Are you ready to find out the latest news about The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2? Here’s what we know so far.
On May 13th, 2022, the first season of the show was released worldwide on Netflix only a year and a half after its initial pickup by ViacomCBS (now Paramount). ViacomCBS later opted not to push through with production.
Certified fresh on RottenTomatoes with a 75% score, this show has been widely lauded by fans who rated it an impressive 80%, and 7.7 on IMDb.
Renewal Status of The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2
The official status of renewal: Officially renewed on June 14th, 2022
On June 14th, Netflix revealed a positive update that they would be back in sunny Los Angeles. Through a tweet which is now removed, Netflix declared their renewal saying: “LA’s finest lawyer is back. The Lincoln Lawyer will return for Season 2 on Netflix.”
As season 2 was officially announced, it came to light that Dailyn Rodriguez would be working side-by-side with Ted Humphrey. Dailyn is popular for Queen of the South, and Ted Humphrey was the one and only showrunner in season 1. Ted returns as a co-showrunner for season 2.
Season 2 will bring 10 all-new episodes.
Manuel Garcia-Rolfo is set to recreate his role as Mickey Haller. He will be joined by Becki Newton (Lorna), Neve Campbell (Maggie McPherson), Angus Sampson (Cisco), and Jazz Raycole (Izzy). Although Campbell will return, her presence this time around will have a smaller scope.
How Well is The Lincoln Lawyer Performing on Netflix?
According to Netflix’s top 10s, the show accumulated an astonishing 260.53 million hours watched during its first four weeks on air. A remarkable 140% increase from week 1 to week 2.
Over the period of May 8th to June 19th, The Lincoln Lawyer garnered 300 million hours in viewership.
You can find the detailed performance analysis of The Lincoln Lawyer’s success on Netflix right here.
Despite a shaky start, the series is keeping pace with Vikings: Valhalla in its second week when compared to other debut shows of 2022.
FlixPatrol’s raw Netflix top 10 data indicates that the show has widespread appeal, with some exceptions in Asia and Latin America. This show secured a spot in the 2022 Netflix Top 10s, making it the 18th most popular show of that year.
IMDb’s MovieMeter, which tracks incoming traffic to IMDb pages, reveals that this show has skyrocketed in popularity from its first week. Initially ranking at number 57 on the list of most popular shows on IMDb, it leaped up to the top spot in just one week.