Chogiwa – Netflix’s Kingdom series has drawn a lot of attention since the first season. This year, Netflix will release the third season with Gianna Jun as Ashin in “Kingdom: Ashin of the North”. In the short teaser, the scene still with the scary zombie resurrecting from death. But ended gracefully with Gianna Jun appears on the screen.
Gianna Jun as Ashin in “Kingdom: Ashin of the North”
When the second season of Kingdom ended in the mid of 2020 fans have been waiting for the next season. At that time there was no information yet whether there will be the third season or not. However, since there was one additional character, Ashin, has been introduced at the end of Kingdom Season 2, fans are craving for the third season.
This year, Netflix finally release the still-cut that reveal Gianna Jun as Ashin in “Kingdom of the North”. This drama will be the sidequel which will focus to the character of Ashin, a warrior from the North. In this third season, the mystery of the resurrection plant will be revealed as well.
The Synopsis of Kingdom the Series
The first season was started with the story of the Crown Prince Lee Chang (Ju Ji Hoon) who got suspicious with the illness of the King. Then he decided to sneak out to the King’s palace and found something really strange. To find the answer, he travelled to the faraway clinic just to find out the scary secret about the dead who will rise up right after sunset with instinct to kill.
The second season, an even scarier secret has been revealed. It was not sun light that raise the dead but the temperature. When the season got colder, the chaos got worse. The situation forced the Crown Prince Lee Chang to find the cure while at the same time should also deal with the greedy Queen Consort Cho (Kim Hye Jun) who pretending to give birth to a baby boy. Finally, Seo-Bi (Bae Doona) discovered the cure and saved some bitten before turning into a zombie.
The second season must have wrapped up everything but seven years later, a mysterious character named Ashin appeared. Her appearance ended the season 2 but drawn more speculation that there will be the upcoming third season.
One of the Worth Watching Series in 2021
Gianna Jun as Ashin in “Kingdom: Ashin of the North” is obviously drawing a lot of attention to this third season of Kingdom. The series which was adapted from a webtoon entitled “The Kingdom of Gods” by Kim Eun Hee and Yang Kyung-Il has received positive reviews and critical acclaim with 93% approval and an average rating of 8 out of 10. Even New York Times has named Kingdom “The Best International Show of 2020”.
Until today, there is no confirmation yet about the release date of “Kingdom: Ashin of the North”. However, the third season of Kingdom with Gianna Jun as Ashin in “Kingdom: Ashin of the North” is obviously something worth waiting for this year.
This series will become the second project for Gianna Jun and Ju Ji Hoon in one drama. Before this, they also have been working together on the TvN New drama “Cliffhanger” (Mount Jiri). This drama will be released this year as well.