Are you excited to know when the International Emmy Awards series Tehran Season 2 will premiere?
The second season of Apple TV+’s espionage thriller Tehran is on the way, and the latest teaser implies that Mossad agent Tamar Rabinyan will face even more peril.
Let’s learn more about the plot, characters, trailer, and release date of this series!
What is the series Tehran All About?
Tehran is a film directed by Moshe Zonder, Dana Eden, and Maor Kohn that follows Tamar Rabinyam, an Israeli Mossad agent who infiltrates Tehran under a false identity to assist in destroying Iran’s nuclear reactor. When her plan breaks apart, she must reassemble a new operation that will jeopardize everyone she cares about.
Tehran premiered on Israel’s Kan public channel in June 2020, followed by a global premiere on Apple TV+ in September 2020.
Alon Aranya for Paper Plane Productions, Eden and Shula Spiegel for Donna and Shula Productions, Peter Emerson for Cineflix Studios, Julien Leroux for Paper Entertainment, and Zonder, Shenhar, Syrkin, and Eldad Koblenz for Kan 11 are among the executive producers.
After purchasing international distribution rights shortly after the show’s original debut in Israel in June 2020, Apple’s streaming service released Tehran in September 2021, making it the first non-English language series to be released on the platform.
The first season was critically complemented and won the Best Drama category at the International Emmy Awards in 2021.
Eden accepted the award in November and spoke about the human element in the spy drama.
The plot of Tehran Season 2
Tamar infiltrated an Iranian nuclear site in the first season of Tehran, posing as Zhila, a Muslim who works for an electric firm. Unfortunately, Tamar’s objective to prevent Iran from developing its own nuclear weapons is jeopardized when Zhila’s supervisor attempts to assault the spy, killing him and forcing Tamar to hide from local police.
Tamar is forced to socialize with the locals while undercover and pursued by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, and she begins to think about her heritage. This is because the spy was born in Iran and nurtured in Israel.
Tamar has become a Mossad spy to hold down the fort in Iran, according to the season 2 trailer. Even though her first trip was not as effective as she had planned, we’ll see her continue her espionage work and risk being discovered.
Tamar and the Revolutionary Guard also have new dramatic confrontations as they try to take down the spy. The current trailer focuses on Tamar’s purpose; we can expect the upcoming season to deepen her identity journey as she is forced to sit on the sidelines.
The number of episodes in the second season of Tehran’s Israeli television series has yet to be announced. We anticipate that, like the first season of the series, Tehran Season 2 will have eight episodes.
Tehran Season 2: Cast
The cast for the second season of Tehran is anticipated to be as follows:
- Niv Sultan as Tamar Rabinyan
- Shaun Toub as Faraz Kamali
- Menashe Noy as Meir Gorev
- Shervin Alenabi as Milad
- Navid Negahban as Masoud Tabrizi
- Liraz Charhi as Yael Kadosh
- Qais Khan as Mohammed Balochi
- Sogand Sara Fakheri as Raziyeh Nekumard
- Reza Diako as Shahin
- Dan Mor as Eran
- Arash Marandi as Ali
- Shila Ommi as Naahid
- Danny Sher as Mike
- Moe Bar-El as Karim
- Ash Goldeh as Hassan
- Glenn Close as Marjan Montazeri (season 2)
Tehran Season 2: Release Date
The second season’s first two episodes of the International Emmy Award-winning series will air on Friday, May 6, 2022. During the eight-episode season, new episodes will be released every Friday.
Tehran Season 2: Trailer
In the teaser (see below), Glenn Close’s Marjan Montazeri warns Tamar, “Now that we’re working together, my life depends on the decisions you make.” This warning is accompanied by explosions, shoot-outs, vehicle chases, and an intense staredown from an Academy Award winner.