Citadel Universe Expands: Amazon Greenlights Season 2 of the Spy Thriller
Amazon Prime Video has announced that it has greenlit Season 2 of the hit spy thriller, Citadel. The show features Hollywood stars Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden in lead roles. This announcement comes after the successful debut of the show’s first season in April.
The show, which is the brainchild of Amazon and MGM Studios boss Jennifer Salke, was envisioned as an interconnected global franchise. It has drawn an outsize number of new international customers to Prime Video, making it a truly global phenomenon.
Here is everything we know about the show and its upcoming season:
The show follows an international spy agency, whose operatives, including Richard Madden’s Mason Kane and Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ Nadia Sinh, must come out of hiding to take down a powerful crime syndicate called Manticore.
The Cast and Crew
The spy thriller stars Hollywood A-listers Richard Madden and Priyanka Chopra Jonas in the lead roles. Both actors have received critical acclaim for their roles in the show. The show is produced by David Weil and directed by Joe Russo.
Amazon has stated that the show’s second season would be a global release without membership. The makers have not yet made any official announcement regarding the plot for the second season. We can expect more details to emerge closer to the premiere date.
What the Makers Had to Say
Anthony and Joe Russo, the executive producers of the show, said that they were thrilled to embark on this next phase of the spyverse with Jen, Vernon, and the entire team at Amazon. The innovative storytelling of Citadel has paved the way for an incredible, worldwide collaboration with creatives in front of and behind the camera.
With the show’s massive worldwide debut audience and overwhelming response from customers, Amazon Prime Video has given the green light for the second season of Citadel. Fans can expect another thrilling season with more spy action and drama. Stay tuned for more updates on the spy thriller’s upcoming season.