Pennyworth Season 2: The first season of Pennyworth was released in September 2019. The show did amazingly well on both audience and critics’ meters, bagging 8 IMDB and 73% rotten tomatoes ratings. Ever since the release, fans have been wondering if they will get Pennyworth Season 2. Then Epix announced the renewal of the second season.
The first season of the show is set in 1960s London that follows the origin story of Batman’s butler- Alfred Pennyworth. Alfred that time worked for Martha and Thomas Wayne. Recently, the show’s executive producer- Danny Cannon, revealed that Pennyworth season 2 would take a critical turn. Here is that and more details about Pennyworth Season 2-
Producer Danny Cannon Reveals What’s Coming Next
Recently, executive producer of the show Danny Cannon revealed what could be coming up on Pennyworth Season 2. Along with Ben Aldridge and Emma Paetz, he announced that “Martha will get pregnant” in the second season. It is the same baby who will down the lane become don a cape and work to fight crime. Not just this, they revealed that keeping in mind how the first season finale left us with, Alfred is quite desperate to leave London and start the mythical life that he had in America. The only thing that connects him to London is his family ties and his loyalty towards London. So, he is struggling to make the decision.
In the meantime, Thomas goes to America to recover from the shot. He starts moving up at the CIA after that. The biggest transformation viewers will get to see is Martha’s transformation. She has gone through the biggest transformation. The reason for that was because of how she has gone full into the civil war, which will be the biggest thing on the show.
Pennyworth Season 2: Who Is Coming Back?
Along with Aldrich, Bannon, and Paetz, the second season of Pennyworth will bring Hainsley Lloyd Bennett, Ryan Fetcher, Dorothy Atkinson, and Polly Walker, Dave Boy, Mrs. Pennyowrth, and Peggy Sykes. Paloma Faith and Jason Flemyng will also come back as the recording artists for Pennyworth Season 2.
There will be some new series regulars in the second season. These new regulars include Ramon Tikaram, who is coming back as Inspector Victor Aziz, James Purely as Captain Gulliver Troy, Harriet Slater as a club singer, Alfie as the former SAS captain, and Edward Hogg as Colonel Salt. Jessye Romeo will join the cast as Katie Brown.
Production Status and Release Date
About a month after the first season concluded, Epix renewed Pennyworth for Season 2. The season is rumored to bring ten episodes, just like the first one. Reports suggest that the actual plan was to start productions for Pennyworth Season 2 in the first half of 2020 and to release the show in the second half of the year. However, now, the ongoing pandemic has paused everything. So we don’t know when the show would resume the shoot. We can hope that the show would resume shooting in 2021. We will pass on all the updates about the show as we get it. So, you stay tuned.