Quantico 2 is all set to intrigue and entertain fans across the world. Priyanka Chopra reprises the character Alex Parrish again in the second season. There is no telling the amount of fame and global appeal, the actress has amassed with the successful run of the first season.
The Bollywood actress gained the status of an international icon following Quantico, she has also bagged Baywatch – The Movie, where she plays the villainous character. The dusky beauty has been constantly on Twitter sharing teaser and tidbits on Season 2 of Quantico.
Quantico 2 – Release date and TV channels
The filming of the second season started on July 13, 2016. Quantico 2 airs on September 25, 2016 on ABC at 10 PM EDT, In India, the series will be aired on Star World Premiere HD and SD. In Australia, the show will be aired on Seven Network. Quantico 2 is also aired on Netflix.
Quantico 2 – Spoilers
The finale of Quantico Season 1 revealed the mastermind of the Grand Central bombing. Liam O’Connor (Josh Hopkins) had not only planned the bombing, he had also framed Alex Parrish (Priyanka Chopra), an FBI recruit as a prime suspect. Following the allegation, she had gone into the hiding to tack down the real terrorist.
In the final season, we also saw Simon Asher (Tate Ellington) giving away his life to protect his nation, by driving a nuclear bomb into the sea. We see that Alex is absolved of the charges against her, at the same time, she is fired by FBI. Alex is then recruited by CIA.
In Season 2, the story moves to New York. The format will be of the same kind – flashback and flash-forward. In episode 1, which is called ‘Kudrove’, (code name for her CIA designation), Alex is seen investigating the sinister world of espionage at a secretive training unit called The Farm. Alex finds herself trapped in a major conspiracy that has disastrous consequences for the entire world. She has to make a choice that will affect her relationship with everyone
While Season 1 of Quantico had a bigger plot with many twists in it, the second season will be a confluence of subplots. There will be powerful characters with personal flashback stories, which aligns with the plot of the main show. The second season has got a moral voice to it, it is more introspective in nature.
Quantico 2 cast
The cast from Season 1 of Quantico which will not be repeated in Season 2 are Josh Hopkins, Anabelle Acosta and Tate Ellington, as their characters were killed off in the first season.
The cast from Season 1 that are retained are Ryan (Jake McLaughlin), Shelby (Johanna Braddy), Miranda (Aunjanue Ellis) and twins Raina and Nimah (Yasmine Massri)
There will be additional new characters in Quantico Season 2 which include Owen (Blair Underwood), Harry (Russell Tovey), Dayana (Pearl Thusi) and Lydia (Tracy Ifeachor). Another character Leon (Aaron Diaz) has a crucial part in the show, wherein he (a photojournalist) is on the heels of Alex for confidential information and photos, following her involvement in the terrorist attack in Season 1.