The world welcomes a new series with is full of thrill and excitement in it! We Own This City is a new crime drama American miniseries with six episodes, based on a non-fiction book by Baltimore Sun reporter Justin Fenton. The series is named after the book, We Own This City: A True Story of Crime, Cops, and Corruption, which is based on a true story. The setup of the story is circled around the Black Lives Matter movement.
The episode of the series was aired on 25th April 2022. Even though only one episode is aired, we get to see the relations with the cops, crimes, and corruption are explained and portrayed in a good manner. The miniseries was developed and written by George Pelecanos and David Simon, and directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green, who are also the directors of The Wire and The Deuce.
The Production however started off with loose start because the filming was on halt because of the pandemic. Furthermore, the series was highly rated on Rotten Tomatoes 8.5/10 with 92% approval, based on the 26 critics’ reviews. The elements of crime, injustice, usage of drugs, and violence make the series rated for above the ages of 16.
We Own This City Season 2 Release Date
The new season of We Own This City to date has only released one episode on the bases of which, we can not really know how the season is going to end. The six-episode long miniseries has scheduled the release dates of the episodes to be aired through which we get to know what is the name of the episode and when it is going to end. Therefore, it is too early to speak about a second season. There have been no official announcements for the said season to be scheduled. We can all anticipate this as we watch the rest of the episodes of We Own This City.
|We Own This City Season 1 Release Date||25 April 2022|
|We Own This City Season 2 Release Date||Not Announced Yet|
We Own This City Season 2 Story
The plot for season 2 of We Own This City is not yet confirmed so there is no particular storyline to it. However, if the first season of the series is left on a cliffhanger, it can lead us to a new season. The story speaks about a bunch of cops, who are struggling under the name of law and the power that is manipulated by the higher-status people. The story is based on the Black Lives Matter movement where we get to see the injustice that is shown towards the Black community.
We Own This City Season 2 Cast
Jon Bernthal as Sgt. Wayne Jenkins
Wunmi Mosaku as Nicole Steele
Jamie Hector as Sean M. Suiter
Josh Charles as Daniel Hersl
McKinley Belcher III as Momodu “G Money” Gondo
Darrell Britt-Gibson as Jemell Rayam
Rob Brown as Maurice Ward
David Corenswet as David McDougall
Dagmara Domińczyk as Erika Jensen
Don Harvey as John Sieracki
Larry Mitchell as Scott Kilpatrick
We Own This City Season 1 Recap
The story starts off with a lecture that talks about the authority of the police force which creates a sense of authority over the ones who are powerless, the plot shows how all the good cops do not always have a proper or a good way to work. In continuation to this, according to the book, the inmates voice out their opinions as they think they have been prisoned for a crime they have never committed. The authority power play gives a huge impact on the entire plot. The show speaks of police brutality, drugs, and other substantial material. Furthermore, into the season we get to see how this interpretation of the corruption gets deeper.
We Own This City Season 2 Trailer
Since season one is still streaming, any further information for season two is yet to be released, therefore, no trailer for the said season is available.
Where to Watch We Own this City Season 2?
Since there is no second season for it, We Own This City season one is now currently airing. You can also watch it on HBO Max and Disney+ Hotstar. Please look forward to the second episode which is going to be aired on May 2nd, 2022.