South Korean actor Song Kang has some happy memories of his time working on the Netflix series Sweet Home 2. The rising star revealed his thoughts during a press conference to promote the series in Seoul earlier today. Song Kang also discussed his character in this monster apocalypse series.
Sweet Home 2, set to premiere on December 1, 2023, on Netflix, continues the gripping narrative of the first season, which was based on a popular webtoon.
Last project before military service
At the press conference, Song Kang also revealed that Sweet Home Season 2 and 3 will be his final project before beginning his military service. Season 3 of the hit series is currently in production, with most of the cast reprising their roles.
Song Kang told the media that because Sweet Home left such a huge impact in his life, it will always hold a special place in his heart.
Gratitude for Sweet Home Season 1’s success
Song Kang also expressed his deep gratitude for the immense popularity of Sweet Home Season 1. Released in 2020, the first season saw him take on the role of Cha Hyun-Su, a character transformed into a monster by a mysterious disease.
The actor credited the success of the first season as a motivating factor for his performance in the upcoming sequel. He revealed that he maintained a diary for his character, to delve deeper into Hyun-Soo’s psyche.
Anticipation for Sweet Home 2
Sweet Home 2 promises to elevate the narrative with new, impactful beings and mysterious events. The series explores the theme of monstrous desires turning people into monsters.
The story continues with the residents of Green Home Apartments, including Hyun-Su, battling to survive in a world overrun by monstrous threats. The second season is set to explore new desires and struggles, adding depth to the already complex storyline.
Looking forward to the premiere
As fans eagerly await the release of Sweet Home 2, there is also excitement for the confirmed third season of the series. The post-apocalyptic drama has garnered a significant following, thanks to its unique storyline and Song Kang’s compelling performance.
The premiere of Sweet Home 2 on December 1 is not just a continuation of a beloved series but also marks a poignant moment in Song Kang’s career as he prepares for his military service.