‘Marcella’ Series 2 Confirmed by ITV & Netflix
A first season of a crime drama series “Marcella” came to an end on May 17, 2016, and its finale has garnered 6.80 million viewers. Undoubtedly, millions of fans want to figure out, should we expect “Marcella” Season 2 on ITV and Netflix or no, and when its release date. On August 26, it was announced that ITV has picked up “Marcella” for a second series. The decision was announced during a panel session with industry executives within the frameworks of the Edinburgh International Television Festival. According to the official announcement, the pilot episode has drawn 8 million viewers and a 29% share of viewing, whereas The series average of 6.8 million viewers (25% share). The upcoming second season will consist of 8 episodes and its premiere is scheduled on ITV in 2017. You can scroll down, to subscribe for our notifications, or get acquainted with the additional info on the subject.
Generally speaking, the decision on renewal was predictable, given the brilliant reception of the first series as well as impressive television ratings. Currently, according to IMDB, “Marcella” has a score of 7.4 out of 10 based on over 3,700 user votes, 19 reviews from viewers, and 5 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the first series of the thriller has an average score of 6.7 out of 10 and a 88% approval rating based on 8 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated the first season of the drama series at 3.8 out of 5 with a 76% approval rating based on over 60 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the first series of the crime drama has a score of 65 out of 100 based on 4 reviews from critics, while the viewers rated the drama series at 7.1 out of 10 based on 16 user ratings.
“Marcella” revolves around a former London detective Marcella Backland, who starts the investigation of an eleven-year-old case relating to a serial killer, who resumed his activity again. The TV series is created by Hans Rosenfeldt, who also serves as executive producer.
Series 2 Release Date
“Marcella” Series 1 kicked off on April 4, 2016, and its debut drew over 8 million viewers, as well as has been praised by critics and viewers. Relying on such successful indicators of the first series, ITV and Netflix have confirmed the renewal of “Marcella” for a second series. “Marcella” Series 2 premiere is slated for 2017. However, ITV and Netflix have yet to announce a specific release date for Series 2. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the crime drama series, as well as about the “Marcella” Season 2 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.