Mel Brooks has to be one of the most talented writers and producers in TV history. Despite being elderly, this has not stopped him from composing the History of the World Series, a show that gives a comic view on some of the lies that have been told to us from immemorial. The anthology series takes a trip down memory lane and talks about some of the events in human history. With the show’s release date getting nearer as days go by, here is everything we know about the show’s second season.
History of the World Season 2 Release Date: When will it premiere?
The series’ release date has been set to the 26th of March, and the series will be available for streaming on Hulu. The series will contain eight episodes, which are expected to premiere the same day.
History of the World Season 2 Plot: What will happen?
The show’s second season will include events like The American Civil War, the construction of the Egyptian pyramids, and a look at the Russian Revolution. Shmuck Madman, one of the casual workers who work as a food delivery man, looks harmless and incapable of hurting a fly. However, he has a revolution in the works and is organizing to revolt against the Russians.
With Leon Trotsky set to appear in the upcoming show, the series might focus mostly on the Russian Revolution than the other themes. The show’s second season could also follow Hitler in Ice, Jews in Space, and the Viking Funeral. We are not sure if the second season will feature the three mentioned features, but since the trailer has three commentators standing close to an ice rink, there are a high chances Hitler on Ice will receive a follow-up.
History of the World Season 2 Cast: Who will be in?
The show’s first season consisted of some of the biggest names in the comedic genre series, including Gregory Hines, Madeline Kahn, Harvey Korman, Sid Cesar, and Dom Deluise. Now that they will not be returning to screens, the second season cast has big shoes to fill, which does not mean that they are not any better than the first season cast.
The second season also has big names like Wanda Sykes, Ike Barinholtz, and Nick Kroll (Big Mouth). Other characters that you should expect to see in the upcoming series include Pamela Adlon from Better Things, Zazie Beetz, Quinta Brunson (Abbott Elementary), Dove Cameron, Danny Devito, Jay Ellis, Josh Gad, Johnny Knoxville (Jackass), Kumail Nanjiani (Welcome to Chippendales), Emily Ratajkowski, Seth Rogen, Sarah Silverman, J.B. Smoove (Harley Quinn), and Taika Waititi (What We Do in the Shadows).
History of the World Season 2 Trailer: When can we watch it?
A trailer for the History of the World Part II is out; you can check it on YouTube or Hulu. The series starts with a voice-over of the enthusiastic Mel Brookes expressing how he is more than excited to present the anticipated show on the History of the World Part II to the viewers. The trailer then progresses to introduce some of the key actors in the upcoming series.
Comedy, sarcasm, and absolute drama make the highlight of the upcoming series. If you want a sneak peek of the upcoming show, check out the series trailer. You can also watch the show’s first season on Apple Video, but you will have to pay the subscription fee to binge on the show.