Tour de France: Unchained is coming back for a second season and we've got all the details. Let's get right into it.
"Tour de France: Unchained" burst onto the Netflix scene earlier this year, offering viewers unprecedented access to the inner workings of the iconic cycling event. Originally released with French audio, the show provided a multitude of subtitle and dub options, including English, making it accessible to a global audience.
The initial eight episodes, which became available worldwide after premiering on France Télévisions, quickly made their mark. The series soared to the top 10 of non-English TV shows globally for a week, accumulating an impressive 8.2 million hours of views between June 11th and 18th.
The exciting news of "Tour de France: Unchained" season 2 was revealed via a Tweet from Netflix France. The Tour de France itself joined in the celebration with an additional Tweet, expressing gratitude to both Netflix France and France Télévisions for making the series possible. The camaraderie between the streaming giant and the cycling world is heartening for fans.
Season 2 of "Tour de France: Unchained" is set to follow the 2023 Tour de France. This legendary event spans 21 stages, kicking off in Northern Spain and culminating in the magnificent city of Paris. The competition will see 22 teams vying for the ultimate prize, ensuring high-stakes drama and intense rivalries.
As we eagerly anticipate the return of "Tour de France: Unchained," it's worth noting that this renewal is part of a broader trend. Netflix has also given the green light to other popular sporting documentaries like "Full Swing," "Formula 1: Drive to Survive," and "Break Point," all scheduled to make their return in 2024. These compelling series are produced by the esteemed British production company, Box to Box Films.
The resurgence of "Tour de France: Unchained" is just one piece of Netflix's commitment to sports storytelling. The streaming giant has an exciting lineup of sports documentaries in the pipeline, covering a diverse range of sports, including soccer, the NFL, rugby, and WWE. With an ever-expanding catalog of sports content, Netflix is poised to captivate and engage fans across the globe.
The renewal of "Tour de France: Unchained" for a second season on Netflix is a testament to the power of compelling storytelling and the global appeal of sports. As we gear up for another thrilling season, fans can rest assured that they'll once again be taken on an exhilarating journey into the heart of the Tour de France. With more sports documentaries on the horizon, Netflix continues to prove itself as a premier destination for sports enthusiasts and documentary aficionados alike. Stay tuned for another unforgettable ride when "Tour de France: Unchained" returns in 2024.