Apple TV+ Shares The First Jaw-Dropping Teaser Trailer For Prehistoric Planet Season 2
The award-winning natural history documentary, Prehistoric Planet, returns for season 2 on May 22nd on Apple TV+
The award-winning first season of the Apple TV+ natural history documentary event, Prehistoric Planet, was a total delight. Executive-produced by Jon Favreau and Mike Gunton, narrated by Sir David Attenborough, and featuring music by Hans Zimmer, the series was amazing. Now, they are back again. Hitting Apple TV+ on May 22nd is the second season of the show.
Favreau and Gunton return alongside Attenborough and Zimmer to bring us more in a five-day, week-long event. once again transporting us back millions of years in time, the series will feature some new and notable dinosaurs this time. Today has seen the first trailer for the second season drop online. Are you ready to journey back to the Prehistoric Planet?
Apple TV+ today shared the first-look image and teaser for the second season of the award-winning natural history series “Prehistoric Planet,” from executive producers Jon Favreau and Mike Gunton and BBC Studios Natural History Unit (“Planet Earth”), narrated by Sir David Attenborough and with an original score by Hans Zimmer, Anže Rozman, and Kara Talve for Bleeding Fingers Music. Set to debut globally in a five-day, week-long event on Apple TV+ starting on May 22, 2023, the new episodes transport viewers millions of years in the past to discover our world — and the dinosaurs that roamed it — all in extraordinary detail.
THE TEASER AND WHO WE WILL MEET THIS TIME
This teaser traverses the globe to a land before our time, using the latest scientific research and stunning visual effects to bring audiences never-before-seen species on-screen, including notable dinosaurs new this season:
Isisaurus – An Indian sauropod (long-necked, plant-eating dinosaur) that made its home in an extreme volcanic region known as the Deccan Traps, laying eggs in volcanic heated terrain.
Pectinodon – a fierce hunter and fond parent, this bird-like North American feathered dinosaur was part of the troodontid family. A sharp-clawed, long-legged predator, it was an adaptable hunter, its teeth and jaws suggesting that many sorts of small animals would have been on the menu.
Quetzalcoatlus and Hatzegopteryx – The biggest creatures ever to soar the skies, these gargantuan pterosaurs (prehistoric flying reptiles) were the size of a giraffe or small aircraft and are some of “Prehistoric Planet’s” most charismatic characters.
And many more!
ABOUT THE SERIES
“Prehistoric Planet” combines award-winning wildlife filmmaking, the latest paleontology learnings, and state-of-the-art technology to unveil the spectacular habitats and inhabitants of ancient Earth for a one-of-a-kind immersive experience. The series is produced by the world-renowned team at BBC Studios Natural History Unit with support from the photorealistic visual effects of MPC (“The Lion King,” “The Jungle Book”) applied to concept art created by Jellyfish Pictures (“The Book of Boba Fett,” “Spirit: Untamed”). “Prehistoric Planet” season two continues to bring Earth’s history to life like never before as the series presents new dinosaurs, new habitats, and new scientific discoveries while taking viewers around the world in an epic five-night adventure.
With new dinosaurs like the Tarchia, one of the largest ankylosaurs, to returning fan-favorites like the Tyrannosaurus rex, and many more, “Prehistoric Planet” returns with an all-new season of prehistoric wonders. The theme is by Hans Zimmer and Andrew Christie for Bleeding Fingers Music. The original score is by Zimmer, Anže Rozman, and Kara Talve for Bleeding Fingers Music.
The complete first season is available to stream now on Apple TV+.
Prehistoric Planet Season 2 will dominate our screens once again when it starts on May 22nd, exclusively on Apple TV+
Did you enjoy the first season? Are you looking forward to season 2? What are you hoping to see? Head down to the comments section to let us know!
Source: Apple TV+
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