Some unexpected and exciting Sanditon news came from Amazon Prime in the UK this week.
Sanditon fans haven’t given up showing an overwhelming amount of love for the show though.
Despite the fan love, there has still been no news about a second season from ITV or PBS.
In a positive development, however, the official UK Twitter account for Amazon Prime Video tweeted their support for the show on Wednesday.
They wrote: “#SaveSanditon Squad, we hear you and we’re doing what we can. Please could you retweet this to let us know how many of you there are so we can make a case for a new season?”
#SaveSanditon Squad, we hear you and we’re doing what we can. Please could you retweet this to let us know how many of you there are so we can make a case for a new season? P.S. Don’t use multiple accounts or we’ll get in trouble pic.twitter.com/FBfyfG87kb
— Amazon Prime Video UK (@primevideouk) June 17, 2020
This certainly suggests that Amazon Prime is considering the possibility of funding a second season!
Sanditon writer Andrew Davies had previously hinted that a streaming service like Netflix or Amazon could continue the show independently from ITV and PBS.
He reassured fans with this hopeful message: “Hang on in there. Keep giving the show all your love because we’d love to give you lots more of it.”
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The cast of Sanditon recently revealed what they hope the future holds for their characters if Season 2 happens.
While we wait for more news, check out the official soundtrack album featuring music from the show, and The World of Sanditon: The Official Companion, a gorgeous book providing an exclusive look behind the scenes.
Sanditon is available on DVD on Amazon.