‘Killing Fields’ Season 2 Premiere Date Revealed
“Killing Fields” is an unscripted documentary true crime TV series that debuted on January 5, 2016 at 10pm on the Discovery Channel. The series follows the investigation, which was re-opened by a retired detective, who is making an attempt to find out the truth concerning the series of murders that took place two decades ago. Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson serve as executive producers of the TV series.
The docuseries has received mixed or average reviews from critics, but mostly favorable reviews from the audience. According to Metacritic, the documentary series has a score of 59 out of 100, based on 8 reviews from critics, whilst the viewers rated the TV show at 6.6 out of 10, basing on 8 user ratings. Meanwhile, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the true crime series has an average score of 7.5 out of 10, and a 78% approval rating, based on 9 reviews by critics, while the audience rated the series at 2.5 out of 5, with a 22% approval rating, in accordance with 14 reviews from viewers. At the moment, on IMDB, the TV show has a score of 8.6 out of 10, based on 24 user votes.
The storyline of the documentary series revolves around a frozen case, initiated after the vanishing of a graduate student, that has been re-opened thanks to the retired Detective Rodie Sanchez, who was assigned to this investigation yet in 1997. Eugenie Boisfontaine was found nearby the LSU’s lakes, in a watery ditch, with a trauma of her head. Rodie joins forces with a young hot-shot detective Aubrey St. Angelo, in order to put an end to this issue.
Season 2 Release Date
According to the latest data, Discovery’s first true-crime series “Killing Fields” drew about 2.45 million viewers in its finale. Over its run, “Killing Fields” grew in the demo every week, confirmed gradually increasing interest of the viewers. So it’s a pretty good indicator for Discovery’s heads to renew “Killing Fields” for a second season. Furthermore, on February 2, 2016, Discovery ordered six more episodes for Season 1. This also serves as a very good indicator for chances for renewal.
On Dec 20, 2016, Discovery announced that “Killing Fields” is coming back for a Season 2 on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. Discovery Channel will return to the Louisiana swamplands as an active criminal investigation unfolds for season two of “Killing Fields.”
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