‘Rectify’ Gets June Return Date on Sundance

'Rectify' Gets June Return Date on Sundance

Second season follows man adjusting to life off of Death Row

“Rectify” will return for its second season on June 19, Sundance announced Thursday.

The acclaimed, slow-burn drama follows Daniel Holden (Aden Young), a man set free after spending half of his life on Death Row. The show was created and written by Ray McKinnon (“The Accountant,” “Deadwood,” “Sons of Anarchy”) and executive produced by Mark Johnson and Melissa Bernstein, the Emmy Award winning producers behind “Breaking Bad” and the upcoming “Halt and Catch Fire.”

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Season 1 of the show found Daniel trying to find his place in his reconfigured family, and adjusting to the much faster pace of life on the outside. Season 2 will find him taking a more active role in deciding his own fate.