The Patient Season 2 Release Date: Will It Ever Be Renewed?

Who doesn’t like mystery and thriller dramas? Most people enjoyed it when they want to watch something unique and exciting at the same time. So today in this article we gonna talk about a such show named The Patient. It sounds like it is a horror show but it is not, yes you can say that it is kind of a horror show because it has thrilling elements.

The Patient is a psychological thriller directed, created, co-produced, and co-written by Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg, with Chris Long, Caroline Moore, Victor Hsu, and Steve Carell as executive producers. It was released on the 30th of August 2022 on Hulu the last episode of this season is set to air on the 25th of October 2022.

It is a story of a therapist who gets kidnapped by his patient and needed to open up about his true thoughts and feelings. It goes by the tagline ‘A therapist must face their own worst fear’ but it is not based on a true story or any books it was rather inspired because of the therapy experience the co-creators Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg had and found quite interesting.

The Patient Season 2 Release Date

The Patient Season 2 Release Date

The Patient is a limited series and it was pre-determined to have only one season with 10 episodes, that is, a season 2 for the following series would not be released and if it were ever to be released it would be completely unrelated to the first or would have a similar perspective view of the already released storyline.

The first season of the series was released on the 30th of August 2022 and would be releasing the final episode on the same on 25th of October 2022. The series was quite a hit with a rating of 7.3/10 on IMDb, 85% by Rotten Tomatoes, and an Audience rating summary of 4.3 on 5.

Name Of The ShowThe Patient
Season NumberSeason 2
GenrePsychological Thriller
The Patient Season 1 Release Date30 August 2022
The Patient Season 2 Release DateNot Announced

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The Patient Season 2 Cast

Even though season 2 of ‘The Patient series is not confirmed and is probably just a myth it would probably have the same cast as the first season as it would be following the same storyline. Or it could depict different perspectives into it to make it unique but, that would also be following the same storyline in a way. And there is also a possibility of the 2nd season having a completely unrelated story if so, the cast could not be predicted.

The Patient season 1 cast includes Domhnall Gleeson (Sam Fortner), Steve Carell (Alan Strauss), Andrew Leeds (Ezra), Laura Niemi (Beth), Linda Emond (Candace), David Alan Grier (Charlie), Alex Rich (Elias), and Amy Handelman.

The Patient Season 2 Story

The Patient Season 2 Release Date

Season 2 of The Patient series would not be released and if it were to release in the later future it would probably have an unrelated storyline or at the least, it would have a completely different perspective to the same storyline. But as of now as we have mentioned above that the makers of the show have not revealed anything regarding the release of the second season. So we are not sure what will be the next story of The Patient.

The Patient Season 1 Recap

The first season of this series revolves around Alan Strauss (Steve Carell) who is a psychotherapist who recently lost his wife and is in a phase where he is mourning her death. The therapist was later kidnapped by one of his patients Sam Fortner (Domhnall Gleeson) who is a serial killer and works as a restaurant inspector. He kidnaps Alan (Steve Carell) because he wanted him to listen to all his true confessions so that he could help him suppress his murderous instincts.

The storyline extends where the psychotherapist is trying to read and clear out Sam’s (Domhnall Gleeson) mind in a way that he ends up safe and along the process he comes face to face with his own hidden troubles that he has been trying to ignore for some time. It is a surprisingly well-portrayed thriller mystery that catches the viewer’s interest and since it is a limited series it is like a boon for mystery lovers with not much time on hand to binge.

The critics state that it is one of the best works of Domhnall Gleeson and Steve Carell. The idea of the series revolving around a therapy session by a therapist who himself needs a little therapy and the serial killer who is out looking for a way to restrain his homicidal urges is quite unique. But it does overstretch the killer’s self-confidence and villain which might not be very appealing to all the viewers.

The Patient Season 2 Trailer

Since there is no official announcement about the second season and there probably wouldn’t be any in the near future there is no trailer for the same. But you can watch the trailer for the first season of the series on Hulu, Disney+, ESPN+, or YouTube.

Where To Watch The Patient Season 2 Online?

If there ever were to be a season 2 of The Patient series it would be made available on Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN+ like the previous season.


This amazing thriller show has 7.0 stars out of 10 on IMDb.

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Frequently asked questions

Will there ever be The Patient Season 2?

It is not yet announced.

When was The Patient initially released?

The show was released on 30 August 2022.

What is The Patient Season 2 Release Date?

It is not yet confirmed.

Where can I watch The Patient Season 1?

It is available on Hulu.

Is there any trailer for The Patient Season 2?

There is no trailer for the second season of the show.

How many total seasons are there for The Patient?

Till now, there is only one season for this show.

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