The Stranger: Updates and What is known so far

The second season of the British Netflix series, ‘The Stranger’, has not been released yet. It was unclear for a long while until Netflix announced the movie release on social media along with release dates of other shows in July 2020. The show was scheduled to release on August 2020, which later was canceled, and no new date has been confirmed since. However, the season 2 is expected to be released by the end of 2020 that can be postponed further. It’s also doubtful if there will be a season 2 or not. The show was postponed as production was ceased due to COVID19.

The Stranger: Overview

The Stranger is a British thriller Netflix series. It is the adaptation of a crime based novel of same name written by Harlan Coben.  Directed by Daniel O’Hara and Hannah Quinn, The Stranger was released on January 30, 2020 and quickly became prominent among viewers. It has eight episodes that follow a mysterious woman who blackmails a man with a secret that has a devastating impact on his smooth perfect life. The stranger, played by Hannah John-Kamen, is a woman in her 20s who finds secrets of other people; use those secrets to blackmail them and demands for money in exchange. The show ended after eight episodes and left viewers with so many unanswered questions.

Still from season 1
Source: hellomagazine

The last episode reveals the relation that the stranger i.e. Christine Killane shared with Adam. She is the daughter of Adam’s father who had an affair with her mother.

The new season of The Stranger is long-awaited, and viewers expect same thrill and rush.

Cast of The Stranger Season 2:

In an interview, creator of the show Harlan Coben said that if the show renews, some of the same characters could return but that’s not what they are planning on. He also mentioned that he planned to give one great season. Siobhan Finneran, who plays Detective Sergeant, is the most desired characters. The caste for the show is as follows:

  • Richard Armitage as Adam Price
  • Siobhan Finneran as Detective Sergeant
  • Jennifer Saunders as Heidi Doyle
  • Paul Kaye as Patrick Katz
  • Derlva Kirwan as Corinne Price
  • Hannah John-Kamen as the stranger aka Christine Killane
  • Anthony Head as Edgar Price
  • Stephen Rea as Martin Killane

The first season of The Stranger reported 83% approval by Rotten Tomatoes. There are no official trailers and teasers for the new season. However, the first trailer is said to be released this month.

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