The Heirs, also known as The Inheritors, is the first South Korean drama produced by the American digital platform, DramaFever, written by Kim Eun-sook. This Korean Show received a tremendous response not only in Korea but also across Asia. Like, Japan and China. Now the fans want to continue the show with The Heirs Season 2.
Each episode had the highest selling price in Japan and, in China, it witnessed massive popularity, accumulating 1 billion views on the Yoku Network. They’re excited and hoping for season 2. Here’s what we know.
The Heirs Season 2 Release Date
The Heirs season 1 premiered on October 9, 2013, in Korea on SBS. The first season ended with the 20th episode. And to its massive popularity, the show was released across 13 countries around the world.
According to rumors season, 2 of the heirs might happen for sure as the lead stars Lee Min-ho and Park Shin-Hye reunite to reprise their original roles. Since its release, fans have demanded the renewal of season 2, and they are eagerly waiting for the couple’s chemistry once again.
According to the sources Lee Min-Ho said that after his military enlistment service was over, he would return to entertainment. He said that he would be part of a “big project”. By now, nothing is official yet, Since we had the COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore we could anticipate the approaching season to begin production by early next year. if this happens we could anticipate it. The Heirs season 2 by (end) 2022.
The Heirs Season 2 Expected Plot
Season 1 had an immense following worldwide. Since it is a drama series with many backstories, the first season got universal appeal. The cast and crew did a remarkable job as well.
The teenage Kdrama revolves around the lives of wealthy students in Jeguk High Schools as they plan to take over their family’s business. During the process, they need to overcome obstacles, challenges and grow up. The story centers around the main characters Cha Eun Sang, Kim Tan, and Choi Yeong Do.
Kim Tan is a thriving heir of the Jeguk Group. But this mother is a mistress and, he is believed to be the illegitimate son of the house. his mother’s identity is kept unrevealed from the public. his older brother, Kim won, wants to take control of the business and deport him to the US. He meets Cha Eun-sang there, who went to the US to look for her sister. Her sister is lying to her family and is not living a normal life there. Cha Eun Sang is his housekeeper’s daughter.
Kim Tan fell for Cha Eun Sang when he comes back to Korea, Choi Young-do another wealthy guy, and his former’s best friend starts picking on Eun-sang to provide Tan. they form a love triangle. Cha Eun experiences many obstacles after Kim Tan’s rich family discovers her relationship with Kim Tan. They overcome their problems together and set off to a happy end.
The Heirs Season 2 Cast
We are expecting the lead casts to reprise their roles if the show gets renewed for season 2. They are:
Lee Min-Ho as Kim Tan ( ‘Boys Over Flowers’s ). He is the heir of the Jeguk group and the son of his dad’s mistress. He stays away from his family and leaves for the US, then comes back a while later. However, though he lives a complicated life, he still got everything that anyone could dream of and is jealous of, money, height, looks. He looks perfect.
Park Shin- Hye as Eun-Sang ( Memory of the Alhambra ). She is a very and understandable and charming girl from a non-wealthy family. She helps her mother by taking up many part-time jobs and resides in the Kim Tan estate. Where her mother works as a housekeeper. She studies in Jeguk High school, with the help of a welfare scholarship,
Other supporting actors are :
- Kim Woo- Bin as Choi Young- Do
- Kim Ji-Won as Rachel Yoo
- Kang Min-hyuk as Yoon Chan-young
- Park Hyung-sik as Jo Myung-soo
- Jeon Soo-jin as Kang Ye-sol
- Kang Ha-neul as Lee Hyo-shin
- Yang Seung-pil as Hyo-joon
- Cho Yoon-woo as Moon Joon-young.
- Crystal Jung as Lee Bo
- Choi Tae-hwan as Lee Sang-woo
Is There Any Trailer Yet?
The official trailer of The Heirs season 2 is not available yet.
Sales & Merchandise
There has been a sale of more than 15,000 copies. DVD/Blu-Ray discs contribute to around 15-20% of the revenue for a Korean series. This may sound un-profitable and also made many animes a failure.
Korean Drama Series can promote a lot of products making it a booming industry. Some of the products which were sold as merchandise were:
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There is also plenty of Hot Pot Electric with Grill Griddle, KOREAN Snack, stuff like this Korean Stone Bowl , Korean Hangul Alphabet Flashcards . The Heir Affair (The Royal We Book 2) .
Where to Watch Online?
You can still watch the last season on Apple TV SBS world and Kcocowa. You can also stream the drama on the international streaming site Netflix with subtitles and also in Viki with over 100 subtitles.