Showtime has premiered the teaser trailer for the highly anticipated second season of its breakout and buzzed about series “Yellowjackets”. It includes a solid look at Elijah Wood’s new character, a detective named Walter, in the new season.
The part survival epic, psychological horror story, and coming-of-age drama series follows a team of New Jersey high school girl soccer players who become the unlucky survivors of a plane crash deep in the remote Canadian northern wilderness in 1996. The series chronicles their attempts to stay alive while also tracking their current lives in 2021.
The series chronicles their descent from a complicated but thriving team to savage clans, while also tracking the lives they’ve attempted to piece back together nearly 25 years later.
The first season received universal acclaim, seven Emmy nominations, and an average of more than five million weekly viewers across platforms – becoming the second-most streamed series in Showtime history.
Melanie Lynskey, Christina Ricci, Tawny Cypress, Juliette Lewis, Lauren Ambrose, Simone Kessell, Sophie Nelisse, Jasmin Savoy Brown, Sophie Thatcher, Samantha Hanratty, Courtney Eaton, Liv Hewson, Steven Krueger, Warren Kole and Kevin Alves star.
Season two will kick off March 26th on Showtime with an on demand version available for all Showtime subscribers from March 24th.