Citadel has been renewed for its second season on Amazon Prime, with Joe Russo directing each episode
The deeply ambitious, global spy series from Amazon Prime Video citadel has now been renewed for a second season. And Avengers: Endgame And The gray man Director Joe Russo is ready to direct each episode. Led by game of Thrones And eternal Star Richard Madden and The Matrix Resurrections Star and Bollywood icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas, citadel Upon release, the series received extremely mixed reviews, but garnered huge ratings and became Prime Video’s fourth most-watched original series worldwide.
“citadel is a truly global phenomenon,” said Jennifer Salke, head of Amazon and MGM Studios, of the bringing citadel back for another mission. “Our goal has always been to create a new franchise based on original IP that would grow Prime Video’s international audience. This show has attracted a large number of new international customers to Prime Video. Its massive worldwide debut audience is a testament to the remarkable vision of Joe and Anthony Russo, the incredible talents of Richard Madden, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Lesley Manville and Stanley Tucci, and the tireless work of the creative teams, cast and crew. Given the overwhelming number of our customers who have embraced this show, not only are we excited to share the first episode of citadel worldwide without membership, but also confirm that the series will return for a second season.”
Aside from this Season 2 extension, here’s what’s planned: citadel to spawn a global events franchise where different characters have their own adventures in different parts of the world before coming together in a Marvel-like manner The Avengers. Described as “an expansive and groundbreaking global event comprising a mothership series and multiple local language satellite series”. citadel Spin-offs are already planned in the Italian Alps, India, Spain and Mexico.
“AGBO is thrilled to be joining Jen, Vernon and the entire team at Amazon in this next phase of the Spyverse,” executive producers Anthony and Joe Russo said of the return. “The innovative storytelling of citadel has paved the way for incredible global collaborations with creatives in front of and behind the camera.”
Citadel follows two spies who have forgotten who they really are
Last month the first season of citadel introduces a complex world of spies, traitors and erased memories that begins eight years after the fall of the Citadel, the independent global spy agency tasked with keeping everyone safe. Destroyed by a powerful clandestine syndicate known as the Manticore, the series follows elite agents Mason Kane (Madden) and Nadia Sinh (Jonas) who have had their memories wiped after narrowly escaping their lives.
Of course, those things are never forgotten forever, and while they’ve made a new life for themselves under new identities, unaware of their past, Mason is tracked down by fellow former Citadel player Bernard Orlick (Stanley Tucci), who desperately needs his help needs to prevent this Manticore prevents the establishment of a new world order. So Mason sets out to find his former partner, Nadia, and the two spies embark on a mission that will take them across the world to stop Manticore while also dealing with a relationship built on secrets, lies and a dangerous but dangerous fate. immortal love.
Created by Josh Appelbaum, Bryan Oh and David Weil, the latter will return as showrunner citadel Season two and starring Richard Madden, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Stanley Tucci, Lesley Manville, Osy Ikhile, Ashleigh Cummings, Roland Møller and Caoilinn Springall, the first season of citadel is now available to stream on Prime Video.