A Discovery of Witches is a British television programme based on the All Souls trilogy by Deborah Harkness, named after the first book in the trilogy. It is produced by Bad Wolf and Sky Productions, and stars Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, Edward Bluemel, Louise Brealey, Malin Buska, Aiysha Hart, Owen Teale, Alex Kingston, and Valarie Pettiford. The first series of A Discovery of Witches premiered in the UK on Sky One on 14 September 2018, and consisted of eight episodes. In November 2018, Sky One renewed A Discovery of Witches for a second and third series. The series got a rating of 8.1/10 from IMDb and 94% from Rotten Tomatoes.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Cast
Diana Bishop (Hacksaw Ridge’s Teresa Palmer) and Matthew Clairmont (Downton Abbey and The Good Wife’s Matthew Goode) will once again feature as the show’s protagonists. Then there’s Sarah Bishop (Doctor Who and Arrow’s Alex Kingston), Emily Mather (Half & Half’s Valarie Pettiford), Nathaniel Wilson (Daniel Ezra), and Sophie Norman (Aisling Loftus from Mr Selfridge).
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Plot
Season two is going to be based on the second book of the All Souls Trilogy, Shadow of Night. So, if you want spoilers and to get ahead of the show, you can browse through the book. This series’ season two is going to be as fascinating as ever. The series is directed by Juan Carlos, Alice Troughton, Sarah Walker, and Medina. Bad Wolf and Sky Productions produce the series. Although the production of the second season has come to an end, we might not receive a trailer anytime soon due to the spreading Corona pandemic. We can expect one by mid-2020 or the period of the years.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Release Date
According to Sky, the series will return in 2020, but there’s no word on exactly when we can expect it. At the beginning of 2019, Palmer told Collider that filming was kicking off in July that same year, with the rest of the cast starting earlier because she was having a baby.