Gaslit Season 2 Updates: The tv miniseries, Gaslit has been in the talks for the renewal of season 2 after its immense success in its first season. This widely acclaimed series is based on the storytelling of the famous podcast Slow Burn by Leon Neyfakh. Gaslit is a politically deviated thriller.
The story follows the events of the 70s Watergate scandal. The scandal is the topic of several controversies and rumors during the 70s. It is said that this incident led to the eventual resignation of the then President of the USA, Richard Nixon. Do not miss this thriller laced with politics, betrayal, and more.
We have a star-studded cast in the series too. We have Julia Roberts as Martha Mitchell, Sean Penn as John N. Mitchell, and more. The series is directed by the talented actor and director Matt Ross. He is the man behind the role of Luis Carruthers in American Psycho and the direction of the feature film Captain Fantastic.
Gaslit Season 2 Renewal Status
The first season was released in April of 2022. Gaslit has gained great success ever since. There have been several speculations and hearsay about the possibility of Gaslit being terminated after only the first season because of its political nature. Gaslit beautifully weaves the historic proceedings of the 70s scandal through a modern take.
The last episode of Gaslit season 1 will air on the 5th of June, 2022. The writer and director of the last two episodes airing May 29th and June 5th respectively are yet to be decided.
As far as ratings are concerned, the series has got an 8.8 out of 10 on rotten tomatoes and 6.8/10 on IMDb. The first season has shot up the expectations of viewers extremely high. All is awaited to see whether the alleged season 2 can meet up to the viewer’s standards.
The series acts as a constant reminder of the events that unfolded during the scandal. It serves not as trauma but as a never forget, dedicated to those whose lives were involved or changed after the Watergate scandal.
The intensive plot of the story, the criticality of a situation that took down a President, the complex but real characters along with the accurately set backdrop, direction, and witty dialogues make Gaslit an absolutely indispensable series for watching.