Thursday, May 11, 2023

AppleTV+ Slots Premiere Date for Season 2 of 'Foundation'

AppleTV+ has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming second season of its original drama series Foundation.

The 10-episode second season will launch on Friday, July 14. New episodes will then be released weekly every Friday.

More than a century after the season one finale, tension mounts throughout the galaxy. As the Cleons unravel, a vengeful queen plots to destroy Empire from within, Hari, Gaal, and Salvor discover a colony of Mentalics with psionic abilities that threaten to alter psychohistory itself. The Foundation has entered its religious phase, promulgating the Church of Seldon throughout the Outer Reach and inciting the Second Crisis: war with Empire. The monumental adaptation of Foundation chronicles the stories of four crucial individuals transcending space and time as they overcome deadly crises, shifting loyalties and complicated relationships that will ultimately determine the fate of humanity.

The drama stars Lee Pace, Lou Llobell, Leah Harvey, Laura Birn, Cassian Bilton, Terrence Mann and Jared Harris.

New cast additions for the second season include Isabella Laughland, Kulvinder Ghir, Ella-Rae Smith, Holt McCallany, Rachel House, Nimrat Kaur, Ben Daniels and Dimitri Leonidas. 

David S. Goyer serves as showrunner on the drama based on the novels by Isaac Asimov. He executive produces with Alex Graves, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Bill Bost, Robin Asimov and Marcy Ross. Skydance Television produces.