Black Summer Season 2 is the news that the fans were desperately waiting for. This Netflix horror series was binge-watched as soon as it dropped on the platform. The zombie apocalypse series was renewed for the second season in November last year.
So here’s everything you need to know about Black Summer Season 2 and the director’s views about it.
Black Summer Season 2: Release Date
The season one was released on Netflix on April 11, 2019. However, the confirmed release date of the second season hasn’t been declared yet.
But for sure the series is returning for a second installment and is revealed to be consisting of eight episodes. Also, considering the coronavirus pandemic, every series’ productions have been shut down which includes Black Summer as well.
The showrunner Karl Schaefer mentioned that the filming of season two had already started. Due to the crisis, it had to be stopped, and right now the team is not in a position to comment when they’ll resume the shooting. So considering all of these, the show is expected to return in early 2021 or summer of 2021.
Black Summer Season 2: Cast
Jamie King will be back to reprise her role as Rose as well as her role as executive director.
Justin Chu Cary will be seen returning as Spears and Christian Lee as Kyungsun
John Hyams will be back on board as the director of the show
Also, Sal Velez Jr. has suggested that William could also be back.
These are the few names that have been confirmed at the moment. We have to wait for a while to get further more updates on this.
Black Summer Season 2: Storyline
At the moment, the storyline of Black Summer Season 2 is not known. But we can assume it to start with a completely new storyline since season one ended on a happy note.
In season one we saw the earlier days of a more violent zombie apocalypse. Rose is separated from her daughter, for which she then joins with a criminal and other surviving humans. She reunites with them to get away from the zombie situation and to get back to her daughter. The season ended with Rose being reunited with her stranded daughter.
The second season is expected to follow a similar storyline and pattern where the characters survive and fight for existence.