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Fortitude season 2: New trailer, "Bad things come at night"

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  • Coming soon the first series of Fortitude was Sky Atlantic's biggest drama commission so far, with the premiere episode being watched 3.2 million times.

"Bad things come at night. You need to be ready," is the message of the first trailer for season 2 of Fortitude. The cast and crew of Sky Atlantic‘s popular crime drama stayed in Reyðarfjörður village, in East Iceland, from February to April filming the series' second season, when "a fresh murder will rock the community and plunge it into turmoil," according to Fortitude's producers.

Dennis Quaid and Game Of Thrones actress Michelle Fairley are among the new names to star in the second series alongside original cast members Sofie Gråbøll, Richard Dormer, Luke Treadaway and our very own Björn Hlynur Haraldsson

Read more: Dennis Quaid: Icelanders polite people and respectful of privacy

Fortitude is created and written by Simon Donald and is set in the fictional Arctic settlement of Fortitude. The second installment is, as the first, filmed in and around the small Icelandic fishing village and in a London studio.

According to Sky News the first series of Fortitude was Sky Atlantic's biggest drama commission so far, with the premiere episode being watched 3.2 million times.

 

 

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