His Dark Materials – a perfect blend of the creative giants BBC and HBO, who blew out 8 episodes of this fantasy thriller in 2019. His Dark Material is a theory fiction about a young girl and her struggles with the dark magic of demons in the parallel universe. The show is based upon the novel of the same moniker written by Philip Pullman.
His Dark Materials Season 2 Cancellation Rumors
Season 1 released in November 2019 and ended in December. It received a mixed set of reviews from fans as well as critics. Recently, few rumors had popped up, saying that Season 2 is canceled, and the show won’t be going further anymore. However, Season 2 is on its way. There are no more rumors about season 2 now.
His Dark Materials Season 1 Recap
Season 1 followed the story of an Orphan, Lyra, who travels between parallel universe only to discover that science, myths, and magic are twisted in the other world. She happens to unfold the phenomenon of Dust by uncovering a sinister plot, including children who were stolen.
Will Perry, who posses a knife that can cut the window between the two worlds, joins her in her journey and quest. She also discovers about her destiny and the influence of parents. She stucks in a celestial world war and continues to struggle and lead to The Amber Spyglass.
His Dark Materials Season 2 Expected Plot
‘The Subtle Knife,’ again written by Philip Pullman, is the inspiration for Season 2. Season 2 will be a little diverted from the original novel. Will Perry will have more involvement in the life and quest of Lyra in discovering and uncovering the truths about Dust. Also, Magisterium will also have more screentime and will be an important center point to drive the story further.
Who is returning for His Dark Material Season 2?
Since it will be the continuation of Season 1, we can expect that most of the cast is retained. An all-star cast will probably be present in S2 as well. Few cast members will be new such as Will Father, played by Andrew Scott.
Here’s the original cast list:
- Dafne Eager as Lyra Belacqua
- James McAvoy as Lord Asriel
- Ariyon Bakare as Lord Boreal
- Ruth Wilson as Marisa Coulter
- Clarke Peters as The Grasp
- James Cosmo as Farder Coram
- Lin-Manuel Miranda as Lee Scoresby
His Dark Materials Season 2 Release Date
As of now, there’s no date about Season 2. But, as news is already sure that all 8 episodes of Season 2 (just like 8 episodes of Season 1) are already filmed.
We can expect Season 2 to follow a similar calendar as Season 1 i.e., we can expect to see season 2 on-screen around November 2020. This is all we know about His Dark Materials – Season 2 as of now.