Jamie Dornan’s thriller drama is finally returning with The Tourist Season 2. The show became a hit with flying colours. So much so that even though the series was finalized for only one season, the fans’ demand has compelled the makers to return with another run. Moreover, the first release ended with a cliffhanger that aroused many viewers’ questions.
Now, there is no doubt that the upcoming season will answer every puzzle just how it revealed the identity of The Man by the end of its first run. So, when is the season premiering? What is the plot? Who are the joining cast members? Here is every detail.
2022’s highest-rated drama, The Tourist, came out on January 1, 2022. Harry Williams and Jack Williams pen the work. It finds Chris Sweeney in the director’s chair. Moreover, Dominik Scherrer stands as the composer.
The thriller series has Harry Williams, Jack Williams, Christopher Aird, Andrew Benson, Tommy Bulfin, and Chris Sweeney as executive producers. Finally, Lisa Scott is the show’s producer. The drama is backed up by many production companies, including HBO Max and BBC Studios. The first season released six episodes with progressing viewership with each release.
The show has garnered a good amount of fans which led to the announcement of a renewal. Moreover, the loyal fanbase has landed the series a score of 90% on Rotten Tomatoes. On the other hand, IMDb rates the show a solid 7 out of 10.
With such high numbers, there was no doubt that the makers would not come up with another season from the franchise. So, what could be the answers to the myriad of questions that the previous season left? What is next for Elliot Stanley? You will find everything here.
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The Tourist Season 2 Release Date
The Tourist Season 2’s release will test our patience to the maximum. After being a massive hit in 2022, the show was renewed in March. With a load of script writing, editing, and filming pending, the show will take some before a grand launch. The series is yet to release a trailer as well. The actors have not spoken much about the official release date either.
However, there is a high chance that the upcoming season will release in early 2023. The closest date the fans expect could see as a possibility. We will update the release section once the news is out in the public domain. Moreover, in the following months, viewers will find more details revolving around the show to come forward.
The Tourist Season 2 Cast
There is no official report on who will be returning and which character will not make an appearance. But there is no doubt that Shalom Brune-Franklin, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, and Alex Dimitriades will not be coming back because the characters died in the first season. They played the role of Helen Chambers, Luci Miller, and Billy Nixon, respectively. However, a list of characters will surely return. This includes:
- Jamie Dornan as The Man/Elliot Stanley
- Danielle Macdonald as Probationary Constable Helen Chambers
- Genevieve Lemon as Sue
- Danny Adcock as Ralph
- Damon Herriman as Detective Inspector Lachlan Rogers
- Alex Andreas as Dimitri Panigiris
- Maria Mercedes as Freddie Lanagan
- Michael Ibbotson as Peter the Policeman
- Kamil Ellis as Sergeant Rodney Lammon
- The Umbilical Brothers (David Collins and Shane Dundas) as Helicopter pilots, Arlo and Jesse
The Tourist Season 2 Plot
The Tourist Season 2 follows the life of a man who is unknown of his identity. He is a car accident victim and opens his eyes in a hospital. However, the car accident was on purpose, and the Irish man has to find the truth behind the incident, which he can uncover through the clues of his identity.
Moreover, he seems on the run as his past can catch up anytime. At the end of the first season, I found The Man’s true identity. He is called Elliot Stanley. Now, a bunch of people died in the initial release as well. So, the upcoming season will take over the storyline right where it was left off.
Now, the final bits of The Tourist Season 1 had Elliot all drunk and drugged in an attempt to take his life after finding out his real identity. The man was a drug trafficker. This sends Elliot into deep dealing with a rollercoaster of emotions.
The finale found Helen Chambers sending a burrito emoji, an inside love symbol between the two. The following season’s plot likely finds Elliot starting over with his lady love or ending his life.
Where To Watch The Tourist Season 2?
So, The Tourist Season 2 is available on BBC iPlayer. Moreover, HBO Max is streaming the show in the US as well. The show is also up for an online watch on Amazon Prime Video UK. For more updates, keep coming back to Latest Series.