There is no doubting that Netflix consistently provides us with high-quality material and programs to watch in our spare time in order to amuse and refresh ourselves from our hectic daily lives. Netflix has a larger following than other OTT platforms since it offers a diverse range of content. This time, Netflix has created a one-of-a-kind dark and scary criminal thriller that has the viewers impressed and giving them goosebumps. The series is called “The Chestnut Man,” and it was only released on Netflix a few weeks ago. Fans have already begun asking for a second season. We have discussed whether or not The Chestnut Man Season 2 will be renewed, as well as the anticipated release date, cast, and storyline.
Release Date for Season 2 of The Chestnut Man
This Danish criminal thriller television series is based on Søren Sveistrup’s book of the same name, for which he is also a writer with Dorte W. Høgh. The series premiered on September 29, 2021, with six episodes lasting about 50-60 minutes each.
The series was just recently published; therefore, it is much too early to make any predictions about the next renewal season. Typically, Netflix will take some time to assess how well a specific series is doing with viewers and reviewers, as well as whether the program is worth providing another season too.
Because The Chestnut Man is a new series with a short runtime, it is too early to assess its reviews and ratings. However, the program received a 9.3/ 10 rating on IMDb, indicating that it was a great success. The fans who have already go through all the episodes of the first season, deliberately appreciate the storyline of the series.
We may expect a lot more additional seasons in the series’ episodes if this Netflix series becomes a huge success, as it has every right to be.
The cast of Season 2 of The Chestnut Man
It is directed by Mikkel Serup and Kasper Barfoed and written by Søren Sveistrup. Other cast includes:
- Esben Dalgaard Andersen in the role of Steen Hartung
- Danica Curcic in the role of Naia Thulin
- Iben Dorner in the role of Rosa Hartung
- David Dencik in the role of Simon Genz
- Liva Forsberg in the role of Le Thulin
- Ali Kazim in the role of Nehru
- Mikkel Boe Følsgaard in the role of Mark Hess
- Louis Næss-Schmidt in the role of Gustav Hartung
- Lars Ranthe in the role of Nylander
- Morten Brovn in the role of Frederik Vogel
- Anders Hove in the role of Aksel
- Marie-Lydie Melono Nokouda in the role of Liv Christiansen
- Kristian Høgh Jeppesen in the role of Engells
- Anders Nyborg in the role of Abildgård
- Olaf Højgaard in the role of Tim Jansen
- Arian Kashef in the role of Jacob Rasouli
- Christiane Gjellerup Koch in the role of Deputy Assistant Commissioner
As previously mentioned, it is much too early to guess about the cast members for the second season since nothing has been announced or confirmed. However, if season 2 occurs, we can expect the main cast, as well as additional supporting and side cast members, to return.
Recap of Season 1 of The Chestnut Man
Thulin and her reluctant accomplice, Hess, investigate a horrific murder in the first episode. Rosa Hartung, a lawmaker, returns to work after her daughter disappears. In the second episode, Hess employs unusual tactics to prove a theory regarding the Hartung case. The analysts are following up on a lead related to an instant message. Rosa is in jeopardy once again. The third episode of this series shows how and when Thulin and Hess made a risky plan to lure the killer towards them, as the killer was propagating towards a possible target.
In the fourth episode, the analysts discover abnormalities as they delve further into the Kristine Hartung probe, while the warnings against Rosa take an unpleasant turn. Thulin and Hess cannot stop thinking about the unresolved questions that hang over their case in Episode 5. Rosa’s profession disentangles like a childhood memory. In the sixth episode of the series, Thulin and Hess were continuously fighting to save innocent lives. In this episode, the killer’s thinking process was also revealed and the mystery of The Chestnut Man came into the limelight.
The plot of Season 2 of The Chestnut Man
The Chestnut Man is a thrilling, violent, and mysterious crime series that is packed with suspense. As per looper.com, it follows two criminal detectives as they try to solve a series of mysterious murders in a quiet Copenhagen neighborhood. The first episode of the series starts with the finding of a corpse of a young lady at a playground.
One of the young lady’s hands was gone after she was brutally murdered. A little doll fashioned of chestnuts and matchsticks lays next to her sleeping body. Naia Thulin, a young analyst, and her new partner, Mark Hess, are investigating the case in the hopes of uncovering evidence that will lead to the arrest of the serial killer. Very soon, they come across a piece of evidence related to the missing young girl of government official Rosa Hartung. That girl had been missing for almost a year, and everyone believed that she had died. Thulin and Hess take their action before the perpetrator hits again.
Trailer for The Chestnut Man
The program is trailer and teaser have been released on Netflix and are also available on YouTube. We have included the trailer for The Chestnut Man for your viewing pleasure.