Inform Me a Story is switching issues up in Season 2 with new fairy tales and a wholly completely different location. Kevin Williamson’s grim collection heads to Nashville, the place it can tackle the long-lasting tales of Magnificence and the Beast, Sleeping Magnificence, and Cinderella. In keeping with stars Paul Wesley and Danielle Campbell, who return to the CBS All Entry present in new roles, Season 2 can be even darker than the primary.
“It is fairly excessive,” Wesley teased to TV Information earlier this 12 months throughout the Tv Critics Affiliation’s summer season press tour. “Not each fairy story has a contented ending,” Campbell added ominously.
The upcoming installment facilities on three siblings who’re every tied to a unique fairy story, however whose tales may even interconnect because the season progresses. Wesley, who confirmed that his storyline is impressed by Magnificence and the Beast, is about to play Tucker, a novelist with a stunning fiancée, who appears tremendous on the surface however who we’ll come to seek out has one thing off about him.
In the meantime, Campbell will tackle the position of Olivia, an clever and strong-willed girl who ditches her boyfriend and small Oklahoma city to pursue a grasp’s diploma in Nashville. “She is about to embark on a journey she was not ready for,” Campbell mentioned of her character.
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Matt Lauria’s Jackson is the eldest sibling and, as a troubled musician, can be thought of to be the black sheep of his household. His journey takes a darkish flip when he meets Ashley Madekwe’s Simone at a bar and is pulled right into a sinister world stuffed with deceit and homicide. Simone, in the meantime, finds her life derailed when her father remarries, severing their once-close relationship for good. She returns to Nashville upon her father’s loss of life and squares off in opposition to a contentious stepmother.
And whereas Simone’s story is perhaps rooted in Cinderella lore, do not anticipate to see a glass slipper within the collection. As an alternative, the long-lasting shoe will exist in one other kind, as Madekwe confirmed it is a “allure bracelet with a slipper on it.”
Season 2 of Inform Me a Story premieres Thursday, Dec. 5 on CBS All Entry.
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