Bravo Orders Third Season of its Critically-Acclaimed Original Drama Series, 19-2
– Production to begin Summer 2015 in Montréal –
– Adrian Holmes and Jared Keeso return to star as Nick Barron and Ben Chartier –
– Season 1 of the hit series is streaming now on CraveTV –
Jared Keeso (Ben Chartier) and Adrian Holmes (Nick Barron) in 19-2
TORONTO (April 13, 2015) – Bravo announced today it has ordered a third season of the gripping original drama, 19-2. An additional 10, one-hour episodes have been ordered from Sphère Média Plus and Echo Media with production expected to begin this summer in Montréal. Nominated for 10 Canadian Screen Awards in 2015, Season 1 of 19-2 received the second-most nominations of any television series behind Space’s ORPHAN BLACK, and was Bravo’s #1 original series, reaching a total of more than 3.3 million viewers. Adrian Holmes (ARROW) and recent CSA, Best Actor winner Jared Keeso (Godzilla), reprise their roles as embattled beat cops Nick Barron and Ben Chartier. For those who have yet to get hooked on 19-2, Season 1 of 19-2 is streaming now on CraveTVTM.
“Buzzworthy and brilliant, 19-2 is unlike any series in the television landscape, and is truly a point of pride for Bravo,” said Tracey Pearce, Senior Vice-President, Specialty and Pay, Bell Media. “From media to viewers, this original, Canadian production has garnered much acclaim, and rightly so. Kudos to the inimitable cast, crew, and the producers, and we look forward to working with Sphère Média Plus and Echo Media on yet another season of this riveting series.”
“Extending 19-2’s legacy to the Bravo audience has been incredibly rewarding,” said Jocelyn Deschênes, Producer and Founding President, Sphère Média Plus. “We are looking forward to producing another season of intense drama with our partners at Bell Media and Echo Media. Our cast and crew are eager to return to Station 19!”
19-2 is co-produced by Sphère Média Plus and Echo Media in association with Bell Media, and stars CSA nominee Laurence Lebeouf (DURHAM COUNTY) as Nick’s former lover, Audrey; CSA nominee Dan Petronijevic (SAVING HOPE) as angry beat-cop J.M.; CSA nominee Benz Antoine (THE LISTENER) as struggling alcoholic, officer Tyler; Mylène Dinh-Robic (THE LISTENER) as Tyler’s brazen, no-nonsense partner Béatrice; and Bruce Ramsay (CONTINUUM) as manipulative District Commander Marcel Gendron. CSA nominee Maxim Roy (HEARTLAND) returns to guest star as Nick’s ex-wife Isabelle.
** Media Note ** – Download photos of 19-2 at bellmedia.ca/pr
Source : Numeris (BBM Canada)