The popular Showtime series Your Honor is set to conclude with its upcoming second season.
The star of the show, Bryan Cranston, confirmed it to finale episode (Opens in a new tab) From armchair expert Dax Shepard’s podcast, he revealed that he’s “currently preparing to [its] The second and final season.
Your Excellency, adapted from the Israeli series Kvodo and originally conceived as a one-season production for Showtime, follows Michael DeCiato, a prominent New Orleans judge whose safety is put at risk when his son becomes involved in a fatal hit-and-run incident. Also starring in the show are Michael Stolberg and Hope Davis.
“as such [Showtime] tell me, [Your Honor] Cranston said on the Shepard podcast, referring to the unexpectedly impressive performance in the series’ first year. For context, it drew 7.4 million viewers, the most of any new Showtime production since Damian Lewis launched The Billionaires Star in 2016.
Not even last year’s critical blow yellow jackets It outperformed the bold legal excitement of the ViacomCBS-owned streaming service, which says something of its commercial and cultural value.
By the way, the reviewers were not unanimously impressed with your honor. Limited Series Sports Dimmer 50% of critics rate Rotten Tomatoes (Opens in a new tab), with sentences ranging from “frighteningly deep and intensely intense” to “painful to watch”. ouch.
However, neither Showtime nor the cast and crew of Your Honor will care much about the very critical reception of its debut season (as it happens, Joey Hartston, who was a lead writer on the show’s early episodes, has been promoted to showrunner for season 2).
We haven’t set a premiere date for Your Honor’s return, but we do know that Season 2 will consist of 10 episodes. As with the first season, the series will be available to broadcast on Showtime Anytime in the US and Sky and Now TV in the UK.
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