The Whispers Cancelled Or Renewed for Season 2? Will There Be The Whispers Season 2? When Will The Whispers Season 2 Be Released?
Current Status: The Whispers premiered June 1, 2015. ABC has yet to cancel or renew The Whispers for Season 2. Stay tuned as we bring you rolling updates on the cancelled/renewed status of ABC’s new mystery drama!
THE WHISPERS CANCELLED OR RENEWED UPDATES
The Whispers cancelled after one, or renewed for Season 2? Let’s find out…
June 30, 2015 – ABC decide not to make a decision on The Whispers Season 2, allowing cast contracts to expire and leaving the future of the series in serious doubt.
June 30, 2015 – The Whispers drops to a series low 0.8 rating, jeopardizing those Season 2 hopes.
June 29, 2015 – The Whispers boss Zack Estrin confirms that he’s pitched Season 2 to ABC but believes the 13-episode first season will be “very satisfying” even if the show isn’t renewed.
June 23, 2015 – ABC are set to make an early decision on The Whispers Season 2 as cast options expire on June 30. Insiders are reportedly “cautiously optimistic” about the show’s chances.
June 9, 2015 – The Whispers collapses in Episode 2, down to a chilling 1.0 key demo rating from 1.5 in the series premiere. From potential renewal to near death in the space of one episode. Things will need to improve fairly quickly to keep Whispers in with a shout for Season 2.
June 2, 2015 – The series premiere of The Whispers opens to a solid 1.5 key demo rating. All eyes on whether it can build from here.
April 8, 2015 – ABC sets its summer 2015 schedule with The Whispers to premiere on June 1.
January 15, 2015 – Producers of The Whispers confirm that they already have plans for Season 2, noting that while the first season resolves the early driving mystery, the finale will plant seeds for subsequent seasons. Additionally, while there’s no word yet on how many seasons the producers would ideally like the show to run, they claim to know how the series ultimately ends.
June 11, 2014 – Brianna Brown — who portrayed Lena in the pilot — has exited The Whispers for “creative reasons.”
May 23, 2014 – Some whispers of dissatisfaction from the cast The Whispers upon discovering that the series will move from Los Angeles, where the pilot was filmed, to Vancouver, per Deadline:
I hear several members of the cast were not happy, and conversations are still ongoing with the series’ producer, ABC Studios. In the end, all actors will likely move or risk being sued for breach of contract. While I hear it wasn’t spelled out to the cast going into the pilot that the project will definitely move if picked up, there is nothing in the actors’ contracts that guarantees that the show would shoot in Los Angeles.
May 9, 2014 – ABC orders alien invasion drama The Whispers to series.
The Whispers Season 1 Ratings
|Episode||18-49 Key Demo||Viewers (millions)|
|1.01 “X Marks the Spot”||1.5||5.66|
|1.02 “Hide & Seek”||1.0||4.24|
|1.05 “What Lies Beneath”||0.8||3.36|
|1.06 “The Archer”||0.8||3.36|
|1.07 “Whatever It Takes”||0.9||3.68|
|1.08 “A Hollow Man”||0.8||3.28|
|1.09 “Broken Child||0.7||2.77|
|1.10 “Darkest Fears”||0.6||2.68|
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