The first season of Netflix’s The Chestnut Man was everything the fans expected from the show and more. Ergo, the fans have been waiting for the returns of the psychological thriller series to return with The Chestnut Man Season 2 to continue the story. However, Netflix has been tight-lipped about the show’s future. So, here is what we know about the show’s return.
Created by Søren Sveistrup, David Sandreuter, and Dorte Warnøe Høgh, Netflix’s The Chestnut Man is a Neo-noir crime thriller based on the eponymous novel. The story takes place in a Norse village threatened by the titular serial killer.
Is The Chestnut Man Season 2 Coming?
The first season of Chestnut Man premiered on Netflix on September 29, 2021. Now, talking about the future of the series, we know that the first season received an overwhelming response from fans and critics alike. Therefore, it will be a surprise if Netflix doesn’t try to capitalize on its success. However, even after almost one year, the streaming giant has not officially renewed the show for The Chestnut Man Season 2. So. viewers will have to wait further till anything is cleared.
How Did The First Season End?
After Hess concluded that Genz was the murderer, Europol searched Genz’s deserted flat at the end of the first season. He searches for the murderer in vain. Thulin finds police monitoring devices and images of the crime sites committed by the Chestnut Man within the farmhouse. Meanwhile, Simon Genz confessed to Thulin that he is the Chestnut Man. Along with several German newspapers, the authorities discovered a photo of Astrid, Genz’s twin, proving that Simon still keeps tabs on her and that she is somewhere in Germany.
Genz restrained Rosa and stabbed her in hand as a result of Rosa’s demand for information on her kidnapped daughter. Hess locates the chestnut farm in another area and rushes to find Genz. Genz, though, strikes him in the head with a wrench when he gets there. Though Thulin managed to flee the flaming house, he was swiftly apprehended and thrown into Genz’s automobile. Hess helped Rosa to escape, and the two did so through a basement window.
Hess approached Genz and attempted to run him over. A branch impales the Chestnut Man as Thulin takes the steering wheel and crashes the automobile into a tree. While Kristine is with Astrid, the cops travel to Germany. She was taken into custody, Kristine went back home, and Thulin and her daughter are reunited.
Who Could Star In The Chestnut Man Season 2?
The cast of the crime drama sereis stars Danica Curcic as Naia Thulin, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard as Mark Hess, and David Dencik in the role of Simon Genz. Moreover, the cast also features Lars Ranthe as Nylander, Iben Dorner playing Rosa Hartung, and Esben Dalsgaard Anderssen portraying Steen Hartung.
Furthermore, Liva Forsberg as Le Thulin, Louis Næss-Schmidt playing Gustav Hartung, Ali Kazim as Nehru. If the series returns with The Chestnut Man Season 2, most of the main cast members are expected to return in their roles. At the same time, we can also expect some new characters in the potential second season.