The BBC television series, Taboo was a production of Scott Free London and Hardy Son. The series itself was created by Steven Knight, Tom Hardy, and his father, Chips Hardy, based on a story written by Tom and Chips Hardy. The story is split into eight parts which take place in the 19th century (1814). It commences with James Delaney (Tom Hardy) returning to England after twelve years in Africa with fourteen stolen diamonds. Followed by his father’s death. This series gives us a glance on the dark side of London in the 19th century. Though such an intense show one can only hope for a sequel.
The dates are not out as of now, but the affirmation for the second instalment is already made. The second season is speculated to confirm its dates by the end of 2020. And hopefully, give the fans what they want by early 2022.
The cast will most likely remain almost the same, the leads will return to claim their role. Speculations for new characters can be made. The casting crew is actually waiting for Tom Hardy to finish his current shoot for Venom 2. After which they can commence with the shooting of Taboo season 2.
The trailer is expected to come a few months after the confirmation of the release dates. The trailer is supposed to contain hints of Tom Hardy’s link to A Christmas Carol. We can only wait patiently for the trailer to drop.
What will be New?
The fans can expect the reveal of the puzzle behind James’ tattoo. We can also expect clarifications behind his controversy with the East India Company and Mark Gatiss’ Prince Regent. It can be speculated that Strong would get a progressively significant perspective into his late Mother’s Native American Heritage. Some huge pointers will be revealed in the second season, making the wait worthwhile.