Every so often, in Netflix a production appears that apparently would not have much relevance within the platform, but it ends up becoming a success. The most recent case represents the diplomatic, a series in which the political thriller is combined with details of a romantic comedy. What is the novelty in this case? After its first season, it was confirmed that the production will have a second installment.
Why is this relevant? Beyond the informative value, for viewers who have seen the eight episodes of the first season, there is a curious detail: during the first week of the series on Netflix, after its premiere on April 20, it did not generate much of a stir. It could have gone unnoticed by not a few users. However, this trend has been changing in recent days.
At the time of writing this text, the diplomatic heads the Top 10 most viewed productions on Netflix. During this week it has accumulated more than 66 million hours of reproduction. The series that follows Sweet Tooth: The Deer Boy, accumulates 48 million hours of playback on the platform. Judging from this, the success in terms of views of the first of those mentioned is unquestionable.
the diplomatic bet for a second season
This Netflix production stars keri russell. She plays Kate Wyler, who is an ambassador with a track record full of prestige. In her career, she has a no lesser challenge: to represent USA in Afghanistan. While preparing for that destination, he is informed about a no minor change: he will be transferred to the United Kingdom. What is the substance of this decision? A terrorist plot and, also, the influence of her husband, Hal, played by Rufus Sewell.
That’s how it was planted the diplomatic on Netflix. The story and the staging has been enough to summon thousands of people on the platform. In turn, the success in terms of views and hours of reproduction led to the following. Through a statement, the platform of streaming confirmed that there would be a second season.
In the statement, Netflix included a short statement from Keri Russell:
“I’m delighted to be back for another round of this clever show.. Dare I say it’s funny? Thank you Netflix for giving us another chance.”
Keri Russell, via Netflix.
It is likely that the diplomatic be at the top of Netflix’s Top 10 for a while longer. Meanwhile, there are still no details about the production process or a possible premiere date for the second season.