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EPIX Renews Documentary Series ‘America Divided’ for Season Two

Number of New Episodes Ordered Not Confirmed

EPIX has announced the second-season renewal documentary series “America Divided,” at the 2017 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour. The 4-episode second season will premiere on EPIX in 2018.

Season one of “America Divided” presented stories about the critical issues tearing at our society—from the criminal justice system and education, to housing and heroin, to threats facing American democracy itself. In Season Two, Norman Lear and Jesse Williams return as executive producers and correspondents with another cast of celebrated Americans to continue the series’ mission to explore America’s most urgent challenges. The second season will once again go cross-country to investigate the forces driving us apart and introduce viewers to ordinary people engaged in extraordinary efforts to overcome our country’s racial, class, gender, religious and partisan divides.

Divided Films and RadicalMedia, the production companies responsible for Season One of the series, will return for season two. Series creators Solly Granatstein, Lucian Read and Richard Rowley will return for Divided Films, as will Jon Kamen and Justin Wilkes for Radical Media. Along with Lear, Brent Miller of Act III Productions will return as an executive producer.…4756.6784.3.6917.….0…1.1.64.psy-ab..0.6.718…0i30k1j33i21k1j33i160k1.WwgoxyRZyfQ&pbx=1&bav=on.2,or.r_cp.&ech=1&psi=-od3WaijFIP8-AGmzKqwAw.1501005814269.9&ei=C4h3WcqeLIL5-AHNiI3YAg&emsg=NCSR&noj=1

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US ( Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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