Ratched was the third big show by Ryan Murphy aired on Netflix that got huge popularity. And now he is all set to bring season 2 of Ratched. It’s been a long to the success of Ratched season 1, and no one has an idea about the show’s future.
The TV series was a prequel to the 1962 movie and novel One Flew Over the Cuckoos’ Nest. The TV series featured Jon Jon Briones, Cynthia Nixon, and Finn Wittrock in lead roles. It received good reviews from audiences and critics on 18th September 2020.
Ratched was a costly series for Netflix and an awards nomination magnet. A close source informed that the show costs between $10 and $15 million per episode to the makers.
How did Ratched perform on Netflix?
Ratched Netflix is one of the most-watched shows on Netflix Originals to date. Netflix declared that over 48 million people had watched the show within the first four weeks of release. The top 10s also show the audience how well the show has performed on the platform. According to Flixpatrol, Ratched was the 10th biggest show of 2022. The show remained in the top 10s for 28 days in the United States, while in the UK, it stayed in the top 10s for 39 days.
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Ratched Season 2 Renewal Status at Netflix
Around 8 episodes are expected from Ratched’s second season. The TV show came to Netflix through the now-defunct Fox 21 Television Studios. Ryan Murphy, who works with Netflix, may not technically come to play for the series.
What to expect from season 2 of Ratched?
The first season of Ratched took an almighty cliffhanger end. Edmund Tolleson ran from the mental institution with Louise and Charlotte. The trio then headed to Mexico but will he ever return to the institution again and finish the job? The audience may see various relationships being explored, such as Charlotte and Edmund, Briggs and Ratched.
Ratched Season 2 Cast
We may see Sarah Paulson being the leading lady of Ratched and Cynthia Nixon’s return as her lawyer and love interest. Finn Wittrock and Gwendolyn as her brother, and the twisted Edmund Tolleson.
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When will Ratched’s filming begin?
As it’s been a long time since the release of Ratched’s 1st season, no one has got the clue about its second season’s filming yet. A report suggested that scheduling the dates is the biggest problem. Paulson stated that she could not expect production by the end of 2021.
Whereas another cast member of the show, Cynthia Nixon, said the series may not begin filming until early 2022, which is not the case yet. Ryan Murphy is still working on his deal with Netflix. However, we will be keeping an eye on the right subject of its second season and waiting for it to begin its filming and announce the Ratched season 2 release date soon.