Mason and Nadia prepare to fight in Citadel on Prime Video

Amazon will be delighted with Citadel‘s global performance (Image credit: Prime Video)

“Citadel is a truly global phenomenon,” Amazon Studios head Jennifer Salke said in a statement. “Our goal was always to create a new franchise rooted in original IP that would grow Prime Video’s international audience. 

“This show has drawn an outsize number of new international customers to Prime Video. Its massive worldwide debut audience is a testament to Joe and Anthony Russo’s remarkable vision, the incredible talents of Richard Madden, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Lesley Manville, and Stanley Tucci, and the tireless work of the creative teams, cast, and crew. Given the overwhelming number of our customers who have embraced this show, we are not only thrilled to share the premiere episode of Citadel globally without membership, but also confirm that the series will return for a second season.”

To mark Citadel‘s season 2 renewal, Amazon has confirmed the show’s first episode will be available to stream for free on