T he most exciting news of the year has probably landed- Channel 4 picks out a release date for Derry Girls season 2. And does it get any better than that? Well yes, the premiere date of the upcoming season is right around the corner- somewhere in the next month. The cast members had been hinting that it was somewhere in the next few weeks for a long time. But we really could not be sure. And now that the network has announced it officially, it’s time to hype up your excitement because just a few days more into the hilarious adventures in Northern Ireland!
Channel 4 Announces a March Release Date for Derry Girls Season 2
Channel 4 has settled on a release date which is less than 2 weeks away! Derry Girls season 2 will officially premiere on Tuesday 5th March at 9.15 pm. Apart from the channel, the cast member Nicola Coughlan who plays Clare took to Twitter to share this exciting news with the fans.
— Nicola Coughlan (@nicolacoughlan) February 20, 2019
A Recap of Everything to Know About Derry Girls Season 2…
Season 2 is expected to take the show from the poignant end that it faced at the end of the first season. The show runner Lisa McGee has claimed that she is toying with the idea of covering the ceasefire and how it unsettled people in season 2. Plus, she is also including Bill Clinton’s 1995 visit to Derry. As for the characters, she wants to give one of the girls a boyfriend or Clare to get a girlfriend and James to join a band.
As for the cast, all the young characters will be reprising their roles from season 1. And that means we get to see more of Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Louisa Harland, Nicola Coughlan, Jamie-Lee O’Donnell, Dylan Llewellyn and Siobhan McSweeney.
Derry Girls is the hilarious comedy based on the life of a 16-year old teenage girl in Northern Ireland. It follows the story of Erin and her friends who live in a world of armed police, peace walls and British check posts. For those who love Derry Girls, there is more excitement than the show returning for season 2. Well, it is hinted that Channel 4 might even order a third season if all goes well. But that won’t be happening any time soon.
While you wait till 5th March, here’s a trailer of Derry Girls season 2 to prepare you!