Put together for extra of the Whitly household’s lethal adventures, as a result of Fox has renewed its serial killer procedural Prodigal Son for a second season. With this information, Prodigies can breathe a sigh of aid figuring out that we cannot be left hanging on that jaw-dropping shocker from the Season 1 finale.
Prodigal Son was co-created by Chris Fedak and Sam Sklaver and debuted within the fall of 2019. The present facilities on Malcolm Shiny (Tom Payne), an excellent serial killer profiler whose fascination with the minds of mass murderers stems from his personal standing because the son of notorious serial killer Martin Whitly, aka the Surgeon (Michael Sheen). Nevertheless, the Season 1 finale put his sister Ainsley (Halston Sage) on the middle of the motion as she, too, grew to become a killer — albeit underneath very completely different circumstances than her father. Fedak and Sklaver informed TV Information that considered one of their hopes for Season 2 is to discover the psychology of Ainsley a bit extra, together with how her household reacts to her deadly choice within the finale.
Along with the information of the renewal, Fox additionally launched a teaser for the second season that focuses on Ainsley. Test it out above.
The sequence additionally stars Bellamy Young as Malcolm’s mom, Jessica; Lou Diamond Phillips as his mentor/father determine, Det. Gil Arroyo; Aurora Perrineau and Frank Harts as cops Dani Powell and J.T. Tarmel; and Keiko Agena as health worker Dr. Edrisa Tanaka.
Prodigal Son‘s first season adopted Shiny’s journey as he joined the NYPD’s main crimes unit to analyze varied homicides after being let go by the FBI for his erratic conduct. Malcolm, who suffers from PTSD and evening terrors related along with his relationship along with his father, additionally spent a lot of the season inspecting his family as new particulars about his father’s crimes — notably the Lady within the Field thriller — got here to gentle. Learn extra on the place the showrunners hope to take the series next right here.
Prodigal Son Season 1 is on the market to stream on Hulu.