Mary isn’t quitting anytime soon. Recently, it was announced Global Television has renewed the TV series Mary Kills People for a second season.
The dark dramedy, which airs on Lifetime in the U.S., stars Caroline Dhavernas as Mary Harris, a single mother and physician who also operates a mercy-killing business on the side. The cast also includes Jay Ryan, Richard Short, Lyriq Bent, Greg Bryk, Abigail Winter, Grace Lynn Kung, Katie Douglas, Alexandra Castillo, Sebastien Roberts, Lola Flanery, Natalie Lisinska, and Jess Salgueiro.
Mary Kills People has been a breakout hit for both Global Television and Lifetime. The show’s first season brought in decent ratings for Lifetime, earning an average rating of .17 in the 18-49 demo and 634,000 viewers.
Global has ordered six episodes of season two of Mary Kills People, with production slated to begin this summer. It’s still unclear if Lifetime will pick up season two, but it seems likely given the show’s success.
Read more info below:
Global welcomes a new season of one of the most buzzed-about series on both sides of the border, its critically-acclaimed drama Mary Kills People – officially greenlit for six episodes with production beginning this summer in and around Toronto. Produced by Entertainment One (eOne) and Cameron Pictures, and starring Caroline Dhavernas as Dr. Mary Harris, an overworked single mother and ER doctor, the series follows Mary’s exploits as she balances the needs of her family and her day job with helping terminal patients end their lives on their terms – all while eluding the police, who are determined to bring her down.”
What do you think? Have you seen Mary Kills People? Are you excited for season two?