Sundance has announced that season two of Rectify will begin airing on Thursday, June 19th, at 9pm. The cable channel has ordered 10 episodes this time, up from the first season’s half dozen installments.
Here’s their press release:
THE SECOND SEASON OF SUNDANCE TV’S CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED ORIGINAL SCRIPTED DRAMA “RECTIFY” WILL PREMIERE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 19th AT 9:00 PM ET/PT
New York – March 6, 2014 – SundanceTV announced today that the second season of its critically acclaimed scripted series “Rectify” will premiere on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 9:00pm ET/PT. The haunting story of a man released from prison after spending nearly two decades on death row, “Rectify” has been overwhelmingly well-received by critics and has landed on numerous year-end top ten lists in 2013. Matt Roush at TV Guide rated the series a “10 out of 10″ and called it “TV’s most absorbing, unsettling new drama.” The Daily Beast dubbed “Rectify” “the best new show of 2013″ and Mary McNamara at the Los Angeles Times said “‘Rectify’ is a revelation that sets a new standard… a game changer.” “Rectify” is created and written by Ray McKinnon (The Accountant, “Deadwood,” “Sons of Anarchy”) and executive produced by Mark Johnson and Melissa Bernstein, the Emmy Award(R) winning producers behind “Breaking Bad” and the upcoming “Halt and Catch Fire.”