There’ll be no severance bundle vital for Apple TV Plus’ newest hit.
Severance, Dan Erickson’s starry psychological thriller, has been renewed for a second season simply days earlier than the conclusion of its first.
Starring Patricia Arquette, Adam Scott, John Turturro, and Christopher Walken, the nine-episode present follows staff at a tech firm, Lumon Industries, the place an aptly-titled severance program is used to maintain their work recollections separate from their non-work recollections.
Severance started streaming on Apple TV Plus in February, and its debut season finale is because of air on Friday, April 8. It’s a testomony to its high quality, then, that Apple has determined to fee the present’s return forward of time (severely, not even Squid Game season 2 received the inexperienced mild this early).
Your #Severance Season 2 request has been accepted. pic.twitter.com/OTayQHRNHLApril 6, 2022
Severance has been near-unanimously praised by critics and audiences for its darkly comedic imaginative and prescient of humanity’s company future – shortly after first airing, it earned a spot alongside the likes of Ted Lasso and Foundation on our listing of the best Apple TV shows.
In our own review of the present, we described Severance as a “whip-smart satire on workplace tradition” that boasts “memorable characters, splendidly medical manufacturing design, and an excellent premise.”
The responses to Severance on social media have been equally glowing, with Twitter users (opens in new tab) calling the present “phenomenal,” “mind-blowing” and “so underrated.”
A message within the above teaser tweet (opens in new tab) for the collection’ second season merely reads, “You’ll really feel such as you by no means left” – and actually, that’s simply high-quality by us.