What’s going on with Bodyguard season 2? The scripted drama series, about an ex-military bodyguard assigned to protect the UK’s Home Secretary, was a runaway hit on Netflix and BBC. In the UK, the show was more popular than The Crown, drawing a massive 10.4 million viewers for its finale. It was also the UK’s most-watched program in 2018. Critics rallied behind the show, too. Rotten Tomatoes deemed Bodyguard “certified fresh”, and star Richard Madden took home the Best Actor in a Drama TV series at the 76th Annual Golden Globes. With so much buzz and fanfare, it’s shocking that season 2 hasn’t been confirmed.
Where is Bodyguard season 2?
The answer isn’t so simple. Despite breaking records, winning awards, and inspiring a legion of dedicated fans, the series hasn’t been officially renewed for a second season. It’s an unprecedented move in an age of fast consumption and content oversaturation. Most show stars and creators are eager to get back to work and keep their shows trending. But series creator Jed Mercurio has blamed the delay on one vague reason – logistics. [Read more…] about Bodyguard Season 2: When Will the Hit Series Return?