Amazon Prime’s thriller series The Consultant has gained a lot of attention from fans around the world, especially from those who have binged on all the episodes of the series. Now, fans across the world are wondering whether or not the series will be back for more. Here’s what we know about it.
Conceived by Tony Basgallop, The Consultant is an American thriller television series that is based on the storybook of the exact title by Bentley Little. The series stars Christoph Waltz, Nat Wolff, Brittany O’Grady, and Aimee Carrero. The series centers on the employees of a portable gaming industry whose administration is taken possession of by an ominous consultant. The series is helmed by Matt Shakman, Dan Attias, Charlotte Brändström, Alexis Ostrander, and Karyn Kusama.
Upon release, the series earned mainly positive reviews from the audience and critics alike. In terms of rating, The Consultant has a rating of 78 percent based on 41 critic reviews. Meanwhile on the website Metacritic, the series has a score of 65/100.
Serving as executive producers are Tony Basgallop, Matt Shakman, Christoph Waltz, Steve Stark, and Andrew Mittman.
Will There Be a Season 2 of The Consultant?
Currently, there is no official update concerning the second series of The Consultant. It’s been over two months since it debuted and till now, the show makers have not made any announcements. Hence, the series still hasn’t been renewed or canceled yet. However, given the popularity of the show, fans are hopeful that Amazon Prime will greenlight the series for another season though we might have to wait for further updates.
The Consultant Season 2 Release Date
The first season was released on February 24, 2023, and consisted of eight episodes with a runtime of 30 to 36 minutes each.
As mentioned above, the series has yet to be renewed or canceled. Therefore, an official air date for season two of The Consultant is not announced. It is not exactly known when the show will be back but if renewed, season two of The Consultant will most likely be out sometime in 2024 at the earliest.
The Cast Members of The Consultant Season 2
The cast members expected to return in season 2 of The Consultant are:
- Christoph Waltz in the role of Regus Patoff
- Nat Wolff will be back as Craig Horne
- Brittany O’Grady in the character of Elaine Hayman
- Aimee Carrero will portray Patti
- Henry Rhoades will play Tokyo
- Brian Yoon in the character of Sang
- Tatiana Zappardino in the role of Janelle
- Michael Charles Vaccaro will play Iain
- Rumur Kristina Knowles will portray Lois
- Erin Ruth Walker in the role of Amy
- Julie Sidoni in the character of Newscaster
- Ryan Leckey will play Newscaster
- Catherine Christensen will be back as Rebecca Hood
- Ryan Bravo in the role of Eric
What Can We Expect in Season 2 of The Consultant?
Currently, nothing has been revealed when it comes to the plot details for the next season of The Consultant. However, based on the first season’s finale ending, the story will most likely continue from where it was left off. Stay tuned for more updates!