A brand new trailer has been shared for the upcoming second season of His Dark Materials – watch it under.
The primary season of the HBO/BBC present got here out final yr, and the upcoming second sequence was first teased with an initial trailer at [email protected] last month.
The official synopsis for season two, which is about to sort out Phillip Pullman’s second ebook within the His Darkish Supplies sequence, The Refined Knife, reads: “Lord Asriel (James McAvoy) has opened a bridge to a brand new world, and, distraught over the dying of her finest buddy, Lyra (Dafne Eager) follows Asriel into the unknown.
“In a wierd and mysterious deserted metropolis she meets Will (Amir Wilson), a boy from our world who can also be working from a troubled previous. Lyra and Will be taught their destinies are tied to reuniting Will along with his father however discover their path is continually thwarted as a warfare begins to brew round them.
“In the meantime, Mrs. Coulter (Ruth Wilson) searches for Lyra, decided to deliver her residence by any means obligatory.” Watch the brand new trailer under.
The preliminary first-look trailer for the second season confirmed a Fleabag reunion for Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Andrew Scott. “The connection is all about companionship, friendship, and loyalty and that’s what I really feel about Phoebe in my actual life so it’s fantastic that that is taking place,” Scott mentioned of the team-up.
Reviewing the first season of His Dark Materials, NME wrote: “For essentially the most half, His Darkish Supplies has a really regal vibe. The cinematography is gorgeous and the cameras continuously reduce to broad, sweeping pictures of the countryside – accompanied by an imposing rating that wouldn’t sound misplaced in a Bond film.
“Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings are touchstones right here – and the tone may be very very similar to a giant, Christmas-time household blockbuster. The distinction, crucially, is that nothing feels hammy or tacky.”