Season two of AMC’s The Terror will launch in the UK on Monday 7th October, it’s been confirmed.
The first season of the hit series told a fictionalised account of Sir John Franklin’s lost 1845 Royal Navy expedition to the Artic which encountered a local supernatural force.
Its second run, The Terror: Infamy, moves the action to World War II and centres on an uncanny spectre that menaces a Japanese-American community from its home in Southern California to the internment camps to the war in the Pacific.
Derek Mio stars as Chester Nakayama; Kiki Sukezane (Lost in Space) as Yuko, a mysterious woman from Chester’s past; Cristina Rodlo (Miss Bala) as Luz, Chester’s secret girlfriend; Shingo Usami (Unbroken) as Henry Nakayama, Chester’s father; Naoko Mori (Everest) as Asako Nakayama, Chester’s mother; Miki Ishikawa (“9-1-1”) as Amy, a Nakayama family friend.
The series also stars renowned actor, producer, author and activist George Takei (Star Trek) as Yamato-san, a community elder and former fishing captain.
The Terror: Infamy will air on AMC UK, exclusively to BT customers. All episodes will also be available on demand on BT TV, following their linear broadcast.
AMC is included within the subscription package of all BT subscribers as number 332 on BT TV, and BT Sport Pack subscribers can watch it on Sky channel 186. AMC is also available in HD on both BT TV and Satellite with an HD subscription.
The Terror: Infamy is an AMC Studios production produced by Scott Free, EMJAG Productions and Entertainment 360. The show is co-created and executive produced by Alexander Woo and Max Borenstein, with Woo also serving as showrunner.
Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker, Alexandra Milchan, Scott Lambert, Guymon Casady and Jordan Sheehan also serve as executive producers.