On Tuesday, aka National Velociraptor Awareness Day, Apple TV+ dropped a teaser trailer for season 2 of its award-successful pure historical past collection, Prehistoric Planet. And it comes full with an thrilling “new” lineup of dinosaurs.
Narrated by the inimitable Sir David Attenborough — the voice of nature — the collection makes use of new analysis and technological wizardry to create an in-depth nature documentary. However this one, returning Might 22, takes you to landscapes full of fearsome predators and mild giants of many tens of millions of years in the past.
Prehistoric Planet 2 season brings new lineup of fantastic dinosaurs
Together with Tuesday’s first-look picture (above) and teaser video (under), Apple TV+ stated Prehistoric Planet 2 debuts as a 5-day occasion beginning Might 22. So prepare to move again tens of millions of years to a model of our world you might by no means have seen in a lot element.
“This teaser traverses the globe to a land earlier than our time, utilizing the most recent scientific analysis and beautiful visible results to deliver audiences by no means-earlier than-seen species on-display screen, together with notable dinosaurs new this season,” the streaming service stated.
“With new dinosaurs just like the Tarchia, one of many largest Ankylosauri, to returning fan-favorites just like the Tyrannosaurus rex, and many extra, Prehistoric Planet returns,” it continued.
Take a look at a few of season 2’s newly featured beasts (amongst many), in response to Apple TV+:
Isisaurus — An Indian sauropod (lengthy-necked, plant-consuming dinosaur) that made their house in an excessive volcanic area often known as the Deccan Traps, laying eggs in volcanic heated terrain.
Pectinodon — A fierce hunter and fond mother or father, this chook-like North American feathered dinosaur was a part of the troodontid household. A pointy-clawed, lengthy-legged predator, it was an adaptable hunter, its enamel and jaws suggesting that many kinds of small animals would have been on the menu.
Quetzalcoatlus and Hatzegopteryx — The largest creatures ever to soar the skies, these gargantuan pterosaurs (prehistoric flying reptiles) had been the scale of a giraffe or small plane and are a few of Prehistoric Planets most charismatic characters.
Watch the brand new trailer
The place credit score is due
The Prehistoric Planet collection comes from government producers Jon Favreau and Mike Gunton together with BBC Studios Pure Historical past Unit. That BBC studio additionally produced the acclaimed collection Planet Earth, narrated by Attenborough.
The filmmakers obtained assist from the photorealistic visible results of MPC (The Lion King, The Jungle Guide) utilized to idea artwork from Jellyfish Photos (The Guide of Boba Fett, Spirit: Untamed).
Hans Zimmer and Andrew Christie created the collection’ musical theme for Bleeding Fingers Music, with an unique rating by Zimmer, Anže Rozman and Kara Talve.
The entire first season is obtainable to stream now on Apple TV+.
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