‘Derek’ Season 2 Premiere Date Announced by Netflix

Season two of Ricky Gervais’ comedy Derek is set to hit Netflix on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 12:01 AM PT. Gervais is the writer, director, star and executive producer of the comedy about a gentle man whose generous spirit shines through at the retirement home where he works. All six, 30-minute episodes will be available on the premiere date in all Netflix territories aside from Britain where the series will air on Channel 4.

“Ricky is a terrific partner and he has created a heartfelt character, in Derek, that Netflix members have fallen in love with,” said Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer in a statement. “His attention to detail and relentless vision to change conventional storytelling on television is perfectly aligned with what we are trying to do with our original series.”

Are you ready for Derek season two?