Here is everything you need to know about the current status of FBI: International Season 2 on CBS.
The Fly Team will return to CBS this year, but not in August. We have observed that many readers have questions regarding the release of the upcoming season. The most frequently asked questions by readers concern when or whether the new season will resume next month. Therefore, we are here to reassure you that the show is scheduled to debut this year—just not this month. You will need to wait a few more weeks because the season won’t start until September.
If you’re one of those, who are curious about when the next episode of CBS’s FBI: International will air, look no further.
With just one season in the franchise, this series has also amassed the same level of affection from the FBI fanbase, which in and of itself is a fantastic accomplishment and demonstrates the passion and allegiance of the die-hard followers. So, especially for you, we’ve put together a list of everything you can anticipate as you catch up on the previous seasons before plunging into the upcoming season when it becomes available to stream on the streaming service. Keep reading on to find out more about FBI: International Season 2.
Is FBI: International Season 2 coming to CBS in August 2022?
As of August 2, 2022, we can assure readers that FBI: International Season 2 won’t be available on CBS this month. The network has officially confirmed that the series will return this year by revealing that FBI: International Season 2 will be premiering new episodes on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at 9 p.m. ET/PT as part of All-FBI Tuesdays on CBS. The other two series are FBI Season 5, which will premiere at 8 p.m. ET/PT, and FBI: Most Wanted Season 4, which will air at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Moreover, the network has officially confirmed that the series will return this year by disclosing that FBI: International Season 2 will be premiering new episodes on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The official Twitter handle of the FBI also shared the update among its followers on June 23, 2022, quoting, “Clear your itineraries. The Fly Team returns to @CBS on 9/20. Will you be on board? #FBIlnternational.” Take a look at the official post below:
Clear your itineraries. ✈️ The Fly Team
returns to @CBS 9/20. Will you be on board? #FBIlnternational pic.twitter.com/JUUYV8lNru
— FBI: International (@FBIIntCBS) June 23, 2022
FBI: International Season 2 Production Status
The second season’s filming has already begun on a timely schedule, so the fans don’t have to worry about any potential delays in the premiere of the new season. On July 16, 2022, the official Twitter handles of the show confirmed the news by sharing a post, quoting, “The Fly Team has landed and we’re officially back in production for Season 2! See you September 20th — who’s ready!? #FBIINTERNATIONAL” Take a look at the official post below:
The Fly Team has landed and we’re officially back in production for Season 2! 🛬 See you September 20th — who’s ready!? ✋ #FBIINTERNATIONAL pic.twitter.com/u1mCe0EkTY
— FBI: International (@FBIIntCBS) July 15, 2022
FBI: International Season 2 Cast Updates
On July 14, 2022, Paul exited the series with Eva-Jane Willis replacing her as a new character. According to Deadline, Willis will portray Megan “Smitty” Garretson, a street-wise Europol agent with an extensive undercover background who is embedded with The Fly Team and liaises with each host country they inhabit. Smitty is taking over for Paul’s character Katrin Jaeger who will be enjoying her promotion as the head of all Western Europe for Europol off-camera with the Season 1 finale “Crestfallen” serving as her final appearance—for now.
It is also speculated by the viewers that the door remains open for Katrin to pop back in as a guest star in the future, though there are currently no plans set as yet. Eva-Jane Willis also shared a BTS picture of herself on set on her official Instagram handle, quoting, “1st ep done. 21 to go! 😎#fbiinternational #fbicbs #smitty” Take a look at the post below:
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FBI: International Season 2 Plot
The basic premise, according to the CBS website, follows the faced-paced drama FBI: International is the third iteration of the successful FBI brand that follows the elite operatives of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s International Fly Team. Headquartered in Budapest, they travel the world with the mission of tracking and neutralizing threats against American citizens wherever they may be, putting their lives on the line to protect the U.S. and its people.
The Fly Team’s Special Agent Scott Forrester, their accomplished and dedicated leader, puts his missions ahead of his personal life and is rarely seen without the team’s “secret weapon” – their trusty Schutzhund dog, Tank. Second in command is Special Agent Jamie Kellett, not afraid to tussle – in an alley or courtroom – and her extensive network of informants is a powerful resource.
Special Agent Andre Raines shines in the field and makes good use of his accounting background in tracking criminal enterprises’ moving money; and the group’s newest member is Special Agent Cameron Vo, a competitive West Point grad who excels at interrogation and strategy.
A key part of the mix is the unflappable Europol Agent Katrin Jaeger, a multilinguistic liaison between the FBI Fly Team and each host country they inhabit. Always at the scene where American interests are at risk, FBI: International is a globe-trotting depiction of law enforcement overseas.
The second season’s plotlines are unknown, but fans have assumed they will continue the Season 1 storyline. The finale episode, Crestfallen, of the first season was released on May 24, 2022. The episode is directed by Rob Greenlea and written by Matt Olmstead. The official synopsis of the episode reads, “When a private jet carrying American citizens is shot down outside a small town in Poland, the team looks into the man who missed the flight; Forrester is conflicted when he receives information from his mother.”
The next season is expected to pick up from this episode and continue the plot with new subplots, which highlight new character arcs for the series to develop in favor of the FBI legacy. In the meantime, we suggest fans to patiently wait and binge-watch Season 1, which aired earlier this year, in order to update their recollection of certain significant plotlines and keep an eye out for details that will release in the coming weeks about the series’ episode titles and synopsis.
Take a look at the FBI: International Season 1 official teaser trailer below:
Where to stream FBI: International Season 2?
When released, the entire FBI franchise will air on CBS on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, in different time slots for each series. FBI Season 5 will premiere at 8 p.m ET/PT, followed by FBI: International Season 2 at 9 p.m ET/PT, and conclude with FBI: Most Wanted Season 4 at 10 p.m ET/PT. Moreover, the viewers can also catch up with all the seasons of FBI on Paramount+ or fuboTV.
Moreover, all shows of FBI are also available for renting or purchasing on Amazon Instant Video and Vudu, with a vast number of membership plans according to the preference of the users. Moreover, the series is also available to watch exclusively on CBS’s official website for free, where the episodes are published after they air on the TV channel.
Catch up on the previous seasons while you wait for more FBI: International Season 2 updates.