Altered Carbon Series Information:
Based on Richard K. Morgan’s novel, Altered Carbon takes place in the 25th century where the human mind has been digitized and the soul is transferable from one body to the next.
Takeshi Kovacs, a former elite interstellar warrior known as an Envoy who has been imprisoned for 500 years, is downloaded into a future he had tried to stop. If he can solve a single murder in a world where technology has made death nearly obsolete, he’ll get a chance at a new life on Earth.
"ALTERED CARBON" CONFIRMS LELA LOREN TO PLAY DANICA HARLAN IN SEASON TWO OF GROUNDBREAKING NETFLIX/SKYDANCE SCI-FI SERIES
Lela Loren ("Power") will play Danica Harlan in Season Two of Altered Carbon. Kept under wraps, Loren already has completed production on her Altered Carbon series regular role.
Loren's character, Danica Harlan, is the charming and ambitious governor of planet Harlan's World. She has the support of the people, but keeps an uneasy grip on the political players who surround her.
Additional Cast: Anthony Mackie as Takeshi Kovacs; Renée Elise Goldsberry as Quellcrist Falconer (returns); Chris Conner as Poe (returns); Dina Shihabi as Dig 301; Simone Missick as Trepp; Torben Liebrecht as Colonel Carrera; James Saito as Tanaseda Hideki
About Altered Carbon: Altered Carbon is based on the groundbreaking cyberpunk novel by Richard K. Morgan. The world of Altered Carbon takes place over 300 years in the future. Society has been transformed by new technology: consciousness can be digitized; human bodies are interchangeable; death is no longer permanent.
Showrunner: Alison Schapker
Auspices: Alison Schapker, Laeta Kalogridis and James Middleton serve as executive producers for the series, alongside David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross for Skydance.
Produced by: Skydance Television for Netflix
Number of episodes: 8
Season Two premiere: Altered Carbon Season Two will debut Feb 27, 2020.