JTBC Confirms Sequel for ‘Strong Girl Namsoon’ and ‘Strong Woman Do Bong Soon’
In a thrilling revelation for K-drama enthusiasts, JTBC has confirmed plans for a follow-up series to the immensely popular dramas, “Strong Girl Namsoon” and “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon.” According to reports from various media outlets on November 20, the broadcast network is gearing up for another installment in the Strong Woman universe, fueled by the overwhelming success and popularity of the previous series.
A representative from the team behind “Strong Girl Namsoon” responded to the circulating rumors, confirming ongoing discussions about a follow-up series. However, the team is currently occupied with multiple projects, indicating a busy schedule but leaving fans with high hopes for the continuation of the captivating narrative.
The recently concluded JTBC K-drama, “Strong Girl Namsoon,” which narrates the compelling story of a three-generation family of women blessed with superhuman strength, has garnered widespread acclaim. Starring Lee You Mi, Kim Jung Eun, and Kim Hae Sook, the series began with a 4 percent rating and steadily climbed to an impressive average of 7 percent.
This sequel shares its narrative universe with the 2017 hit “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon,” featuring Park Bo Young in the lead role of Do Bong Soon, a petite and innocent-looking woman with extraordinary strength. The original series, praised for its engaging plot and the on-screen chemistry between Park Bo Young and Park Hyung Sik, gained not only domestic acclaim but also captivated international audiences.
Following the success of “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon,” the production team introduced a new character named Namsoon, continuing the shared worldview and creating a seamless link between the two dramas. This interconnected universe has only fueled the anticipation among fans for the upcoming follow-up series.
Both “Strong Girl Namsoon” and “Strong Woman Do Bong Soon” are the brainchildren of esteemed writer Baek Mi Kyung, known for her contributions to other popular K-dramas like “Mine,” “Melting Me Softly,” “Woman of Dignity,” and “My Love Eun Dong.” As discussions for the sequel unfold, fans of Baek Mi Kyung’s work can look forward to another chapter in the captivating and super-powered world she has skillfully crafted.
As the buzz around the potential sequel grows, K-drama enthusiasts are eagerly awaiting more details about the continuation of the Strong Woman universe and the next captivating chapter in this extraordinary narrative.