Starring Idris Elba hijack It's been the talk of the TV world for the past year, so it's no surprise that season 2 of this gripping drama is set to be released by Apple TV. The show will see Elba reprise his role as businessman Sam Nelson, who is caught in a hijacking during a seven-hour journey from Dubai to London.Details are being kept under wraps at this time, but Elba will appear in season 2 of Hijack. promises to “deliver the best results.'' Octaneback.”
The news comes via TV Line, which has obtained Idris Elba's official statement regarding the second season of the Apple TV Plus show. “After Season 1, I was stunned by the overwhelming audience response,” Elba says. And it appears the showrunners have found a way around what Elba previously told the site that the chances of a second season are “limited.” Sam is “not a cop, ex-military, spy, anything…Lightning is unlikely to strike in the same place.”
However, it's not so rare that the power of television and the best streaming services can't fix it. As Elba said at the time, “There's a way to bring Sam back, but we don't know what it is yet. But if the audience wants it, we'll make it happen.” It is clear that the people want it, and they are trying to make it happen.
Is Hijack worth streaming?
yes.If you've seen it luther – and Netflix luther Especially movies – Idris Elba's sheer charisma proves that even the most ridiculous stories can become highly watchable. hijack It's generally very good, with a current critic approval rating of 88% on Rotten Tomatoes.
The Globe and Mail said: “The series is patently silly and spends a little too much time chasing characters on the ground (including Archie Panjabi's counter-terrorism agent) rather than characters in the sky, but Elba manages to make the silliest characters sell.” You can easily move around the premises. ABC News agreed, saying, “Idris Elba as the passenger brings everything home safely — as if — a bona fide star who keeps the action moving.”
Like us, many critics preferred the real-time storytelling (think 24 in the Sky), which added more tension to the drama. Ringer said:hijack Inevitably, you'll remember a few different things. Air Force One, Inside Man, 24 Years Old, The Commuter…Elba really has this role. ”
This is so ridiculous that it doesn't stand up to scrutiny, but the same can be said about many of the best shows on Apple TV Plus. As USA Today puts it, “There are movie stars, flashy developments, and heart-rate-raising action” and a figurative ticking clock. It's a nice little reminder that television can be thrilling. ” Or, as the San Jose Mercury News puts it, “Pure adrenaline rush.”
season 1 hijack is now streaming on Apple TV Plus.