BBC thriller His Dark Materials Season 2 coming with Dafne Keen & James McAvoy: All things to know about it

It is a drama based on fantasy and thriller genre, which is basically from the Novel with the same title. The show has a lot of action which keeps going on from one dimension to another. It is produced by Bad Wolf and New Line Productions.

Its first season got premiered on both BBC One and HBO in the year 2019. This season received an awesome response from the audience in general. So, now the series is going to renew for season 2. Lets read further to know more about its upcoming season.

His Dark Materials Season 2 Release Date-

As there are rumors about this series, i.e., it will consist only of a total of 8 episodes. So, by knowing the news of its renewal, we also git to know that this series will be ending after the second season. Still, there is no official information regarding this so, we cannot confirm say anything on its releasing date.

Season 1 arrived on our Television screens on 3 November 2019. We can expect that following season, having a total of 8 episodes will be publishing in November 2020 or later by mid-2021. So, this means that fans have to wait for more time now.

His Dark Materials Season 2  Plotline

This series is based on multiple verses set, i.e., it contains a lot of actions moving from one world to another. It is set in a different type of Universe where all humans have demons, i.e., animal champions. In the first season, we all saw a story of Lyra, a young girl who is an orphan, living with scholars at Jordan College.

The primary season was based on the first novel in the Trilogy, written by Pullman named ‘Northern Lights’ (The Golden Compass). So, we can expect that His Dark Materials Season 2 will be following the second Novel of the series, i.e., ‘The Subtle Knife.’ Also, we are expecting to see that Lyra’s life journey will be between April’s opening, i.e., from the world to Cittagaze.


As we know that season 2 is going to follow the second Novel from the trilogy of Philip Pulman. So, most of the main casts will be returning for His Dark Materials Season 2 .

  • Dafne Keen as Lyra Belacqua,
  • Clarke Peters as The Master,
  • James Cosmo as Farder Coram,
  • Ariyon Bakare as Lord Boreal,
  •  Ruth Wilson as Marisa Coulter,
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda as Lee Scoresby,
  • Andrew Scott as Colonel John Parry.

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