CottonWood Media and ZDF announced the second season of live action series Theodosia, based on the books written by Robin L. LaFevers, and set against the backdrop of Edwardian London and Egypt, the new season will feature a further 26 action-packed half hours bringing the series total to 52 episodes.
The new season, in production across Belgium, Paris and Morocco, sees Eloise Little reprising her role as the lead heroine and courageous adventurer Theo and welcomes the return of Frankie Minchella as her brother Henry, and Nana Agyeman-Bediako as friend/street musician Will, with some exciting new cast members to be announced shortly.
The series is co-distributed internationally by Federation Kids & Family and ZDF Studios.
Nicole Keeb, Head of International Co-productions and Acquisitions, Children and Youth, ZDF, said: “The mixture of adventure and suspense in old Egypt and Victorian London is breathtaking, and Season 2 will dive even deeper into this fascinating universe.”
Theodosia will see the return of Matt Bloom and Alex Jacob as Lead Directors. Executive Producers for both seasons are Leila Smith (Find Me in Paris, Lockout) and Emmy-Award winning Joe Williams (Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe, Young Dracula, Eve), with also Alexa Dosne as co-executive producer. The series is produced by Cottonwood Media’s David Michel, Cécile Lauritano and Zoé Carrera Allaix.
The first season premiered on BBC, WarnerMedia Latin America for HBO Max Lat Am (excluding Brazil), HBO Max (US), Globo, France Télévisions, Salto, France TV, OSN, Dreamia (Biggs Channel), and NPO to name just a few to date.