ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — There’s going to be plenty more of “The Night Shift.”
The freshman drama premiered in May to nearly 8 million viewers and NBC just gave the green light for a season two. It has averaged more than 6 million viewers during its summer run.
The series – filmed at Albuquerque Studios – has become the No. 1 scripted series on network and cable this summer for the key demographic of 18-49. NBC’s order for the second season will consist of 14 episodes.
The series is created by Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah and is centered on the night shift medical staff at San Antonio Memorial Hospital. It stars Eoin Macken, Jill Flint, Freddy Rodriguez, Daniella Alonso, Ken Leung, Robert Bailey Jr., Jeananne Goossen, JR Lemon, Brendan Fehr and Scott Wolf.
Be sure to check out Sunday Journal’s ReelNM column to read more about Eoin Macken and his time in the Duke City.