Sweet Magnolias will likely be one of the best-hidden gems added to Netflix in 2020. The feel-good drama fell on Netflix in May 2020, but it has left us wanting more. Will Sweet Magnolias return for season 2 on Netflix? What can we expect and when can we expect the release date? Let’s dive in.
The series comes from Sheryl J. Anderson, known primarily for her work on Charmed and Ties that Bind. The story is about the bond between three women, as they all face their own unique challenges. The series was first announced in 2018 and was finally released on Netflix on May 19, 2020.
Sweet Magnolias sadly has to follow most Netflix originals pending a season two renewal several months after the initial release.
What this allows Netflix to do is assess the impact of the show and whether it is financially viable for the show.
The closest we’ve come to a revamp so far is a GIF posted by the showrunner indicating that he’s hard at work writing the upcoming season.
How Has Sweet Magnolias Performed On Netflix?
The good news is that there is good evidence that the program is working well, particularly in the United States. According to our most popular page, the series reached # 5 in Australia, # 2 in Canada, # 3 in the Netherlands, # 4 in the UK, and is on the top 10 list in Spain, Mexico, and New Zealand.
What To Expect From Sweet Magnolias Season 2?
There’s a wide variety of questions in season 2, especially after the dramatic way season 1 came to a close, especially in the last 10 minutes.
The big cliffhanger at the end of season 1 is the result of the after-dance party fight. It led to a car accident and Kyle is currently unconscious. However, it was never revealed who the passenger in the car is, so that’s the main question leading up to Season 2.
Elsewhere, Maddie is already tense over the fact that her ex-partner has suggested that they give their relationship another chance while using their children as a good reason to try.
Helen got separated from her boyfriend from time to time, so it will be interesting to see what happens there, especially since she is desperate for a child.
Finally, Dana has problems of her own trying to keep her business afloat and is now faced with the fact that she may have a separated child working in her kitchen.
As you may know, the show is based on a series of novels that spanned 11 books in total. These include:
So there’s a lot more source material to cover from Sheryll Woods, but it remains to be seen how accurate the Netflix series holds up with the original source material.
When Will Season 2 Of Sweet Magnolias Be On Netflix?
Assuming a quick revamp and production opens in Georgia, where the series is filming in no time, the show could easily return to Netflix sometime in 2021.
Unfortunately, we cannot provide a better estimate given the current variables in play.
What To Watch On Netflix In The Meantime?
We’ll have a full list of what to watch after Sweet Magnolias end soon, but here are some quick suggestions.
Virgin river It is the best comparison we have. It’s a feel-good Netflix show that made it to Netflix without much fanfare and is luckily getting a second season this summer. Many people compare the show to Gilmore Girls which is definitely worth watching and Dixie’s Stag is another excellent series with a lot of similarities.
Now we’ll leave you with a few fans we’ve found online who are also yearning for a second season.
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