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Fleabag series 2 trailer, cast and plot: Everything we know about new season of BBC show

Kristin Scott Thomas is set to guest star in the second series of Fleabag, along with Fiona Shaw.

The actors have both landed roles on Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s comedy-drama, which is set to return later in the year.

Fleabag premiered on BBC Three in July 2016. It is based on Waller-Bridge’s one-woman play of the same name, which won an Edinburgh Fringe First Award.

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Here is everything we know so far about the show’s second series:

The cast

Scott Thomas and Shaw are joining the second series as guest stars, The Hollywood Reporter wrote on Thursday.

Sherlock star Andrew Scott was previously announced as another addition to the cast.

Olivia Colman, Hugh Skinner, Sian Clifford, Brett Gelman, Bill Paterson, Jenny Rainsford and Hugh Dennis are all set to return.

The plot

Some details about the plot of this upcoming second series have emerged.

Waller-Bridge’s character will meet a priest (played by Scott) who will change the way she sees the world.

Fleabag and her sister Claire will be brought back together after an unexpected attack. Another side of Claire will begin to emerge, causing tensions.

The title character is also still working on her relationship with her father and the Godmother character played by Colman.

The release date

Fleabag‘s second season is set to premiere this spring.

The specific release date has yet to be announced.

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