Shadow and Bone premiered on Netflix, so fans are beginning to wait for news on season 2. The Netflix show launched season 1 in April 2021 to great success, with season 2 confirmed shortly thereafter. We share everything you need to know about season 2 of the Netflix original series below!
Shadow and Bone are based on novels written by author Leigh Bardugo in her fantasy world, the “Grishaverse.” It follows the story of the Shadow and Bone trilogy with the addition of some characters from the Six of Crows duology, which Bardugo wrote separately. It is a world where magic users named Grisha can manipulate certain natural forces or elements, and the rich fictional cultures are loosely based in Russia and Eastern Europe.
Shadow and Bone season 2 release date
Netflix confirmed Season 2 of Shadow and Bone after the premiere of Season 1. Netflix has not yet set a release date for Season 2 of Shadow and Bone. On July 7, Netflix released a video announcement that saw the cast of Shadow and Bone share that Season 2 was in the works.
Shadow And Bone Season 2 is expected to release by 2022-2023.
Shadow and Bone season 2 filming
News of the Shadow and Bone season 2 renewal broke on Netflix Geeked Week, where the cast themselves announced the new season. This followed a March 2021 report from What’s on Netflix claiming that Shadow and Bone season 2 was already internally approved on Netflix, but that the streamer had yet to announce it.
Shadow and Bone season 2 cast
Here is the full list of the expected returning cast for Shadow and Bone season 2:
- Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov
- Ben Barnes as General Kirigan (the Darkling)
- Archie Renaux as Malyen ‘Mal’ Oretsov
- Freddy Carter as Kaz Brekker
- Amita Suman as Inej Ghafa
- Kit Young as Jesper Fahey
- Danielle Gilligan as Nina Zenik
- Calahan Skogman as Matthias Helvar
- Zoe Wanamaker as Baghra
- Sujaya Dasgupta as Zoya Nazyalensky
Shadow And Bone Season 2 Plot
Netflix hasn’t revealed the official synopsis yet, but we have a pretty good idea of what to expect in the new season.
Season 2 will pick up where the first installment left off. The first season cites the story of an orphan cartographer who goes by the name of Alina Starkov. Alina discovers her powers as Grisha, a magical builder with power like no one else, the power to create light.