TNT have released the official trailer for the upcoming second season of The Alienist series titled The Alienist: Angel of Darkness.
Based on Caleb Carr’s novel, The Alienist focused on Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, a brilliant and obsessive ‘Alienist’ in the controversial new field of treating mental pathologies. The limited series has us following Kreizler’s relentless pursuit of a never-before-seen ritualistic killer murdering young boys, with newspaper illustrator John Moore and an ambitious secretary motivated to become New York City’s first female police detective Sara Howard, aiding him in his pursuit of the killer.
In the second season, Angel of Darkness, Sara has opened her own private detective agency and is leading the charge on a brand-new case. She reunites with Dr. Kreizler, the formidable alienist, and John Moore, now a New York Times reporter, to find Ana Linares, the kidnapped infant daughter of the Spanish Consular. Their investigation leads them down a sinister path of murder and deceit, heading towards a dangerous and elusive killer.
The second season stars Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning, Douglas Smith, Matthew Shear, Robert Ray Wisdom, Ted Levine, Melanie Field and Rosy McEwen.
The Alienist: Angel of Darkness will premiere on the TNT network on the 26th July 2020.