Knightfall is an American-Czech historical television series. Don Handfield and Richard Rayner are the creators of the show. The show premiered on December 6, 2017, on History Channel. After the success of the first season, the producers renewed the show for the second season. Season 2 of the show released on March 25, 2019. The show scored an average 60% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Apart from this, the show received the nomination for Best Fantasy Television Series at the 44th Saturn Awards.
Will the show receive the renewal for the third season? How has the pandemic affected production? Here you will get answers to all your queries.
Landry de Lauzon and Pope Boniface VIII are the protagonists of the story. The plot of the story revolves around the tale of Knights Templar. The show features their rise, then suppression and the fall of the Knights. Based on the tales told by King Philip IV of France on October 13, 1307.
Landry de Lauzon is a senior of the Knights Templar and a veteran of the Crusades. He is a Nobel and a person of strong character. During his service, he witnesses the failure of the Knights during the siege of Acre. Saracens raid their holy land and take away their most precious procession, the Holy Grail. After 15 years, Landry tries again to recover the priceless relic and restore the faith of everyone on the templars.
Knightfall Season 3 Updates
Knightfall managed to buildup its fanbase and viewership over the years. The show has a commendable plot and the characters are on point. The latest season 2 of the show released on March 25, 2019. Even though the show has a strong plot, it received mixed reviews from the audience. Looking at the low enthusiasm of the viewers, the producers have decided not to release any other season.
That means, season 2 of the show is the finale and there won’t be any more seasons.
- Tom Cullen as Landry de Lauzon
- Jim Carter as Pope Boniface VIII
- Pádraic Delaney as Gawain
- Simon Merrells as Tancrède de Hauteville
- Julian Ovenden as William de Nogaret
- Olivia Ross as Queen Joan
- Ed Stoppard as King Philip
- Sabrina Bartlett
- Bobby Schofield as Parsifal
- Sarah-Sofie Boussnina as Adelina
- Tom Forbes as Prince Louis of France
- Mark Hamill as Master Talus