The Morning Show is an English drama that aired on Apple tv+ on 1st November 2019. The drama follows Brian Stellar’s novel Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV. The first season of the show got immense love from the viewers and it scored impressive 8.4/10 stars on the IMDb and 93% average audience score on Rotten Tomatoes. For the last couple of months, Apple TV+ has been giving clues about The Morning Show season 2.
These clues have increased the excitement level of fans and a variety of questions are arising in their minds. Is Apple tv+ disclosing The Morning Show season 2 release date? From which platforms can we watch the series? – I’m pretty much sure that these kinds of questions must be also coming to your mind. Well, we have figured out answers to some of your queries. So, take a look at what it is –
Are We Getting To Know The Morning Show Season 2 Release Date?
One week after the final episode was telecasted on Apple tv+, Apple announced the renewal of the series for the second consecutive time. Basically, the fresh pack of episodes was ready to air in the previous autumn. “We’re writing the show now; we’ll film it this summer; and we’ll be on next November,” drama creator Kerry Ehrin revealed to Variety in November 2019.
But few months after that COVID-19 pandemic came and badly hit all the countries of the world. The filming of The Morning Show season 2 got suspended just after the completion of two episodes, Duplass disclosed to Deadline. Later, shooting again started in October 2020, just a year before the timetable. Thereafter, no details regarding the upcoming season have arrived yet. So far Apple tv+ hasn’t revealed The Morning Show season 2 release date.
Contrary, to other OTT platforms Apple tv+, generally discloses launch dates of shows 2-3 months before. This order can also be changed but if it continues then the release date of season 2 can be revealed in the forthcoming months. If we consider speculations it will arrive by the end of 2021.
How Will The Morning Show Season 2 Plot Be?
The first season of the series shows the molestation and malpractice of a lady at the workstation. The series extracted ideas from the latest well know Harvey Weinstein affair. The drama is hugely influenced by the plot of the 2019 Bombshell film which also shows a tale of misbehavior by the tv agents. At the ending of the first season, we see that Alex plans to unmask the organization’s poisonous customs on live TV.
Starting from her degraded former companion’s deeds to the system chief assisting in the cover-up. The season finishes on a snap of Mitch Kessler’s face, who is now surprised to know that his wrong deeds have been exposed to America. Now, the question is what will happen in The Morning Season 2 episodes? While discussing with Deadline, Aniston put her point of view regarding the plot of the upcoming season.
She mentioned, “In terms of where season 1 ended, because the covers were being pulled on the network. Alex has a breakdown/ breakthrough on live television, and for whatever reason, it’s like complete awareness. We’re entering season 2 with, okay, this enormous seismic shift has just taken place…now what?”. Ehrin also commented in a discussion with variety, “It’s like a huge building fell on everybody and it’s about escaping from the wreckage.”
How Will We Watch The Morning Show Season 2 Episodes?
You will get an opportunity to watch the upcoming season on Apple Tv+, which you can get through Apple TV, smart TVs, and gaming consoles, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and also at official website tv.apple.com. Apple’s service provider takes just $4.99/month.
But nowadays the organization is giving a 7-day free trial to its new members. People who have bought new Apple devices can also get free services of Apple tv+ if they use the scheme for under 90 days.
Who Will Be Part of The Morning Show Season 2 Cast?
Showrunners haven’t revealed any official details about the cast of the upcoming season. But the reports of trusted sources like Deadline have given some information about the cast of season 2. Even though Carell was signed on a one-year agreement deal, the producers have clarified that they want to see the actor in season 2 and that’s why they are trying to make another pact with him.
Deadline and Variety have also reported that new stars are also entering into The Morning Season 2. Julianna Marguiles, Hasan Minhaj, Greta Lee, Ruairi O’Connor, and Zach Braff are becoming part of season 2. These newly added stars have been given fresh roles. However, major stars will be the same as before. Former actors will return to reprise their roles. According to this, the stars who are going to be seen in season 2 are –
- Jennifer Aniston will be seen as Alex Levy.
- Reese Witherspoon will portray the character of Bradley Jackson.
- Billy Crudup will play his role of Cory Ellison.
- Mark Duplass will display the character of Charlie Chip Black.
- Gugu Mbatha-Raw will present the character of Hannah Shoenfeld.
- Néstor Carbonell will play his role of Yanko Flores.
- Karen Pittman will be seen as Mia Jordan.
- Bel Powley will play her role of Claire Conway.
- Desean Terry will portray the character of Daniel Henderson.
- Jack Davenport will display the character of Jason Craig.
- Steve Carell will present the character of Mitch Kessler.
- Tom Irwin will deliver his role of Fred Micklen.
- Victoria Tate will play her role as Rena Robinson.
- Janina Gavankar will be seen as Alison Namazi.
- Shari Belafonte will portray the character of Julia.
- Joe Marinelli will present the character of Donny Spagnoli.
- Ian Gomez will display the character of Greg.
- Augustus Prew will be seen as Sean.
- Amber Friendly will play her role as Layla Bell.
Apart from them, other actors including Eli Bildner, Hannah Leder, Marcia Gay Harden, Andrea Bendewald, Michelle Meredith, David Magidoff, Joe Pacheco, Kate Vernon, and Oona Roche are also expected to return.
How Many Episodes Will Be In The Morning Show Season 2?
In the first season, we have seen 10 episodes including –
- Episode 1: In the Dark Night of the Soul It’s Always 3:30 in the Morning
- Episode 2: A Seat at the Table
- Episode 3: Chaos Is the New Cocaine
- Episode 4: That Woman
- Episode 5: No One’s Gonna Harm You, Not While I’m Around
- Episode 6: The Pendulum Swings
- Episode 7: Open Waters
- Episode 8: Lonely at the Top
- Episode 9: Play the Queen
- Episode 10: The Interview
Apple tv+ hasn’t disclosed any information about the episodes of the upcoming season but speculations are suggesting that season 2 will also have 10 episodes. However, this is just a prediction, true information will be known only after the launch of the series.
Is There Any News Of The Morning Show Season 2 Trailer?
No, there isn’t any trailer for season 2. The filming of the second installment is going on, once it gets finish showrunners will disclose the release date of the trailer. Till then you can watch the previous season’s trailer embedded above.