Will ‘Secrets and Lies’ be renewed for Season 3 on ABC?
A sophomore season of the mysterious police procedural drama “Secrets and Lies” kicked off on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 9|8c on ABC, and its debut has gained over four million viewers, as well as has been praised by the viewers. Sure, millions of fans tormented by the question, whether or not “Secrets and Lies” will be renewed for a third season on ABC, and if so, when will its release date? There has been no official announcement of the renewal hitherto. However, you can scroll down, in order to sign up for our notifications, or get acquainted with our forecast on the subject.
It seems that despite the significant drop of the viewing audience (-33.00%) ABC was pretty satisfied with the series premiere. Furthermore, the third season of the police procedural drama has received universal acclaim of the viewers. Currently, according to IMDB, “Secrets and Lies” has a score of 7.7 out of 10 based on over 7,000 user votes, 28 reviews from viewers and 6 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the second series of the crime drama has an average score of 4.8 out of 5 and a 100% approval rating based on 21 user votes.
The premiere of Season 2 has drawn 4.1 million viewers (-33.00% compared to last season’s premiere) and a 1 demo rating (-34.64%) among adults (18-49). For comparisons, “Secrets and Lies” Season 1 averaged a 1.50 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 5.66 million total viewers. “‘Secrets and Lies’ built on its “Once Upon a Time” lead-in by 3% in Total Viewers (4.0 million vs. 3.9 million),” according to ABC.
“Secrets and Lies” Season 2 focuses on a brand-new case and a new suspect. “Eric Warner (Michael Ealy) is at the top of his game. Smart, well-educated and hardworking, he is the heir apparent to his family private equity firm in Charlotte, North Carolina. Newly married to “the one” and walking on air, Eric is flush with success, but all of that is about to change,” according to ABC. Watch the official trailer below:
Renewal Potential and Notification of the Release Date
“Secrets and Lies” Season 2 commenced at the end of September on ABC, and its debut has garnered 4.1 million viewers, as well as has received a brilliant reception by the target audience. ABC has yet to announce the decision on the renewal or cancellation of the crime drama series. However, apparently, ABC is pretty happy with the viewing figures of the second season. So we tend to believe that “Secrets and Lies” Season 3 would take place on ABC. However, we would like to wait for the official announcement. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the police procedural series, as well as about the “Secrets and Lies” Season 3 release date. Stay tuned. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.
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