It has been somewhat beneath a yr since ABC canceled The Baker and the Beauty after a single season.
The information shocked followers of the sequence, who pressed on with a marketing campaign to get the sequence picked up at one other vacation spot.
However, sadly, the celebs didn’t align within the soapy drama’s favor, and it was left within the TV graveyard.
Now, with The Baker and the Beauty Season 1 rising as a pressure to be reckoned with on Netflix, a second season is feasible.
“I believe I can communicate for everybody after I say we’d like to do a Season 2,” sequence creator Dean Georgaris told Newsweek.
“We really had the season all mapped out, together with an amazing guest-star character arc.”
Nathalie Kelley, who performed Noa Hamilton, the present’s feminine lead, finds it “miraculous” how the sequence carried out properly on Netflix.
“It is fairly miraculous that after being canceled on ABC it has shot to primary in TV exhibits and quantity two in Netflix total — with no promoting or press!”
“In gentle of this achievement, there’s in truth speak of what the long run may maintain for our present […] what I am listening to is that if we are able to maintain this unbelievable momentum there’s a probability it may make monetary sense for Netflix to make a Season 2.”
The sequence drew respectable evaluations, however languished within the scores, averaging 2.5 million viewers and a 0.5 score amongst adults 18-49.
In 2021, these numbers usually are not unhealthy, and would put it on par with ABC’s present roster of exhibits like Large Sky and The Good Physician and above A Million Little Issues and For Life.
Bringing exhibits again from the lifeless is just not straightforward, particularly when it has been so lengthy since manufacturing wrapped, however the Netflix numbers are actually encouraging.
“We got here very near discovering a house for Baker final yr after ABC canceled it,” Georgaris stated.
“With this new perception from the Netflix response, we’re all actively speaking to one another to see if there’s a path ahead.”
“If it continues to carry out, and if the information suggests to Netflix a Season 2 may carry out properly all over the place, then it’d develop into one thing enticing to them,” he continued.
“The economics of them really proudly owning a part of the present are totally different than simply licensing it, in order that’s a wild card.”
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