A Discovery Of Witches debuted on Sky Network on 14th Septemeber 2018. The British TV show is based upon the book “All Souls Trilogy”, written by Deborah Harkness. Since its release, the show has managed to gain immense popularity. The fantasy drama, produced by Bad Wolf and Sky Productions, has been one of the most prominent TV programs.
The bold romantic thriller revolves around a reluctant witch/ historian who finds a bewitched manuscript in the Bodleian Library. As she attempts to unravel the secrets in the book, she is dragged back into the world of magic full of vampires, demons, witches, and forbidden love.
When Will Season 2 Release?
The book is divided into three parts. As per the officials, season 2 and season 3 of the popular drama have been confirmed. And with over two million viewers, Sky One Original did not hesitate in renewing the show for two more seasons. However, there has been no official announcement regarding the exact release date of the season. Although, the second season of A Discovery Of Witches is likely to release by the end of 2020. But in the wake of the chaos caused by the pandemic, a delay is likely on the cards.
What To Expect From the New Season?
The book on which the show is based on consists of three chapters, namely:
- A Discovery Of Witches
- Shadow Of Night and
- The book Of life
The second season will follow the second chapter of the trilogy. The show will pick up from where season 1 left off. Those who have read the book may have a fair idea as to what they should be expecting. The second season is more likely to reveal a few more details regarding Diana Bishop’s life and Ashmole 782. Time travel for Matthew and a journey of understanding for Diana is something the fans are eagerly looking forward to. Season 2 will indeed try to dig up Matthew’s past as well. In addition to all this, season 2 will also continue to depict the romance between Diana and Matthew.
The second season will be nothing short of adventures and challenges.
Teresa Palmer and Matthew Goode are all set to feature as the protagonists and will be reprising their roles. The cast so far:
- Teresa Palmer as Diana Bishop
- Matthew Goode as Matthew Clairmont
- Edward Bluemel as Ysabeau De Clermont
- Melina Buska as Satu Jarvinen
- Owen Teale as Peter Knox
- Valerie Pettiford as Emily Mather
- Lindsey Duncan as Marcus Whitmore
- Daniel Ezra as Nathaniel Wilson
- Aisling Loftus as Sophie Norman
In addition to all these, Louise Brealey, Aiysha Hart, Alex Kingston, and Trevor Eve are set to return to the cast as well.