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His Dark Materials Season 2 Episode 1 : The City of Magpies

Lyra and Will find themselves in a strange new place. The Magisterium take action as Mrs Coulter interrogates a suspected heretic witch, and Lee Scoresby embarks on a mission.

NameHis Dark Materials Season 2 Episode 1 : The City of Magpies
Air DateNovember 8th, 2020
GenresSci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama
NetworkBBC One
Production CompaniesBad Wolf, New Line Cinema
WriterJack Thorne
DirectorJamie Childs
Guest StarsMarama Corlett, Ian Peck, Sope Dirisu, Kit Connor, David Suchet, Cristela Alonzo, Remmie Milner, Ella Schrey-Yeats, Sophie Okonedo, David Langham, Sean Gilder, Frank Bourke, Bella Ramsey
Plot Keywordswitch, magic, airship, orphan, child kidnapping, parallel universe, alternate universe, based on young adult novel, talking animals
Dafne Keen
Dafne Keen
Lyra Belacqua / Lyra Silvertongue
Amir Wilson
Amir Wilson
Will Parry
Ruth Wilson
Ruth Wilson
Marisa Coulter
Ariyon Bakare
Ariyon Bakare
Lord Carlo Boreal
Ruta Gedmintas
Ruta Gedmintas
Serafina Pekkala
Jade Anouka
Jade Anouka
Ruta Skadi
Will Keen
Will Keen
Father MacPhail / Cardinal MacPhail
Simone Kirby
Simone Kirby
Mary Malone
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lin-Manuel Miranda
Lee Scoresby