Sacred Games season two, which was released on Netflix yesterday (Wednesday, August 15) is an adaptation of the second part of the Vikram Chandra b
Sacred Games season two, which was released on Netflix yesterday (Wednesday, August 15) is an adaptation of the second part of the Vikram Chandra book of the same name. The Netflix series, however, may continue past its original source book for Sacred Games season three. Netflix has not announced whether there will be another series of Sacred Games, but the show is a known hit for them so season three is likely to be coming soon.
Will Sacred Games end after season 2?
Sacred Games showrunner Vikramaditya Motwane has said in a recent interview that the show could continue past the original novel.
He told the Hindustan Times: “Should things go on we’ll make things up.”
Actor Saif Ali Khan, who plays Sartaj Singh in Sacred Games, has also suggested that season three could come at some point in the future.
He told Press Trust of India: “This story ends at the end of this season.
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“So I don’t know if they will extend it. (But) There is always scope for more.”
The first series of Sacred Games used material from the first 500 pages of the epic novel, while season two uses the last 500 pages.
However, the series has already added extra elements that are not in the novel.
For example, the character of Batya (played by Kalki Koechlin) in Sacred Games season two is a new character who does not appear in the novel.
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Season one also replaced Ganesh Gaitonde’s (Nawazuddin Siddiqui) main love interest from the book, Zoya, with Kukoo (Kubbra Sait).
Sacred Games has been a hit for Netflix, so they are sure to be keen for more episodes.
Although Netflix rarely released viewing figure for its shows, the company’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos has called the series a “great success.”
Netflix also revealed that two out of three of Sacred Games’ viewers were from outside India, suggesting the show has been an international hit.
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However, Netflix has not yet confirmed Sacred Games season three.
Season two was commissioned in September 2018 after series one aired in July.
As such, we should know whether there will be another season of the show by late autumn 2019.
Express.co.uk will update this article when we know more about Sacred Games season three.
Sacred Games season 2 is streaming now on Netflix
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