‘The Equalizer’ Has Been Renewed for a Season 2 at CBS

CBS has announced that The Equalizer starring Queen Latifah as the first female Equalizer, has been renewed for a second season.
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CBS has announced that The Equalizer starring Queen Latifah as the first female Equalizer, has been renewed for a second season.

For fans of The Equalizer, March 9 became an exciting day as CBS revealed that viewers will be able to watch Robyn McCall continue to fight crime and balance life as a single mother to her daughter Delilah for another season.

CBS has announced that The Equalizer starring Queen Latifah as the first female Equalizer, has been renewed for a second season.
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The series follows Queen Latifah as the starring role, Robyn McCall, the mysterious and skillful former CIA operative. She also functions as a guardian angel for those that are in trouble and have nowhere else to turn to for help. Viewers have watched Latifah raise her daughter Delilah (Laya DeLeon Hayes), and have a close friendship with William Bishop (Chris Noth), a former CIA handler.

CBS has announced that The Equalizer starring Queen Latifah as the first female Equalizer, has been renewed for a second season.
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President of CBS Entertainment Kelly Kahl issued a statement on behalf of the network stating, “The Equalizer has proven more than equal to the task of engaging viewers and racking up wins on Sunday night, and we’re extremely proud to see this outstanding broadcast drama, led by Queen Latifah, punch through the competitive landscape and return for a second season.”

CBS has announced that The Equalizer starring Queen Latifah as the first female Equalizer, has been renewed for a second season.
Barbara Nitke / CBS

The actress took to social media herself to share the exciting news. She captioned her tweet, “Excited to share that we will have a Season 2 for #TheEqualizer !”

Fans of the drama took to social media to congratulate the stellar cast members on a job well done.

Fans are beyond excited to see what comes next in the new series. You can watch the first four episodes of The Equalizer on CBS. New episodes air on Sundays from 8 – 9 PM ET/PT.