A second season to the TV drama series, The Pact, is keenly anticipated by the fans. After the release of its first season, the show has gained an overseas fan following. The Pact is scripted by Pete McTighe, and Rebecca Johnson, along with Eric Styles, has directed the series.
The premise of the series follows four friends working in a century-old dynastic brewery. After the owner’s retirement, Jack, the heir in line, assumes control. Since he is an addict and doesn’t treat his staff well, the four friends abduct him. Later they find him dead and decide not to reveal to anyone about their involvement. After the successful run of the first season, if you are keen to get insights on what’s next, these details will help you out.
Is There A Second Season?
There is a possibility that ‘The Pact’ may get a second season continuing the story. It was an instantaneous hit on BBC One upon its release, and definitely, the fans want more of it. Peter McTighe has also expressed a desire to move forth with the series and be involved in its second season. The show made its original run from May 17, 2021, to June 1, 2021, and has run for six episodes altogether. The series released its episodes on BBC One.
The series also made a premiere on Sundance Now on December 2, 2021, and concluded its run on January 6, 2022. The episodes have a running time of almost 60 minutes. A potential season 2 of the series is in talks, but nothing is confirmed as of yet. Hence, insights about another season are not officially discussed.
But, Peter McTighe has revealed that he has various storylines to explore the plot. Depending on if the series receives a renewal immediately, it may possibly release by the second quarter of 2023 on BBC One.
Who Will Be In The Cast Of The Pact Season 2?
Season 2 of The Pact has not been commissioned yet. If the series gets its renewal as speculated, it will bring forth a new story. Hence, viewers may get to see a few characters reprising the role, while several new cast members are likely to join the team.
In the first season, the main cast members included Louie by Eiry Thomas, Cat by Heledd Gwynn, Anna by Laura Fraser, and Nancy by Julie Hesmondhalgh. Some of the other cast members include Aneurin Barnard, RakieAyola, Eddie Marsan, and Jason Hughes.
The Storyline For Season 2
Jack Evans’ murder was the central plot point of the first season. Nancy, Cat, Louie, and Anna had abducted Jack, but on finding out that he is murdered, they try to desperately hide any connection to this event. However, as the investigation of his murder continues, things get more complex.
Now, since the first season had solved the mystery surrounding Jack’s murder, it is likely that the second season, if it happens, will be exploring a new plot point. No hints about it are dropped yet.
What Happens In Season One Ending? (Spoilers Ahead!)
In the series big finale, Tasmin, who is Anna’s daughter, is revealed to be pregnant with Jack’s baby. Jack does not want her to keep the baby and wants her to get aborted. Tasmin wants otherwise and demands it. He then acquiesces to her desire to keep the baby but says that he would make her life along with her family’s miserable. Jack is suffocated to death by Tasmin, who uses a plastic bag to do so.