Second Chance season 2 has been canceled
We monitor the news to keep you updated on the release date of Second Chance season 2. Unfortunately, FOX UK has decided not to renew the series for another season. The show has been canceled.
TV show’s summary
Second Chance is the newest addition to the lineup of the FOX network’s original scripted programming. The new American sci-fi, horror and crime drama television show comes from the production companies Teakwood Lane Productions, Kara Inc., and 20th Century Fox Television and it is currently broadcasting its debut season in the United States. Developed by Rand Ravich, the new series is exec produced by Howard Gordon, Donald Todd, Brad Turner, Hugh Fitzpatrick and Richard Hatem. The first episode was released on FOX on January 13, 2016.
The storyline of the new sci-fi drama series centers on Jimmy Pritchard. A disgraced former sheriff, he is now 75 years old and miserable. When Jimmy is murdered, he gets a second chance to fix his life when his body is regenerated using some new and experimental advanced technology. The series stars Robert Kazinsky, Dilshad Vadsaria, Adhir Kalyan, Ciara Bravo, Vanessa Lengies and Tim DeKay.
Debut season and cancellation fears
Season 1 of Second Chance premiered in the US on the FOX channel on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 9pm ET/PT and for now it is expected to include eleven sixty-minute episodes. The premiere episode attracted more than 4.7 million viewers, but as the series developed, the ratings have come down significantly: the most recent episodes are hovering around a 2.2 mark. After the first two Wednesday episode the show moved to its new time slot and now airs on Fridays at 9pm. This move, coupled with the continuously declining ratings is probably a sing of a possible cancellation. At the same time, the new series has enjoyed quite positive reviews and it has a score of 7.9 out of 10 on the IMDB at the moment. It remains to be seen whether the network will decide to give the series another chance. Meanwhile, come back to our website for the most recent news, or sign up for our updates and we will shoot you a message when the fate of Second Chance season 2 is announced.
UPDATED May 13, 2016: Fox drama Second Chance is not getting a second season. Amid a flood of cancelations across five major networks, the mystery drama about a resurrected police officer did not seem to catch on with many viewers. Season one averaged 2.43 million total viewers and a 0.64 demo rating. Star Robert Kazinsky confirmed the cancelation via Twitter and expressed his disappointment in the fact that he was not informed of the decision prior to seeing the news online.