Alienist is an American psychotically thriller and period drama.based on the book “The Alienist” written by Caleb Carr.
Set in 1896, New York City, this series follows a criminal psychologist, John Moore, a newspaper illustrator, and his team as they embark on a journey to solve a series of vicious murders boy prostitutes in secret.
The first season of this series aired on TNT on January 21, 2018, until March 26, 2018.
It received mixed responses from the audience as well as critics with an IMDb rating of 7.1 and only 66% rotten tomatoes.
Despite its low ratings, the series managed to grab a decent amount of fans.
The series was renewed for a second season by TNT which is yet to be released. So, let’s see what we information we got on this season.
What is the release date of season 2?
Season two is likely to be released in winter 2020 and will be broadcasted weekly on TNT. But, no official announcement has been made by the crew as of yet.
Frank Pugliese will act as the new showrunner for this season.
What is the cast of season 2?
The lead cast for the series has been confirmed with Daniel Bruhl as Dr. Lazo Kreizler, Luke Evans as John Moore and Dakota Fanning as Sarah Howard.
The rest of the cast might undergo few changes according to the storyline and plots.
What is the plot of season 2?
This season will be based on the second book of Caleb Carr “The Angel Of Darkness”.
In this season the group will reunite after a year to find the infant daughter of a missing Spanish dignitary.
The storyline of the show is a little different from the book’s storyline.
Since nothing has been confirmed, we just have to wait and watch what this season has to offer.