The new legal series, carried by Daniel Njo Lobé and Naidra Ayadi, entitled “The Code” is soon coming to an end on France 2. The last two episodes will be broadcast, but should we expect a season 2?
The code : a judicial series that pleases!
Composed of six episodes, the series The code broadcast on France 2 will soon end. This program is designed by a big fan of police and legal series. Indeed, it is Lionel Olenga, the creator of the series Cherif, who took care of the script. We follow here the daily newspaper of Idriss Toma, 46 years old, the Parisian lawyer of the rich and the powerful, who sees his life turned upside down when he is the victim of an attempted murder. He miraculously escapes, but an inoperable bullet shard can now kill him at any time. He therefore decides to return to Lille, his hometown, and joins forces with Nadia Ayad, a committed lawyer, and Jeanne Vanhoven, ex-glory of the bar. Together, they put their daring and talent at the service of those whom the judicial machine threatens to crush …
This new series has gathered a sizeable cast, since at the head of the bill we find Daniel Njo Lobé, already seen in many television series such as More beautiful life, Gears, or more recently Astrid and Raphaëlle. By his side, Naidra Ayadi (Polishes, The Gazelles) plays Nadia Ayad, a role written especially for the actress. Barbara Probst and Théo Frilet complete the cast. Series The code seems to have wowed viewers since the launch gathered 3.1 million people, and the following episodes 2.93 million, taking second place just behind France has an unbelievable talent.
Will there be a season 2?
The last two episodes of The code promise a lot of twists and turns. Indeed, Jeanne Vanhoven is going to make her big comeback to the assizes. She defends, with the help of Maxime and David Kerval, a novelist suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder, accused of murdering his wife. In parallel, Claire assists Jacqueline Arsena, mother of a young woman killed by a drug addict. Idris, for his part, learns that his state of health has deteriorated considerably …
Screenwriter and producer Lionel Olenga confirmed at the microphone of Europe 1 that season 2 was being written. The shooting of this new series of episodes should start early next year. Thus, we will find the same cast that we already know. The last two episodes of this season 1 are broadcast this Wednesday, December 15 on France 2, but also available on the Salto platform.
It will therefore be necessary to be a little patient before finding the whole team of lawyers.