Production has started of Fate: The Winx Saga Season 2 in County Wicklow, Ireland. Netflix has announced giving the next update regarding its series Fate The Winx Saga.
New cast members include Brandon Grace as Grey, Éanna Hardwicke as Sebastian, and Paulina Chávez as Flora.
Returning cast members include Abigail Cowen as Bloom, Hannah van der Westhuysen as Stella, Precious Mustapha as Aisha, Eliot Salt as Terra, Elisha Applebaum as Musa, Sadie Soverall as Beatrix, Freddie Thorp as Riven, Danny Griffin as Sky, Theo Graham as Dane, Jacob Dudman as Sam, Ken Duken as Andreas and Rob James Collier as Silva.
Brian Young (The Vampire Diaries) will return as Showrunner and Executive Producer. Further Executive Producers include Judy Counihan and Kris Thykier from Archery Pictures (Riviera, The State) plus Joanne Lee and Cristiana Buzzelli from Rainbow.
Season one of the series is a live-action adaptation of Nickelodeon's Winx Club (2004) which follows Bloom as she adjusts to life in the Otherworld, where she must learn to control her dangerous magical powers.
According to the production team, Fate: The Winx Saga will be targeted towards young adults and will be "edgier and darker than they (the older audience of Winx Club) can imagine after being used to the colorful world of the Winx."
Meanwhile, if you look interested to know that Brian Young (a former writer for 2009's The Vampire Diaries) is the creator and show-runner of Fate: The Winx Saga. According to an interview with The Guardian, Young chose to "ditch the look" of the cartoon Winx fairies; he said, "Look, again, I'm a massive manga anime fan… but nobody looks like that."
Season 1 consists of 5 episodes, but we will likely see the total number of eight episodes in season 2 of Fate The Winx Saga.
The release date of season 2 is not yet confirmed by Netflix. You will have to wait more time, possibly be the available next year 2022.