Zombie K-Drama ‘All of Us Are Dead’ Season 1: What We Know So Far

All of Us Are Dead Season 1 K Drama Zombie

Netflix will be getting a double dose of the Korean zombie virus this year, as we look ahead to the exciting release of All of Us Are Dead. We’re keeping track of everything you need to know about All of Us Are Dead, including the plot, cast, trailer releases, and the Netflix release date.

All of Us Are Dead is an upcoming South Korean zombie-horror series written by Chun Sung-il and based on the popular webtoon Now at Our School by Joo Dong-geun. The series will be directed by Lee Jae Gyoo who is known for his work on Trap, King2Hearts, and Intimate Strangers.

The zombie genre has proven to be one of Netflix’s most lucrative, and in demand. Including the future release of All of Us Are Dead, Netflix will have nine zombie Originals under its banner.


When is All of Us Are Dead season 1 coming to Netflix?

Netflix is yet to confirm an official release date, but we can confirm that All of Us Are Dead will be coming to Netflix in 2021.

We’d expect to see the series drop sometime in the second half of the year.


What is the plot of All of Us Are Dead?

A group of high-school students becomes trapped inside their school when a zombie virus tears through the populous.


Who are the cast members of All of Us Are Dead?

The full cast of All of Us Are Dead has been confirmed.

The following cast members are the leads of the series:

Role Cast Member Where Have I Seen/heard Them Before?
Cheong San Yoon Chan Young Everything and Nothing | Light for the Youth | Nobody Knows
Ohn Jo Park Ji Hoo Home Without Me | House of Hummingbird | The Witness
Nam Ra Jo Yi Hyun Hospital Playlist | My Country: The New Age | The Guest
Su Hyuk Park Solomon Lookism | Sweet Revenge | Horror Stories 3
Gwi Nam Yoo In Soo Stranger 2 | Moment at Eighteen | My ID Is Gangnam Beauty

Below are the supporting cast members of the series:

Role Cast Member Where Have I Seen/heard Them Before?
Song Jae Ik Lee Kyu Hyung Hi Bye, Mama! | Doctor John | Life
Lee Byeong Chan Kim Byung Chul Doctor Prisoner | SKY Castle | Pegasus Market
Chang-Hoon Shin Jae Hwi Half-Fifty | The Good Detective | More Than Family
Hee-Soo Lee Chae Eun Grand Prince | The Mimic | The Last Princess
Seo Hyo Ryeong Kim Bo Yun Miss Hammurabi | Black | Night Light
Park Eui Won Bae Hae Seon Alice | Hi Bye, Mama! | Hotel Del Luna
Jung Yong Nam Yoon Gyung Ho Itaewon Class | Confession | The Crowned Clown
Ji Min Kim Jin Young Family Affair | The Fault Is Not Yours
Park Seon Hwa Lee Sang Hee Diary of a Prosecutor | One Spring Night | A Piece of Your Mind
Nam So Ju Jeon Bae Soo The King: Eternal Monarch | Stranger 2 | Lawless Lawyer
Lee Eun Saem Park Mi Jin Black Dog | Bad Papa | Sweet Revenge
TBA Kim Jee Soo 365: Repeat the Year | Where Stars Land | Memory

More cast members with unconfirmed supporting roles have also been confirmed to star in the Original:

  • Ahn Ji Ho
  • Ahn Seung Gyun
  • Oh Hee Joon
  • Jung Yi Seo
  • Woo Ji Hyun
  • Ham Sung Min
  • Lee Min Goo
  • Jin Ho Eun
  • Jo Dal Hwan

What is the episode count?

According to mydramalist All of Us Are Dead will have a total of 8 episodes. Each episode will have a runtime of approximately 42 minutes.


When and where did the production of All of Us Are Dead take place?

It’s unclear when production began, but filming was ongoing during August but was then postponed due to the COVID19 pandemic.

At the time of writing, we’d expect filming to have concluded on the series.


Can we expect to see multiple seasons of All Of Us Are Dead?

Whether or not All Of Us Are Dead receives more than one season entirely depends on the show’s popularity. K-Dramas are extremely popular right now and zombies are timeless, so we don’t envision that the series will struggle for viewers.

One thing to take into consideration is the source material. We’re not expecting the series to cover the webtoon panel for panel, but there are still 130 chapters for the writers to source material from. With that much story available to them, we’d fully expect to see of least two seasons of All Of Us Are Dead.


Are you going to be watching All of Us Are Dead season 1 on Netflix? Let us know in the comments below!

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