Taboo Season 2: Over the years, the BBC has brought many amazing shows at our doorstep. These include the likes of Sherlock, Band Of Brother, Peaky Blinders, and Dragon’s Den. Created by Scott Free London and Hardy Son & Baker, Taboo debuted on FX in 2017. Owing to a studded star cast and unique script, the show instantly became an overnight sensation.
Taboo tells the story of a man who returns to England after 10 years to attend his father’s funeral, who died a mysterious death. As a result, the man starts investigating his father’s suspicious death while trying to reclaim his family’s pride.
With an IMDb rating of 8.4/10 and the Tomatometer at 76%, the show has been a smash. However, it has been three years since the first season of Taboo released. And the fans are eagerly waiting for the second Season. Their prayers have been answered as Taboo has been officially renewed for Season 2!
When Will Season 2 Release?
Though it took three years for Season 2, it is finally happening. However, there has no official announcement regarding the release date of the Season. Similarly, there is no update about the production status for the second Season. As per rumors, the second is expected to premiere sometime late 2020. But in the wake of the chaos caused by the pandemic, it can be delayed or postponed.
What To Expect From Season 2?
Taboo follows the journey of James Delaney, who returns to England after 10 years to attend his father’s funeral. However, he finds out that his father died under mysterious circumstances. As a result, he sets out to investigate his father’s suspicious while trying to reclaim his family’s pride.
Taboo shows the negative side of London, i.e., the wretchedness of the employees and the growth in the abundance of the wealthy. After moving to American shores, Season 2 will be based on the Delaney and his organization. Delaney will have a native viewpoint to his mother’s native American heritage. Fans of the series will get to see the mystery of James’ tattoos. We could also understand the causes of his battle with the East India Company and Mark Gatiss’ Prince Regent.
Taboo Season 2: Cast
Tom Hardy is the major attraction of the show. He is set to reprise his role as James Delaney. In addition to Hardy, the majority of the previous cast is expected to return for Season. This is how the cast is expected to be:
- Tom Hardy as James
- Leo Bill as Benjamin
- Jessie Buckley as Lorna
- Stephen Graham as Atticus
- Oona Chaplin as Zilpha
- Franka Potente as Helga
- Jefferson Hall as Thorne
- David Hayman as Brace
- Edward Hogg as Michael
Taboo Season 3 Storyline
An episode of season 1 concluded with the Zilpha killed herself and James while awaiting his trial. The Prince Regent acts as a traitor and a shootout begins at the dockside people, the remaining survivors of this shootout fly to America. Season 2 will be continued with the ending of season 1.