The American crime drama TV series is coming back for Prodigal Son season 2. It first came out on September 23, 2019, and airs in Fox Broadcasting Company. In October 2019, the channel picks it up for a full season. However, the show got its renewal for the second season in May 2020. Ever since its premiere, it garners much love and appreciation. If you love thrillers and murder mysteries, this show is just for you. Besides, in its initial stage the show bags positive reviews and good ratings. The show has an intriguing storyline that keeps the audience hooked. Fans are really excited to know that it is coming back for another season. Therefore here is everything you need to know about the ongoing mysterious show. Keep on reading to find out more.
Prodigal Son Season 2 Release Date
The serial killer drama was the last show in its network to await renewal. And finally, in October 2019, it receives green light for its renewal. However, there is no official announcement about the release date just yet. Besides, due to the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic, all productions are currently on hold. Fox network also holds several shows for renewal due to this hindrance. However, if everything goes fine then we can expect the show to come out in early 2021. But we will have to wait to know anything for sure.
We can expect the star cast from season 1 to return in season 2. This includes Tom Payne coming back as Malcolm Bright, Bellamy Young as Jessica Whitely. Halston Sage as Ainsley Whitely and Michael Sheen as Dr. Martin Whitely. The creators of the show are Sam Sklaver and Chris Fedak.
Prodigal Son Season 2 Plot
The story revolves around serial killings and murder mysteries. It centers Malcolm Bright who is our main protagonist. Martin Whitley, his father is a serial killer known as “The Surgeon”. Malcolm as a child got his father arrested for his crimes. Ever since then it has been 10 years that he has never seen his father. He joins Quantico and becomes a profiler working with the FBI. However, he was eventually fired.
He works for the New York Police Department. After all these years their city again faces such serial killings. Malcolm is bound to confront his father as a copycat killer is using the same methods of killings as him. He finds himself being drawn to his father through constant communication. Malcolm needs to use the insights of his father to help his department solve the mysteries.