Two days shy of the third anniversary of its debut, Blood & Treasure in the end has a Season 2 premiere date. Oh, and it’s shifting from CBS to the Paramount+ streaming service.
TVLine has discovered solely that the globe-trotting action-adventure drama will debut its 13-episode sophomore season Sunday, July 17 on Paramount+ (with two episodes), to be adopted by weekly Sunday releases.
Created by created by Matthew Federman and Stephen Scaia, Blood & Treasure follows an excellent antiquities knowledgeable (performed by Matt Barr) and a crafty artwork thief (Sofia Pernas) who in Season 1 teamed as much as observe a ruthless terrorist who funded his assaults via stolen treasure. Because the duo crisscrossed the world searching their goal in Season 1, they unexpectedly discovered themselves on the heart of a 2,000-year-old battle for the cradle of civilization.
The forged additionally consists of Michael James Shaw (The Strolling Useless), Katia Winter (Sleepy Hole), James Callis (Battlestar Galactica), Oded Fehr (Covert Affairs), Alicia Coppola (Shameless) and Mark Gagliardi.
Federman and Scaia function govt producers alongside Taylor Elmore, Ben Silverman, Marc Webb, Mark Vlasic and Howard T. Owens.
Blood & Treasure premiered in Might 2019 on CBS, with its finale airing that August. Season 2 was ordered halfway via Season 1, in June 2019, following some preliminary solid-for-summer rankings.
COVID pandemic-related manufacturing shutdowns delayed filming on Season 2, which didn’t wrap till mid-December 2020. When CBS first introduced its schedule for the present TV season, Blood & Treasure was among the many exhibits mentioned to be “returning” in some unspecified time in the future. As of February, post-production on the sophomore season was full.
Of observe, Barr now has a lead position on The CW’s Walker prequel spinoff, Walker: Independence.