Does HISTORY Intend To Renew ‘Six’ for Season 2?
HISTORY has released “Six” on Jan 18, 2017, and its debut has garnered 2.6 million total viewers (HISTORY, A&E and LMN), as well as has received a controversial reception from critics and viewers. Undoubtedly, “Six” is a new hit of the History Channel, and therefore, millions of loyal fans of the military combat drama series are eager to know whether or not we expect a second season of “Six” on HISTORY, and if this will happen, when will its release date? There has been no official statements from HISTORY regarding the future of the series. However, if you don’t want to miss the quite possible upcoming premiere, we suggest you to sign up for our automatic notifications, and we’ll keep you informed on the subject.
Indeed, both critics and viewers have expressed an ambivalent reaction concerning the new drama series. However, we regard the television ratings of the series premiere quite impressive, and therefore, we believe that HISTORY is about to renew “Six” for a next season. Let’s take a look at some major indicators in order to confirm our forecast. Currently, according to IMDb, “Six” has a score of 6.7/10 based on 560 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, “Six” has a score of 54/100 among critics and 4.3/10 among the viewers. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the military drama has an average score of 5.47/10 and a 60% approval rating among critics, as well as a score of 4.4/5 and a 90% approval rating among the viewers. The series premiere has gained 1.725 million viewers with a 0.48 demo rating among adults (18-49).
Inspired by the real missions of DEVGRU, “Six” follows an elite squad of modern warriors, whose covert mission was to destroy a Taliban leader in Afghanistan. But things went wrong when it turned out that a U.S. citizen is assisting the terrorists. The TV series is created by William and David Broyles jointly with Harvey Weinstein, who also serve as executive producers.
Renewal Potential and Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“Six” Season 1 kicked off on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 10:00 PM ET/PT on HISTORY, garnering 1.725 million viewers, as well as principally mixed reviews from critics and viewers. HISTORY has yet to announce the decision on renewal or cancellation of the military drama series. But it’s very likely that “Six” will be returning for a sophomore season on HISTORY, given such impressive television ratings of the current season. However, we would prefer to wait for the official announcement of HISTORY one way or another.
Fortunately, we’re able to inform you about the further updates of the military drama series, as well as about the “Six” 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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