Channel 4 officially renewed No Offence for series 2 to premiere in January 2017

The release date for No Offence series 2 — Pending

This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of No Offence Series 2 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. Channel 4 has officially renewed the series for another season expected to debut in January 2017. To get notified of the exact premiere date – subscribe for updates below.

About the series

No Offence is a British police procedural drama-comedy that follows a team of detectives from a fictional Manchester Metropolitan Police. The series has been airing on Channel 4 since its premiere on May 5, 2015 and was recently renewed for a second series.

Headed by no-nonsense boss D.I Viv Deering (played by Joanna Scanlan), a team of detectives investigate a gruesome murder and uncover a link that soon leads them to believe that girls with Down syndrome are the targets of a serial killer. Chock full of British wit and eclectic sense of humor, No Offence is written by Shameless writer Paul Abbott and executive produced by Martin Carr. Every line is crafted with punchy dialogue and unmistakable streak of Abbott’s understanding of the place, people, and the way they speak.

Ratings and possible renewal

Since it’s premiere episode, the series has been an instant hit with audiences. The series was received warmly by critics and ratings added up to an average of 2 million viewers per week in its first few episodes. Despite a slight dip toward the tail end, with 1.79 million tuning in for the season finale, Channel 4 still decided to renew No Offence for series 2. The second series is currently in development and is slated for an eight episode release sometime in 2016. We’ll keep fans updated on the premiere date of the series two as soon as it is announced.

Latest news

UPDATED May 23, 2016: The second season of No Offence is already in the works, set to be released in the fall of 2016. Paul Abbot`s gripping drama and black comedy will be back with 7 one-hour episodes of unorthodox criminal drama with a punch. There are two significant additions to the cast of No Offence in the upcoming season – Sarah Solemani as stern DS Christine Lickberg and Conor MacNeill as office manager Gavin. Stay tuned or sign up for our automatic updates, and receive release date information as soon as it is confirmed.

UPDATED November 28, 2016: The second series of Channel 4`s criminal dramedy No Offence is almost upon us! The upcoming installment is slated for an explosive launch in January 2017, and will kick off with Deering thrown into a battle with one of Manchester`s most dangerous criminal clans – the Attahs. Thus the fight for the city streets begins, and the second series will feature a slew of troublemakers for the crew to deal with – from fake paramedics to paedophile hunters. The energetic, humorous series promises a mix of thrills and warmth, so please stay tuned for a release date announcement and don`t miss the series 2 premiere of No Offence.

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