For the past few days discussions were steaming up regarding the release date of ‘Virgin River’ season 2. Finally it seems that the wait is over for all ‘Virgin River’ fans out there. The recent updates have announced the release date and further news about the second season of ‘Virgin River’. The ‘Virgin River’ season 2 is about to be aired with even more romance and mayhem. Here’s more updates from the cast and crew.
The series had garnered a warm welcome right from its inception when the first season got released back in December 2019. Adapted from the Virgin River novels by author Robyn Carr, the romantic drama stars Alexandra Breckenridge as Melinda “Mel” Monroe, a midwife and nurse practitioner from Los Angeles who moves to a beautiful but remote Northern California town following a series of traumatic heartbreaks.
The Netflix original series, was renewed for a second season before the first season even aired — filming took place in Canada in the fall of 2019 — though the announcement for Season 2 wasn’t made until after the series had debuted.Though the first look teaser of season 2 was released on October, the release date and time was under carpets hitherto. Rumors have already started to swirl about ‘Virgin River Season 3’, too. But when shall season 2 be premiered? When is its release date what can we expect from Season 2?
‘Virgin River’ season 2: More about cast and plot
The ‘Virgin River’ season 2 which got premiered via Netflix on Friday 27th November came up with another 10-episodes based on the Harlequin book series by Robyn Carr landing.Season 2 will focus on Mel and Jack’s complicated relationship, as well as some other drama in the small California town of Virgin River.
Alexandra Breckenridge returns to play Melinda ‘Mel’ Monroe in season two, as does Martin Henderson who plays Jack Sheridan – the local bar owner who fell for Mel in the last series.
In addition to the existing cast the renewed cast also includes Grayson Gurnsey as Ricky and Ben Hollingsworth as Brady. But you can expect to see several new faces in the show’s second season. Marco Grazzini has joined the drama series as Mike Valenzuela, according to the series’ official Instagram, and he’ll bring “hotness” to the small town. Meanwhile, Melinda Dahl has joined the show as Mel’s sister-in-law Staci.
Other new additions to the cast include Sarah Dugdale as Lizzie; Carmel Amit as Jamie; Keith MacKechnie as Nick, Jo Ellen’s husband; Donald Heng as George; Steve Bacic as Wes; Lane Edwards as Sheriff Duncan; and Thomas Nicholson as Leo Cavanagh.
Like the first season, it seems that the series shall consistently keep up to the expectations of its viewers with more emotional gut punch.