Things are getting fishier in that Bodleian library in Oxford where Diana Bishop, unexpectedly finds a bewitched forbidden manuscript. This discovery forces her to return to the magical world. So, that she can uncover secrets about magical beings. And Then comes Mathew Clairmont, a geneticist and a vampire who, despite his loyalty toward his clan. And who promised enmity toward the witches at large. She is offered help by a vampire Matthew Claremont. Despite a long-standing mistrust between witches and vampires. Above all, they ally and head out to protect the book. And the creatures solve the mysteries hidden within. After that, they fall in love while all of it. And avoid all the problems coming along their way.
Bad Wolf and Sky Productions produce a series called A Discovery of Witches which consist of eight episodes in the first season.
A Discovery Of Witches Season 2 Release Date
The show will have more information to deliver this time. There has been a significant delay in the start of season 2 due to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Most probably season 2 will come next year. Therefore, fans need to wait for more.
A Discovery Of Witches Cast List
The cast list for discovering witches has some new additions and keeps the old ones as the added. In the list there is:
- Matthew Goode as centuries-old vampire Matthew Clairmont
- Teresa Palmer as young historian/witch Diana Bishop
- Tom Hughes as the non-fictional Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe
- Sheila Hancock as experienced witch Goody Alsop
- James Purefoy as vampire Philippe
- Steven Cree as Matthew’s nephew
- Lindsay Duncan as Matthew’s mother, Ysabeau,
- Alex Kingston as Diana’s aunt
Sky finalized side roles list which includes:-
Louise Brealey, Owen Teale, Aisling Loftus, Greg McHugh, Elarica Johnson, and Valarie Pettiford feature in the supporting cast.
A Discovery Of Witches Plotline
The plot is said and unsaid by all means. First of all, it is known by all that the book will found upon Shadow of Night, the second book of Harkness’s trilogy. As explained in the plot summary of the second book, Diana and Mathew are throwing into history into Elizabethan London. Where they find Mathew’s old friends and the mysterious School of Night, and their main motive is to locate a tutor to train Diana and find the Traces of Ashmole 782. Subsequently, things start complicating and finally trapping Mathew Clairmont in the clutches of time. And his 1500 old vampire history of secrets and Diana Bishop in her search of Legacy.
Radiotimes.com, minute teasers are laid out by Sky as well; and he comments on the possible plot with the following:
“Back in the present day, Diana’s beloved aunts, Sarah and Em, must take shelter with notorious witch-hunter Ysabeau de Clermont at her ancestral home, Sept-Tours,”.
A Discovery Of Witches Trailer
The trailer isn’t yet out for A Discovery of Witches season 2. But the audiences will be informed as soon as there is any. On the other hand, you can catch up on the previous season. Where you will find out how witches and vampires come together and form an alliance and head out to protect the book.