A Discovery of Witches is a British fantasy romance drama television series. The original network of the series is Sky One.
It is based on the trilogy set of the novel “All Souls” by the author Deborah Harkness. The first season is named after the first book of the trio “A discovery of witches”.
On 14 September 2018, the first season of the show was premiered on Sky One. Indeed, it consists of eight episodes.
In November 2018, the show was renewed for a second as well as a third season. However, the dates of release are not yet announced. And is expected to be released at the end of 2020.
Teresa Palmer as Diana Bishop and Matthew Goode as Matthew Clairmont will be returning as the main characters of the show. Miriam Shephard by Aiysha Hart, Edward Bluemel as Marcus Whitmore, Malin Buska as Satu Jarvinen, and Owen Teal as Peter Knox will also be seen again. Tom Huges as Equipment Marlowe (Elizabethan Period), is likely to become a member of the cast.
the story revolves around Diana Bishop, a historian and a witch. She unexpectedly discovers a bewitched manuscript in Oxford’s Bodleian Library. Founding the manuscript she goes back to the world of magic to found out the secret before it. In her journey, a vampire Matthew Clairmont will help her out and they both will have an alliance.
Now this duo has to go through various problems to protect the book and their alliance as vampires and witches in their respective worlds will be a non-admitted.
The second and third season is expected to be named after the 2nd and 3rd book of the trilogy named “Shadow of Night” and “The Book Of Life” respectively and follow the stories of these books as well.