A brand new behind-the-scenes video confirms that filming has wrapped on The Wheel of Time Season 2 and showcases its environments, set items and props.
Behind-the-scenes footage from The Wheel of Time Season 2 teases the brand new areas, stunts and one precise wheel that followers can anticipate to see when the Prime Video epic fantasy sequence returns.
The 30-second video was posted by the official Wheel of Time Twitter. Captioned “That’s a wrap for season 2,” it showcases rocky desert landscapes not like any environments seen through the present’s first season. It additionally options two members of the Prime Video sequence’ stunt staff rehearsing battle choreography, in addition to the solid, together with star Rosamund Pike, collaborating in desk reads. This materials is intercut with clips of assorted props, together with a big, stylized wheel that seems to have manacles connected to it.
The Wheel of Time showrunner Rafe Judkins beforehand opened up about how the present’s second season will develop on the primary, together with its depiction of polyamorous relationships. “You see a lot more, actually, in Season 2 of one of those relationships — the Alanna, Maksim and Ihvon relationship,” he mentioned. “We get to delve into more of that and understand a little bit more how those three parts fit together and how there’s not just one relationship happening there, there’s three relationships.”
Actor Kate Fleetwood, who performs prickly Aes Sedai Liandrin Guirale, additionally not too long ago teased her character’s troubling trajectory in Season 2. “I’ve really enjoyed the playfulness of Liandrin,” she mentioned. “But there is, there are — there’s a deeper and a darker side to Liandrin, but also her own personal backstory I’ve really been able to immerse myself in the second season which has been a real gift… there’s definitely some surprises in store in Season 2.”
The Wheel of Time Season 2 will introduce a number of new faces, too. Most notably, Killing Eve star Ayoola Good will painting Aviendha, a brand new love curiosity for Josha Stradowski’s Rand al’Thor. In Robert Jordan’s unique novels, Aviendha is a fierce Aiel warrior generally known as a Maiden of the Spear who later learns she possesses the flexibility to channel the One Energy.
Good is joined by fellow Wheel of Time newcomer Julian Lewis Jones, who joins the solid as Bayle Domon. A ship captain from the town of Illian, Domon makes his debut within the first ebook within the sequence, The Eye of the World. He goes on to develop into a distinguished supporting participant within the second ebook, The Nice Hunt, which can reportedly function the idea for a lot of Season 2.
The Wheel of Time Season 1 is at the moment streaming on Prime Video. Season 2 doesn’t but have a release date.