Does ‘Training Day’ Has A Chance for Season 2 on CBS?
Recently, many television networks have become to adapt the formerly popular movies for the small screens. Another television adaptation, inspired by the eponymous motion picture titled “Training Day” kicked off on Feb 2, 2017 on CBS, garnering approx. 4.73 million viewers, but bad reviews from critics and viewers. In spite of this, many loyal fans of the police procedural crime drama series want to figure out, whether or not we expect a second season of “Training Day” on CBS, and if this happens, when will its release date? There have been no official news from CBS on the subject. However, if you don’t want to miss the upcoming premiere, we suggest you to sign up for our automatic notifications, and we’ll keep you informed.
The main obstacle which each series of such type usually meets on the way is the reception by the viewers, who believe that the series will be such impressive like the original film. It’s worth noting that the reviews were very unfavourable. Let’s take a look at some figures. Currently, according to IMDb, “Training Day” has a score of 4.6/10 based on over 200 user votes. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the crime drama has an average score of 4.2/10 and a 21% approval rating among critics, as well as a score of a mere 1.8/5 and a 33% approval rating among the viewers. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the current season of “Training Day” has a score of 37/100 and 0.9/10 among critics/viewers, respectively.
Meantime, the series premiere has gained 4.726 million viewers with a 0.90 demo rating among adults (18-49). This indicator seems to us quite favourable.
“Training Day” serves a sequel of the original film, which picks up 15 years later. The series follows the story of a young, devoted police officer Kyle Craig, who goes undercover in the LAPD’s SIS, to be paired up with Detective Frank Roarke, a morally ambiguous veteran detective, who attracted the attention of the LAPD. The TV series is created by Antoine Fuqua and Jerry Bruckheimer, who also serve as executive producers.
Renewal Potential and Notification of the Release Date (Season 2)
“Training Day” debuted on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 10:00-11:00 PM ET/PT on CBS, and its debut drew 4.726 million viewers, but has received very bad reviews from critics and the target audience. CBS hasn’t yet announced its decision on renewal or cancellation of the crime drama series. Frankly, “Training Day” has illusive chances to be renewed for a next season. However, noteworthy that the series premiere has drawn many viewers, and this fact still serves a favourable indicator able to affect the decision on renewal.
Fortunately, we’re able to inform you about the further updates of the police procedural series, as well as about the “Training Day” 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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