“People like that… corporations like that, they have all the money, they have all the power, and they use it to make people like you go away. Right now, you’re suffering under an enormous weight. We provide… leverage.” –Nathan Ford. (From Leverage season 1, episode 1: The Nigerian Job)
It’s uncommon for a present to make it to 100 episodes at the present time. Many reveals solely make it a season or two. And so when a present makes it to 100 episodes, it’s one thing value celebrating.
For Dean Devlin, the present Leverage has now hit the century mark for episodes, albeit mixed between Leverage and Leverage: Redemption, and he’s celebrating. In a latest tweet, the director and producer celebrated finishing the filming of that episode. In the tweet, Devlin shared an image of an array of cupcakes embellished to have fun the milestone.
Beth Riesgraf, who performs the thief, Parker, additionally tweeted concerning the a hundredth episode, expressing her pleasure at having performed Parker for 100 episodes and hoping to play her for an additional 100.
Leverage and Leverage: Redemption comply with a workforce of thieves who steal from the wealthy and highly effective to assist the “little people” whose lives are harm by the wealthy and highly effective. Huge firms and multimillionaires who prey on the weak are focused in order that their assets can go to these they’ve harm essentially the most.
Leverage: Redemption picks up nearly a decade after the sequence finale of Leverage bringing a lot of the authentic crew again collectively. Because of Timothy Hutton’s actual life authorized points, his character, Nathan Ford, was written out of the brand new present. Aldis Hodge, who performs elite hacker Alec Hardison, is at the moment dedicated to different main tasks, together with City on a Hill and taking part in Hawkman in DCEU’s Black Adam, restricted Hardison to only three episodes within the first season of Leverage: Redemption, however he’s anticipated to be in a number of episodes of the second season as nicely.
How Did Leverage Get to 100 Episodes?
Most sequence have a reasonably easy journey to 100 episodes. A present usually will get to 100 episodes inside 5 or 6 seasons of steady manufacturing, longer for sequence airing on streaming providers. Leverage, although, took a much more roundabout method of getting there.
Starting on TNT Network in 2008, Leverage ran for 5 seasons. Those 5 seasons didn’t have a daily episode rely between seasons. By the time Leverage went off the air after the final episode of season 5 aired on Christmas Day of 2012, the present had amassed 77 complete episodes, a good complete, however not close to 100.
When Leverage: Redemption was introduced for a premiere in 2021, it continued the story initially begun in Leverage. With the 2 sequence telling one full story, it’s clear that Devlin is contemplating Leverage: Redemption to be part of the Leverage episode rely. Season 1 of Leverage: Redemption got here in at 16 episodes. The recognition of the present’s first season prompted a fast renewal.
Which introduced episode 100 alongside as a part of season 2 together with all the various celebrations.
Leverage: Redemption season 1 is streaming without spending a dime on Amazon FreeVee. Season 2 is at the moment filming with a launch date anticipated to be introduced as soon as filming for the season ends.