Orlando Bloom, who is famous for playing iconic elf-prince Legolas in Lord of The Rings adaptation had made headlines when he first appeared in the neo-noir drama Carnival Row. The show is created by Rene Echevarria and Travis Beacham.
It holds our attention with its dark, intriguing and fairy tale sort of presentation. Orlando plays the role of Rycroft Philforate, who is an orphan raised in an orphanage and later joins the army.
He is a half-face and half-human. In an interview, Bloom stated that he loved the character as one gets to know how being brought up in institutions impacts the psyche of a man.
Though the story is fictional and mythical, it reflects the world of today’s and brings forth the sensitive issues of social and political scenarios.
Here’s everything you need to know about Carnival Row Season 2:
Carnival Row Season 2 release date: When will it arrive?
The filming of season two was in its development stage when it was officially announced, but later due to ongoing pandemic, it is halted. This has caused a delay in the release date, but we can safely assume that it will arrive in 2021.
Carnival Row Season 2 plot: What will happen?
Set in the Victorian era, the plot revolves around fae-folks and their struggles for survival. The last series ended on a massive cliffhanger with Philo joining Vignette and the other fae folks in detention in the Burge.
Philforate is a half-human and half-fae and finds himself torn into embracing either of his identity. The second series will most likely observe a political theme, war, refugees and issues of immigration.
Carnival Row Season 2 Cast:
As of now, there’s not much information about the cast of season 2. However, one thing we can frankly say is that the Cara Delevigne and Orlando Bloom will return as Vignette and Philforate. In an interview, Cara expressed her delight working with the incredible cast and crew and told the show owed its success to them.
The is a buzz that the sequel could come up with a cameo role for Katy Perry. I hope she makes a beautiful fairy.
Carnival Row Season 2 trailer :
At present, there is no trailer of Carnival Row 2. Maybe Comic-con 2020 in July can deliver footage.