HBO Max’s Raised by Wolves Begins Filming Second Season
Raised by Wolves star Abubakar Salim, who plays Father in HBO Max’s hit sci-fi drama series, has revealed that filming has commenced on the show’s second season. Salim made the announcement on Twitter where the actor shared a couple of behind-the-scenes photos. He also teased “big news this week” while sharing that he feels “incredibly fortunate for being here.” You can check out his full announcement below!
The series was renewed for Season 2 in September 2020, two weeks after Raised by Wolves debuted to strong reviews from critics and audiences with solid viewership numbers to back up the hype. A premiere date for the second season has not yet been revealed.
Big news this week! Watch this space!
Feeling incredibly fortunate for being here. Thanks to not only the creators & the network, but a BIG THANK YOU to the people who watch & enjoy the show!
— Abubakar Salim (@Abzybabzy) March 8, 2021
Raised by Wolves centers on two androids tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences, the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task.
The cast includes Amanda Collin (A Conspiracy of Faith, A Horrible Woman), Abubakar Salim (Fortitude, Jamestown), Winta McGrath (Aloft, Red Dog: True Blue), Niamh Algar (The Virtues, Calm With Horses), Jordan Loughran (The Infiltrator, Emerald City), Matias Varela (Narcos, Point Break), Felix Jamieson (Game of Thrones, The Ghost), Ethan Hazzard (The Long Song, Damned), Aasiya Shah (Call the Midwife, Unforgotten), Ivy Wong (Star Wars: Rogue One, Maleficent 2) and Travis Fimmel (Vikings).
The series is produced by Scott’s Scott Free Productions, with Scott, writer and creator Aaron Guzikowski, David W. Zucker (The Man in the High Castle), Jordan Sheehan (The Terror), Adam Kolbrenner (Prisoners) and Mark Huffam (The Martian) serving as executive producers.
The first season of Raised by Wolves is streaming now on HBO Max.