The Alienist Season 1 was aired in the year 2018, and it did receive quite appraise for its grabbing story and catching performances. It is a period drama and was internationally distributed by the online streaming platform Netflix. It did gain a wide audience, and now the fans are waiting for the second season of the series. This article consists of everything you need to know about The Alienist Season 2.
The plot of the series is based on the novel by Caleb Carr of the same name. It first premiered in the year 2018 on the TNT Television network. It is set in the late 19th century in New York where an Ad-hoc team initiates working on a gruesome murder case.
The members of the team include Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a criminal psychologist, a newspaper illustrator, John Moore, and the police commissioner Sara Howard, Teddy Roosevelt’s secretary. The show is partly both fictional and non-fictional. This decision was taken keeping in mind to give the series the cinematic liberty.
The Alienist Season Episode 5
TNT announced in August 2018, that the show has been renewed for a second season. The second season of the series has been named, The Alienist: The Angel of Darkness. It is going to be based on the follow-up of the same name and by Caleb Carr. The show was released on July 19, 2020, and the fifth episode of the second season will be releasing on August 2, 2020.
This time, we will be witnessing Sarah Howard opening a detective agency of her own. Moore is now a reporter in the New York Times, and he along with Dr. Kreizler are again enlisted by Sara to work along on a brand new case.
Let’s see what it will bring for us.