For the uninitiated, A Discovery of Witches stars Teresa Palmer and Matthew Goode as a witch and a vampire thrown collectively towards the fates. It’s tailored from Deborah Harkness’ hit All Souls trilogy and made its UK debut on Sky One in autumn 2018. It airs on Sundance and horror streaming service Shudder in the US.
Right here’s the official synopsis for sequence two from manufacturing firm Unhealthy Wolf:
Season 2 opens with Matthew (Matthew Goode) and Diana (Teresa Palmer) on the streets of Elizabethan London, the place they're hiding in time from the Congregation. Right here in Elizabethan London they have to discover a highly effective witch instructor to assist Diana management her magic and seek for the elusive Guide of Life.
Alongside the Elizabethan motion, again in the current day, Diana’s beloved aunts, Sarah and Em, should take shelter with infamous witch hunter Ysabeau De Clermont at her ancestral house, Sept-Excursions. In the meantime, in Oxford, Marcus and Miriam tackle Matthew’s mantle to shield daemons Nathaniel and Sophie, whose being pregnant is advancing. And Gerbert, Knox, Satu and Domenico are decided to seek out each clue they'll to Diana’s and Matthew’s disappearance, and the secrets and techniques their allies are maintaining from them.
Series two welcomes Steven Cree as Gallowglass and can see Diana and Matthew cross paths with some well-known figures from historical past together with Sir Walter Raleigh, performed by Michael Lindall.