Does ‘APB’ Has a Chance for a Season 2 on FOX?
Although a new police procedural drama “APB” hasn’t been praised by critics and target audience, the series premiere has garnered a solid 6.1 million viewers. Despite such a weak reception, numerous fans of the drama series want to figure out whether or not we’ll see a second season of “APB” 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. However, if you don’t want to miss the still possible upcoming premiere, we suggest you to sign up for our automatic notifications, and we’ll keep you informed.
It’s worth noting that “APB” has received indeed very controversial reviews from critics and viewers. Let’s take a look at some major indicators of the current season. Currently, according to IMDb, “APB” has a score of 7.5/10 based on over 400 user votes. However, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the procedural drama has an average score of 4.46/10 and a 32% approval rating among critics, as well as a score of 3.2/5 and a 50% approval rating among the viewers. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the first season of “APB” has a score of 45/100 and 3.3/10 among critics/viewers, respectively. Meantime, the series premiere has drawn 6.101 million viewers with a 1.50 demo rating among adults (18-49). We regard this indicator quite strong.
“APB” is a high-tech procedural drama inspired by the New York Times Magazine article. Gideon Reeves (Justin Kirk), an eccentric billionaire engineer is eager to revenge after his best friend has been murdered during an awkward robbery. Having money, developments and technologies, he wants to take the troubled 13th District under his own control. He integrates modern high-tech gadgets in the Chicago Police Department in order to improve and modernise its work. After the successful launch of his ambitious and innovative project, Reeves intends to take all the city under control. The TV series is created by David Slack, who also serves as executive producer.
Renewal Potential and Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“APB” Season 1 kicked off on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 9:00 PM ET/PT on FOX, garnering over six million viewers, but the mixed reviews from critics and the target audience. FOX has yet to announce its decision on renewal or cancelation of the police procedural drama. However, despite such a weak reception of the current season, we believe that “APB” Season 2 still could happen on FOX, mostly relying on the very strong television ratings. 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 high-tech drama series, as well as about “APB” 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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