In not-so-shocking news, Amazon’s new comedy Transparent has been renewed for a second season. According to Deadline, the show will return sometime in 2015. This is only the second Amazon original series to get a second season, right behind Alpha House.
It’s not much of a surprise that Amazon wants to keep this one around. The series has garnered much critical acclaim since its premiere. The dark comedy stars Jeffrey Tambor as Maura, who has spent her life as Mort—the Pfefferman family patriarch, who reintroduces herself to her family, forcing everyone’s secrets finally start to come out.
While Amazon won’t give out many details to the show’s ratings, the have revealed that Transparent “has smashed Prime Instant Video records,” making it the No. 1 series since its premiere. Transparent is also the most binge-watched TV series on Prime Instant Video ever with nearly 80% of all viewers binging on two or more episodes in the same day.