After watching the first season, fans couldn’t wait to see Slow Horses Season 2. You’ll be surprised to hear that Apple TV+ wants to continue the saga. It recently ordered a few seasons to continue this journey. Indeed, you read it right. The show will continue to investigate the dysfunctional team of M15 agents. The new trailer also teases what will happen in the second run. Keep reading to know more.
Based on Mick Herron’s novel series of the same name, the series follows British M15 officer River Cartwright being sent to Slough House after his publicly shameful training mission. Now River and his colleagues had to work on paper push tasks and deal with their miserable boss, Jackson Lamb. He wanted to quit because of frustration and boredom. Life in Slough House is unpleasant, but things get exciting when you get caught up in a dangerous gamble.
Slow Horses Season 2: Renewal Status!
It looks like Apple TV+ is moving fast with its new series, Slow Horses. The series had yet to debut when the streaming platform announced that Slow Horses would return with its second season. Wait, it’s not over yet. Apple TV+ also picked up the show for both seasons 3 and 4. Well, it shows the streamer’s confidence in the Mick Herron spy novels. Before the streaming platform revamped the show, series director James Howes told Deadline that they hope for a few more seasons in the near future.
Slow Horses Season 2: Trailer Hints What to Expect?
Last month, the streaming platform dropped the first trailer for Slow Horses season 2. It teases sleepers who have permeated various places in British society. Now they have been reactivated and pose a threat to the M15 agents. Resentments, sacrifices, traitors, everything in the short trailer hints that something bigger and more terrifying is about to happen this season. According to the official synopsis, the series follows a dysfunctional team of British intelligence agents.
They called the M15 ward Slough House. Now Jackson Lamb, the brilliant and uptight leader, finds himself in Slough House for his one mistake and now comes to terms with his blunder. The second season will be loosely based on Herron’s second Slough House novel, Dead Lions. It is completely based on the sleeper agents. According to Apple’s third season logline, Lamb’s disgraced spies will finally team up to track down a rogue agent after he kidnaps someone close to them. Meanwhile, the fourth season will focus on a bombing that has damaged personal secrets. It’s already collapsed the foundations of Slough House.
Slow Horses Season 2: Has production started yet?
You will be surprised to learn that production has already been completed. James Hawes revealed that they shot the second season before the first second could ever premiere. Well, it looks like the show will begin production on the third season soon. Both seasons will film back-to-back and continue the saga with more such seasons. Well, the show has plenty of material to explore as Slough House novels have five additional novels and two novellas with a sixth novel.
Slow Horses Season 2: Release Date
The second season of Slow Horses has already been made into a film. Only post-production work remains. That will only take a few months to complete. The second season will consist of six episodes that will air later this year. We can expect Apple TV+ to return with the third season soon, perhaps earlier in 2023. Stay tuned. TechRadar247 keeps you informed.