Many main motion heroes have discovered methods to reinvent their pictures in recent times, and for Jean-Claude Van Damme, that concerned embracing TV comedy along with his new Amazon undertaking, Jean-Claude Van Johnson. Followers are undoubtedly going to wish to see extra of this present, however after we lately sat down with Van Damme to debate his new sequence throughout a press occasion in Los Angeles, he admitted that he does not even wish to take into consideration Season 2 occurring till he is aware of that the followers really need it. The Belgian motion star addressed his issues:
By the way in which. It shouldn’t be a second season. Let the individuals resolve. You recognize what I am saying? As a result of then they’ll resolve and I will know that I’ve to combat for the second season.
In a world usually outlined by long-term plans for sequence and franchises, this looks like an old school strategy. There is no query that Jean-Claude Van Damme feels extremely pleased with his work on Jean-Claude Van Johnson; that a lot was clear whereas chatting with him about his work on the weird new sequence. Having mentioned that, Van Damme additionally is aware of the significance of fan enthusiasm for a undertaking like this, and he desires there to be sufficient pleasure to justify diving again into the artistic effectively for extra episodes of the freshman Amazon sequence. If you need it, he’ll do it. However possibly not in any other case.
All issues thought of, fan enthusiasm for Jean-Claude Van Johnson undoubtedly does appear to be rising in lots of corners of the web. Many have praised the brand new comedy for providing the Bloodsport icon an opportunity to skewer his personal picture, and we right here at CinemaBlend have already picked up on a number of completely different the explanation why it is worth a binge this weekend (should you’re not going to be occupied along with your consumption of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, that’s). There’s presently no phrase as as to whether or not the present will really obtain a second season from Amazon, however optimistic early buzz implies that it isn’t exterior the realm of risk.
For these of you who do not know, Jean-Claude Van Johnson is bonkers in the absolute best approach. It facilities on the “real-life” Jean-Claude Van Damme, who (within the universe of the present) moonlights as an murderer whereas engaged on movie units abroad, taking up the guise of “Jean-Claude Van Johnson.” The brand new sequence will get by on Van Damme’s incredible amount of heart, in addition to its surreal humor and his knack for the splits. To not point out having The Cosby Present legend Phylicia Rashad as a co-star. So we are going to see if all these components will probably get expanded upon in a hypothetical second season.
Jean-Claude Van Johnson is now streaming on Amazon. Past the brand new sequence for the Muscle groups from Brussels, try our fall premiere guide and our midseason premiere guide to maintain your self up-to-date on essentially the most important releases of the subsequent few months. Elsewhere on the planet of streaming content material, you too can hearken to the most recent episode of The Cord Cutter Podcast, as we hear at CinemaBlend by no means cease speaking about your entire favourite tv.