Another crime, and thriller-based drama from the list of Netflix. Netflix has a lot more options in different genres and if we want to relax, we always reach to this type of OTT platform that has everything. So, today we bring a very popular name from the world of crime drama When They See Us season 2. This is the four episodes miniseries and only has one season till now. Directed by Ava DuVernay, this show is based on the real story of the Central Park jogger case.
Released on 31 May 2019, the show was originally produced for Netflix. And become both critical and commercially successful. When They See Us, has 8.9 ratings on IMDb out of 10. Also, it has won many awards like the Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Limited Series, and in the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, it has received eleven nominations. This series has something, or we can say, it has the power to raise the social issues of injustice in front of the public. Here, we are today going to discuss the second season of this show.
When They See Us Season 1 Recap
What do you think? What will be the story of the show? It is crime and thriller drama, then it must be something about murder or killing. But no, it is about injustice, yes, injustice against the African Americans or in common people’s language “blacks”. It shows that the constitution can also be wrong, can also do injustice. This story revolves around five African American men accused in a false case by the white woman, Trisha Meili. The real story of Central Park, New York, is named “Central Park Five”.
Set in 1989, 19 April was the date, the young lady banker, Trisha was jogging through Central Park when that crime happened. According to the “white woman”, she was beaten and raped by five African American teens, named Antron McCray, Yusef Salaam, Kevin Richardson, Korey Wise, and Raymond Santana. They all were imprisoned by the police, the teens wanted to prove their innocence but the police did not even listen to their part of the story. They even made a false statement as said by the police and four of them were imprisoned. The fifth person, Korey was 16 years old at the time of the crime and is now treated as an adult by the US Constitution. This is something about how they managed to survive behind the bars and then what happened eventually when they come out and struggle in their lives outside the bars.
But as with every story, there is a happy ending, this show also has a happy ending when the events finally come out which were ignored initially, finally, they were highlighted now and the truth was out in front of the whole society.
When They See Us Season 2 Release Date
The first season of When They See Us was released on 31 May 2019 on Netflix with only four episodes of 64-88 minutes duration. The series was originally made for Netflix. All the episodes of the series were released on the same day. And now the question is, what is the status of season 2? When will it come? It’s been two years since the first season was released.
So, let you know that there is no official information regarding the release date of When They See Us Season 2. The makers and Netflix have not announced anything yet. But most probably the chances of season 2 are almost ” NIL” because now it is been a long time since the first season ended. If the makers and Netflix wanted to renew the series, they officially announced it within two weeks or even one month, but they did not.
So, we have just some words for the fans that they don’t expect anything from the makers and Netflix, most probably the series may be canceled, “BUT NOT OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCED”. We can just hope for the best so that we could hear something good from the side of the makers of When They See Us.
When They See Us Season 2 Cast
As there is no official news regarding the release date of season 2, so it is difficult to say anything for the future cast. And the cast of season 1 was just more than amazing, even some actors from season 1 were received the nominations in 71st Primetime Emmy Awards. The cast of When They See Us season 1 includes:
Asante Blackk as Kevin Richardson, Marquis Rodriguez as Raymond Santana, Caleel Harris as Antron McCray, Ethan Herisse as Yusef Salaam, Jharrel Jerome as Korey Wise. Marsha Stephanie Blake as Linda McCray, Kylie Bunbury as Angie Richardson, Aunjanue Ellis as Sharonne Salaam. Felicity Huffman as Linda Fairstein, Vera Farmiga as Elizabeth Lederer, Niecy Nash as Delores Wise, John Leguizamo as Raymond Santana Sr., and Michael K. Williams as Bobby McCray.
Along with them the series also has, Omar Dorsey, Suzzanne Douglas, Christopher Jackson, Joshua Jackson, Famke Janssen, Adepero Oduye. Aurora Perrineau, Storm Reid, William Sadler, Blair Underwood, Len Cariou, Chikwudi Iwuji. Frank Pando, Alexandra Templer, Jayce Bartok, Dascha Polanco. Logan Marshall-Green, Isis King, Allan Greenberg, Gary Perez, and Reece Noi.
When They See Us Season 2 Story
The series most probably is not coming with the second part, so we are not sure about the story (it comes). But the story of the first season was wrapped up in itself, it did not leave any cliffhanger to be answered on the second season. Maybe this time the makers come back with another story.
According to experts, the season will not come in the near future for sure.
When They See Us Trailer
When They See Us is especially for thrill lovers. So, if you are the one, then go and watch season 1 on Netflix. But, before that, you should watch the trailer so that you can decide whether to watch the show or not.
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