Developed by Robert Levine and television producer, director, and screenwriter Jonathan E. Steinberg, The Old Man is an American thriller action drama series. It is based on the same name stand-alone thriller novel which Thomas Perry writes and published by the American publishing company The Mysterious Press on January 3, 2017. Robert Levine and Jonathan E. Steinberg are also the executive producers of the series alongside Warren Littlefield, Jon Watts, Dan Shotz, David Schiff, and Jeff Bridges, and producer Judd Rea.
The creators cast some well-performed actors and actresses. The featured star of the series includes Jeff Bridges, Bill Heck, John Lithgow, E. J. Bonilla, Amy Brenneman, Leem Lubany, Gbenga Akinnagbe, and Alia Shawkat.
The English-language thriller action drama series debuted on June 16, 2022, on OTT platform FX. Consisting of seven episodes the series received a decent amount of love from critics and audiences. On Rotten Tomatoes, the series currently holds a 95% approval rating based on 41 critic reviews. On Metacritic, the series score 72 out of 100 based on 25 critics’ reviews.
Are you curious to know what is the release date of The Old Man Season 2? Is The Old Man renewed for a second season or canceled? Don’t worry here, we have provided all the information about the second season of The Old Man.
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The Old Man Season 2 Release Date
The series was in the filming stage until it had to be stopped because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Production continued but once again it was stopped when Bridges was diagnosed with lymphoma and had to take a break. The shoot continued with filming scenes where Bridges did not have an important part. Production eventually continued at a rapid pace in February 2022. The thriller series premiered on June 16, 2022, on the streaming service platform FX in Canada and United States. On July 13, 2022, the series aired on Star+ in Latin America and Disney+ (Star) in New Zealand and Australia.
The first season was loved by the audience and the response was so positive that the makers renewed it immediately for another season after a few episodes. The makers have renewed the series for a second season on June 27, 2022. But they haven’t announced an official release date for it. Since the second season was renewed recently, we can be expected the new season will be released sometime in 2023.
The Old Man Season 2 Story
Produced by 20th Television, The Littlefield Company, and Quaker Moving Pictures the makers of The Old Man have not revealed the official story for season 2 yet.
The principal character here is Dan Chase, who is residing in Upstate New York for 30 years. He was a CIA operative and had to run away after he killed an intruder who entered his house. Chase takes a room on rent from Zoe McDonald who also ran away with him. FBI Assistant Director for Counterintelligence Harold Harper is asked to bring back Dan and the duo is already holding grudges against each other due to something that happened during the Soviet-Afghan war. Harper is joined by FBI agent Angela Adams and CIA officers Raymond Waters and hit-man Julian Carson
The Old Man Season 2 Cast
The makers of The Old Man have not revealed anything related to casting yet. But we can be expected to see all the cast from season 1. The cast of The Old Man includes Jeff Bridges as Johnny Kohler or Dan Chase, E. J. Bonilla as Raymond Waters, Amy Brenneman as Zoe McDonald, Leem Lubany as Young Belour Hamzad, née Daadfar or Abbey Chase, Gbenga Akinnagbe as Julian Carson, Bill Heck as Young Johnny Kohler or Dan Chase, Alia Shawkat as Angela Adams or Emily Chase or Parwana Hamzad, and John Lithgow as Harold Harper.
The recurring cast includes Hiam Abbass as Belour Hamzad, née Daadfar or Abbey Chase, Rowena King as Nina Kruger, Kenneth Mitchell as Joe, Noor Razooky as Young Kaftar, Jessica Harper as Cheryl Harper, Joel Grey as Morgan Bote, Echo Kellum as Mike, and Pej Vahdat as Young Faraz Hamzad. The other cast includes Navid Negahban as Faraz Hamzad, Faran Tahir as Rahmani, Jacqueline Antaramian as Old Woman, Christopher Redman as Young Harold Harper, Rade Serbedzija as Old Suleyman Pavlovic, and Jessica Parker Kennedy as Woman at Bus Stop.
The Old Man Season 2 Trailer
The Old Man Season 2 trailer has not arrived yet. But you can watch the trailer from the first season on YouTube which was released on May 16, 2022.
Where To Watch The Old Man Season 2 Online?
Directed by Greg Yaitanes and Jon Watts, The Old man is consists of seven episodes. All seven episodes have been released on the streaming service platform FX. Once the second season is released it will be also available on the same platform as the first season.