Netflix K-Drama ‘Extraordinary Attorney Woo’ Set to Release in June 2022

Extraordinary Attorney Woo is coming to Netflix in late June 2022.

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It’s officially confirmed by Netflix that the law k-drama Extraordinary Attorney Woo is coming to Netflix in June 2022. We’re keeping track of everything you need to know about Extraordinary Attorney Woo, including, the plot, cast list, and episode release schedule.

Extraordinary Attorney Woo is an upcoming internationally licensed South Korean Netflix Original law drama directed by Yoo In Shik, and written by screenwriter Moon Ji Won. Yoo In Shik is known for his work on Dr. Romantic, Vagabond, and Mrs. Cop. As for Moon Ji Won, Extraordinary Attorney Woo is only the second series written by her, the first was Innocent Witness.

When is the Extraordinary Attorney Woo Netflix release date?

At the time of publishing the first episode of the Extraordinary Attorney Woo is coming to Netflix on Wednesday, June 29th, 2022.

The schedule for Extraordinary Attorney Woo has changed again. Instead of a one-episode per week release, the schedule has changed to a two-week episode release with episodes arriving on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The series will now run for a total of eight weeks, with the finale changed to Thursday, August 18th, 2022.

Each episode will have an approximate runtime of 60 minutes.

Please Note: Release dates are subject to change.

Episode Release Schedule
Episodes Netflix Release Date
1 29/06/2022
2 30/06/2022
3 06/07/2022
4 07/07/2022
5 13/07/2022
6 14/07/2022
7 20/07/2022
8 21/07/2022
9 27/07/2022
10 28/07/2022
11 03/08/2022
12 04/08/2022
13 10/08/2022
14 11/08/2022
15 17/08/2022
16 18/08/2022


What is the plot of Extraordinary Attorney Woo?

Twenty-seven-year-old lawyer Woo Young Woo graduated at the top of her class at the prestigious Seoul National University for college and law school. Boasting an impressive memory, a wonderfully creative thought process, and a 164 IQ score. However, due to her Aspergers Syndrome, she still finds herself struggling in everyday interactions.

Who are the cast members of Extraordinary Attorney Woo?

Both leads of Extraordinary Attorney Woo have featured on Netflix before.

Actress Park Eun Bin starred in The King’s Affection in the roles of Yeon Seon, Lee Hwi, and Dam Yi. Outside of Netflix, Park Eun Bin was praised for her performance in Hot Stove League.

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Kang Tae Oh starred in both seasons of My First First Love. In 2020 he starred in Run On and most recently was seen in the k-drama Thirty-Nine.

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Below is the confirmed cast list for Extraordinary Attorney Woo:

Role Cast Member Where Have I Seen/Heard Them Before?
Woo Young Woo Park Eun Bin The King’s Affection | Hot Stove League | Age of Youth 2
Lee Joon Ho Kang Tae Oh Doom at Your Service | Run On | My First First Love
Jung Myung Seok Kang Ki Young Moment at Eighteen | Vivid Romance | Tunnel
Woo Gwang Ho Jeon Bae Soo All of Us Are Dead | Tracer | The King: Eternal Monarch
Han Seon Young Baek Ji Won Snowdrop | Artificial City | Melancholia
Tae Soo Mi Jin Kyung Melancholia | Homemade Love Story | Dr. Romantic 2
Dong Geulami Joo Hyun Young As Your Heart Tells | Best Mistake | Govengerrs
Choi See Yeon Ha Yoon Kyung Hospital Playlist | She Would Never Know | Matrimonial Chaos
Kwon Min Woo Joo Jong Hyuk The Veil | Yumi’s Cells | D.P.
Kim Min Shik Im Sung Jae Hush | Welcome 2 Life | A Year-End Medley
TBA Lee Gi Young A Business Proposal | Chimera | Vagabond

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix in 2018 as a fulltime writer having worked in numerous other industries until that point. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering new anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom.

 Poster Netflix Synopsis: "Brilliant attorney Woo Young-woo tackles challenges in the courtroom and beyond as a newbie at a top law firm and a woman on the autism spectrum."

Rating: TV-14
Language: Korean
Genre: K-Drama
Cast: Park Eun-bin, Kang Tae-oh, Kang Ki-young
Season Additions:
  • - Season 1 - New Episodes Weekly was added to Netflix on June 30th, 2022

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