your honor the rule of law will not bend for much longer. In a new interview, series star Bryan Cranston says season 2 of Showtime’s legal drama will be its last.
“I’m [currently] preparation for the second and last season of your honorwhich is a limited series I made for Showtime,” Cranston said on Dax Shepard’s armchair expert podcasting. “As they tell me, it got higher ratings than any other series they’ve ever had – and so one more season of that.”
TVLine has reached out to Showtime for comment.
Originally intended as a limited series, season 1 of your honor starring Cranston as Michael Desiato, a respected New Orleans judge whose teenage son Adam (The truth is being told‘s Hunter Doohan), was involved in a hit-and-run that led to “a high-stakes game of lies, deceit and impossible choices,” according to the official logline. The Season 1 finale aired in February 2021 (read our recap), while a Season 2 extension followed in August.
Meanwhile, our sister site Deadline reports that Season 1 writer Joey Hartstone has been elevated to showrunner for Season 2, succeeding Peter Moffat.
In addition to Cranston, Michael Stuhlbarg (call me by your name), Hope Davis (love life), Carmen Ejogo (Selma), Isiah Whitlock Jr. †The wire) and Sofia Black-D’Elia (Single Drunk Wife† Guest stars included Maura Tierney (the affair), Amy Landecker (Transparent), Margo Martindale (The Americans), Lorraine Toussaint (the equalizer) and Keith Machekanyanga (the newcomer) – the latter of whom has been promoted to series regular for Season 2.
A premiere date for the 10-episode swan song has not yet been announced.