Three years after its debut, the definitive confirmation. Bodyguard, which was the UK’s most watched TV show of 2018, will finally have a second season. According to Sun, BBC would have put in the works another chapter of the show, available on Netflix. Richard Madden, protagonist of the original episodes, would be confirmed in the role of David Budd.
And, once the filming of Eternals, his new Marvel film, would have agreed to return to the set, directed once again by Jed Mercury.
«Mercury was immersed in Line of Duty, too busy so far to deal with Bodyguard 2. Madden, on the other hand, in the aftermath of the television success, was “kidnapped” by Hollywood, “said a source who remained anonymous, explaining why it took three years to formalize a second chapter of the TV series.
Story of a veteran turned agent for the Metropolitan Police Service in London, Bodyguard 2 it should lay the foundations for the creation of a real television saga. “It is fair to say that we will try to think of a second season with the idea of being able to create an opportunity for a third and a fourth,” explained Mercury last year.