A Discovery of Witches is a television programme which is based on a book of the same name. This book is the first in a trilogy called All Souls, written by Deborah Harkness. This British TV series is produced by Bad Wolf and Sky Productions. A Discovery of Witches Season 1 premiered on Sky One on 14 September 2018 . And, it consisted of eight episodes. Moreover, in November 2018, Sky One renewed the A Discovery of Witches for a second and third season.
The plot revolves around Diana Bishop who is a historian and a reluctant witch. And, she discovers a bewitched manuscript in Bodleian Library. She is led to the magical world to unravel the secrets the manuscript holds about the magical creatures. In her thrilling journey ,she is helped by an enigmatic geneticist and vampire Matthew Clairmont. Brushing aside the mutual distrust between vampires and witches, they combine their forces to protect the book . Moreover,they solve the mysteries within the book and simultaneously overcome threats from the creature world.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 will follow the storyline of the second book in the All Souls trilogy. That is titled as ‘Shadow of Night’.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2: what is the AIR Date?
As per the news by Sky Productions the series is to be released in 2020. But, there is no particular date announced yet . In addition to that, we don’t know if the Covid-19 pandemic has effected the production and the air date. We keep our fingers crossed and hope it would release soon. Stay tuned with us to know more about the release date in the upcoming weeks.
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Whom can you expect?
Teresa Palmer plays the protagonist Diana Bishop . And, Matthew Goode is in the role of Matthew Clairmont. In addition to these characters, we can also expect Alex Kingston who plays the role of Sarah Bishop. Valarie Pettiford portrays Emily Mather, Daniel Ezra plays Nathaniel Wilson. Also, Aisling Loftus is in the role of Sophie Norman.
Michael Jibson will be a new addition to the crew. He will play Emperor Rudolf ll.
A Discovery of Witches Season 2 Plot.
If you want to know the story beforehand you can read the second book of the trilogy.
Sky Productions said that the fans should expect Diana and Matthew to travel through time to the Elizabethan London to find a tutor for Diana. The tutor can help her to control her powers. Also, they search for the elusive book of Life. Things are gonna get more dangerous but exciting and challenging.
Stay tuned with us for more updates.