Both Dean Devlin and Jonathan Glassner created the American sci-fi show called “The Ark”. The show premiered on Syfy on February 1, 2023 and the first season comprises 12 episodes. Lt. Sharon Garnet, portrayed by Christie Burke, assumes the role of captain of an interstellar spacecraft after a catastrophe. The cast also includes Reece Ritchie, Richard Fleeshman, Stacey Michelle Read, Ryan Adams, Pavle Jerinic, Shalini Peiries, Christina Wolfe and Tiana Upcheva. In April 2023, the show got renewed for a second season.
Plot of Season 1:
One hundred years from now, the spacecraft “The Ark” is en route to its destination ‘Proxima b’ when a catastrophic event occurs, resulting in extensive damage and loss of life. The remaining crew must collaborate to maintain their trajectory and ensure their survival.
The Cast of The Ark:
The main cast of the series include Christie Burke as Lt. Sharon Garnet, Reece Richie as Spencer Lane, Richard Fleeshman as James Brice, Stacey Michelle Read as Alicia Nevins, Ryan Adams as Angus Medford, Pavle Jerinic, Shalini Peiris, Christina Wolfe and Tiana Upcheva.
In the supporting roles, there were Lisa Brenner, Miles Barrow, Dominik Cicak and Chris Leask.
Episodes and other details:
Total number of episodes in the show as of season 1 are 12 out of which the first one was released on the 1st of February 2023. Below is a list:
- Everyone wanted to be on this ship
- Like it touched the ship
- Get out and push
- We weren’t supposed to be awake
- One step forward, two steps back
- Two by two
- A slow death is worse
- Every single person matters
- The painful way
- Hoping for forever
- The last thing you ever do
- Everybody wins
The production of the show is done by well known producers like Jonathan English and Steve Lee. The locations were PFI Studios, Belgrade and Serbia. The production companies involved were Electric Entertainment, Balkanic Media and PFI Studios. Released entirely in the English language, the original network of the show is Syfy.
Is season two of The Ark renewed?
Several reports and news including the ones about renewal are out now. So as per reports, the series has been officially confirmed.
The Ark is renewed and will be continued further. With millions of views till now, the makers are moving ahead with the second season.
But is this news 100% true?
Well, there is such official confirmation from the makers but the media says that this is the inside news and the makers haven’t come out in the public for a double confirmation. Hence, fans and followers are requested to keep patience. Until then, watch and rejoice with season 1.
The Ark Season 2 Release Date
When it comes to the air date for season 2 of The Ark, it hasn’t been announced yet. It is not known if fans will get to see the new season but given the popularity of the series, The Ark will return at some point. Stay tuned!