‘The Young Pope’ Season 2: When it returns on HBO?
“The Young Pope” starring Jude Law, premiered on Jan 15 on HBO, garnering about half a million viewers and quite positive reviews. You’re probably wondering, is there going to be a Season 2 of “The Young Pope” on HBO? Fortunately, the series’ producers have already confirmed the renewal of the drama series for a next season. A premiere date has not yet been announced. But if you don’t want to miss the upcoming premiere, we suggest you to sign up to our automatic notifications right now.
Actually, the decision on renewal wasn’t a surprise. Let’s take a look at the major indicators of the current season, to find out why the show’s producers made this decision. Currently, according to IMDb, “The Young Pope” has a score of 8.5/10 based on over 12,200 user votes. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the drama series has an average score of 7.18/10 and a 75% approval rating among critics, as well as a score of 4.2/5 and a 81% approval rating among the viewers. On Metacritic, the historical drama has a score of 68/100 and 7.3/10 among critics/viewers, respectively. The show’s premiere has drawn 0.963 million viewers with a 0.30 demo rating among adults (18-49).
“The Young Pope” follows the story of the first American Pope in history. Apparently, his election is related to the sophisticated plan of the College of Cardinals, as well as their aggressive media campaign. Pius XIII (Jude Law) looks young and charming. But don’t be naive, looking at his cute face. Lenny Belardo, aka Pius XIII, is one of the most controversial among all the Popes. The TV series is created by Paolo Sorrentino, who serves as executive producer as well.
Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“The Young Pope” Season 1 kicked off on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT on HBO. The show’s premiere has been praised by critics and viewers, as well as has gained 0.963 million viewers. It seems that the show’s producers regarded these figures quite satisfactory. Therefore, “The Young Pope” has been renewed for a next season. Sky Atlantic, HBO, and Canal+. have yet to announce a specific release date for a Season 2 of “The Young Pope.”
Fortunately, we’re able to inform you about the further updates of the historical drama series, as well as about “The Young Pope” 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.