Wolf Hall Season 2 Release Date
“Wolf Hall” is a British historical drama miniseries that debuted on January 21, 2015, on BBC Two. The TV series is based on a series of novels by English author Hilary Mantel and follows Thomas Cromwell’s rise to power, who found himself amidst the intrigues that surrounded his king. Colin Callender is executive producer of the TV series.
This television adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s novels has received universal acclaim from critics, and mainly favorable reviews from the audience. On Metacritic, the miniseries has a score of 86 out of 100, according to 25 reviews by critics, while the audience rated the first series at 7.8 out of 10, in accordance with 42 user ratings. On Rotten Tomatoes, the miniseries has a score of 8.6 out of 10, and a 97% approval rating, based on 37 reviews from critics, whereas the audience rated the series at 4.2 out of 5, with a 82% approval rating, based on 473 user votes. On IMDB, the drama series has a score of 8.2 out of 10, based on over 3,800 user votes, 42 reviews from viewers, and 16 reviews from critics. Meanwhile, ‘The Telegraph’ rated this historical drama at 5 stars out of 5, concluding that, “It is hard to imagine the BBC’s adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s novels being any better” (according to the opinion of James Walton). The pilot episode titled “Three Card Trick” directed by Peter Kosminsky drew 5.99 million viewers, while a finale of the series has attracted 3.74 million viewers.
“Wolf Hall” TV Series Summary
The events took place in the 16th century and describe such time when England was at the edge of disaster. If the King would die, without leaving a successor, the country will face with civil war. Henry VIII is going to cancel his marriage with Catherine of Aragon, while the Pope and other European monarchs are resisting this decision. But, Thomas Cromwell comes to grips for his king and his own ambitions as well. He is an unusual man, a charismatic personality, ambitious idealist, and a nihilist as well. Briefly, the series depicts Thomas Cromwell’s rise to power in the court of Henry VIII.
Season 2 Release Date
“Wolf Hall” season 1 kicked off on January 21, 2015, (April 5, 2015, in the US), and concluded on February 21, 2015, (May 10, 2015, in the US). At the moment, the BBC hasn’t yet announced their plans concerning the renewal or cancellation of their historical drama. However, most likely, “Wolf Hall” season 2 would take place, taking into account that “Wolf Hall” is a six-part adaptation of two of Hilary Mantel’s novels. We assume that ‘The Mirror and the Light’ will be a third television adaptation of the “Wolf Hall” TV series. But, we, nevertheless, would prefer to wait for the official announcement. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the renewal or cancellation of the TV series, as well as about the “Wolf Hall” season 2 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications.