Shadow And Bone Season 2: Cast, Crew And Release Dates

Jay Jangid
2 min readJan 10, 2022

Here’s everything we know about Shadow and Bone Season 2. It explains what new characters to expect, what to expect from the storey, and who will return from the cast. Shadow and Bone Season 2 will begin production in early 2022. To summarise, the fantasy series’ first season launched on Netflix on April 23rd, 2021, based on Leigh Bardugo’s Grishaverse series of books. The first season’s cast included Jessie Mei Li, Archie Renaux, Freddy Carter, Amita Suman, and Kit Young.

Is Season 2 of Shadow and Bone confirmed?

Despite the fact that there is plenty of source material to come and that we previously reported that the show has been in active development for quite some time, Netflix’s official renewal didn’t come until Geeked Week, where they’re making a bevvy of new announcements. The renewal was revealed alongside a video of the cast discussing it (which accidentally leaked the day before the official announcement — whoops!).

How well did Netflix’s Shadow and Bone do?

In the first 28 days, Netflix claims that 55 million people viewed the episode. This places the show at number eight on the all-time list of most-watched English television shows (at least according to released Netflix statistics). This is also in line with the top 10 data points obtained. With a respectable 16,342 points, it is now ranked eighth in the world in terms of points gained, behind Vincenzo but ahead of Snowpiercer. It’s also got the 14th highest first-day launch on Netflix since March 2020. The series has topped the rankings in 79 countries, according to Netflix. Shadow and Bone was removed from Netflix’s top 50 international titles list on May 30th, 2021.

What members of the cast will return for Season 2 of Shadow and Bone?

A few minor details were revealed, including the fact that season 2 will consist of eight episodes, each lasting around an hour.

Season 2 will feature the following cast members:

  • Jessie Mei Li is a Chinese actress (Alina Starkov)
  • Renaux, Archie (Malyen Oretsev)
  • Carter, Freddy (Kaz Brekker)
  • Kit Young, Amita Suman (Inej) (Jesper Fahey)
  • Barnes, Ben (General Kirigan)
  • Calahan Skogman (Nina Zenik) Danielle Galligan (Matthias Helvar)
  • We haven’t heard anything about new cast members for Season 2 of Shadow and Bone, but we can confirm which characters will be returning to the series.

What can we anticipate from Season 2 of Shadow and Bone on Netflix?

Let’s take a crack at predicting what to anticipate from season 2 now. First, a short summary of the season 1 finale. Our warriors return to the fold for the final time, and more fatalities are on the way. Kirigan utilises Alina’s developing abilities to build a new light tunnel, allowing travel through the fold’s darkness. A major conflict erupts, and the globe appears to be more divided than ever.

Many of the characters are still unable to harness the stag’s power, but through a vision, Alina discovers that only she, not Kirigan, is capable of doing so.

Originally published at on January 10, 2022.



Jay Jangid

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