Netflix has officially confirmed that the legal drama series “The Lincoln Lawyer” will be returning for a second season in 2023. The show is based on the novel of the same name by Michael Connelly and follows the story of defense attorney Mickey Haller as he takes on high-profile cases in Los Angeles.
The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2 Release Date
The season 2 of “The Lincoln Lawyer” is set to premiere in May 2023, according to Netflix’s official announcement. This will be nearly three years after the release of the show’s first season, which debuted in March 2020. The show was initially set to start filming in 2020, but production was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2 Cast and Crew
Matthew McConaughey, who played the lead role of Mickey Haller in the film adaptation of the book, will not be returning for the TV series. Instead, actor Manuel Garcia-Rulfo has been cast in the role for the show’s season 2. Other confirmed cast members for the season 2 include Neve Campbell, who will play Mickey’s ex-wife, and Chris Bauer, who will play Mickey’s friend and fellow attorney Dennis “Cisco” Wojciechowski.
The show’s executive producers are David E. Kelley, who is known for creating legal dramas such as “Ally McBeal” and “The Practice,” and Ted Humphrey, who has worked on shows such as “The Good Wife” and “The Twilight Zone.” Kelley and Humphrey will also serve as showrunners for the season 2.
The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2 Plot and Storyline
“The Lincoln Lawyer” follows Mickey Haller, a defense attorney who works out of his Lincoln Town Car instead of an office. He takes on high-profile cases and defends clients who are often guilty. The season 2 of the show will be based on Connelly’s novel “The Brass Verdict,” which sees Mickey team up with detective Harry Bosch to investigate the murder of a prominent attorney.
The first season of the show was based on the novel “The Lincoln Lawyer” and saw Mickey defending a wealthy real estate developer accused of assaulting a prostitute. The show received positive reviews from critics and fans alike, with many praising McConaughey’s performance as the lead character.
Fans of legal dramas will be pleased to hear that “The Lincoln Lawyer” will be returning for a season 2 on Netflix in May 2023. With a new lead actor and an exciting storyline based on Michael Connelly’s novel “The Brass Verdict,” the show is sure to deliver more intense courtroom drama and suspense. Keep an eye out for more updates on the upcoming season as the premiere date approaches.