Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won for 'Arthdal Chronicles' Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won for 'Arthdal Chronicles'

Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won will be replaced by these actors in 'Arthdal Chronicles 2'

Season 2 of 'Arthdal Chronicles' is in production. The original lead actors Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won are not taking the roles for the next season. Who are playing those characters?

'Arthdal Chronicles' is an ancient fantasy drama released in 2019. It takes place in the fictional land of 'Arth' It follows the story of Eun Seom, a boy from the Waham tribe who is son of a human and a Neanderthal. His best friend is Tanya, the successor of the Wahan clan matriarca.

After the premiere of the show it received critiques from the public because of the poor CG and the story. It reported low viewership ratings and accusations of plagiarism.

'Arthdal Chronicles' poster / By @19900729_

Although all that, the production label, Studio Dragon, confirmed a season 2. This time the director Kim Won Seok left the project. Almost at the same time the lead actors Song Joong Ki and Kim Ji Won revealed both of them won't participate in the show.

To face all these conflicts the production team is looking for big names to take the lead roles for the K-Drama. These actors could be the protagonist.

Lee Jun Ki and Shin Se Kyung in 'Arthdal Chronicles' season 2

According to Korean media, the "Arthdal Chronicles" production team has cast changes plans for the show . Those plans include Lee Joon Gi taking the male lead, Eun Seom. and Shin Se Kyung the female lead Tanya.

The agencies of both actors had confirmed they received the offer and are considering taking the project. The story will be showing Arth ten year later from the first season, so these actors could be playing the adult version of the lead characters.

Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung / By @BluK1mch1Kdrama

The script writers will be Kim Young Hyun and Park Sang Yeon, who worked in season one. The director will be Kim Kwang Sik.

What do you think? Would you like to see Lee Joon Gi and Shin Se Kyung as Eun Seom and Tanya?

If you like Lee Joon Gi check more about his K-Drama on air  "Again My Life".

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