Pack your baggage, people, as a result of we’re setting a course for Cittagazze! HBO introduced immediately that His Dark Materials will return for its second season on Monday, November 16th.
Based on The Subtle Knife, Book 2 of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials novel trilogy, the brand new season picks up after the reveal’s revelatory Season 1 finale. Here’s the official synopsis for Season 2:
His Dark Materials Season 2 begins after Lord Asriel has opened a bridge to a new world, and, distraught over the demise of her finest good friend, Lyra follows Asriel into the unknown. In an odd and mysterious deserted metropolis, she meets Will, a boy from our world who can be working from a troubled previous. Lyra and Will study their destinies are tied to reuniting Will together with his father however discover their path is consistently thwarted as a struggle begins to brew round them. Meanwhile, Mrs. Coulter searches for Lyra, decided to carry her residence by any means vital.
Returning for further science-driven fantasy journey are Season 1 forged members Dafne Keen, Ruth Wilson, Amir Wilson, Ariyon Bakare, Andrew Scott, Will Keen, Ruta Gedmintas, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Joining the aforementioned actors for the brand new season are Terence Stamp, Jade Anouka, and Simone Kirby.
In addition to sharing the reveal’s upcoming premiere date, HBO additionally dropped a stunning new poster for His Dark Materials Season 2:
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While the brand new season was filmed before the coronavirus pandemic performed its black magic on numerous tv productions, a standalone episode that might’ve centered on Lord Asriel (James McAvoy) wanted to be scrapped resulting from health apprehension. At the tip of the day, the brand new season will include simply seven episodes.