A part from the Ripper Street season 3 press conference that took place on February 26, 2014 found its way on youtube, thanks to FilmBeat!
There are small clips from the second season in this video. You can hear Matthew Macfadyen’s reaction concerning the revival at 2:05.
The three Ripperteers vs new villain Jedediah Shine
at the presser for Ripper Street’s return 26 Feb, 2014
ANNOUNCED TODAY. BBC America’s Ripper Street has been renewed for a third season. Read the full press release here.
New York – February 26, 2014 –Announced today, BBC AMERICA’s critically acclaimed drama series Ripper Street has been commissioned for a third season. From producers Tiger Aspect Productions and Lookout Point, Ripper Street will continue to be co-produced by BBC AMERICA and in a new landmark deal, Amazon has acquired UK subscription streaming rights.
Starring Matthew Macfadyen (Anna Karenina), Jerome Flynn (Game of Thrones), Adam Rothenberg (Elementary) and MyAnna Buring (Downton Abbey) and created by BAFTA nominated Richard Warlow (Waking the Dead, Mistresses), the crime drama is set against the notorious ‘H Division,’ the Police Precinct charged with keeping order on the meanest streets imaginable – late Victorian London’s Whitechapel district. The eight-part second season premiered in the US on BBC AMERICA on Saturday, February 22.
The series is a vivid, sensual and violent drama that explores the lives of those who have seen the worst of humankind, but who nonetheless struggle each day to bring law to the lawless in the dark heart of London, as it stumbles toward the Twentieth Century. Filming on season three will begin in May 2014.
Where is Reid in Season 2?
Ripper Street’s season 2 premiere airs Saturday, February 22nd at 9/8c on BBC America.
Ripper Street’s leading man, Matthew MacFadyen, discusses what Inspector Reid has been through since Season 1, and where he finds himself now. Catch him in the season premiere on Saturday February 22 at 9/8c on BBC AMERICA!