The former inspector Rycroft “Philo,” a half-blood investigator looking into a succession of gruesome killings, is the focus of ‘Carnival Row’ season 2.
The final chapter will air on 17 February, 2023 on Prime Video.
Cast and creators
- Orlando Bloom as Philo
- Cara Delevigne as Vignette
- Arty Froushan as Jonah Breakspear
- Caroline Ford as Sophie Longerbane
- Karla Crome as Tourmaline
- Tamzin Merchant as Spurnrose
- David Gyasi as Agreus Astrayon
- Andrew Gower as Ezra
Co-produced by Amazon Studios and Legendary Television
“In a fantasy world where humans and creatures clash, Season Two of Carnival Row picks up with former inspector Rycroft Philostrate a.k.a. Philo, investigating a series of gruesome murders stoking social tension. Vignette Stonemoss and the Black Raven plot payback for the unjust oppression inflicted by The Burgue’s human leaders, Jonah Breakspear and Sophie Longerbane. Tourmaline inherits supernatural powers that threaten her fate and the future of The Row. And, after escaping The Burgue and her vengeful brother Ezra, Imogen Spurnrose and her partner Agreus Astrayon encounter a radical new society which upends their plans. With humans and fae folk divided and freedom on the line, each hero will face impossible dilemmas and soul-defining tests in the epic conclusion of Carnival Row.”
The 10 episodes of Season 2 will air on a weekly basis. The neo-noir fantasy series’ first season, based on mythological creatures, debuted in 2019.
It provides a peek at how detective Philo’s relationship with Vignette complicates his life even further.