Apple TV+ has recently unveiled a teaser for the second season of Foundation; a science-fiction drama series from David S. Goyer. The show will be returning on Friday, July 14.
This highly anticipated season, which is based on Isaac Asimov’s award-winning stories, will debut globally with one episode on the said date, followed by new episodes every Friday. The 10-episode second season of Foundation features an international cast led by Emmy-nominated actors Jared Harris and Lee Pace, along with rising stars Lou Llobell and Leah Harvey.
The Apple Original drama is produced by Skydance Television for Apple TV+.
What to expect from Foundation season 2
According to Whattowatch, season 2 “is set more than a century after the season one finale, when tension mounts throughout the galaxy. As the Cleons unravel, a vengeful queen plots to destroy Empire from within. Hari, Gaal, and Salvor discover a colony of Mentalics with psionic abilities that threaten to alter psychohistory itself. The Foundation has entered its religious phase, promulgating the Church of Seldon throughout the Outer Reach and inciting the Second Crisis: war with Empire.”
Foundation season 2: Cast and characters
Season two features an international cast, including returning actors Laura Birn, Cassian Bilton, and Terrence Mann. Moreover, it also introduces new characters, such as:
- Isabella Laughland (Brother Constant): A member of the ruling family in the Empire.
- Kulvinder Ghir (Poly Verisof): A trader who is an ally of Brother Dawn.
- Ella-Rae Smith (Queen Sareth of Cloud Dominion): A powerful leader who aims to take down the Empire.
- Holt McCallany (Warden Jaegger Fount): A prison warden.
- Rachel House (Tellem Bond): A powerful and ruthless politician.
- Nimrat Kaur (Yanna Seldon): Hari Seldon’s daughter.
- Ben Daniels (Bel Roise): A brilliant and ambitious general in the Empire.
- Dimitri Leonidas (Hober Mallow): A swashbuckling trader who aligns himself with Salvor.
Foundation season 2: Production
Foundation season two is led by showrunner and executive producer David S. Goyer, with David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Bill Bost, Robyn Asimov, and Marcy Ross also serving as executive producers. The show is based on Isaac Asimov’s science fiction novel series of the same name and has been adapted for television by David S. Goyer and Josh Friedman.
Foundation season 2: Conclusion
Season 2 is set to air on July 14, 2023, exclusively on Apple TV+. The teaser promises to deliver an epic saga that will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.
With tension mounting throughout the galaxy, new characters, and an intricate plot, fans of the series are eagerly awaiting the release of the new season. Apple TV+ continues to bring high-quality content to its viewers, and Foundation is no exception.
Overall, the new season promises to be an exciting journey that will leave viewers wanting more. With its captivating storytelling, impressive production values, and talented cast, it is sure to be one of the most talked-about series of the year.
Are you excited for Foundation season 2? Let us know in the comments below what you expect to see in the new season!