Filming of the second series starts in Febuary 2015 & will be aired in May 2016.

Roberto Saviano, who penned the book 'Gomorrah', on which the television series and feature film were based, has been under 24 hour armed police protection for the last decade. Saviano claimed that when the book was first released that gang members passed it around as gifts, but as it grew in popularity his life became under imminent threat.

Director Stefano Sollima was not available for the third season due to other commitments.

The show, set to make its U.S. debut on SundanceTV on Aug. 24.