When Netflix released the first season of disengaged Late last month, fans loved seeing the story of Michael Lawson, a New York City real estate agent who was dumped by his boyfriend of seventeen years. Neil Patrick Harris’ wit, combined with a heartwarming character arc, made the show the perfect rom-com watch that kept viewers hooked.
Ever since the show ended on hold, fans have been eagerly waiting to see what happens next. But has a new season been confirmed for the show? Read on to find out!
It is disengaged Season 2 in the cards?
Netflix has yet to officially confirm the show’s renewal for a second season. However, fans need not worry as it hasn’t even been a month since the show premiered, and the streaming platform is taking some time to announce the renewal, considering the viewership of the previous season.
What works for disengaged is that it garnered mostly positive responses from critics and audiences alike. The show has an average rating of 74% on Rotten Tomatoes. Also, showrunner Darren Star teased the second season when asked who is the father of Kai, the mysterious man Suzanne meets at the end of the first season.
Darren replied that it will be a surprise in the next season. “We have strong ideas about that story. We almost gave it away in the first season, then decided against it. It will be very surprising,” he said.
If the renewal announcement is made soon, we can expect the show to return in late 2023.
What to expect from the next season
At the end of Season 1, Colin returns to Michael after being away for the entire season and says that he thinks he made a mistake. Meanwhile, Michael underwent a transformation as he learned to overcome the pain of separation and began to accept the situation to finally be happy with himself.
The new season will explore the new dynamic relationship between the two. Fans will get to see if Michael gives Colin another chance, after all he’s been through.
Currently, social networks are also divided on what Michael should do. While some fans encourage him to get back together with Colin, others want to see him as the strong, independent guy he just became. Let’s see how the creators decide to take things forward.
Decoupled Season 2 Expected Cast
If the new season is greenlit, the main cast is expected to return. Neil Patrick Harris will reprise his lead role, Michael Lawson. Tisha Campbell, Brooks Ashmanskas Y Emerson Brooks is also expected to return as Michael’s friends Suzanne, Stanley and Billy, respectively.
Marcia Gay Harden will reprise her role as Claire Lewis, the newly divorced rich woman who has just moved into an apartment with Michael. Tuc Watkins will return as Colin McKenna. Depending on the story of the new season, we may also see some new characters.
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