Limitless Season 2: When will the second season of the show return? More details

Limitless Season 2: For all the Limitless thriller series fans, there might be some news- The film might have a second season of Limitless! The series is roused from 2011 film that passed by a similar name. Read below to know every detail regarding the same.



Limitless is an American comedy-drama television series which was based on the 2011 film of the same name. It was originally aired on CBS from 22nd September 2015 to 26th April 2016.


The comedy series stars Jake McDorman as Brian Finch who discovers the power of a mysterious drug named NZT-48.

The drug is said to unlock the full potential of the human brain and gives the user enhanced mental faculties.

Limitless Season 2 CAST-

The main cast of this series includes the following mentioned-

  • Jake McDorman as Brian Finch
  • Jennifer Carpenter as Agent Rebecca (FBI Special Agent)
  • Hill Harper as Agent Spelman (FBI Agent)
  • Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio as Nasreen “Naz” (FBI Special Agent)

The cast includes many others as well.

Limitless Season 2 PLOT-

The plot revolves around the story of a failed musician who unleashes his brain’s full powers and capabilities with a new drug. He is hired by the FBI to solve the hardest cases in the show based on the 2011 film.

Limitless was basically based on the myth that human beings only use 10 % of their brains and when they surpass that amount, they unlock magical abilities. All of this happens because of the special ability that he is asked to join the FBI.

Although all this makes him rich and successful, everything comes at some cost. The dangerous side effects of the drug along with the enemies he makes on the way soon begin to threaten him.

Is the show Limitless Season 2 cancelled by CBS?

Soon after its season finale in 2016, Limitless was cancelled by the CBS. Although the show debuted to strong and huge ratings, it gradually dipped as the series progressed. The CBS President Glen Geller felt as if he hadn’t been able to connect with the audience and viewers.

While the first season ended on a cliffhanger note, the network opted not to renew the show.

It was also because of the ratings of the show so low that we’re unable to take another platform

Currently, there is no news on its renewal.

Stay tuned and we will keep you updated for all information related to the same.

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