An official announcement was made on 30th October 2019 about the release of Pennyworth season 2 which is expected to happen by the end of this year(October-November). The production process has already begun. Although there was a halt during the march due to COVID-19 situations but it was resumed later.
This American crime drama based on the DC comics released its first season on July 28, 2019 on Epix. The creators are Danny Cannon and Bruno Heller. The series has done 1 season with 10 episodes. The upcoming season is expected to release in the same manner with 10 episodes.
The protagonist of the movie is Alfred Pennyworth who is Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler. He was a former SAS soldier during his 20s. He started security and started working with Thomas Wayne who was going to be the future father of Bruce Wayne. It mainly focuses on the relationship between Pennyworth and Thomas Wayne.
The first season showcased a group named Raven society who worked against the British government. Their target was Thomas Wayne for which they kidnapped Esme, who Alfred was dating to give in exchange of Thomas. He devises a clever plan and saves them both.
Arthur then goes on to discuss this matter with Thomas who offers him a job. He is nothing like the other superheroes and has very less resemblance from them. This show is based on a spy thriller.
Season 2 is expected to begin from where it stopped. Although Alfred has a long way to go before he takes the position of Batman’s butler. Season one ended in a cliffhanger leaving us wondering who killed Thomas. There are possibilities of more details about Thomas and Martha’s relationship. Alfred may also get into some real trouble this time. You never know.
Cast and characters
Jack Bannon as Alfred Pennyworth
Ben Aldridge as Thomas Wayne
Ryan Fletcher as Dave Boy
Hainsley Lloyd as Bazza
Dorothy Atkinson as Mary Pennyworth
Polly Walker as Peggy Sykes
Paloma Faith as Bet Sykes
Jason Flemyng as Lord James Harwood
Pennyworth season 2
It has been officially announced about the return of Pennyworth for a second season. It is expected to be released towards the end of this year. The fans are eager to clear their doubts on the first season which left them all in a cliffhanger.