NBC renewed Shades of Blue for a second season. When will the new episodes be released in 2017? What about the premiere (start) date?
The first episode of the new series Shades of Blue on NBC was being watched by over 8.5 million viewers, that confirmed the creators’ expectations. The plot is about the story of a single woman-detective Harlee Santos, whose role is played by Jennifer Lopez. It is this actress, according to many experts, that become the key to success and attracted the attention of a huge audience of viewers.
Despite of the fact that after the airing of the fifth episodes of the show rating dropped to a mark 1.1 (originally 1.8), NBC channel representatives decided to renew the series to the second season and provide it with financing to create a new episodes.
NBC’s entertainment president Jennifer Salke made an official announcement on this matter and stressed that Shades of Blue is “one of the most compelling dramas on television today”. She also believes that the second season will be fantastic, because Jennifer Lopez is very hardworking woman who is ready to work on the show without interruption.
As for the start date of the season 2 on NBC, it is appointed to March 5, 2017 (UPDATE 1), but the exact date of premiere
is not still announced. Follow the updating!
UPDATE 1 (December 8, 2016): Shades of Blue season 2 is set to premiere on March 5, 2017.
UPDATE 2 (March 2017): NBC renewed Shades of Blue for a 13-episode third season.