Patrick Melrose season 2

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Little Patrick was born in a noble family of aristocrats, but his childhood can not be called undisturbed – a tyrant-father who took the child by his quibbles and mother, who preferred not to physically disassemble father and son. The sixties were given to the guy extremely hard, but, despite the parenting sadism, Melrose still became part of the high world.

When will the series Patrick Melrose 2 season

The plot is built on a cycle of novels about the main character, which was written by a great cultural figure, Edward St Aubyn. One book is one season of 5 episodes. Can we say that we are talking about a long-term continuation of the mini-series “Patrick Melrose”?

Unfortunately, as of September 2020, there is still no information about the upcoming new season. Also, there is no information about the closure of the project, which cannot but please us. Therefore, we can only hope for the next meeting with our favorite actor, and also wish the director to return to work as soon as possible. If the production of new series begins in 2020, we will be able to see their premiere, at best, in the fall of 2021.

Plot

Adult life brought Patrick new surprises – the guy was a real heartthrob, but became addicted to drugs and alcohol. patrick-melrose-season-2At first he does not understand that taking drugs and drinking alcoholic beverages affects his health and relationships with others, but in the end he makes the right choice.

The film’s events take place between 1960 and 2000, when such enthusiasm gave way to much more criticism than at the moment. After a long time, Melrose still copes with his addictions and brings life to its former state.

He has a wife and he becomes a happy father. And, it seems, when everything turned out so well, what else can you expect from life? The answer will be received after watching season 2 Patrick Melrose.

Trailer for the first season was published in late 2017 on the channel Sky Atlantic, the audience appreciated the novelty of its worth, leaving a huge number of reviews. This is not surprising, because the films, shot on the plot of past years, are popular with the public, forcing the directors to shoot more and more pictures on the given topic.

Actors and their roles

  • Patrick Melrose – Benedict Cumberbatch. He played a similar role in the series “Sherlock”, which was broadcast on the First Channel. For her was recognized as the sexiest man in the world according to several magazines at once. His work is well-known in the film “Doctor Strange”, where he played the main role, becoming a character in the universe of Marvel.
  • Mary, the wife of Melrose – Anna Madelay. Educated in the Royal School of Drama and Oratory. Since 1985, she has been involved in acting. He plays Clarissa Eden in the TV series “The Crown”.
  • Melrose the elder, Patrick’s father – Hugo Weaving. Star of the series of films “The Hobbit”, “The Lord of the Rings”, “The Matrix”. He is a first-class actor and legendary villain for 20 years.
  • Mrs. Melrose, mother – Jennifer Jason Lee. Has a film award “Oscar” for the best female role in the film “The Ghoulish Eight.” Excellent accustomed to any game, her characters shine a variety – from a modest mother to a mentally unhealthy hysterical woman. Harmonious in any hypostasis.

Interesting Facts

  1. German screenwriter Edward Berger was the director of this series.
  2. At the request of people who read the cycle of novels, the creators promised not to take the storyline of the mini-series away from the book.
  3. In total, it is planned to release about five mini-seasons. The history of the addict aristocrat takes scope at once to several cities – this is France of the 60s, New York of the 80s and Britain of the zero ones.

Patrick Melrose season 2: release date

NumberSeries titleRelease date
2x01Series 1autumn of 2021
2x02Series 2autumn of 2021
2x03Series 3autumn of 2021
2x04Series 4autumn of 2021
2x05Series 5autumn of 2021

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