A big fan of crime thriller series? Mayor of Kingstown is one of the most appreciated crime thriller series. The first season’s ending left fans curious as to what will happen next. Here you will get all the details for Mayor of Kingstown season 2 from release date to casting to the plotline.
“Mayor of Kingstown” is a crime thriller TV series developed by Hugh Dillon and Taylor Sheridan. The show first premiered on Paramount+ on Nov 14, 2021, and concluded on Jan 9, 2022. The filming of the show took place in Toronto and Hamilton. The show has 10 episodes in total with a duration of 50 minutes each.
The show was praised and appreciated by the audience as well as critics and congregated the desired viewership. The show has a rating of 8.3/10 as per IMDb’s record. The production companies for the show were MTV Entertainment Studios and Yari Film Group. Let’s check what paramount+ has in the box for Mayor of Kingstown season 2.
Mayor Of Kingstown Season 2 Synopsis: What Do We Know So far?
The show tells the story of an influential family of McLuskys who is involved in politics and whose decision affects the fictitious town of Kingtown somewhere in Michigan. The town has some greedy politicians who are profiting themselves by doing various illegal and inhumane things to the people of the town.
The drama focuses on the McLusky brothers, namely Mitch and Mike McLusky following the footsteps of their father, who work together to clean the town’s corruption, inequality, crime, racism, and other evils. While the town is facing a financial crisis along with all these evils prevailing in the system, the people of the town have to fight another big issue i.e. incarceration (imprisonment).
As the show moves forward we find that incarceration has become a business for corrupt politicians. Seeing the havoc that the horrific system of incarceration has created in the town, the McLusky brothers decide to solve the problem and help the people of the town through their power and control over Kingstown. By the end of the show, Mike finds out that Kyle(his younger brother) is held captive in the prison. Mike agrees to negotiate with the gang leaders of the prison riot.
Mayor Of Kingstown Season 2 Release Date: When To Expect It?
To your delight, you will be happy to know that there is going to be Mayor of Kingstown season 2. After the first season’s viewership and economic success, the creators of the show decided to renew the show for a second season.
Though the show has been confirmed, there are still no updates on the release date, storyline, or even the casting for Mayor of Kingstown season 2. In Dec 2021 it was reported that the production companies for the drama are busy for the upcoming season.
We might expect the Mayor of Kingstown season 2 by the end of 2022 or at the beginning of 2023, till then you can enjoy the first season on paramount+.
Mayor Of Kingstown Season 2 Plot: How Will The Story Progress?
The show ended where Mike with the help of the higher authorities of Kingstown bring an end to the horrific system of incarceration. By the end of the show, Mike finds out that Kyle(his younger brother) is held captive in the prison. Mike agrees to negotiate with the gang leaders of the prison riot.
The show’s ending left fans in confusion about whether Mike is dead or alive, but eventually, they found out that Mike along with his younger brother Kyle was able to escape. If there is going to be Mayor of Kingstown season 2, then the show is likely to move forward from where it left off in season 1.
Mayor of Kingstown season 2 will explore the aftermath of the tumult caused by the incarceration system in the town with Mike trying to bring peace back to Kingstown. We might also get to see the relationship dynamics of the McLusky family after Kyle’s trauma which was caused by being held in the prison. Thus, Mayor of Kingstown season 2 will be a watch for the fans who have been waiting.
Mayor Of Kingstown Season 2 Cast: Who Will Be A Part Of It?
One of the major reasons for the show’s success was the spectacular performance of the actors. There cannot be Mayor of Kingstown season 2 without the original cast from season 1.
There will be an introduction to new characters and some won’t be appearing in the upcoming season as P-dog was killed in the first season, so Pha’rez Lass(who played the character of P-dog) will not be part of the second season. Here are the cast members of Mayor of Kingstown season 1:
- Jeremy Renner as Mike McLusky
- Dianne Wiest as Miriam McLusky
- Taylor Handley as Kyle McLusky
- Emma Laird as Iris
- Hugh Dillon as Ian Ferguson
- Pha’rez Lass as P-Dog
- Kyle Chandler as Mitch McLusky
- Aidan Gillen as Milo Sunter
Others in recurring roles are James Jordan as Ed Simmons, Nishi Munshi as Tracy McLusky, Nichole Galicia as Rebecca, Andrew Howard as Duke, and Jose Pablo Cantillo as Carlos Jimenez.
Mayor Of Kingstown Season 2 Trailer: Is It Out Yet?
Since the work for the upcoming season is in progress as per the reports, fans will have to be patient. While you wait for Mayor of Kingstown season 2, you can enjoy the trailer of the previous season that we have attached below.