The Atlanta filmed ‘Powers’ was renewed for second season at Playstation.
The comic book drama was the first original scripted series for Playstation.
‘Powers’ is based on Brian Michael Bendis’ comic, and features Sharlto Copley as a cop who works in the Powers division of the police force and deals with crimes involving those endowed with special powers. ‘Powers’ season 2 will return in 2016.
‘Powers’ is ranked as Playstation Network’s most watched-series on the video game console, with Season one available to Playstation Network subscribers.
“The reception to Powers has been incredible, and we are thrilled to have successfully launched a platform for original content with the PlayStation gamer in mind,” said John Koller, vp platforms marketing at Sony Computer Entertainment America. We believe original content will continue to be a key pillar as we broaden the value proposition for PlayStation Plus, and were excited for whats to come with season two of Powers.
There is a lot to look forward to in season two for both new and existing fans of the series, as we broaden thePowers universe and bring even more of the fan-favorite characters and storylines to life,” said Jamie Erlicht, president of programming and development at SPT.