On Monday, January 2, 2017, Shadowhunters the tv adaptation of Cassandra Clare’s “The Mortal Instruments” books will return to Freeform for it’s second season.
Fans are clamouring for news on Magnus Bane (Harry Shum Jr.) and Alec (Matthew Daddario) after the explosive season one finale. Everyone’s dying to know how those two will manage dating in between magic and demon hunting..
Todd Slatkin told Entertainment Weekly: “They’re from such two different worlds — one’s a warlock, one’s a shadow hunter,” Slavkin said. “One is super experienced and has lived for centuries and has bedded many, many, many men and women, and here’s Alec, who is a young lad who’s just leaping into the world of relationships. We thought it was great in season 1, and it’s a relationship that we’re deeply invested in and has such interesting potential.”
And in fandoms colliding the Vampire Diaries star Paul Wesley, has been hired to direct episode 16 of Shadowhunters season two. Announced at New York Comic Con in October Wesley joked about his genre move “I am trying something completely new — an entirely new genre that I really know nothing about — exploring the world of vampires, warlocks, and werewolves.” Wesley will also be producing season eight of the Vampire Diaries and has already directed four episodes of the CW show, we can’t wait to see what he does with the Freeform show