Upcoming Kdrama, “School 2021,” is again taking a break from its possible premiere. The eighth installment in the school series will not premiere on its initial release date. The main lead, Kim Yohan, has been tested positive for COVID-19. A statement from the actor’s label and production company has cleared all the confusion for fans. Moreover, the new School 2021 Kdrama release date is also provided by KBS. Besides Kim Yo Han, his other WEi member, Kim Jun Seo, is also diagnosed with the series.
School 2021 is an upcoming South Korean drama from the KBS cable network. The famous “School” Korean drama series have been in the system for several years, and “School 2021” will be its eighth part. Starring Kim Yo Han, Cho Yi Hyun, Chu-Young Woo, and Hwang Bo Reum Yeol in the leading roles, the drama was supposed to premiere on November 17, 2021. Due to the recent problem, it will now premiere on a different date. Thankfully, KBS has cleared the confusion of all the people waiting for the drama.
Further in the article, please look forward to the new release date of School 2021 Kdrama and other essential details on the teenage drama.
WEi’s Kim Yo Han Tests Positive For COVID-19, OUI Entertainment Shares Details On His Health
Actor and idol Kim Yo Han has tested positive for COVID-19. His agency, OUI Entertainment, threw light on his health condition and the upcoming schedule designed for him. Yo-Han, who will be seen in the forthcoming drama- School 2021- will have all his broadcast activities rearranged, as per OUI. Hence, the fans will have to wait to see him play the lead role.
As per OUI, Yo-han took a PCR test on November 13, 2021, after a positive supporting actor from the KBS2 sow was tested. On November 14, 2021, his reports came out positive. The singer is asymptomatic, but he will be taking all the safety precautions and measures to get healthy soon.
OUI also shared information on other artists and staff who work in a knit-tight group. Although they all were vaccinated, they will take a PCR test. Unfortunately, Kim Jun Seo was also reported COVID-19 positive on November 15.
The production team for “School 2021” also shared a statement to update Kim Yo Han’s health. They wrote that after one of the supporting actors from KBS2 TV was found COVID-positive, all the staff and cast were tested. Besides Yo-Han, everyone has tested negative.
The team is taking all the measures by doing regular PCR tests and body temperature checks. In the end, they mentioned the new release date and apologized to the fans for causing them concern.
School 2021 Kdrama New Release Date
Upcoming teenage romantic comedy, “School 2021,” was initially set to release on November 17, 2021. However, after Yo-Han, the male lead, tested positive for COVID-19, the broadcast schedule was altered. School 2021 Kdrama will now premiere on November 24, 2021.
The School series has been postponed multiple times due to several reasons. Earlier, the COVID was the main reason behind the delay in its filming and premiere. On the other hand, one of the actors also left the show due to the filming schedule. And now again, COVID-19 has made things difficult for School 2021. But, we hope that both Kim Yo-han and Kim Jun Seo get well soon. The fans have been cheering on them and constantly sharing heartful messages.
Kim Yo Han is playing the lead role of Gong ki Joon, a hardworking student whose dreams of becoming a taekwondo star shatters after a tragic incident.
School 2021 is a drama about high school students who will explore careers and love in a specialized school instead of preparing for college entrance exams. This year’s concept is entirely different from the previous school series as it will showcase the teenage characters in their adult form, still studying in the school.
The drama is being helmed by Kim Min Tae, who has worked on Witch’s Court and Cheat On Me If You Can. Meanwhile, the script is penned down by Seong Hee Seon (Miss Granny, Love 911) and Jo Ah Ra.