Into the Badlands Renewed

Into the Badlands Snags Season 2 Renewal at AMC

Here’s some renewal news from AMC that kicks butt (and a number of other body parts).

The cable network announced on Tuesday that it has renewed its martial-arts drama Into the Badlands for a 10-episode second season. TVLine’s Cable Renewal Scorecard has been updated to reflect the news.

Season 2 of the Daniel Wu action vehicle will premiere in 2017.

According to AMC, Into the Badlands averaged 5.6 million viewers per episode, including a 3.4 rating in the 18-49 demo, using live + 7-day ratings DVR ratings.

Simultaneous to its U.S. launch, AMC Global will premiere new episodes within minutes of the U.S. broadcast, similar to its rollout in 125 countries for its debut season.

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  1. Murica! says:

    Great news!! I really liked the first season.

  2. wrstlgirl says:

    Cool, it’s a good show. Just don’t make us watch this before Talking Dead again.

    • Mike M says:

      WD / TD will run out together, then it will be replaced by Fear TWD / Fearfully Talking About This Dead Show Walking. Then we will get Into The Badlands / Into Talking Badly About Land (& Swords). Hopefully by around 2020 Cable standards will get where AMC are happy to make a show simply called Well Cr*p, so we can just get on down to the really cool title we all want to see – Talking Sh#t. And yes I do and will watch them all – Damn you Chris Hardwick lol

  3. alex says:

    Awsome news! Daniel kicks ass plus cinematography is first class.

  4. Couch Mom says:


  5. Steveo says:

    Speaking of Gough and Miller, any chance of a SHANNARA renewal?

  6. Joey Padron says:

    Happy the show got renewed! Season 1 was really good!

  7. APFW says:

    I am pleased, the martial arts scenes were entertaining. I was wondering why the renewal announcement was not forthcoming.

    • JPB says:

      My guess is they never dreamed it would be as successful as it was this is why we have to wait until 2017 so they were definitely. unprepared

  8. Ray Watts says:

    Even tho we have to wait till 2017. I will be there to look at season 2. I love this series and can not wait.

  9. Kris Meachum says:

    This series needs to stay on the air!!! There is no other show like this one. The story is great, the martial arts are amazing!! Great acting and even better cinematography. I’m glad to hear it’s coming just wish it was sooner. I hope it stays on!!

  10. cleetus says:

    I can’t wait, awesome news!

  11. safistikaytdlayd says:

    YES!!! great show and great acting!!! The fight scenes are mind blowing!!! As many other commenters stated the cinematography is awesome!!! Can’t wait!!! Is AMC playing S1 on their site?

  12. tvjunkie says:

    Keeping it off the air for more than a year is a good way to tank the ratings for season 2

  13. The general says:

    Great. I can’t wait to see Wu kicking more ass
    Great show

  14. Ronin says:

    The first season was so intriguing. I don’t get truly excited to watch many shows so I am glad it has been renewed. I do wish it was returning sooner but it will give me something to look forward to. I would like for Chris do Talking Badlands, if that’s possible. I like the guest appearances on his show, and I like the discussions analyzing their characters. Let’s be honest, there are some fantastic characters on this show.

  15. erick joseph says:

    why till 2017? we need it nw

  16. Diana Espnes says:

    So excited, my favorite new series perfect acting great fighting and love the flavor of the show

  17. Tambria Price says:

    I was angry when I thought that there wasn’t gonna be a season 2. I looked forward to watching this show every week when it came on. Please hurry up and get it back on!!!! I love it!

  18. David says:

    So, did season 2 start already? If so no notice of it on AMC! Or if not til 2017 as suggested below , why do we have to wait so long? and lastly AMC has wierd formatting, great show but crappy network!

  19. THANK YOU AND!!! Super excited!!!!

  20. Esther Matat says:

    I’m excited for season 2 of into the Badlands! This is an awesome series. Hopefully season 2 starts soon. I can’t wait!

  21. Pious says:

    Great news i love the show its the best action series i have ever seen but making us wait till 2017 is not fair.

  22. Michael says:

    It’s about time you know that some people still out here that would like to see I think you would be a great series. I hope the next series just as good as when it first started I am definitely a Critic but I really like this show and so does my dad he’s the one that peep me up on it and as far as the martial arts I’ve been around martial arts almost all my life since I was growing up and the choreography for into the Badlands definitely definitely superb

  23. scott olson says:

    I am very happy that there is going to be a second series into the badlands. I wished the series would start in 2016 instead of 2017. It was one of my favorite new shows that came out !!!

  24. naxzeer shukura says:

    2017. Isn’t that to long enough

  25. Pat says:

    Please hurry I can’t wait for season two

  26. Frank G says:

    Great news! Into The Badlands is one of my favorite shows. I wish season 2 would air sooner.

  27. Sherrie says:

    Been waiting!! Wishing I didn’t have to wait until 2017 though!

  28. Katie says:

    Long wait!!! Hope they’re making it worth it!!! Best action show on TV, cinematography is awesome. Enjoyed watching the behind the scenes even…. Glad to hear it’s been renewed. Keep up the killer shows AMC!!! Daniel Wu is awesome:)

  29. I loved this show., kept the adrenaline flowing. So, we have to wait until 2017 for the new season. So sad. I’ll be waiting.

  30. Susan lias says:

    Yesssssssss…… I’ve been waiting. I love this show

  31. blueprint says:

    seriously this movie is the one of the best martial act tv series i ve ever watch so far .keep it up guys.

  32. Bly says:

    We can’t wait…..

  33. ray says:

    need to come out in 2016

  34. Yo. says:

    I absolutely love this show. It’s fresh, it’s intense and there are lots of twists and unexpected deceit. Really great actors. . I wish that they could bring it on like soon. .

  35. Hilary says:

    i love with the thriller can’t wait for season 2

  36. Jon says:

    Hell’s yeah 🤘!!

  37. Marcella Haynie says:

    I love this show, so glad it is coming back

  38. Sarah Tyler says:

    I really love the show! Was freaking out when I heard it might not get pick up for a second season, just found out it did I’m so happy it’s a awesome show! Thanks can’t wait I’m a big fan.

  39. Rhonda Herring says:

    Yes!! AMC now stands for Action Movie Chanel! !! I’m so happy to be able to watch good action movies without boobs and butts flashing me. Keep it up AMC your the only chanel I watch for multiple shows/movies. Great job.

  40. fuad says:

    Please why you don’t start season 4? start it please! !!

  41. shaftd says:

    I love Enter the Badlands, the martial arts are excellent and the storyline is very good. I can’t wait for season 2!

  42. Leah Marie says:

    I wish it would come back sooner.. Esp now that Fear the Walking Dead is on break for the next two months.. Hopefully The Preacher will be a good distraction..

  43. Roland Walker says:

    Into the badlands was, in my opinion, one of the best shows on tv. Why is it taking another year to start the 2nd season? Sorry, but this sucks!! it was just starting to answer questions about the mysterious black eyed bad asses. or raise more.

  44. Maria says:

    2017 really for the 2nd series. Wow! But I cannot wait!

  45. Ed says:

    I guess we have to wait. The shows really good 10 episodes that’s kind of short.

  46. Baron kwabe says:

    Sorry when is the season 2 for into the badlands comeing out

  47. Danny Obi says:

    Is super fantastic into the badland. I love it and can’t just wait for season.

  48. kelvin says:

    2017 is far please