uses his position on the Live Court Show to challenge the hypocritical municipal authorities, such as President Heo Joong-se and Social Responsibility Foundation director Jung Sun-a.
Kim Ga-on, Yo-han’s close friend and companion, meanwhile, remains skeptical of the latter’s morals in light of his illegal techniques and unknown history. The program presents an exciting plot with many surprising turns. In addition, the interplay between Yo-han and Ga-on is fascinating and serves as the story’s emotional core.
The show’s popularity may be attributed to its compelling examination of contemporary topics including social stratification, privilege, and the misuse of power. As a result, viewers will likely question whether the program will return for a second season. Detailed information is provided below.
The Devil Judge Season 2 Release Date
By June of 2020, both production on the series and the casting process were concluded. Filming and pre-production were completed before the show’s first run, which lasted from July 3, 2021, through August 22, 2021, for a total of 16 episodes. The creators had hoped for high viewership and positive reviews, and they got both. The show is now considered one of the best K dramas of all time.
After such a positive response to the first season, fans are wondering whether there are plans to produce further episodes. How long will the audience have to wait, if at all, and why was it canceled if it isn’t happening at all? Unfortunately, we must inform you that the show has not been renewed for a second season on tvN, and that it has been a very long time since either the creators or the network have discussed the possibility of a second season. Therefore, until further notice, we must assume that the series will not be renewed.
The Devil Judge Story
The Devil Judge is satirical in nature, mirroring the present global scenario via the chaotic condition of Korea. The Social Justice Foundation, an authoritative organization, orchestrated a real-time judicial system in the style of a reality show.
Both Judge Yo-Han and Ga-On, another lawyer, appear on the program, although they don’t have much faith in one another. Yo-Han’s true intentions are exposed gradually over time, as the Foundation keeps fighting for control and uses every legal loophole possible to further its goals.
The Devil Judge Cast
- Ji Sung as Kang Yo-han
- Kim Min-jung as Jung Sun-ah
- Park Jin-young as Kim Ga-on/Kang Isaac
- Park Gyu-young as Yoon Soo-hyun
- Jeon Chae-eun as Kang Elijah
- Jang Young-nam as Cha Kyung-hee
- Kim Jae-kyung as Oh Jin-joo
- Ahn Nae-sang as Min Jeong-ho
- Hong Seo-joon as Min Yong-sik’
- Baek Hyun-jin as Heo Joong-se
- Lee Seo-hwan as Park Du-man
- Jeong In-gyeom as Seo Jeong-hak
- Lee Ki-taek as K
- Lee So-young as Jae-hee
- Joo In-young as Kim Sang-sook
- Jung Ae-youn as Do Yeon-jung
- Yoon Da-kyung as Pi Hyang-mi,
- Park Hyung-soo as Ko In-guk
- Kim Moo-chan as Jo Min-sung
- Hwang Hee-jung as Han So-yoon
- Yoon Ye-hee as Ji Young-ok
- Moon Dong-hyeok as Lee Young-min
- Nam Sung-jin as Lee Jae-kyung
The Devil Judge Season 2 Storyline
The program was a smash hit when it first aired, drawing in massive audiences and earning rave reviews from critics and spectators alike. Nonetheless, TVN has not renewed the program in the two years after its debut. The show’s continued use of the same cast puts a shadow over the likelihood of it being picked up for a second season, but it’s still possible. There is undoubtedly room for it conceptually.
The first season comes to a satisfying finish and ties up most of the plot’s loose ends, but it does offer a sliver of hope for the future of Yo-han and Ga-on’s journey. Fans of ‘The Devil Judge’ have, therefore, been campaigning for a while to get the program renewed for a second season. Yoo-Seok Moon, the program’s creator, was recently questioned about the possibility of bringing up the show again, and he shared his thoughts.
The Devil Judge Season 2 Trailer
Until we hear that the show will be returning for a second season, we will have to wait for the official trailer. However, fans of the show may check out the official Season 1 trailer. It has too many features for one’s own good, and the visuals are just stunning.
Where to watch The Devil Judge?
The show has finally premiered on the channel. In addition, it may be seen via Viu and iQIVI in some countries. Additionally, you may watch it on Netflix. If the show is picked up for a second season, it will likewise debut on the same service.