Watchmen is an American superhero drama television series based on the 1986 comics series watchmen, developed by Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons. The TV series was developed for HBO by Damon Lindelof, who served as an executive producer as well as the writer. The series has 9 episodes in the first season with a running time of 52-67 minutes. The genre of the series is comprised of Superhero, Dystopia, Action, and Drama.
The major casts of the series include Regina King, Don Johnson, Louis Gossett Jr., Dylan Schombing, Hong Chau, Jean Smart, Tim Blake Nelson, Andrew Howard, Sara Vickers, Yahya Abdul- Mateen ll, and Jeremy Irons. The story of Watchmen is established in an alternate truth were many important historical events that did not occur or occurred differently. The series hits off with the Tulsa race riot, a massacre carried out with a white mob, which was a real event.
The first season is dealt with topics like racial supremacy, police brutality, systematic racism, white supremacy, and so on, taking forward the heritage of the original story that undertook political issues of its time. There is no other series which was nominated for more Emmys this year than Watchmen, Damon Lindelof’s sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons iconic novel of the same name. The show received 26 nominations comprising of Limited Series and acting nods for celebrities.
Will there be season 2 of the series?
Damon Lindelof has declared whether he will make a second season of Watchmen or not. Despite the fact that Watchmen is now one of the most acclaimed TV shows of recent years, Lindelof says he will not come back for the second season.
The show’s future is still worried
At first, it looked like that the series wouldn’t be returning for a second season. Casey Bloys told the same that it would be hard to imagine doing season 2 of the series Watchmen without the involvement of Damon. As per the confirmation given by Damon, he told that he had decided to quit the series and he will be leaving this show with only one season which was released earlier.
So, there is bad news for those fans who were loyal to this show. As it is very little, we can say that there is no hope for the second season. But still, we can hope for the good.