A reported height of 6.9million tuned in to find the winner of the ‘blink homicide’-inspired fact TV display, set in a Scottish citadel, the place ‘faithfuls’ will have to attempt to bet the id of the ‘traitors’ who’re in the meantime seeking to bump them off one after the other. This determine was once up by way of 2.2million at the first season a 12 months in the past.
After Friday night time’s anxious finale, the display’s winner pocketed a prize of £95,000 and instructed the BBC: “My legs are shaking. I simply gained £95,000. I underestimated this hugely, you return right here and there’s 22 wonderful folks, and from the off I’ve been a traitor.”
They added: “I’ve had sufficient of being naughty and being dangerous, as a result of that was once subsequent degree. I didn’t know I may just lie that smartly and stick with it.
“The primary couple of days I used to be suffering, since you’re mendacity to folks and construction relationships out of a lie. It was once simply mad.”
The display is likely one of the BBC’s greatest hits lately, and has already been commissioned for a 3rd sequence. The Traitors is produced by way of All3Media-backed Squid Recreation: The Problem maker Studio Lambert and the U.S. model has simply kicked off on Peacock.
A 3rd sequence for the United Kingdom has already been commissioned.