Perry Mason, the Matthew Rhys-led crime-drama and detective fiction, has finally found its way back to HBO for a second season after a three-year hiatus.
The series won the streaming platform’s March 6th 2023 release schedule, among other projects such as Rain Dogs, All the Beauty and the Bloodshed, and Succession season four.
Perry Mason Production Status
In August 2016, it was announced that HBO was creating a drama show based on the Perry Mason chronicles. However, the writer, Nic Pizzolatto, dropped out of the project a year later to focus on producing True Detective season three.
HBO later turned Perry Mason into a regular show after ordering it as a limited series, launching the first season on June 2020. The series attracted massive positive scores of 7.5/10 stars on IMDb and an 87% average Tomatometer on Rotten Tomatoes, winning its season two renewal a month after the official premiere.
What’s Likely to Happen in Perry Mason Season Two?
Perry Mason generally concentrates on the rise of Perry Mason, a famous defense lawyer, from the 1930s when the U.S. was recovering from the Great Depression. While battling post-war traumas and an ongoing divorce, Mason is hired to defend the victims against an intense child kidnapping case. His results in the case significantly contributed to his fame.
The second season will focus on Mason a few months after the kidnapping case, where a young family in Los Angeles family is heartlessly killed. The DA investigations point out Perry Mason as one of the suspects, leading to unbelievable conspiracies. And oh, Mason is still struggling with the traumas.
What Does the Perry Mason Season Two Trailer Have?
The official trailer for Perry Mason season two was released some weeks ago via HBO Max’s main YouTube Channel.
In 2 minutes and 42 seconds, the trailer begins with an address regarding the brutal murder, which takes Perry Mason back to the courtroom for another trial.
Evidently, Mason has much to handle concerning the new case around a city full of lies.
Who Makes Up the Team Behind Perry Mason?
Jack Amiel and Michael Begler are the showrunners for Perry Mason season two replacing Rolin Jones and Ron Fitzgerald.
The chief producers of the series include Begler, Amiel, Tim Van Patten, Joe Horaceck, Amanda Burell, Susan Downey, Rhys, and Robert Downey Jr.
Who Will Be Returning in Perry Mason Season Two?
Rhys will reprise his role as Perry Mason alongside Justin Kirk (Hamilton Burger), Eric Lange (Gene Holcomb), Shea Whigham (Pete Strickland), Chris Chalk (Paul Drake), and Juliet Rylance (Della Street).