Paramount+ today announced the second season of the hit series JOE PICKETT will premiere exclusively on the service with two episodes on Sunday, June 4 in the U.S. and Canada. The service also released a teaser trailer for the new season.
The series will also be available to stream on Paramount+ in Australia on Monday, June 5. Following the premiere, new episodes will drop weekly exclusively on Paramount+. Premiere dates in additional international markets will be announced at a later date.
In season two, Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett (Michael Dorman) discovers a hunter murdered in the mountains and realizes his is just one of a series of gruesome murders. To solve the case and catch the killer, Joe must navigate a radical anti-hunting activist, a ghoulish set of twins living off the grid and his own tortured past.
Joe and his wife, Marybeth (Julianna Guill), discover that the murdered men weren’t as innocent as they seemed. But when they dig too deep, they are forced to go on the run and fight for their very lives.
The series comes from acclaimed directors, showrunners and executive producers John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle (“Waco,” “Waco: The Aftermath”). Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher serve as executive producers for Red Wagon Entertainment. C.J. Box, author of The New York Times #1 bestselling book series of the same name, also serves as executive producer.
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About Paramount Television Studios
Paramount Television Studios (PTVS) is a leading content studio, developing and financing a wide range of cutting-edge and entertaining television programs across all media platforms for distribution worldwide. Next for PTVS to air on Paramount+ will be the musical event series GREASE: RISE OF THE PINK LADIES and the reimagining of the 80s cultural touchtone FATAL ATTRACTION, as well as the second season of JOE PICKETT. For Prime Video, PTVS is producing the highly anticipated final season of “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” starring John Krasinski, as well as “Reacher” and the upcoming “Cross.”
PTVS is also producing “The Spiderwick Chronicles” for Disney+ and “Time Bandits” for AppleTV+. Past series for PTVS include THE OFFER (Paramount+), AMERICAN GIGOLO (Showtime), “Station Eleven” (HBO Max), “Shantaram” (Apple TV+), “Defending Jacob” (Apple TV+), “Home Before Dark” (Apple TV+), “The Haunting of Bly Manor” (Netflix) and “The Haunting of Hill House” (Netflix). Paramount Television Studios is a subsidiary of Paramount (NASDAQ: PARA; PARAA), a global content company with premier television, film, and digital entertainment brands.
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