Carnival Row was the unexpected success story of last summer. The fantasy series turned quite a few heads on its treatment of sensitive issues. The series had earned itself a dedicated following. With the creators earning rave reviews from various quarters. The series earned nominations for various awards.
Such a reception had fans exciting about the upcoming season. The series starts by sharing the story of mythical creatures forced to flee from their land. They arrive at a cosmopolitan city threatening to boil over. In a deeply political world, the plot of the series unfolds.
Carnival Row Season 2: When will it Release?
The series made a popular debut in 2019. That surge in opinion saw Amazon renewing the series just weeks after its release. The stage was set for the upcoming season. And filming for Season began from November, last year. It continued until March 2020.
That was when the filming was brought to a hiatus. With the pandemic spreading like wildfire, the shooting of Season 2 was brought to a standstill. Only two weeks of filming was left to be concluded, but the creators decided to not take any risks. It was only this week that the show finally completed the rest of its filming. However, fans must not expect a return soon. With post-production yet to be complete, it might be 2021, before the show returns.
Carnival Row Season 2: Who will Appear?
The second season is not going to give much of a shock, as far as casting goes. The series is expecting to return while retaining most of its original cast. That all but confirms Orlando Bloom returning once again as Rycraft Philostrate.
For the second season running, he will be joined by Cara Delevinge. Other members of the cast are going to include, Simon McBurney and Tamzin Merchant. They will appear alongside David Gyasi, Andrew Gower and Karla Crome.
Carnival Row Season 2: What will be the Story?
When it comes to the plot of Season 2, not much has is in knowledge. The creators have done a good job of keeping the story a secret. Even then, it can be an assumption that the theme of self-acceptance will once again be the focus.
Obviously, the theme will centre around Philostrate. Last season told the fans about his original identity. He belongs to both the world of humans and faes. Vignette is once again going to prove crucial to the story. But to know exactly what happens, fans will have to wait till the show’s release.
Carnival Row Season 2: Is there a Trailer?
The series has just completed its filming. It is still a long way off from the editing room. So the wait for a trailer might extend to late 2020 or early 2021.
Carnival Row has not wasted any time in earning a new fanbase. Admirers of the fantasy genre will find it easy to relate to the story. It might appear that the season is still far off. However, with just a few months left, the wait might be shorter than what most are expecting.