Rise Season 2: Is It Renewed Or Not?

February 19, 2022

Rise Season 2: Will It Be Back?

Rise is not only one of the most watched TV series on NBC, but was also one of the best dramas in 2017. It has increased its viewership by 27% compared to last season. This well-deserved success has sparked fans’ hope for another round. But will Rise be renewed for Season 2? Let’s find out.

Rise revolves around high school drama teacher – Lou Mazzuchelli (played by Josh Radnor) who used to be a famous theater actor before becoming a teacher. His former glory made it difficult for Mazzu to adjust to his new environment, surrounded by abusive football coach and apathetic faculty members. He regularly gets into embarrassing situations due to his lack of experience in teaching kids with drama. Luckily, he has a group of eccentric students to help him out. He tries to encourage his students and change the school in order to make it better for everyone.

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NBC hasn’t announced official news about Rise Season 2 yet, so we can only hope that the viewership numbers will be high enough for the network to renew it soon. Even if Rise is officially renewed for another round, we still don’t know how many episodes it will have or when they will air. In other words, stay tuned with us and keep an eye on this space for more updates! We will write as soon as NBC announces anything new about this TV series.

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What Is ‘Rise’ All About?

Rise is a musical drama TV series created by Jason Katims (creator of Parenthood), Jeffrey Seller (producer of Rent and Hamilton) and Alex Rudzinski. It is based on the book Drama High by Michael Sokolove.

The series stars Josh Radnor, Auli’i Cravalho, Rosie Perez, Damon J. Gillespie, Marley Shelton, Amy Forsyth, Ted Sutherland, Casey W. Johnson, Rarmian Newton, Joe Tippett, Shirley Rumierk and Taylor Richardson in the main roles. The show is produced by Universal Television. Katims serves as executive producer alongside Flody Suarez and Michelle Lee.

Rise Season 1 debuted on NBC on March 13th with 2 back-to-back episodes at 10/9c. The pilot episode had a viewership of 5.2 million American viewers with a 1.6 demo rating in the 18-49 age demographic, making it NBC’s best drama debut since Blindspot in 2015 and the second best series premiere in the network this year after This Is Us.

Season 2 Release Date

Where to countdown Rise Season 2 air dates? When will Rise season two start? Is Rise renewed or canceled? Where to find out all about Rise latest news, rumors, updates and release date info? Find out here! Don’t miss your favorite TV shows renewed and cancelled!

Rise has been cancelled so there won’t be a second season.

It’s been confirmed that the show is not being renewed. However, there is a petition on Change.Org. The new television show : Rise , deserves to be renewed for season 2. So if you are so inclined, you can sign here.

Final Thoughts

There are some great tv shows being released that become instant hits, then very quickly get commissioned for a second series. Februrary 2022 for example, saw  Amazon Prime who have just released the 8 episode Jack Reacher series and this became an instant success. In fact so much so that they announced they are going to do the second series already. Bosch is another series that did well, so much so there are currently 7 series released to view.



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