When does The Returned start on SundanceTV in 2015? The show was renewed for a season 2! The premiere air date still unknown.
TV-channels: Canal+ (France), SundanceTV
S1 episode 1: November 26, 2012
Created by: Fabrice Gobert
Genre: Supernatural drama
Season 1 Episode 1: 1.91 million UK viewers
Season 1 Episode 8: 1.38 million UK viewers
French television series «The Returned» was launched on its motherland back in 2012 and managed to attract the attention of about 2 million viewers. Then it premiered abroad in several countries including the USA (October 2013). The show got 92 out of 100 rating from Metacritic as well as many positive reviews of cinematography experts.
World success of the TV-project let the rights holders renew it for season 2, the shooting of which started in the second half of 2014. The approximate release date of the first out of eight ordered episodes is scheduled for the middle of 2015 on Canal+, and the information concerning the premiere in the USA hasn’t been confirmed yet.
UPDATE 1 (August 19, 2015): The second season of The Returned series will debut on Sundance this fall. Filming for the second season ended on April 7, 2015.
UPDATE 2 (September 17, 2015): Sundance will premiere Season 2 of the acclaimed French series The Returned on October 31, 2015 (at 10/9c).