A Discovery Of Witches is a very popular fantasy series of Sky One. It took inspiration from Deborah Harkness’ novels of All Souls trilogy. Harkness is also the executive producer of the series alongside Jane Tranter, Julie Gardner, and Ashley Pharoah. It is produced by production companies like Bad Wolf and Sky Productions. The first season aired from 14 September 2018 to 2 November 2018. It tells the story of witches and vampires and focused on a magical manuscript.
It received acclaim from the critics, especially for cast performances. The great news is Sky One has already renewed the fantasy series for season 2. But the new season is taking a very long time to release and fans are getting frustrated. But don’t worry finally Sky has revealed about its release. Below are all the details for the second season of the series:
Release Date Of A Discovery Of Witches Season 2
The shooting of the second season of the fantasy series already commenced earlier, and luckily, it ended the filming this year before the coronavirus hit the world. This year many shows have faced delay due to the ongoing outbreak, but A Discovery of Witches is secure. But the post-production is consuming more time as it requires special effects.
Recently Sky confirmed that A Discovery Of Witches Season 2 will start airing episodes from January 2021. Here’s the post through which the network confirmed the news of the new season:
CONFIRMED: #ADiscoveryOfWitches Series 2. January 2021.
— Sky TV (@skytv) August 6, 2020
Casting Of A Discovery Of Witches Season 2
Below are the stars who will feature in the upcoming season of the fantasy series A Discovery of Witches:
- Teresa Palmer as Diana Bishop
- Matthew Goode as Matthew Clairmont
- Valarie Pettiford as Emily Mather
- Daniel Ezra as Nathaniel Wilson
- Alex Kingston as Sarah Bishop
- Edward Bluemel as Marcus Whitmore
- Aisling Loftus as Sophie Norman
- Steven Cree as Gallowglass
- Sheila Hancock as Goody Alsop
- Lindsay Duncan as Ysabeau
- James Purefoy as vampire Philippe
Plot Details For A Discovery Of Witches Season 2
The second season of A Discovery Of Witches is influenced by the Shadow of Night book of Harkness. The romantic tale of the central characters witch Diana and vampire Matthew in Elizabethan London will continue in the upcoming season.