‘Zoo’ is an American thriller drama series that has been aired on the CBS for its first season that premiered from June 30, 2015. The Series is based on a novel that was released in 2012 and was written by James Pattersen and Michael Ledwidge. The series had concluded after the telecast of 13 series episodes on September 15. The series has been created by Josh Appelbaum, Andre Nemec, Jeff Pinkner and Scott Rosenberg.
There are reports of violent animal attacks taking place all over the world. This is basically portraying a weird behavior of animals against the humans. The plot goes around Jackson Oz who is an American zoologist who notices the collective and co-ordinated ferocious attacks of animals on humans. He is on an expedition to Africa and along with Abraham who is a Kenyan resident and a safari guide, a Los Angeles reporter and a French intelligence report seeks to investigate into the rampant behavior of animals across the globe.
Zoo Season 1
The first TV series was moderately received by audience as well as critics. The show received 5.5 out of 10 rating from critics on Rotten Tomatoes while the audience rated the show at 3.1 out of 5. On the Metacritic the show received an average rating of 55 percent approval from the critics (26 critics reviews) while the audience gave a rating of 5.3 out of 10 (based on 28 reviews). The premiere episode of the series ‘The First Blood’ had a viewership of nearly 8.18 million.
Zoo Season 2 Release Date
In the middle of March this year, CBS had announced the renewal of the series that would be premiered on June 28, 2016 at 9 pm. The show is expected to garner increased viewership this time.
Zoo Season 3 Release Date
Based upon the performance of the second series, it would be very likely that CBS announces the renewal of Zoo in a third series that would premiere in the last of June 2017. The reception of the Zoo 2 series by both critics and audience would determine the telecast of the third series.
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