[05/16/19 - 10:03 AM] Video: CBS All Access Debuts "Strange Angel" Season Two Official Trailer and Key Art The period drama explores the bizarre true story of Jack Parsons, a man who straddled the worlds of science and the occult, pioneering America's rocketry program while simultaneously practicing sex magick rituals as a devotee of Aleister Crowley's religion, Thelema.
[via press release from CBS]
CBS ALL ACCESS DEBUTS "STRANGE ANGEL" SEASON TWO OFFICIAL TRAILER AND KEY ART
Season Two Premieres Thursday, June 13 on CBS All Access
New Episodes Will Be Released Weekly on Thursdays
Exclusively for CBS All Access Subscribers
May 16, 2019 - CBS All Access today revealed the official trailer and key art for season two of its original series STRANGE ANGEL. The period drama explores the bizarre true story of Jack Parsons, a man who straddled the worlds of science and the occult, pioneering America's rocketry program while simultaneously practicing sex magick rituals as a devotee of Aleister Crowley's religion, Thelema.
At the conclusion of STRANGE ANGEL's first season, Jack and his team from Caltech made a scientific breakthrough that secured the military's interest as the country neared the brink of war. In season two, the U.S. is fully engaged in World War II, transforming Jack's rocketry work into a lucrative business and further entrenching him in the military-industrial complex. While Jack's career takes off, he and his wife Susan's devotion to their new occult religion grows, leading them to invite the sex cult into their Pasadena mansion and Jack to forge a personal relationship with the group's notorious founder, Aleister Crowley himself.
The second season of STRANGE ANGEL will premiere on Thursday, June 13 with seven new episodes released weekly exclusively on CBS All Access. In addition, the entire first season of STRANGE ANGEL is currently available to binge. The cast includes Jack Reynor, Rupert Friend, Bella Heathcote and Peter Mark Kendall. Angus Macfadyen joins the cast in season two as Aleister Crowley.
STRANGE ANGEL, created by Mark Heyman ("Black Swan," "The Skeleton Twins") and based on George Pendle's book of the same name, is inspired by the real-life story of Jack Parsons and explores the dramatic intersection between genius and madness, science and science fiction.
The series is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions. Mark Heyman, David DiGilio, Ridley Scott and David W. Zucker serve as executive producers. Clayton Krueger serves as co-executive producer.
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