“The Bridge” Season 2 Episode 1 “Yankee” premieres on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, on FX. Read on to find out more about Movie News Guide’s (MNG) “The Bridge” Season 2 spoilers for Episode 1 “Yankee.”
The recently Peabody-awarded crime series was developed by Meredith Stiehm and Elwood Reid, from the hit Danish/Swedish TV created by Hans Rosenfeld, Måns Mårlind and Björn Stein. It premiered on July 10, 2013, with a 13-episode freshman series.
Detectives Sonya Cross (Diane Kruger) and Marco Ruiz (Demián Bichir) return to their joint partnership in keeping both the U.S. and Mexico out of harm from the apparent drug business along the border. They will be joined by other returning characters including Charlotte Millwright (Annabeth Gish) Steven Linder (Thomas M. Wright), Lt. Hank Wade (Ted Levine), Matthew Lillard (Daniel Frye) and Emily Rios (Adriana Mendez).
SPOILER ALERT: “The Bridge” Season 2 Episode 1 “Yankee” is directed by Keith Gordon and written by Elwood Reid.
Spoiler TV posted on the official synopsis of the latest “The Bridge” episode. “The Bridge” Season 2 will pick up with the events that happened in Season 1 Finale Episode 13 “The Crazy Place” (air date: October 2013). Marco continues to mourn over the death of his precious son. He now lives away from his remaining after his divorce with his wife.
“Yankee” will mark the return of Marco (Demián Bichir) on his works on the Juarez drug cartel war. The cartel is now lead by Fausto Galvan (Ramon Franco), alongside cartel enforcer Eleanor Nacht (Franka Potente). Unfortunately, Marco will feel that his presence is not safe in his place at the Chihuahua Police Department as an officer will try to kill him.
Sonya (Diane Kruger) will reconnect with Jack Dobbs (Nathan Phillips), the brother of her sister’s killer. Their “relationship” will endanger Sonya’s connection with her boss, Lt. Hank Wade (Ted Levine). Her secret Asperger’s syndrome will also complicate things between her past and present.
With their complicated problems, Marco and Sonya will have to rely on each other despite having an estranged relationship. They will have to work again together after they found the dead body of a cartel member along the bridge.
Meanwhile, El Paso reporters, Daniel (Matthew Lillard) and Adriana (Emily Rios), will probe about the mysterious case of the Millie Quintana Money House. Their investigations will lead them head-to-head with law enforcement. Steven Linder (Thomas M. Wright) and Charlotte Millwright (Annabeth Gish) will have to face difficult decisions regarding certain problems that may bring critical consequences.
And that’s it for “The Bridge” spoilers about Season 2 Episode 1 “Yankee.” It will air on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, on FX. Check out MNG regularly for the latest news about “The Bridge,” including recaps and spoilers, as well as other entertainment news.
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