Some great news today for fans of the new ‘Quantum Leap’ series starring Raymond Lee as NBC has officially renewed the series for Season 2.
The renewal for a second season of ‘Quantum Leap’ follows impressive numbers for the freshman series including ranking as NBC’s best-ever drama launch on Peacock and currently the #2 new broadcast show of the season in the 18-49 demo. The pilot episode of the series has so far reached a 2.0 rating in the 18-49 demo and 10.8 million viewers across linear, digital and streaming platforms according to the network.
Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television and Streaming commented on the renewal. “We’re leaping into a second season thanks to the incredible work by our cast, producers, writers and everyone who has played a role in giving this iconic NBC series a new life,” said Katz. “As we continue to bring audiences to our must-watch dramas, it’s gratifying to know ‘Quantum Leap’ will have a prominent place next season both on our NBC schedule and next day on Peacock.”
The series stars Raymond Lee, Ernie Hudson, Caitlin Bassett, Mason Alexander Park and Nanrisa Lee. Martin Gero serves as executive producer along with Dean Georgaris, Don Bellisario, Deborah Pratt, Chris Grismer, Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt. Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, produces in association with I Have an Idea! Entertainment, Belisarius Productions and Quinn’s House Productions. *credits via NBC Entertainment.