The Society is an American mystery that was released on Netflix on May 10, 2019. This teen drama television series was created by Christopher Keyser. The series was initially renewed for a second season, but later it got canceled because of the pandemic. It served a unique plot where a group of high school teenagers set out for a trip but when they return, all the things are completely changed. The world they knew does not exist now, and they had to tackle each and everything on their own. The story reflected the very untouched portion of the humanitarian nature and culture where we have grown up.
Rotten Tomatoes shared 86% approval with an average rating of 7.44/10. Metacritic, it has a weighted average score of 66 out of 100. The website’s critical consensus stated it as an intriguing tangle of mystery and melodrama and thoughtful exploration of the communities’ culture. Fans are shocked with the cancellation news of this teen drama, Let’s check whether there is any hope for good news or not
Release Date: Is the renewal canceled?
Well the answer for this is sad for the enthusiasts of the show. The Society was cancelled by Netflix for the renewal. The series was released on May 10, 2019 and was a big hit. Moreover the show ended creating a lot of suspense in the minds of the fans, which left a guarantee for the release of another installment. The story was renewed initially for season 2 but later Netflix announced it’s cancellation.
Netflix has given the reason for its unexpected cancellation of season 2 of this popular teen show. On August 21, 2020, Netflix released a statement in which it was clearly mentioned that Netflix is not going to move forward with season 2 of Society. The statement reflected the disappointment for the unexpected cancellation, the reason provided for the same is the pandemic and the complications involved for filming and the increased cost. They also thanked the whole team of the show for continuously showering hard work to the story.
The show faced difficulties from the very beginning. In 2013, Christopher Keyser and Marc Webb conversed with Showtime for it’s release but the network decided to pass on the series. On July 24, 2018, Netflix revealed that it had given the production order of season 1. The Society, but later it got cancelled. As there is no hope for the season renewal, fans are pretty much disappointed. However, considering the demand and popularity of the show, the makers can think of a comeback with the show at some other platforms.
Who will be in the cast?
As we know that, the show is cancelled for another installment, so we won’t be getting our favorite characters on the track. If the show comes into picture we will get all those faces back who have kept the story engaging throughout the show, the story left in between the same cast is expected to return.
The following cast would reprise the roles, if the show gets renewal approval from the other platform. Apart from these we could also get some new faces. But here the major problem is of confirmation on season 2.
- Kathryn Newton as Allie Pressman
- Gideon Adlon as Becca Gelb
- Sean Berdy as Sam Eliot
- Alex Fitzalan as Harry Bingham
- Kristine Froseth as Kelly Aldrich
- Jose Julian as Gordie
- Alexander MacNicoll as Luke
- Toby Wallace as Campbell Eliot
- Rachel Keller as Cassandra Pressman
- Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Helena
- Jacques Colimon as Will LeClair
- Olivia DeJonge as Elle Tomkins
What could be the plot of season 2?
Now, it is pretty tough to explore the possibility of season 2 storyline. The show did not end with a concrete finish. There are a lot of things to explore and secrets to be revealed. But unfortunately the network is not going to move forward with the story because of the specified reasons. For now there is no hope for revival of the story, but incase the story get approved by other platform, fans will surely enjoy it.
What is The Society all about? Society presents the story of teenagers who returned after a trip, but they find that their complete world has changed. Now the world has no parental control and other restrictions and the teens are set free. Soon they realized that the world is full of evils, they can not continue this life for very long. The whole story goes around the freedom which the teens love the most but life is not that easy, complications attached with such freedom are depicted perfectly in the show.
Is there any trailer?
No, there is no trailer of season 2 till date. We will not be getting the same even in coming days, as the story is not continuing for now unless it is saved by any other platform. If you wish to enjoy season 1, you can check it out on Netflix.
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