Will Yun Lee Will Return For Altered Carbon Season Two
Fans eagerly awaited the return of Netflix's hit cyberpunk series Altered Carbon, and now Deadline reports that Will Yun Lee should return to the series, albeit in a very secretive and recurring role for the second season.
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It was previously announced that Anthony Mackie (Avengers: Infinite War) would take on the role of Joel Kinnaman's Takeshi Kovacs. Kovacs is a former soldier who became a revolutionary, then a hired mercenary. Aggressively independent, Kovacs swears allegiance to no man or woman except one: Quellcrist Falconer. His eternal quest to reconnect with her spans several centuries, planets and sleeves.
Lela Loren (Power) has also signed to play the regular role in the series of Danica Harlan, the charming and ambitious governor of planet Harlan & World, who struggles to balance the full support of the people, but with the uneasy grasp of the actors. politicians. around her. The actress has already completed the production of her role.
Lee starred in the first season in the original Kovacs, which existed in his original body more than 200 years before the series began, and whose spirit passed through several bodies titled sleeves with an alien technology known as the cortical stack.
Renee Elise Goldsberry (One Life to Live) will play Quellcrist Falconer. A fierce and revolutionary leader with a deep bond with Takeshi Kovacs, Quell is motivated primarily by his desire to re-establish the balance between life and death. Simone Missick (Luke Cage) will face Trepp, a specialized bounty hunter. A morally gray character, Trepp is known for his ability to track anyone in the Seated Worlds at the right price.
At A.I. In front, Chris Conner (American Crime Story) will return as Poe, a highly evolved A.I. He is fiercely loyal to Kovacs, with a constant desire to understand what it means to be human. Dina Shihibi (Daredevil) is facing Dig 301, an A.I out of work. programmed to help human archaeologists find a new purpose when she meets Poe.
In addition, Torben Liebrecht (Final Operation) will play Colonel Ivan Carrera, the diehard leader of a Special Protectorate Force who is looking for Takeshi Kovacs. Finally, James Santo will play Tanaseda Hideki, a centenary Yakuza chief who controls organized crime on the planet Harlan's World and shares a story with the show's main character.
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The second season of eight episodes of Altered Carbon, produced by Skydance television, will see Kalogridis returning as co-showrunner and executive producer alongside Alison Schapker (Alias, Nearly Human, Fringe). David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross will be Skydance's executive producers, with James Middleton (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles) also acting as executive producer.
Based on Richard K. Morgan's classic science fiction novels, Altered Carbon is an intriguing story of murder, love, sex and betrayal, set in over 300 years in the future. In season one – currently available for broadcast on Netflix – society has been transformed by new technologies: consciousness can be digitized; human bodies are interchangeable; Death is no longer permanent. Takeshi Kovacs is the only surviving soldier in a group of elite interstellar warriors who were defeated in an uprising against the new world order. His mind was stuck "on the ice" for centuries until Laurens Bancroft (James Purefoy), an incredibly rich and long-lived man, offered Kovacs a chance to live again. In return, Kovacs has to solve a murder … that of Bancroft himself.