A Discovery of Witches is a British fantasy show on Sky One. The show is based on the All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness. The show is named after the first book in the trilogy, and the first season premiered on September 14, 2018, which consisted of eight episodes. Sky One renewed the show in November 2018 for a second and third season.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 and even 3 are officially on the way ever since the show, based on Deborah Harkness’ All Souls trilogy, soared to popularity in 2018.
It captured a decent amount of two million viewers and was renewed for two seasons more, which will be based on the events of the second and third books: ‘Shadow of Night’ and ‘The Book of Life.’
When Is The Air Date For A Discovery Of Witches Season 2?
The show’s network had announced that Season 2 would air in 2020, but we don’t know about the exact release date. During late December 2019, the series’ official Twitter account revealed that filming in the UK was completed, with Italy production set to start very soon.
On January 7, 2020, one of the directors took to Twitter to update fans that only two weeks’ worth of shooting was left. It’s uncertain, though, if the current coronavirus pandemic has delayed the show.
Many stars of the earlier season can be anticipated. As Matthew Goode could be expected, Diana Bishop as the Palmer and Matthew Clairmont, the Spouse of Hacksaw Ridge’s Teresa’s. The new upcoming star solid is as follows- Alex Kingston as Sarah Bishop(Physician Who and Arrow), Daniel Ezra as Nathaniel Wilson; Aisling Loftus as Sophie Norman; Aiysha Hart as Miriam Shephard; Edward Bluemel as Marcus Whitmore and many others.
Season two can be composed of 10 episodes and also the romance will proceed between Diana and Matthew within the 16th century. The story can be depicting present-day Diana’s aunt, Sarah Bishop (Alex Kingston), and Emily Mather (Valarie Pettiford); they had been on the run out of Congregation. The purpose is to find a witch to coach Diana so that she’ll discover the traces of Ashmole 782 they’re carried to the world of lengthy historical heritage and past.
What Will Happen In Season 2?
Season 2’s plot will follow the events of Book Two of Harkness’ ‘All Soul’s trilogy. The second book involves Diana and Matthew being plunged into Elizabethan London; it also involves spies and subterfuge, Matthew’s old friends, the mysterious School of Night.
Sky also hinted at a similar storyline in the upcoming season with the protagonist’s time travelling to Elizabethan London in search of an energetic witch teacher for Diana.