A Discovery of Witches is a British Fantasy TV series based on the trilogy “All Souls,” written by Deborah Harkness. The soul-stirring series is all set to return with a second season.
With such a huge success, the show was renewed for two more seasons.
The following seasons namely Season 2 and season 3, will follow the second and third books of Harkness. They are named Shadow of Night and Book of Life. The series revolves around a reluctant witch Diana Bishop and her discovery of a manuscript which forced her into the world full of. Vampires, demons, witches, and forbidden love.
Who will be returning for the second season?
As for the cast, all the principal cast will be returning for the second season. Including Teresa Palmer playing the role of Diana Bishop and Matthew Goode, who plays the role of Matthew Clairmont.
Other than them, Alex Kingston, Valarie Pettiford, Daniel Ezra, Aiysha Hart, Edward Bluemel. Lindsay Duncan, Malin Buska, Satu Jarvinen, Owen Teale, and Gregg Chilin will also be returning for the second season.
Michael Jibson will also be joining the cast as a new face.
When will the second season be releasing?
According to Sky, A Discovery of Witches season 2 will be returning in 2020. But no exact premiere date has been announced yet. Palmer, who was pregnant in 2019, said that she would join the crew in July for filming. There were also reports coming that the team as already started shooting at Gloucestershire Cathedral.
What is the plot of the second season?
The second season is based on the second book of the trilogy, so all the events are from there where Diana and Matthew are in Elizabeth London, a place full of spies and subterfuge and the mysterious school of night.
The duo’s main aim is to find a witch who can tutor Diana and help her find traces of Ashmole 782. Season 2 is said to be more dangerous more full of magic and adventure. Fans are hoping for a high second season and also looking forward to the last season of the trilogy the third season.