From a media release:
The Movie Network and Movie Central announced today that they have ordered a second season of the premium original series,Â SENSITIVE SKIN. The series is led by Golden GlobeÂ®Â Award winner and EmmyÂ®Â Award nominee Kim Cattrall, returning as executive producer and star, joined by Genie and Tony AwardÂ®Â winner Don McKellarÂ (The Grand Seduction), who resumes his role as director and executive producer, while multiple Gemini Award winner and Tony AwardÂ®Â winner Bob Martin (MICHAEL: TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS) returns as head writer and executive producer. The new season stars Cattrall, and goes into production in Toronto in the spring of 2015.
â€œSENSITIVE SKINÂ had the highest rated premiere of all time on HBO Canada for an original production, proving that well promoted, bold Canadian programming resonates with our Pay TV audience,â€ said Maria Hale, Vice President, Head of Content Distribution & Pay TV, Corus Entertainment. â€œWith an impressive roster of homegrown and world renowned creative talent including Kim Cattrall, Don McKellar, Bob Martin and the team at Rhombus Media, we are delighted to begin production on Season 2.â€
In a Canadian broadcast first, HBO Canada marathon-launched the series by making the entire six-episode first season available to subscribers online and on demand following its broadcast premiere.