‘The Knick’ Season 2 Announced by Cinemax

The Knick Clive Owen

Another show being picked up before its has even premiered (the other one is El Rey’s Matador), The Knick, has just been renewed for a second season by Cinemax. The announcement was made today at the Television Critics Association Summer 2014 Press Tour.

Starring Clive Owen, The Knick takes place in New York in the 1900 and centers on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the surgeons and nurses who pushed the boundaries of medicine to get to the next level of medical care and surgery.

The second season will feature another 10 episodes all once again directed by Steven Soderbergh.

The Knick premieres on August 8 at 10pm on Cinemax.