Netflix Asks 'Who is Quellcrist Falconer?' in New Altered Carbon 2 Trailer


Netflix asks “Who is Quellcrist Falconer?” in the latest trailer for Altered Carbon 2, which begins streaming on February 27.
Season 2 begins 30 years after the epic conclusion of Season 1, and finds Takeshi Kovacs (Anthony Mackie), the lone surviving soldier of a group of elite interstellar warriors, continuing his centuries old quest to find his lost love Quellcrist Falconer (Renée Elise Goldsberry). After decades of planet-hopping and searching the galaxy, Kovacs is recruited back to his home planet of Harlan’s World with the promise of finding Quell. Haunted by his past and responsible for investigating a series of brutal murders, Kovacs is stunned to discover his new mission to solve the crime and his pursuit to find Quell are one and the same. With the help of his loyal A.I. Poe (Chris Conner), Kovacs must now partner with new allies to outwit his enemies and find the truth: Who is Quellcrist Falconer?

Altered Carbon is based on the on the s-f novels by Richard K. Morga and brought to comics by Dynamite Entertainment.

Anthony Mackie (Avengers: Endgame) takes center stage in the latest trailer leading up to Season 2 of Altered Carbon, which begins streaming February 27.

The second season will follow Mackie's character, Takeshi Kovacs -- portrayed in Season 1 by Joel Kinnaman -- on a quest to find someone he thought long dead: creator of stack technology, leader of the Uprising, and his former love, Quellcrist Falconer.

Netflix has released a trailer revealing the returning and new cast members who will appear in Season 2 of Altered Carbon, based on the on the s-f novels by Richard K. Morga and brought to comics by Dynamite Entertainment.

An exclusive report in Deadline on February 22 stated: “Renée Elise Goldsberry and Chris Conner will reprise their roles as Quellcrist Falconer and Poe, respectively. They will be joined by new cast additions Simone Missick, who played Detective Misty Knight in the Netflix Marvel universe; Dina Shihabi (Marvel’s Daredevil, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan); German actor Torben Liebrecht (Operation Finale) and veteran James Saito (The Terror) in Season 2, headlined by Anthony Mackie (Avengers: Infinity War) as the lead Takeshi Kovacs, a role originated by Joel Kinnaman in Season 1.

“Mackie will be the new embodiment of Kovacs, as the series continues to delve into the themes of identity, mortality, and the human soul across longer periods of times and different worlds throughout the universe.”