Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Showtime Renews 'Back to Life' for Season 2

Showtime has renewed the original comedy series Back to Life for a second season. Moreover, Showtime has joined the series as a co-production alongside the BBC.

The comedy stars Daisy Haggard, Geraldine James, Richard Durden, Adeel Akhtar, Jo Martin, Jamie Michie, Christine Bottomley and Liam Williams.

Haggard co-created the comedy with Laura Solon. They executive produce with Sarah Hammond, Harry Williams and Jack Williams. Two Brothers Pictures and All3Media International produce in association with Showtime and the BBC.

"Back to Life is a charming, funny and introspective comedy that resonates beautifully with Showtime viewers," said Jana Winograde, President, Showtime Entertainment. "With such sharp writing and sensitive, winning performances from Daisy and the cast, we are confident that this gem from across the pond has even more delights to share with us in season two."

"Laura and I are delighted that Showtime and the BBC are giving us a chance to continue Miri's story," added Haggard. "There's so much more to tell, and we are incredibly grateful to have the opportunity to do that."