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The HBO Lovecraft country season 2 release date is just around the corner. Fans of HBO’s Lovecraft Country are eagerly awaiting HBO Lovecraft country season 2 cast and storyline. HBO Lovecraft country season 1 was a success, with a strong viewership and critical acclaim from viewers worldwide. It is not surprising that HBO has greenlit for production HBO Lovecraft county season 2!
Based on the eponymous novel by Matt Ruff, ‘Lovecraft Country’ is an ethereal and dark paranormal horror series set in 1950s America. Created by Misha Green, the narrative features uncanny monsters straight from Lovecraft paperbacks and shady occult magic. However, the real terror of the critically acclaimed series lies in the bigotry inherent in a racially segregated America.
The story follows Atticus Freeman as he teams up with his love interest Letitia Lewis and his uncle George Freeman to embark upon a search for his missing father through the heart of a dark era in American history. After the peculiar but definitive ending of the first season, if you are looking forward to the second installment with bated breath, allow us to shed light on the details of the potential second season of ‘Lovecraft Country’.
Lovecraft Country Season 2 Release Date
‘Lovecraft Country’ season 1 premiered on August 16, 2020, on HBO, and concluded on October 18, 2020. The first season packs ten episodes with runtimes ranging between 53 to 68 minutes per episode.
Moreover, the first season garnered a surprisingly impactful fan response which makes the prospects of a sequel bright. In February 2021, Casey Bloys, the chief content officer of HBO, reassured that the production company is hopeful about the prospects of a sequel. He also divulged that Misha Green and her group of writers are already working on the material for the season that will take the journey of Atticus forward. The production will reportedly take some time to begin as the creator does not have a ready material to work on, the way she did in the first season.
There is no question of the commencement of filming. As no official announcement of renewal has been made by the parent network yet. However, if the show gets renewed soon and filming gets underway by 2021, we may expect ‘Lovecraft Country’ season 2 to release sometime in late 2022 or early 2023.
Lovecraft Country Season 2 Cast: Who can be in it?
‘Lovecraft Country’ features an impressive cast ensemble to bring the supernatural drama to life. It is expected that most of the cast members, including Jurnee Smollett (Leti), Jada Harris (Diana), Wunmi Mosaku (Ruby), Michael Kenneth Williams (Montrose), Jamie Chung (Ji-Ah), and Aunjanue Ellis (Hippolyta) are going to return in the second installment of the show.
Lovecraft Country Season 2 Plot: What can it be About?
In the season finale of the first season, the story seemingly comes full circle, with Atticus dying, fulfilling Ji-Ah’s vision. Diana has been cursed, and Montrose, Leti, and Hippolyta try to recover her from the curse. After opening the book of names, the crew falls into an ancestral dream, where Atticus meets his mother, Dora. They get to learn Christina’s spell of immortality and apply it to Diana to bring her back from the curse.