‘Good Omens’ Season 2: Everything to Know

Everything to Know About the Good Omens Unexpected 2nd Season Plot Details Cast and More 467

Michael Sheen, David Tennant.
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Good Omens season 2 is about to introduce a completely new journey for Aziraphale and Crowley. 

When season 1 of Good Omens was launched in 2019, the present was initially meant to work as a restricted collection with a six-episode order. The Prime Video hit, which follows angel Aziraphale (Michael Sheen) and his finest pal, a demon named Crowley (David Tennant), as they try to forestall Armageddon, relies on Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s 1990 novel of the identical identify. 

After vital reward — and a mini episode titled Good Omens: Lockdown through the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 — the streamer shocked followers when it introduced the present can be returning for a second season, that includes a completely new story for the unlikely duo. 

“Neil at all times talked about the concept he and Terry [Pratchett] had talked fairly a bit about future storylines and that they’d labored out numerous it, truly. They simply by no means obtained round to writing it down in a e book,” Sheen instructed Collider in July 2023. “So there was numerous materials already in his head. One of many fantastic issues about this, as properly, engaged on this undertaking, has been how a lot myself and David have been in a position to collaborate with Neil on the characters and inhabit them and convey them to life, and growing the connection between them and the storylines. So it’s felt very collaborative, however then, in fact, Neil is superb at making it really feel collaborative even when he is aware of precisely what he needs.”

Maintain scrolling for all the things to learn about Good Omens season 2: 

When Does ‘Good Omens’ Season 2 Premiere?

The primary episode of season 2 will premiere on Prime Video Friday, July 28, and have a weekly launch schedule. 

How Many Episodes Are in ‘Good Omens’ Season 2?

Season 2 can be comprised of six episodes. 

Who Is the Forged of ‘Good Omens’ Season 2? 

Sheen and Tennant will return as Aziraphale and Crowley, respectively, with Jon Hamm reprising his function as Gabriel and Derek Jacobi showing as Metatron. Nina Sosanya and Maggie Service, for his or her components, can be enjoying completely different characters than their season 1 counterparts. Liz Carr, Doon Mackichan, Gloria Obianyo, and Miranda Richardson can even make appearances in new roles. 

Shelley Conn, Tim Downie, Pete Firman, Alex Norton, Andi Osho, Dame Siân Phillips and Quelin Sepulveda are new additions to the forged, whereas Benedict Cumberbatch, Frances McDormand and Adria Arjona are among the many notable absences. 

Everything to Know About the Good Omens’ Unexpected 2nd Season: Plot Details, Cast and More
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What Is Season 2 of ‘Good Omens’ About?

Whereas season 1 of Good Omens adopted the narrative of Gaiman and Pratchett’s novel of the identical identify, season 2 can be a totally new story. After season 2 was introduced in July 2021, Gaiman put outdated concepts he and Pratchett didn’t embrace of their novel and used them for season 2 of the adaption. 

“Terry’s not right here any longer, however when he was, we had talked about what we needed to do with Good Omens, and the place the story went subsequent,” Gaiman stated in a press launch on the time. “And now, due to BBC Studios and Amazon, I get to take it there. I’ve enlisted some fantastic collaborators, and John Finnemore has come on board to hold the torch with me. There are such a lot of questions folks have requested about what occurred subsequent (and in addition, what occurred earlier than) to our favourite Angel and Demon. Listed below are the solutions you’ve been hoping for. We’re again in Soho, and all via time and house, fixing a thriller, which begins with an angel wandering via Soho, with no reminiscence.”

Is There a Trailer for ‘Good Omens’ Season 2?

Prime Video launched the primary teaser, which you’ll be able to watch above, for season 2 in June, revealing that the central thriller will revolve round angel Gabriel. A second sneak peek dropped later that very same month which featured a half-naked Gabriel revealing “one thing horrible” may occur to him — he simply can’t appear to recollect what. 

When Was Season 2 of ‘Good Omens’ Filmed?

After season 2 was greenlit in June 2021, the present started filming in Scotland in November of that yr, wrapping in March 2022.