The long-awaited television adaptation of Anne Rice’s novel trilogy Lives of the Mayfair Witches has finally happened. The spooky series, simply titled Mayfair Witches, recently made its AMC debut and has already won over viewers with its gripping plot.
The first episode established the plot and gave us a glimpse into the life of Dr. Rowan Fielding, a neurosurgeon who inadvertently is the witch family’s heir. The next episode will be eagerly anticipated by viewers. But when will the second episode of Mayfair Witches, season 1, air? Find out by reading on.
Mayfair Witches Season 1 Episode 2 Release Date and Time
AMC will broadcast the second Mayfair Witches season 1 episode on January 15, 2023, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. AMC+ subscribers will also be able to watch the episode there. There will be eight episodes of Mayfair Witches, which will air each week on Sundays until February 26.
You must have a current subscription if you wish to view the show on AMC+. The monthly fee for the streaming service is $8.99. A yearly package is also offered for $83.88. Additionally, AMC+ provides a seven-day free trial to new users.
Mayfair Witches Season 1 Episode 2 Preview
The forthcoming episode’s preview has also been released by AMC. It depicts Rowan being followed by an enigmatic figure. The Dark Place is the name of the episode. The advertisement can be seen below.
Rowan, who is distraught about Ellie’s passing, is unable to control herself and is therefore unsuitable to do surgery. Her suspicion that someone is following her is confirmed, and in New Orleans, Deirdre and her enigmatic friend Lasher collaborate to bring Rowan back home.
What Happened in the Previous Episode?
Rowan Fielding, a young neurosurgeon who discovers that she can rupture people’s blood vessels using her mind if she gets irritated by them, was first introduced to us in the pilot episode. Ellie, who is currently suffering from cancer, adopted Rowan when she was a young girl. The neurosurgeon informs her mother of her enhanced skills.
Ellie, on the other hand, has remained silent about Rowan’s history. Then, in flashbacks, Deirdre, her biological mother, and Lasher, a shape-shifter, are introduced. The man who lives on her boat then briefly appears to Rowan.
Cast in Mayfair Witches?
Dr. Rowan Fielding is played by Alexandra Daddario, Ciprien Grieve is played by Tongayi Chirisa, Lasher is played by Jack Huston, Deirdre Mayfair is played by Annabeth Gish, Elena Fielding is played by Erica Gimpel, Cortland Mayfair is played by Harry Hamlin, Carlotta Mayfair is played by Beth Grant, and Jojo is played by Jen Richards.
How Many Episodes Will Mayfair Witches have?
The eight episodes of Mayfair Witches are scheduled to run between January 8 and February 26, 2023. This is the whole schedule:
Episode 1: “The Witching Hour”, January 8, 2023.
Episode 2: “The Dark Place”, January 15, 2023
Episode 3: “Second Line”, January 22, 2023
Episode 4: “Curiouser and Curiouser”, January 29, 2023
Episode 5: “The Thrall”, February 5, 2023
Episode 6: “TBD”, February 12, 2023
Episode 7: “TBD”, February 19, 2023
Episode 8: “TBD”, February 26, 2023
Official Trailer Of Mayfair Witches
Although we don’t yet have a confirmed plot summary for the upcoming episode, we can infer the following:
- I anticipate it will happen a lot more now that Rowan has seen Lasher in the present, especially as she continues to discover her roots. Maybe they’ll talk to each other?
- Since they provide crucial background and there is no simple method to convey that essential information without them, I don’t see the flashbacks disappearing very soon. So anticipate more.
- Ellie will either pass away or come extremely near.
- Ciprien will become more noticeable and uncover an unsettling development.
Interview with the Vampire was the first television series to be based on Rice’s Immortal Universe, and Mayfair Witches is the second. It was Esta Spalding and Michelle Ashford who came up with the idea for the show.
According to the series’s official synopsis, “Mayfair Witches” follows “an intuitive young neurosurgeon who discovers that she is the unusual successor to a dynasty of witches.” The protagonist of the series is a young woman named Mayfair.
In the midst of her struggles to come to terms with her newly acquired abilities, she is forced to confront a malevolent force that has tormented her family for many years.