The Sandman’ Season 2 Pauses Filming Amidst SAG-AFTRA Strike: Enter the Kingdom of Dream with season 2 of The Sandman an American fantasy drama television series that premiered on August 5, 2022, is renewed for season 2.
One of the shows whose production has been immediately called off for season 2 of The Sandman, which began its shooting only last month, on June 23, 2023.
In the month of June, Netflix’s The Sandman season 2 was shot at Shepperton Studios and Dorset, England and the filming of the series season 1 took place in the United Kingdom.
The cast was recently spotted in a graveyard for scenes in season 2, confirming the second major casting announcement for the new season in the form of Indya Moore.
The cast members of season 2 were recently seen in a graveyard for shooting scenes, confirming the addition of Indya Moore as the second major casting announcement for the upcoming series.
A few days back it was revealed that casting was underway for Norse gods including Thor, Odin, Loki, King Auberon, and Queen Titania.
Gammon posted news of the strike going into effect at midnight on July 13. “SAG-AFTRA strike is on. Sandman has stopped shooting completely, along with everything else that was squeaking by without writers.”
“I hope that the AMPTP sees reason and gets back to the table with the actors and the writers. I have no reason at this point to think they will see reason.”
Sandman Season 2 will be shot in two parts. The first part will be in June and October 2023, after which the shooting will return in January 2024 and go on till April.
The Sandman joins the list of dozens of shows and movies that are now unable to move forward in various stages of their production. High-profile titles currently in limbo include titles like Stranger Things and Cobra Kai.
The Sandman is on the list of movies and series that have been paused due to the strike, as The Sandman’ Season 2 Pauses Filming. Some of them are Stranger Things and Cobra Kai.
On the other hand, there are some movies and series that are still in the works like House of the Dragon is continued, due to local union rules.
The Sandman Season 2 is expected to focus on the next two volumes of the 1989–1996 comic books which were written by Neil Gaiman “Dream Country and Season of Mists” and set to release in the spring or summer of 2024 on Netflix.