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‘Sense8’: Netflix Reveals Details for Christmas Special and Season 2 – Photos

Fans of the sci-fi drama will get an early peek at its second season for Christmas.

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The second season of “Sense8” doesn’t officially begin until next May, but fans of the Wachowskis’ sci-fi drama will get a preview of what’s to come as an early Christmas present.

Netflix has announced details of the two-hour “Sense8: A Christmas Special,” which premieres on the streaming platform two days before the holiday.

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Here’s the synopsis: “Picking up where season one left off, Capheus (Toby Onwumere), Kala (Tina Desai), Lito (Miguel Angel Silvestre), Nomi (Jamie Clayton), Riley (Tuppence Middleton) , Sun (Doona Bae), Will (Brian J. Smith) and Wolfgang (Max Riemelt) come together both physically and mentally, plunged into the middle of each other’s tragedies and triumphs. On the run from Whispers (Terrence Mann), and forced to question their very identity, it’s a matter of survival as the Sensates must find a way to live with, understand and protect one another against all odds.”

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Following the Christmas special, the remaining 10 episodes of “Sense8” season two will be available to stream on Netflix as of May 5, 2017.

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