The stranger is an eight-part mystery thriller series based on the 2015 Harlan Coben novel of the same title. It is a British thriller. The series was first aired in January 2020 on Netflix. Richard Armitage, Siobhan Finneran, and Hannah John-Kamen are seen in the series in different roles. Around Manchester, the shooting happened.
A man meets a mysterious stranger who tells him a secrete that impacts his life. The stranger is shown as a woman in 20s with a baseball cap. As the series progress more and more secrete she keeps revealing. This secrete effects the man’s wife who later goes missing as a result.
The Main Cast And Character –
- Richard Armitage – as Adam Price
- Siobhan Finneran – as Detective Sergeant (DS) Johanna Griffin
- Jennifer Saunders – as Heidi Doyle
- Shaun Dooley – as Doug Tripp
- Paul Kaye – as Patrick Katz, a policeman
- Dervia Kinwan – as Corinne Price
- Kadiff Kirwan – as Detective Constable
- Jacob Dudman – as Thomas Price
- Ella Rate Smith – as Daisy Hoy
- Misha Handley – as Ryan Price
- Hammah John Kamen – Stranger Women
- Stephen Rea – as Martin Killane
- Anthony Head – as Edgar Price
Details about season 2 of The Stranger –
The Stranger season 2 seems unlikely soon after the show premiered but the audiences were surprised to see the news on Netflix twitter handle where they announced about season 2.
Synopsis of The Stranger Season 2 –
Not only did Coben write the book that the show is based on but he also served as the series creator. During an interview in January, he mentioned that the show was meant for the only for one season. He also mentioned that it’s not fair to have one of those shows where audiences do not get all the answers and they have to wait till season 2 to get the answer. According to him, this is a close story and the audience learned all the answers by the end. The ending is satisfying.
Season 2 was supposed to be aired on August 15, 2020, but due to pandemic, the release has been put to hold. No dates have been confirmed yet.
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