A British Television series that adapted from one the bestsellers of Deborah Harkness broke records of its first premiere. Yes, ” A Discovery of Witches” was adapted from the authoress’ ‘All Souls’ trilogy. It became the New York Times’ bestseller.
Sky One channel bought all the rights to create a spectacle series. The first season became quite popular when it was released in September 2018. It was the most admired series of the year.
The release date of season 2:
The first season of “A Discovery of Witches” was premiered on September 14, 2018. The show aired on the channel ‘Sky One’ in the UK. Later on, the show premiered on both AMC and BBC America on April 7, 2019, for US viewers.
The release date for the second season hasn’t been announced. However, we can assume that the show may reveal its information in mid-2020.
The cast of season 2:
All of the characters are ready to be back for the second season. The main protagonist of the series,’Diana Bishop’, is played by Teresa Palmer. Astonishingly it was her first role of acting on tv. Palmer mentioned that the entire crew would be on board for the second season as the show cannot be finished in the finale of the first season.
Apart from her, Matthew Goode would be playing as Matthew Clairmont, a professor of biochemistry besides being a vampire. In addition, we will see Edward Bluemel as Marcus Whitmore, Louise Brealey, as Gillian Chamberlain, Malin Buska, as Satu Järvinen in the series. Other cast members include; Ayisha Hart, Owen Teale, Alex Kingston, Valarie Pettiford, Trevor Eve, and Lindsay Duncan.
The plot of the novels:
Sky One revived ‘A Discovery of Witches’ for a second and third series. The second season of the show will most likely be based on ‘Shadow of Night.’ After that, the third season will be based on ‘The Book Of Life.’ The authoress is part of the crew and is one of the executive producers.
Above all, the goal of the upcoming season is to search for an appropriate teacher for Diana. Diana never practiced witchcraft in her life. Hence, she is need of a teacher to help her learn it. Diane is a brave woman who’s willing to take up challenges.