Will this sci-fi thriller get its well-deserved season 2: The first season of During the night was so good that fans are super excited to think about what’s to come. Netflix is dropping hit after hit when it comes to their original content. They also didn’t miss out with the release of this one.
During the night’s first season got a score of 88% on Rotten tomatoes which is impressive. Season 1 landed on Netflix on May 1, 2020, which means it’s been almost a full year. What’s going on with Season 2?
During the night‘s premise
The first season of During the night introduced viewers to a plane full of passengers trying to map out their perfect escape plan. The sun has suddenly started killing everything it touches, which means people can’t physically do anything during the day.
Going outside and being touched by daylight is tantamount to instant death. The passengers who decide to board the overnight flight have decided that getting from point A to point B is worth the risk as point B is a safer destination. The show has been categorized as a thriller and it is certainly very exciting.
During the night season 2 details
Although an official release date for During the night season 2 has not been confirmed, Netflix has made it clear that there will definitely be a second season. On July 1, 2020, the green light for Season 2 was officially announced.
This is great news for anyone already obsessed with the post-apocalyptic Netflix original series. The second season will likely hit Netflix sometime in 2022 or 2023. There is much to look forward to. Post-apocalyptic entertainment often revolves around zombies, but this time the danger comes from sunlight. It’s a brilliant turn.
During the night season 2 cast
The first season of During the night including a great cast of characters such as Pauline Etienne, Laurent Capelluto and Mehmet Kurtulus. There are also Babetida Sadjo, Jan Bijvoet and Ksawery Szlenkier among others.
It’s safe to assume that all the actors we’ve seen in Season 1 will be returning During the night season 2 to keep the hugely intense story going. We will most likely be introduced to some new characters in the second season as well, just to keep it interesting.
What to Expect During the night season 2
A trailer for it During the night Season 2 hasn’t been released yet, so no one knows exactly what’s going to be covered in Season 2. What we do know is that the first season left viewers with too many unanswered questions. These questions will certainly be answered in the second season. The biggest question is whether the survivors could find an antidote to somehow help them survive in the sunlight.
It seems we will have to see what happens. Not being able to experience a hot summer day, bathing in natural sunlight would be a miserable reality. The characters of During the night are confronted with this reality in the post-apocalyptic world in which they try their best to survive. If they are able to find the right antidote, it could change the trajectory of their lives forever.
During the night exists as a television series because it is based on a 2015 science fiction novel written by Jacek Dukakis. The Polish book is called The old Axoloti and yes, it is just as good as the show. Since there is still a lot to tell from the content of this book, it makes us think that there is still a lot to tell in the television series. If the show follows the direction of the book, the audience is in for a treat.