The release date for the second season of Good Omens has finally been announced, as have the new characters that will appear in the show. Based on the award-winning, eponymous 1990 novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman, Good Omens premiered in 2019 on Amazon Prime and BBC Two, starring Michael Sheen and David Tennant as the angel Aziraphale and the demon Crowley, respectively. The series is dominated by Christian themes and characters, and the plot centres on the impending Armageddon, with various people seeking to avoid or support the Antichrist’s arrival.
Good Omens Season 2 Release Date
We recently heard that the show would premiere in the summer of 2023. The announcement was made during New York Comic-Con, and while it was a little disheartening to have to wait so long, it’s simply fantastic to know the season will be released.
— Good Omens (@GoodOmensPrime) October 7, 2022
The series’ official Twitter account also shared and confirmed the news by distributing a new poster.
Good Omens Season 2 Cast
The potential cast list is as follows
- David Tennant as Crowley
- Michael Sheen as Aziraphale
- Derek Jacobi as Metatron
- Mark Gatiss as Harmony
- Steve Pemberton as Glozier
- Reece Shearsmith as William Shakespeare
- Niamh Walsh
- Dame Siân Phillips
- Tim Downie
- Pete Firman
- Andi Osho
- Alex Norton
Good Omens Season 2 Plot
Similar to the 1st season, it is unknown what the particular plot of Good Omens Season 2 will be, but a few significant plotlines have hinted at potential scenarios and directions the series could explore.
According to the logline of the first season, the series is set in 2018, and it follows the demon Crowley (David Tennant) and the angel Aziraphale (Michael Sheen), longtime acquaintances who, having grown accustomed to life on Earth as representatives of Heaven and Hell, attempt to stop the Antichrist and Armageddon, the final battle between Heaven and Hell.