The Devil’s Hour is returning to Prime Video for 2 extra seasons. The UK thriller was initially meant to be a restricted six-episode collection, however viewers will now see seasons two and three. Filming will start in early 2023.
Starring Jessica Raine, Peter Capaldi, Nikesh Patel, Phil Dunster, Meera Syal, and Benjamin Chivers, the collection follows Lucy Chambers (Raine) as she hunts down a serial killer.
Prime Video revealed extra in regards to the renewal of the collection in a press release.
“Prime Video will take viewers into The Devil’s Hour twice extra, because the hit UK Original thriller is confirmed to return for a second and third collection. Jessica Raine (Patrick Melrose) and Peter Capaldi (Paddington) will reprise their roles as Gideon and Lucy Chambers, alongside Nikesh Patel (Starstruck), Phil Dunster (Ted Lasso), Meera Syal (Yesterday), Benjamin Chivers, and new characters. The new collection will launch solely on Prime Video in over 240 international locations and territories and filming will begin early subsequent 12 months.
The subsequent two instalments of the critically acclaimed Amazon Original will proceed the story of Lucy Chambers (Jessica Raine), a girl caught up within the hunt for serial killer Gideon (Peter Capaldi) in methods she by no means may think about. In Series Two, Gideon’s true intentions are lastly revealed, as he makes an attempt to contain Lucy in his mission to cease an elusive drive of evil. Simultaneously a sequel and a prequel to the primary chapter, count on nothing however the surprising…
“We’re thrilled with the audience response to The Devil’s Hour, and can’t wait to share the next chapter of this mind-bending story,” mentioned Dan Grabiner, head of UK Originals, Amazon Studios. “Fans can look forward to plenty more twists and turns in this remarkable tale from first-time series creator Tom Moran, and welcoming back our immensely talented cast, led by Jessica Raine and Peter Capaldi.”
The Devil’s Hour is produced by Hartswood Films (Dracula, Sherlock), penned by Tom Moran, and govt produced by Steven Moffat (Doctor Who, Dracula, Sherlock), Moran, and Sue Vertue (Dracula, Sherlock).
Sue Vertue, govt producer and CEO of Hartswood Films, mentioned, “It goes without saying that we are over the moon to be continuing Lucy’s story with two more series. Tom Moran and his big brain have so much more planned for us all. This was always envisioned as a three-series arc, and it’s going to be a thrilling ride.”
“Telling a story on television is a precarious business,” added Tom Moran, author and creator. “Series One of The Devil’s Hour was just the beginning – the opening act of a TV novel. I’m so thrilled that we get to keep turning those pages and slotting the puzzle pieces into place. If you thought the final episode of Series One had all the answers, then you haven’t been asking the right questions.”
The second and third collection of The Devil’s Hour represents the rising UK Original slate that’s obtainable on Prime Video, together with new UK-produced collection and films launching throughout 2022 and 2023. These embrace 007’s Road to a Million, an unscripted journey collection impressed by James Bond; a feature-length documentary on YouTuber KSI, govt produced by Louis Theroux; true-crime collection The Confession; The Rig, starring Martin Compston and Emily Hampshire; Mammals, written by Jez Butterworth and starring James Corden and Sally Hawkins; and My Policeman, starring Harry Styles, Emma Corrin, and David Dawson.”
Check out the announcement of The Devil’s Hour renewal that includes Jessica Raine beneath.
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What do you think? Did you watch The Devil’s Hour on Prime Video? Are you excited to see extra of the story unfold in seasons two and three?