The release date for Two Doors Down series 2 — Pending
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About the show
Two Doors Down is a British sitcom television series airing on BBC Two. It is currently in its premiere series, broadcast since April 1, 2016. The pilot episode was a New Year`s one-off 60-minute special which aired in 2015. The show is written by Gregory Sharp and Simon Carlyle, executive produced by Mark Freeland, Saurabh Kakkar, Steven Canny, Ewan Angus and Myfanwy Moore and produced by BBC Scotland. The show contains 6 half-hour episodes.
The series is set in Glasgow and portrays family troubles of both usual and the more quirky kind. At the focus of the series is a middle -aged couple, Beth (Arabella Weir) and Eric (Alex Norton), and their son Ian (Jamie Quinn), who is about to move in with his boyfriend Jaz. Their neighbors Cathy and Colin (Doon Mackichan and Jonathan Watson) live two doors down, while Christine and her teenage daughter Sophie are two doors down on the other side.
Critical reception and possible renewal
The show has been generally positive reviewed by the critics, with the performances by Mackichan and Weir noted in particular as fantastic, powerful and nuanced. The gentle family comedy series has premiered to 1.62 million viewers, and has a 6.2/10 IMDb score. There seems to be a decent chance of a renewal of Two Doors Down for another series considering the mostly positive reviews, although judging from some of the viewers` complaints, not everyone is catching on to the humor. Stay tuned for network announcements regarding the series` future.
UPDATED May 6, 2016: The acclaimed new Scottish comedy Two Doors Down has been renewed for a second series following the success it has enjoyed with the British public. The residents of Latimer Crescent will continue to face a range of family troubles, traditional and not, and sort through them in whatever way they can. Filming of the six half-hour episodes will take place starting mid-August and go on for six weeks. Sign up for our automatic updates and receive a notification as soon as a release date is announced for Two Doors Down series 2.