Transparent Renewed for Season 2

Transparent Renewed Season 2

Citing Transparent‘s “overwhelming success” and “incredibly positive viewer response,” Amazon Studios has greenlit the acclaimed dysfunctional family drama for a second season, it was announced on Thursday.

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Transparent, which stars Jeffrey Tambor (a TVLine Performer of the Week) and released its 10 freshman episodes on Sept. 26, stands as the most binge-watched TV series on Prime Instant Video — with nearly 80 percent of all viewers watching two or more episodes of the series in the same day, a consumption rate higher than any previous release.

“We are absolutely thrilled that the response to Transparent has been so positive,” Amazon Studios VP Roy Price said in a statement. “Given all this great feedback, it only makes sense to bring the Pfeffermans back next year in Season 2.”

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Transparent Season 2 will be released sometime in 2015.