Everyone loved the dark comedy series After Life by Ricky Gervais. It received an 8.4/10 rating on IMDb and 71% Rotten Tomatoes. The story captures the life of Tony (Ricky Gervais), a guy who’s wife dies. He is compelled into singlehood and with life as a widow. The staggering storyline successfully captured the hearts of millions of people. Hence, fans were delighted in hearing that After Life Season 2 is now shooting. This means we can get a release date pretty soon!
Ricky Gervais Announces Good News for After Life Season 2
Ricky Gervais recently announced another season of After Life. The actor tweeted on August 23rd,
“Just been offered the chance to present the first Emmy on September 22nd but I’m filming #AfterLife2. Such a shame. Would’ve been such fun to kick it all off. Maybe next year.”
The fans went wild under the comment section and retweeted it. The actor later posted a photo of him with several dogs and wrote,
“Casting for #AfterLife2
4 weeks to filming.”
Then we saw this post:
Since the shooting for the 2nd season will commence soon, we can expect the release date for After Life season 2 to come soon.
Ricky Gervais Is Sure About Where He Wants To Go With the 2nd Season
He was questioned multiple during interviews about another season of After Life, to which he replied that he always had ideas in his head. The actor was set to release another since a very long time and soon announced it. In an interview, he said,
“Now I’ve thought about it, and I really would like to do a second series because I fell in love with the characters and I’ve got an idea of where it can go.
The show has proven to be a huge hit with fans who have praised the comedian and actor for his heartbreaking yet funny portrayal of a recently bereaved husband. If you’ve not seen it yet, the first season is currently streaming on Netflix and is definitely worth a watch. It’ll give us some time before we get to hear about the 2nd season’s release date.
After Life cast features, Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Kerry Godliman, Diane Morgan, Mandeep Dhillon, Tom Basden, Tony Way and many more.