Detective fans will be excited to know that “Will Trent” is returning to solve the mysteries of Atlanta. The crime series, which succeeded in its first season because of its captivating storyline and compelling characters, is back with another season. It is based on the book series by Karin Slaughter. If you are interested in this genre, you may find it intriguing to learn about the upcoming cases solved by a special agent from the Georgia Bureau of Investigations (GBI). Here is everything you need to know about Will Trent Season 2.
Will Trent Season 2: Release Date
Will Trent Season 2 will premiere on ABC on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. It will be released on Hulu on February 21, 2024. The new episodes will air on Hulu the day after they premiere on ABC.
Revealing the Cast Members
All the actors from the previous season are returning in the upcoming chapter. The main cast includes:
- Ramon Rodriguez plays Will Trent. A brilliant detective from the GBI will play the lead role.
- Erika Christensen plays Angie Polaski. She is Will’s childhood friend from the foster care system. She is also a homicide detective from Atlanta PD (Police Department) and Will’s love interest.
- Sonja Sohn plays Amanda Wagner, GBI Deputy Director.
- Jake McLaughlin plays Michael Ormewood, a Homicide Detective at Atlanta PD.
- Iantha Richardson plays Faith Mitchell, Will’s partner at GBI and former detective at Atlanta PD
Other characters in recurring roles include:
- LisaGay Hamilton plays Evelyn Mitchell, the mother of Atlanta PD detective Faith Mitchell. She is a retired Atlanta PD captain with 30 years of service.
- Mark-Paul Gosselaar plays Paul Campano.
- Greg Germann plays James Ulster.
- Cora Lu Tran plays Nico.
Rodriguez himself is also a producer on this show.
According to Screen Rant, the upcoming season is expected to focus on the character development of Will and Angie. Angie’s paralysis after James’s attack will have a significant impact on the story, both from her perspective and in her relationship with Will. Additionally, the forthcoming season will focus on Will’s ongoing search for the identity of his biological mother.
The series’ first season concluded, leaving fans with a cliffhanger. With 13 action-packed episodes, it quickly became a favorite show among detective enthusiasts. Let’s see what the advancing season brings.