You know that if you are able to renew your first original show you are doing good. And that´s exactly what happened to Sundance Channel, renewing Rectify for season two, after only a week after premiere.
The second season renewal order for Rectify will be for ten more episodes slated for the 2013 2014 season.
When Daniel Holden (Aden Young) is released after nearly 20 years of complete
isolation on Death Row, he returns as an outsider to his family, to his community, and to
the times. Somehow, he survived the mental and emotional strain of his imprisonment, but now the walls have suddenly come crumbling down and Daniel is set free in a world he no longer understands. He’s an outsider, lost in a once familiar world, struggling to navigate his new found freedom. Combined with two decades of technological and social changes to his small town and the larger world, everything he encounters is a puzzle.
Daniel’s unexpected presence not only throws his family into disarray, it ripples out to all
the people connected to his case – the prosecutor who rode the notoriety to become a
State Senator, the Sheriff who pushed the boundaries of the investigation, and the entire
town of Paulie, GA, that blamed him for killing one of their own. Like a deadly spark,
Daniel’s release reignites the mystery, the power plays, and the questionable justice that
Episodes of Rectify Season One still to air
Monday, May 6th at 10:00pm et/pt
104: Plato’s Cave
Janet’s day in town with Daniel becomes a media spectacle. Back on the case, Sheriff Daggett questions Trey Willis about a missing witness. Daniel and Tawney connect in unexpected ways.
Monday, May 13th at 10:00pm et/pt
105: Drip, Drip
Daniel loses his grip on reality as he wrestles with life after Death Row. Following a surreal night with a mysterious stranger, he finds himself at odds with Ted Jr. – who questions Daniel’s innocence.
Monday, May 20th at 10:00pm et/pt
106: Jacob’s Ladder
As the town’s anger hits the boiling point, Daniel’s family goes on alert. Foulkes presses the D.A. for a retrial. Ted Jr. and Tawney recover from disturbing encounters. Trey Willis searches for the missing George Melton. Daniel must decide his future.
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