When ’24: Legacy’ Will Return for Season 2 on FOX?
It seems that FOX is about to retrieve a former success of its hit series “24,” while launching a spin-off series titled “24: Legacy” that kicked off on Feb 5, 2017. It’s worth noting that the series premiere was quite successful as for the television ratings, garnering over 17.5 million viewers, however, as for the reception, it was quite controversial. In spite of this, millions loyal fans of the espionage thriller are eager to know, whether or not we’ll see a second season of “24: Legacy” on FOX, and if this happens, when will its release date? There has been no official reports from FOX on the subject as of yet. But if you don’t want to miss the very possible upcoming premiere, we suggest you to sign up to our automatic notifications right now, and we’ll keep you informed.
Let’s take a look at some major indicators of the current season in an attempt to predict the further movement of FOX regarding renewal or cancellation of the action thriller series “24: Legacy”. Currently, according to IMDb, “24: Legacy” has a score of 5.9/10 based on over 1,700 user votes. Meantime, according to Metacritic, the drama series has principally mixed reviews. According to its metrics, the debut season of “24: Legacy” has a score of 48/100 among critics and 4.8/10 among the viewers, respectively. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the picture is a bit different. “24: Legacy” Season 1 has an average score of 5.23/10 and a 57% approval rating among critics, as well as a score of 5.23/10 and a 83% approval rating among the viewers.
But the viewing figures of the series premiere were incredibly strong. The premiere episode has garnered 17.576 million viewers with a 6.10 demo rating among adults (18-49). However, it’s worth noting that a sophomore episode has gained a mere 6.225 million viewers with a 1.50 demo rating. Anyway, the viewership of the series seems to us very strong.
“24: Legacy” follows Eric Carter (Corey Hawkins), who returns home after the successful anti-terroristic special operation, when a squad led by him managed to eliminate terrorist leader Sheik Ibrahim Bin-Khalid. However, on arrival, he gets into troubles, because Eric, his friends and family are the new targets for terrorists relating to Bin-Khalid. Given the fact that no-one can help him, Carter asks CTU to assist. But he is now entrusted to stop one of the largest-scale terror attacks on American soil. The TV series is created by Manny Coto and Evan Katz, who also serve as executive producers.
Renewal Potential and Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“24: Legacy” Season 1 was launched on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 8|7c on FOX, and its debut drew the incredible 17.576 million viewers, but has received a mixed reception. FOX hasn’t announced yet its decision on renewal or cancellation of the political thriller series. But, apparently, we should expect “24: Legacy” Season 2 on FOX, given such impressive television ratings of the debut season. However, we would prefer to wait for the official announcement of FOX.
Fortunately, we’re able to inform you about the further updates of the espionage thriller series, as well as about the “24: Legacy” Season 2 release date. Stay tuned for updates. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly to your inbox.
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