Black Summer is a highly successful Netflix series. It is primarily for people who are interested in thrillers and believe in the concept of a zombie apocalypse. The show is now returning with season two on Netflix, but it is not likely to air this year. However, before the release, here is everything you need to know.
Synopsis of Black Summer
The show is a Netflix Orginal and is full of thrill. John Hyams and Karl Schaefer are the creators of Black Summer, which is set way before the events of Z-Nation. It follows a mother, Rose, in the darkest days of the zombie apocalypse who joins a group of strangers. The mother does this because she wants to find her daughter and loved ones with their help.
Black Summer is a prequel to Z-Nation and has spiritual connections to it. But this show has a far darker tone than its predecessor. Z-Nation was a beloved show, and now Black Summer is doing well by fulfilling the fans expectations.
Is there going to be a new season of Black Summer?
It takes around two months for Netflix to renew or cancel a show. There are numerous things to consider before Netflix gives its decision. But in the case of Black Summer, everything was silent until October 2019. After which the NX account of Netflix posts an update on Instagram about the renewal of the show in November 2019.
Not only the viewers but also the cast members were excited about the new season. The actor and co-producer of the show, Jamie King, also expresses her happiness and excitement about being back on screen through twitter.
What is the status of filming and production for Black Summer?
The first season completed its filming in about three months. Season two was going to follow a similar schedule. But due to the coronavirus pandemic, everything went haphazard. There was a delay in the filming and production for season two.
Reliable sources confirm that the filming for the show was back on track in September 2020. There was a gap of five months before filming could start back again. This is also causing a delay in the other activities of production.
When is Black Summer Season 2 going to release?
The show is facing a significant delay in production. The filming is not yet complete. Many films and series are also facing a similar uncertainty due to the coronavirus pandemic—the plan of action for numerous things bound to change due to this reason. As of now, there are no official announcements about a release date for season 2. Makers are even keeping shut about a tentative date because of a lack of surety in recent times.
A considerable number of people believe in the concept of Zombie apocalypse. The idea has some basis for it, and shows like Black Summer are getting popular by the day. It is also making viewers firm their belief about something. The previous season got over on a happy note with Rose uniting with her daughter. Everyone will have to wait for what next is going to happen.