While the first season of the original Apple TV + ‘Foundation’ series is still in progress, Apple has renewed it for a second season.
It’s been barely three weeks since the premiere of the first episode of Foundation. However, Deadline reports that the sci-fi drama series has been given the green light for a second season. Foundation is based on the novel of the same name by Issac Asimov. The series stars Jared Harris, Lee Pace, Lou Llobell, Laura Birn and Terrence Mann. The series centers on a group of exiles who band together to dismantle the Galactic Empire.
“We were so thrilled to see the global audience embrace the captivating, suspenseful and breathtaking thrill ride that is Foundation“said Matt Cherniss, head of programming for Apple TV +.” We know how long fans of these beloved Asimov stories have waited to see his iconic work come to life as a series of visually spectacular events and now we look forward to showcasing even more the layered world, the compelling storytelling and the breathtaking world. building in season two.
Foundation premiered September 24 on Apple TV +, launching its first two episodes. The series quickly gained the attention of critics and viewers alike. The news of an enlightened second season isn’t too surprising given that Apple is positioning the series as the cornerstone of its content offering.
Today, the fourth episode of Foundation arrived on Apple TV +. Six more episodes remain as the season is slated to end on November 19. In addition to the series, a companion Foundation podcast is broadcast weekly on Apple Podcasts. “Foundation: The Official Podcast” is hosted by Jason Concepcion and features series creator David S. Goyer, known for his work on “The Dark Knight”, “Man of Steel” and “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” .