There are people who actually fear God and there are those who use the Almighty’s name to earn money. If you have seen the Righteous Gemstones then you know whom I am referring to here. Well, if you are wondering whether there will be the Righteous Gemstones Season 2, then we have some great news for you.
If anybody asks you about a good American Black Comedy, I am sure you will reply with the Righteous Gemstones. It is a black comedy blended with the perfect amount of crime and drama. The show got the green signal to get air in August 2019 and it created a great impact on its audience. So, here we are with the article that will tell you about the release date of The Righteous Gemstones Season 2.
What is the Release date of the Righteous Gemstones Season 2?
According to sources, The Righteous Gemstones season 2 will release in the second half of 2022. The show was initially supposed to be released in summer 2020. However, the covid pandemic postponed the release.
Further in the article, you will come across the exact date of release. We have also mentioned what the creators have to say about the release of season 2 of The Righteous Gemstones. Other than the release date you will also find the plot, cast, number of episodes, and trailer of the series.
The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 – Release Date, Plot, Cast & Trailer
Although the show was a bit hard for some people to digest. But, the good part is that it has gained a true audience that genuinely wants to know every update about the Righteous Gemstones season 2 release. If you are one of them, then let’s not waste more time and start with the article.
The Righteous Gemstone Season 2 Plot
The Righteous gemstone is a black comedy that was created by Danny McBride. The story revolves around the Gemstone family who is using the Church and the believers to earn money. The family is headed by widowed patriarch Eli Gemstone, who lives with his three children Jesse, Judy, and Kelvin. The family members show the world that they are the most religious people in all of America. But, they were actually fooling people and living an extraordinary life with the money donated to the church by believers.
Season 1 of the Righteous Gemstone deals with the Gemstones working to expand the business that takes them into the rivalry with the other churches in the area. The season also focuses on blackmailing. Three masked figures were shown blackmailing and threatening Jesse about exposing their living style to the believers and this will bring them on road.
As per The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 plot is concerned, nothing much was left to cover. So, there are chances that the next season of the Righteous Gemstone will start with a new storyline. There is a possibility that the Gemstones will start living a new life and actually start believing in God or we can also see Satan’s entry into the show that will lead them into the righteous path.
We have to wait and watch!!
Is The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Renewed
Yes, The Righteous Gemstones has been renewed by HBO. In an interview, the creator of the series Danny McBride said “I just picture this show as something a little bit bigger and wilder and more epic in the sense that we’re not calculating what the audience’s final thoughts are about these characters yet, We’re just now introducing the audience to these characters. And, if I have my way, we’ll be exploring these characters for a few years to come.”
You are smart enough to figure out what these lines indicate. So, clearly, we will be having more than one season of The Righteous Gemstone.
The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Release Date
Well, now we know that the Righteous Gemstones have been renewed for the next season. But, when will it be released? Nothing can be said with conviction. According to sources you The Righteous Gemstones season 2 will release in the second half of 2022. The show was initially supposed to be released in summer 2020. However, the covid pandemic postponed the release.
In an interview, Edi Patterson, writer of the show said that they have started to shoot season 2 of the Righteous Gemstones but have to shut it down due to covid guidelines. Later in another interview in 2020, Danny McBride stated that the shooting won’t resume until 2021.
Well, the shooting has started and the filming part is almost over so you can expect the Righteous Gemstones to be released in the second half of 2022.
The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Cast
The creator of the series, Danny McBride has clearly said in his interview that he would love to explore more with characters and season 1 was just to introduce them to the audience. So, the main cast of the series would remain the same. Other than the main cast three characters are expected to make their way to the show. The names of these characters are Jason Schwartzman, Eric Roberts, and Eric Andre. The names are big enough to tell you the level and the acting class to expect in the next season.
Here is the list of the expected cast of The Righteous Gemstones Season 2.
- Danny McBride as Jesse Gemstone
- Gregory Alan Williams as Martin Imari
- John Goodman as Dr. Eli Gemstone
- Skyler Gisondo as Gideon Gemstone
- Walton Goggins as “Baby” Billy Freeman
- Adam DeVine as Kelvin Gemstone
- Edi Patterson as Judy Gemstone
- Tony Cavalero as Keefe Chambers
- Cassidy Freeman as Amber Gemstone
- Jason Schwartzman as Thaniel (New Entry)
- Eric Roberts as Junior (New Entry)
- Eric André as Lyle Lissons (New Entry)
- Tim Baltz as Benjamin Jason “BJ” Barnes
- Troy Anthony Hogan as Matthew
- J. LaRose as Gregory
- Valyn Hall as Tiffany Freeman
- Kelton DuMont as Pontius Gemstone
- Gavin Munn as Abraham Gemstone
- Mary Hollis Inboden as Mandy
- Dermot Mulroney as Rev John Wesley
- Jennifer Nettles as Aimee-Leigh Gemstone
- Scott MacArthur as Scotty / The Devil
- Jody Hill as Levi
- James DuMont as Chad
- Cullen Moss as Brock
- Virginia Gardner as Lucy
- Toby Huss as Dale Nancy
- Jade Pettyjohn as Dot Nancy
- Marla Maples as Gay Nancy
The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Episode Names
The first season of the series has a total of nine episodes that started to air on HBO on 18 August 2019 and every next episode was released after seven days. So, The Righteous season 2 is also expected to have 8-10 episodes in all.
Here is the list of episode names from the first season.
|Episode Number||Episode Name||Release Date|
|Episode 1||The Righteous Gemstones||18 August 2019|
|Episode 2||Is This the Man Who Made the Earth Tremble||25 August 2019|
|Episode 3||They Are Weak, But He Is Strong||1 September 2019|
|Episode 4||Wicked Lips||8 September 2019|
|Episode 5||Interlude||15 September 2019|
|Episode 6||Now the Sons of Eli Were Worthless Men||22 September 2019|
|Episode 7||And Yet One of You Is a Devil||29 September 2019|
|Episode 8||But the Righteous Will See Their Fall||6 October 2019|
|Episode 9||Better Is the End of a Thing Than Its Beginning||13 October 2019|
The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Trailer
HBO hasn’t launched the trailer of the Righteous Gemstones season 2 yet. But, it will be arriving any time soon. Don’t worry we will update the season 2 trailer as soon as it is available on the platform. Till then enjoy this piece from season 1.
This was all about the Righteous Gemstones Season 2. The creators of the series have made sure that they will be bringing the next season of the righteous Gemstones on HBO. Our sources have also told us that the filming part is almost over, only editing is left. So, you can expect the release date of season 2 around the second half of 2022.
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