28/03/2016 11:14 BST | Updated 28/03/2016 11:19 BST

'The Night Manager' Series Two: 'Everybody Is Up For It,' Says Star

Could Jonathan Pine and co. return for another thriller?

Warning: This article contains spoilers!

Fans' hopes for a second series of 'The Night Manager' have been given a huge boost, with the news the cast all want it to return.  


The thrilling BBC One drama, starring Tom Hiddleston as British spy Jonathan Pine, reached its dramatic conclusion on Sunday night (27 March), and while it looked like curtains for Richard Roper and his army of merry men, one of the show's stars has claimed that a sequel is "eminently possible". 

'The Night Manager' reached its thrilling conclusion on Sunday
Alistair Petrie (Lord Sandy Langbourne) has spoken about the chances of series two

Alistair added: "There's a fair wind behind us, from all aspects; from production, from cast, from creators. Fingers crossed because I think it would be fantastic and I know that everybody is up for it."

BBC controller of television Charlotte Moore previously revealed she is in discussions for a sequel with the production company The Ink Factory, which is run by the sons of the John le Carré - the author who penned the novel of the same name.

Talks began despite the fact that the original book is actually a stand-alone story.

“Le Carré is very involved,” Charlotte told the Telegraph. “We wouldn’t be talking with them if he didn’t think it was a good idea. He will definitely be involved in what we do next.”

Catch up on 'The Night Manager' on BBC iPlayer now.

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