The most expensive in the history of the Netflix series “a Modified carbon” will be renewed for a second season, reports THR.
It is also known that the role of Takeshi Kovacs, this time will be performed by Anthony Mackie instead Juell Kinnaman. In the story the people of the future are capable of changing bodies like gloves.
The events of the first season, “a Modified carbon” talked about the Takeshi Kovacs, whose path stretches for hundreds of years and many different bodies and planets, which allowed the story to explore questions of identity, morality and the human soul. In the new season, giving Kovacs a new body, and the study of the former questions move to a new level.
According to Richard K. Morgan, author of the original novel, in a future world people have the ability to capture self-consciousness: death is no longer the end of the road, and the body is just a temporary container. Takeshi Kovacs is the only survivor of a group of elite soldiers who died fighting against the new technology. His mind was frozen for many years, and out of suspended animation brought him Lawrence Bancroft (James Purefoy) is one of the richest people in the world. Bancroft offered Kovacs a deal: in return for the disclosure of the murder of the Bancroft.
The first season is available for viewing in streaming Netflix, and includes ten episodes. The second season will consist of eight episodes, release date currently to be announced.
As previously reported, this year Netflix will spend on film production is about 12 billion dollars.