Fate: A second season of The Winx Saga will be available on Netflix in 2022. The new cast members and the information that filming has started are all included in this list of everything we currently know about Fate: A Winx Saga season 2. A Netflix Original teen fantasy drama series called Fate: The Winx Saga is based on the hugely popular cartoon series Winx Club.
Three directors, Lisa James Larsson, Hannah Quinn, and Stephen Woolfenden, shared the directorial responsibilities for the show, which was created by Brian Young (who will return for season 2). Together with Rainbow S.p.A. and Young Blood Productions, Archery Pictures produced the television series.
Bridgerton has been firmly seated at the top spot on television in numerous regions throughout the world, most notably in the United States, since its debut on Christmas Day. Fate: The Winx Saga, which premiered on January 23rd, eventually dethroned the period drama. It should be mentioned that the Original’s rule at the top lasted only eight days before he was deposed by Bridgerton.
With a brand as popular as the Winx Club, every live-action adaptation will be scrutinised.
Aside from the show’s quality, the most contentious issue has been the casting decisions. Musa’s character design was influenced by Chinese-American actress Lucy Lui, although the role was not given to an actress of Asian ancestry; instead, Emily Applebaum was cast.
Fans were even more upset when the character of Flora was replaced by Eliot Salt’s Terra Harvey. Although Salt has hinted at Flora’s possible appearance in the second season (and we can confirm this to be the case shortly).
New Characters for Season 2 of Fate: The Winx Saga
There will be at least three new characters introduced in Season 2, and we will know who will play them in July 2021.
Paulina Chávez will portray Flora. She is described as an Earth fairy, similar to her cousin Terra, with a laid-back demeanour but a dark secret. This job is being filled by a Hispanic woman.
Éanna Hardwick will play Sebastian – Sebastian, who appears in season 2 of World of Winx, will apparently make his way over to the Netflix series. A student described as having a brilliant mind but questionable morality.
Brandon Grace will portray Grey. We couldn’t discover any mention of Grey (tell us if we’re incorrect) in the original animated series. This character is a transgender male characterised as an expert with a secret (everyone in season 2 is hiding secrets!). Furthermore, in season 2, he is planned to have a relationship with Aisha, which he achieves through his “charismatic charms.”
Additional casting will continue through August 2021. According to MovieExtras.ie, they are looking for identical twins to star in season 2. Jayden Revri (The Lodge, Dead Boy Detectives) is listed on IMDb as playing Devin in season 2.
Where is Season 2 of Fate: The Winx Saga in Production?
We discovered that production was scheduled to begin between mid-July and late-November 2021, with filming once more taking place in Dublin, Ireland. Season 2 is anticipated to have 8 episodes, an increase from the season 1’s 6 episodes.
We received word that filming has commenced alongside the new cast members on July 20th, 2021. Season 2 filming is under underway in County Wicklow, Ireland. Additionally, we are aware that some filming took place in Avoca, Ireland.
According to posts on several performers’ social media accounts, the filming was finished in November 2021. Particularly, it appears that filming was completed on November 30, 2021. 2 episodes of the next season will undoubtedly be directed by Sallie Aprahamian, it has been announced. The Sins, Real Man, Teachers, and Lip Service are just a few of the films on which the British director has worked.
What can we expect from Fate: The Winx Saga’s second season?
Bloom was able to sprout her own wings during her spectacular battle with the Burned Ones, becoming the only fairy to do so in many years. Bloom’s use of her wings allows her to access even more powerful magic, specifically old magic that not even the staff of Alfea College can access.
Bloom’s new abilities will only make her stronger. Bloom’s power comes from the Dragon Flame, and if she can master it, she may be able to permanently eliminate the Burned Ones. Bloom may need some time to learn how to control her abilities, as the first time she used her wings, she fainted from weariness.
With Bloom being the first to sprout wings, it won’t be long until the other fairies follow suit. We don’t know why her wings activated, other than the fact that she is an extraordinarily powerful fairy, but if she can figure out the key to the ability, other fairies may be able to learn the old magic.
Rosalind murdered Farah Dowling with the assistance of the Queen of Solaria. With her return as headmistress, it’s apparent she’ll use her power to push Bloom to use more of her abilities. With a conflict looming over Alfea, Rosalind is likely to seize this opportunity to push the pupils to grow even stronger, possibly transforming them into soldiers who would fight in the upcoming war.
When will Netflix release the second season of Fate: The Winx Saga?
Before the series returns to Netflix, a long period of time can pass. The series began filming in September 2019 and wrapped up a few months later on December 13th, 2019. After that, it was thirteen months until the series debuted. Our best estimation is that it will be released in mid- to late 2022 based on the production timetable mentioned above.