Donald Glover’s Amazon Studio challenge Swarm launched all its episodes this week on Amazon Prime. Co-created with Atlanta author Janine Nabers, Swarm is a horror-thriller collection that stars Dominique Fishback as Dre, a younger lady obsessive about a pop star named Ni’Jah. Dre’s personal life is stuffed with disconnect and abandonment, and she or he appears to show to Ni’Jah for that means and inspiration. However issues get twisted fairly quick.
This is what we find out about a attainable season two for this already standard present.
What’s the plot of Swarm season 2?
The SXSW logline for Swarm season one was: “Homicide. Intercourse. Music.”
That about sums it up! Dre’s story begins with an obsession with Ni’Jah then turns to her life as a assassin following the suicide of her sister, Marissa, performed by Chloe Bailey. As Dre’s life unravels, she rapidly meets all her conflicts with violence. Glover himself described the collection as a “post-truth Piano Trainer blended with The King of Comedy” to Vanity Fair.
A second season of Swarm would in all probability retain a whole lot of the creepy parts that the primary one supplied, with extra homicide — and it must contain a jailbreak. The final two episodes of season one current completely different views on what occurs to Dre. Both she is arrested after storming the stage at a Ni’Jah live performance, or she is accepted by her idol, invited to sing by her facet, after which embraced within the star’s personal limo. A type of potentialities appears extra probably than the opposite.
Will there be a Swarm season 2?
A Swarm season 2 has not been confirmed, however the collection is being met with a whole lot of constructive suggestions. It in all probability depends upon viewership and if the creators even wish to make one other season. In a manner, Dre’s story appears fairly closed and coated in her singular season. But when Dre has a whole lot of followers, they could wish to see her on the free once more.
Swarm is Glover’s first challenge below his Amazon total deal, which THR reported was within the eight-figure vary, so they could simply let him do no matter he needs.
Who will star in Swarm season 2?
Nicely, Dre kills a whole lot of the characters in season one, so we in all probability will not be welcoming again most of them except it is in flashbacks or another conceit that enables them to return from the lifeless. Chloe Bailey made a shock return within the final episode, in spite of everything. Dominique Fishback appears the most certainly to return as Dre, however Glover may use the vanity of Swarm being about an obsessed fan to discover different points of fandom.
Aimée Lutkin is the weekend editor at ELLE.com. Her writing has appeared in Jezebel, Glamour, Marie Claire and extra. Her first guide, The Lonely Hunter, will likely be launched by Dial Press in February 2022.