Priyanka Chopra, Richard Madden-Starrer 'Citadel' Renewed For Season 2; Joe Russo To Direct All Episodes
Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden-starrer 'Citadel' has been renewed for a second season by Prime Video.
Priyanka Chopra and Richard Madden-starrer 'Citadel' has been renewed for a second season by Prime Video. The official announcement was made by the official Twitter handle of 'Citadel'. "#CitadelOnPrime is officially set to return with season 2, directed by Joe Russo," tweeted the official handle. The makers have also confirmed that Joe Russo will be directing each episode in the second season, while executive producer David Weil will act as a showrunner.
#CitadelOnPrime is officially set to return with season 2, directed by Joe Russo. pic.twitter.com/5FGIIPmYx5— Citadel (@CitadelonPrime) May 25, 2023
“AGBO is thrilled to embark on this next phase of the spyverse with Jen, Vernon, and the entire team at Amazon. The innovative storytelling of Citadel has paved the way for an incredible, worldwide collaboration with creatives in front of and behind the camera," executive producers of the show, Anthony and Joe Russo in a joint statement.
'Citadel' first season has not gotten positive reviews from the critics, however, the show has become one of the most watched series in recent time.
The finale for the first season dropped on Prime Video on Friday (May 26).
"Citadel is a truly global phenomenon. Our goal was always to create a new franchise rooted in original IP that would grow Prime Video’s international audience. This show has drawn an outsize number of new international customers to Prime Video. Its massive worldwide debut audience is a testament to Joe and Anthony Russo’s remarkable vision, the incredible talents of Richard Madden, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Lesley Manville and Stanley Tucci, and the tireless work of the creative teams, cast, and crew," Jennifer Salke, head of Amazon and MGM Studios said.
"Given the overwhelming number of our customers who have embraced this show, we are not only thrilled to share the premiere episode of Citadel globally without membership, but also confirm that the series will return for a second season," she added.
The Amazon Prime Video series 'Citadel' revolves around a spy organization that is on the verge of vanishing unless its top-tier agents restore the command.
‘Citadel’ is about action, drama and romance between spies Nadia (Priyanka Chopra) and Mason (Richard Madden).
The Indian edition, directed by Raj and DK, will be headlined by Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Varun Dhawan.