New series for teens available in France on Amazon Prime Video, Cruel Summer has been a hit in the United States and has already obtained a second season.
Airing during the spring on Freeform in the United States, Cruel Summer landed in France on Amazon Prime Video on August 6. If the fans of France have already binge-watché the whole series, they can be reassured, the thriller for teenagers has already been renewed for a second season! No wonder when you consider that Cruel Summer was the most watched series of all time on the Freeform channel according to Deadline.
Showrunner Tia Napolitano is already working on new episodes of Cruel Summer, the first season of which ended with a shocking twist revealing that – SPOILER WARNING – Jeanette knew full well that Kate was locked in Martin Harris’ basement and that she did nothing to help her escape her attacker – END OF SPOILER.
Will the series become an anthology?
The first season ended the main arc and solved the important intrigues of Kate and Jeanette so what could one expect from the second season? Tia Napolitano explained to People that they were going to keep the same narrative scheme: “I know nonlinear storytelling is one of the reasons the show is entertaining so we’re going to keep that pattern but I’m not sure how yet.”
Will the cast be coming back for the rest of the story or could the producers consider Cruel Summer becoming an anthology like American Horror Story and have a whole new plot, with or without the same cast, either? at the heart of season 2 of Cruel Summer? For the moment, no information has been given on the content of the new episodes.
Interviewed by DashFUN, Chiara Aurelia, who plays Jeanette, would be up for coming back in season 2 of Cruel Summer if she was offered: “I think there are a lot of possibilities for the continuation of the series, on which paths it can take and how it can continue. I can’t wait to see what the creators come up with and where they go. take the show. And if there’s a story for Jeanette, I’d love to be a part of it. I can’t wait to see what they have in store for us. “