Barkskins Season 2 Release Date: New Cast, Trailer and Everything We Know So Far About This Nat Geo Limited Series!!

Barkskins Season 2 release date

Barkskins made a statement with its first season in May 2020. Barkskins is a enthralling historical drama from Nat Geo. The show revolves around the historical relevance to the settlements of British and French empires in the region of New France. The first season of Barkskins is scripted with interesting information which is tied down beautifully to form a larger plot.

Barkskins’s success has caught US entertainment industry’s eye and no wonder the Season 1 opened to brilliant reviews. Barkskins Season 2 is expected to be the best of the seasons so far and the fans are excited to know anything could about the possibility and status of Barkskins Season 2.

Barkskins Season 2 Release Date

Barkskins Season 2 was aired on National Geographic on the 25th of May 2020. The entire season consisted of eight episodes. It is interesting to note that National Geographic has not committed on the official release date for Barkskins Season 2.

Barkskins Season 2 is scheduled to release on National Geographic in June 2021. Barkskins Season 1 has opened to a good start which means that the possibility of extending the show into a Season 2 gets stronger. However, the Covid-19 pandemic is likely to delay the proceedings for yet another gripping season of Barkskins.Elwood Reid, the showrunner confirmed about the possibility of a couple of more seasons at least.

Barkskins Season 2 Cast

The lead roles include those of Rene Sel played by Christian Cooke and Charles Duquet played by James Bloor. Apart from them, the support cast of Barkskins Season 2 will include:

  • Aneurin Barnard as Hamish Goames
  • David Thewlis as Claude Trepagny
  • David Wilmot as Constable Bouchard
  • Marcia Gay Harden as Mathilde Geffard
  • Tallulah Haddon as Melissande
  • Thomas M. Wright as Elisha Cooke
  • Zahn McClarnon as Yvon, Matthew Lillard as Gus Lafarge
  • Kaniehtiio Horn as Mari
  • Lily Sullivan as Delphine

Barkskins Season 2 Plot: What We Know So Far?

In the first season of Barkskins, Rene Sel and Charles Duquet are introduced to us as foreigners to the land of New France. The duo abide by the regulations to be convicted with three years of work in exchange for the passage into New France. Barkskins Season 1 finale was inconclusive and provided suspense filled treats for the audience who are expecting the closures to several plot twists from the first season.

Barkskins Season 1 leaves several unanswered about the death of Trepagny, Hamish and the attack on Ratahsenthos. Hamish is gravely hurt but will he survive is a million dollar question. Melissande manages to flee herself while Charles is safe. What awaits the fans of Barkskins, is a blend of all the open plot lines to give yet another gripping narrative in Barkskins Season 2.

Barkskins Season 2 Trailer



  1. Up there with GOT regarding skilled actors, content and overall likability! I can easily watch years of this show!!! Please Keep it going!

  2. So confused. This makes no sense. Did the writer even watch this show or just text someone else for information on what happened?

  3. Love this show! Can’t wait until season 2! Please keep this show going! Anxious to to know about Goames and what happens to the young girl who was taken in by Mathilde. And will Trepagny and Melissande be reunited? Oh heck just can’t wait to see it all

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