Kingdom, the first original Korean show to debut on Netflix, is all set to release its sequel called Ashin of the North this year, and fans couldn’t be more excited. The series deals with political drama, zombies, power dynamics, and much more. Ashin is one of the side characters in the Kingdom. And this new series will focus solely on her and her journey to gain vengeance after her family and tribe die. Ashin of the North Season 1 will be quite an exciting show full of thrilling, mind-blowing, and jaw-dropping situations.
Keep on reading to find out the latest information about this sensational TV series. Which will be hitting our screens sooner than you think.
Ashin of the North Season 1 Release Date
Kingdom Season 1 made its debut in 2019 and was an absolute hit among viewers due to its spectacular plot, cast, and production. Season 2 followed suit in 2020 and was just as popular as Season 1. Owing to all the show’s popularity, the producers decided to surprise fans by releasing a special episode called Ashin of the North. It was made specially to tell viewers more about the resurrection plant and the powers it possesses. Additionally, the show will also tell us more about the mysterious character of Ashin, who appeared in the season finale of Season 2 of Kingdom. This new series should not be confused for Kingdom Season 3 as it is merely a sequel of Kingdom Season 2.
Netflix has officially announced the release date for Ashin of the North season 1. The series will air on July 23, 2021, worldwide, just a few days away! Initially, there were some delays in production due to a part of the castle burning down during filming. But thankfully, we will still get to see the series air on our screens quite soon.
Ashin of the North Season 1 Cast
The cast of Ashin of the North Season will include
- Gianna Jun plays the role of Ashin, the lead character of the show.
- Park Byung –Eu as Min Chi-rok, the royal guard, plays some crucial roles.
- Kim Shi Ah will play the role of Ashin in her childhood.
The plot of the kingdom deals with Prince Lee Chang trying to save his people from a mysterious disease that brings the dead to life as zombies. The disease started from the resurrection plant, but nobody knows much about it; nobody except Ashin. Ashin stumbled across the plant and a mural that contained all its secrets in her childhood. This new series will consist of one episode of one hour and thirty minutes. It will deal with the origin of the resurrection plant and tell us all about its secrets. It will also feature Ashin’s backstory and shed some light on her mysterious character. We will also know more about what happened to her family and how plans on avenging them. This on episode show is going to feature a lot of drama, suspense, and plot twists.
Netflix has officially released a series of a teaser trailers to give fans a small sneak peek of what they should expect. The trailer is quite scary and features lots of crying, screaming, and dead people.