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‘All of Us Are Dead‘ HS zombie series cast announced

Netflix has confirmed the casting of Yoon Chan-yeong, Park Ji-hu, Cho Yi-hyun, Lomon and Yoo In-soo for “All of Us Are Dead”. Park Ji-hu. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.
Park Ji-hu. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.

Netflix has confirmed the casting of Yoon Chan-yeong, Park Ji-hu, Cho Yi-hyun, Lomon, and Yoo In-soo for “All of Us Are Dead”.

This upcoming original series follows a group of students trapped in a high school who find themselves in dire situations as they seek to be rescued from a zombie invasion of their school.

“All of Us Are Dead” is based on the highly popular webtoon Now at Our School.

Hyosan High School

Netflix has confirmed the casting of Yoon Chan-yeong, Park Ji-hu, Cho Yi-hyun, Lomon and Yoo In-soo for “All of Us Are Dead”. Yoon Chan-yeong. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.
Yoon Chan-yeong. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.

Yoon Chan-yeong will play Cheong-san, an ordinary student at Hyosan High School who tries to save On-jo, a girl he likes, from the rampant zombie virus. Yoon made a strong impression with his performance in the drama series “Mama”.

Since then he has performed in a wide variety of shows, including “Six Flying Dragons”, “Still 17” and “Doctor John”. He also starred in the films “Birthday” and “The Fault is Not Yours”.

Park Ji-hu will play the cheerful and down-to-earth On-jo, the most popular girl at Hyosan High School. Park has gained a following since her 2019 debut in “House of Hummingbird”, which won her the Best Actress in an International Narrative Feature Film Award at the 18th Tribeca Film Festival.

Cho Yi-hyun. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.
Cho Yi-hyun. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.

Cho Yi-hyun will play Nam-ra, the class president and the school’s top-ranked student. Cho has shown exceptional acting skills through her performances in the 2019 film “Metamorphosis” and in the recent drama series “Hospital Playlist”.

More students

Lomon. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.
Lomon. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.

Lomon will play Su-hyeok, a student who has recently decided to focus on his studies with the dreams of becoming a soldier. Park first gained attention through his performance in the drama “Bleak Night”. He also played the lead role in “Lookism”, a Chinese series based on a popular Korean webtoon.

Yoo In-soo. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.
Yoo In-soo. Image credit: Netflix. Photo courtesy of talent management.

Yoo In-soo will play Gwi-nam, a returning student who may be even more dangerous than the zombie invasion. Yoo debuted in the drama series “Strong Girl Bong-soon”. He has built a filmography through several shows. These include “School 2017”, “Avengers Social Club”, “My ID is Gangnam Beauty”, and “Mama Fairy and the Woodcutter”.

Lee JQ (“Beethoven Virus”, “The Legendary Police Woman”, “Intimate Strangers”) will direct “All of Us Are Dead”. Chun Sung-il (“The Slave Hunters”, “7th Grade Civil Servant”) will be the writer, while Film Monster by JTBC Studio will produce the series.

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