NBC is yet to renew This Is Us for season 2

The release date for This Is Us season 2 — Pending

This article has the most up-to-date info on the status of This Is Us season 2 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you in the know. NBC is yet to make a decision on its future. Subscribe to our automatic updates below.

New series – basic info and storyline

A new and already wildly popular NBC dramedy, This Is Us premiered on September 20, 2016. It is created by Dan Fogelman, and executive produced by Fogelman, Jess Rosenthal, Charlie Gogolak, John Requa and Glenn Ficarra. Rhode Island Ave. Productions, Zaftig Films and 20th Century Fox Television are behind the production of the series. The freshman season Is slated to contain 18 episodes.

The intertwining lives of several people who share the same birthday are at the focus of the show. The key characters are Rebecca (Mandy Moore) and Jack (Milo Ventimiglia), and their kids who are born on Jack’s birthday: actor Kevin (Justin Hartley), personal assistant Kate (Chrissy Metz), and their adoptive brother, businessman Randall (Sterling K. Brown).

Warm reception and renewal prospects

This Is Us has been received with almost exclusively positive reviews from the critics and praised for performances and the complex storylines. It is lauded for its emotional intensity, and the fact that the show manages to convey intricate yet relatable feelings without being overly sentimental. The viewership is very impressive, with a total of 14.61 million viewers (SD+DVR), a 2.8 demo rating and a share of 10. With an IMDb score of 8.8/10 and 91% on Rotten Tomatoes, the degree of the series’ popularity is apparent, and there should, without a doubt, be a second season in the future. While no announcements have yet been made about the commission of This Is Us season 2, you can stay tuned, and we’ll be sure to bring you the latest news.

Latest news

UPDATED December 7, 2016: NBC`s hit freshman dramedy This Is Us is now officially on holiday break after airing its midseason finale episode on December 6, 2016. The broadcast was a solid leader of the ratings chart, with an audience of 10.9 million viewers, a 2.8 demo rating and a share of 11. The series will be back on January 10, 2017, but up until then fans will be biting their nails as they wonder about the fate of Toby who collapsed and was rushed to the hospital to undergo surgery. Elsewhere, Randall talks a colleague out of a suicide attempt, Dr. K is seriously ill, William is revealed to be bi-sexual, and that`s still not everything, so obviously the episode was an emotional roller coaster. Sign up for our automatic updates, and we will remind you a day prior to the beginning of the series` return with the remaining 14 episodes.

This Is Us 1x11 Promo "The Right Thing to Do"

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