Bad Guys 2
|Bad Guys 2|
|Also known as||Bad Guys: Vile City|
|Hangul||나쁜 녀석들: 악의 도시|
|Created by||Studio Dragon|
|Written by||Han Jung-hoon|
|Directed by||Han Dong-hwa|
|Country of origin||South Korean|
|No. of episodes||16|
|Camera setup||Single camera|
|Production company(s)||Urban Works Media|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||December 16, 2017 –|
February 4, 2018
|Related shows||Bad Guys|
Bad Guys 2 (Korean: 나쁜 녀석들: 악의 도시; RR: Nappeun Nyeoseokdeul: Akui Doshi; lit. Bad Guys: City of Evil) is a 2017 South Korean television series starring Park Joong-hoon, Joo Jin-mo, Yang Ik-june, Kim Mu-yeol and Ji Soo. It is a spin-off of the 2014 television series Bad Guys. It aired on OCN from December 16, 2017 to February 4, 2018 on Saturdays and Sundays at 22:20 (KST) time slot.
A group of criminals are forced together to track down even worse villains.
- Park Joong-hoon as Woo Je-mun
- A prosecutor willing to fight dirty to capture his targets.
- Joo Jin-mo as Heo Il-hoo
- A former violent mobster who quit after a tragic incident, and has carried this heavy hidden burden of his past ever since.
- Yang Ik-june as Jang Sung-cheol
- A fierce and psychopathic provincial investigator who is hiding a secret.
- Kim Mu-yeol as No Jin-pyeong
- A rookie prosecutor who is clueless at the beginning but gradually begins to understand the dark underbelly of crime.
- Ji Soo as Han Gang-joo
- A man who went to prison and now is seeking for revenge after being the victim of a tragedy as his younger sister had been nearly killed.
- Choi Gwi-hwa as Ha Sang-mo
- Jung Suk-won as Seo Il-kang
- Song Young-chang as Bae Sang-do
- Joo Jin-mo as Lee Myung-deuk
- Kim Yoo-suk as Ban Joon-hyuk
- Park Soo-young as Shin Joo-myung
- Ok Ja-yun as Yang Pil-soon
- Kim Hong-pa as Jo Young-gook
- Jang Shin-young as Kim Ae-kyung
- Hong Ji-yoon as Han So-yeong
- The series is the second collaboration between writer Han Jung-hoon and director Han Dong-hwa of 38 Revenue Collection Unit. Han Jung-hoon also wrote Bad Guys.
- Park Sung-woong was offered the leading role but declined.
- Uhm Tae-goo was originally cast in the role of Han Gang-joo but due to a knee injury, he was replaced by Ji Soo.
- Kang Ha-neul was originally cast in the role of No Jin-pyeong, but due to scheduling conflicts with his military enlistment, he was replaced by Kim Mu-yeol.
|Released on December 17, 2017|
|1.||"Who Am I"||Kim Won||Kim Won||Hui (Pentagon)||03:51|
|2.||"Who Am I" (Inst.)||Kim Won||03:51|
In this table, the blue numbers represent the lowest ratings and the red numbers represent the highest ratings.
|Ep.||Original broadcast date||Average audience share|
|1||December 16, 2017||2.598%||2.911%||3.9%|
|2||December 17, 2017||4.195%||4.705%||4.6%|
|3||December 23, 2017||2.980%||3.396%||2.8%|
|4||December 24, 2017||3.966%||4.358%||3.9%|
|5||December 30, 2017||3.377%||3.820%||2.9%|
|6||December 31, 2017||3.945%||3.727%||3.6%|
|7||January 6, 2018||3.210%||3.598%||3.1%|
|8||January 7, 2018||3.948%||3.761%||3.9%|
|9||January 13, 2018||3.485%||3.657%||3.1%|
|10||January 14, 2018||4.257%||4.613%||3.8%|
|11||January 20, 2018||3.450%||3.496%||3.1%|
|12||January 21, 2018||4.064%||4.245%||4.3%|
|13||January 27, 2018||3.456%||3.379%||4.2%|
|14||January 28, 2018||4.012%||4.119%||4.4%|
|15||February 3, 2018||3.717%||4.016%||3.9%|
|16||February 4, 2018||4.797%||4.642%||4.8%|
- This drama airs on a cable channel/pay TV which normally has a relatively smaller audience compared to free-to-air TV/public broadcasters (KBS, SBS, MBC and EBS).
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- "Ji Soo Confirmed To Join Cast For Second Season Of "Bad Guys"". Soompi. July 18, 2017.
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