‘Queen of the South’ Season 2 Confirmed by USA Network
A first season of a crime drama “Queen of the South” has kicked off on June 23, 2016, and its debut has garnered 1.39 million total viewers. Without any doubt, millions of fans strive to figure out should we expect “Queen of the South” Season 2 on USA Network or no, and when will its release date? Fortunately, on September 6, 2016, it was announced that USA Network has picked up “Queen of the South” for a second season ahead of its season one finale scheduled to air Thursday, September 15 at 10/9c. There has been no official announcement regarding the release date. However, you can scroll down, to subscribe for our notifications, or get acquainted with the additional info on the subject.
Frankly, the decision on renewal wasn’t a surprise for us, given the universal acclaim of the crime drama among the viewers. Besides, the television ratings of the first season were strong. Let’s take a look at the figures and facts. “Queen of the South” Season 1 has delivered an average of 2.26 million total viewers (L7), and throughout its run to date has been Thursday’s #1 cable entertainment program in Prime among P18-49s (0.952 million) and P25-54s (1.08 million). Currently, according to IMDB, “Queen of the South” has a score of 7.4 out of 10 based on over 2,000 user votes, 14 reviews from viewers, and 3 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the first season of the drama series has an average score of 6.2 out of 10 and a 69% approval rating based on 16 reviews from critics, while the viewers have rated the first series of the crime drama at 4.4 out of 5 with a 90% approval rating based on over 100 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the first season of “Queen of the South” has a score of 59 out of 100 based on 15 reviews from critics, whereas the viewers have rated the first series of the crime drama at 7.3 out of 10 based on 24 user ratings.
Based on the successful telenovela of the same name, “Queen of the South” follows Teresa Mendoza, who is leaving Mexico after the demise of her drug-runner boyfriend. Finding a shelter in Spain, she intends to take revenge for her lover’s murder, and to turn into the powerful drug dealer in the new country. The TV series is executive produced by M.A. Fortin and Joshua John Miller, along with David Friendly and Pancho Mansfield.
Season 2 Release Date
“Queen of the South” debuted this June, and its debut drew 1.39 million viewers, as well as has been praised by the viewers. Despite the mixed reception by critics, USA Network has confirmed the renewal of “Queen of the South” for a second season. Also, it was announced that Natalie Chaidez (12 Monkeys) joins “Queen of the South” as new showrunner. However, USA Network has yet to announce a specific release date for Season 2. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the drama series, as well as about the “Queen of the South” Season 2 release date. 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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