The BBC's controller of TV channels, Charlotte Moore, told The Telegraph that the second series of the drama would be broadcast in September in the UK and, just as importantly, that she planned to continue to commission more!
Earlier in the year Aidan Turner may have let it slip that series three had been commissioned when he told The Sun that, "We start shooting the third series, I believe, in Se...Oh no! I'm going to be in trouble. It's possible we're not doing that."
Thanks to Poldarked-Fangirl for the video.