Will the drama ‘The Diplomat’ return for season 2 or leave us hanging? Will there be a second season of The Diplomat for viewers who saw the show but were left with more questions than answers?
The good news is that a second season of Diplomat will indeed air. The makers have officially renewed the series—here’s everything you need to know!
“We’re thrilled to get to do it once more.” Series’ Creator Debora Cahn on The Diplomat Season 2 Renewal
It should come as no surprise that Netflix is renewing The Diplomat season 2 given how popular it was with viewers. Plus, following the shocking conclusion of season 1, it would have been cruel not to renew the show.
The political thriller follows career diplomat Kate Wyler as she copes with her tumultuous marriage to fellow career diplomat Hal while adjusting to her new high-profile position as the UK ambassador in the midst of an international crisis.
“We had such a great time making The Diplomat,” said Debora Cahn, the series’ creator and showrunner, “and it’s exciting to see how much people are enjoying it. We’re thrilled to get to do it once more.”
The Diplomat Season Two Cast: Who’s gonna be in it?
While the makers haven’t confirmed the cast members for The Diplomat season two, we can expect the return of almost all the characters from the previous seasons, including:
- David Gyasi back as Austin Dennison,
- Ali Ahn as Eidra Graham
- Rory Kinnear as Prime Minister Nicol Trowbridge.
- Miguel Sandoval as Miguel Ganon
- Nana Mensah as Billie Appiah
- Michael McKean as US President William Rayburn
Given that they were both close to Conservative MP Merritt Grove’s (Simon Chandler) exploding car, the fates of Kate’s husband Hal Wyler (Rufus Sewell) and Stuart Hayford (Ato Essandoh) are a little less assured.
The Diplomat Season 2 Release Date
The release date for The Diplomat season 2 has not yet been determined. That’s right, the makers are yet to officially announce the premiere date for the second season. However, if we were to speculate a release date, we can expect the show to air by late 2024 or early 2025. We shall keep this space updated as and when we find any information; please stay connected with us, until then!
What to expect from the storyline of The Diplomat Season 2?
In the series The Diplomat, viewers learn that Trowbridge ordered a second attack just before the season ends. Fans are speculating on the fate of Sewell’s Hal, Ato Essandoh’s Stuart Hayford, Jess Chanliau’s Ronnie, the MP Merritt Grove, and other characters after this spectacular conclusion.
The second season of The Diplomat will probably focus on what transpired after the second explosion, who perished, and what Kate’s future, both personally and professionally, would be affected by these disclosures.
According to David Gyasi, who plays Austin Dennison, the British foreign secretary, Season 2 should focus more on their connection. “I’m just excited to see what that relationship [becomes],” Gyasi stated. “They’re so opposite to one another, and yet, when you scratch the surface, [you see] what drives them [and they’re] probably more connected to one another than a lot of other characters.”
The Diplomat: Where To watch?
You can watch the series The Diplomat on Netflix. The second season will also air on the same platform—happy watching!
Will The Diplomat season 3 happen?
No updates as of yet!