AMC has released the trailer for Season 2 of Dark Winds. The new season of the noir Western is headed to AMC on Sunday, July 30. New episodes will premiere each week on Sunday. Episodes will also be available to stream a few days early on Thursdays, starting July 27. Dark Winds is based on the Leaphorn & Chee series of novels by author Tony Hillerman. The series is created by and executive produced by Graham Roland (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan). If you haven’t watched the first season, it is available to stream now on AMC+. Keep reading for more details on Season 2 and to watch the new trailer.



This season, Lt. Joe Leaphorn (McClarnon), reunites with Jim Chee (Gordon), his former deputy turned private eye, when their separate cases bring them together in pursuit of the same suspect. They find themselves in the high desert of Navajo Country chasing a killer who’s turned his sights on them to protect a secret that rips open old wounds and challenges Leaphorn’s moral and professional code. With the help of Sgt. Manuelito (Matten) and Valencia County Sheriff Gordo Sena (Martinez), Leaphorn and Chee must thwart their would-be assassin and restore balance not only to their own lives, but to the reservation that depends on them.

Dark Winds, stars Zahn McClarnon (The Son, Westworld, Fargo), Kiowa Gordon (The Red Road, Roswell, New Mexico) and Jessica Matten (Tribal, Burden of Truth). Joining the cast for the new season is A Martinez (LongmireDays of Our Lives) as Valencia County Sheriff Gordo Sena. Joseph Runningfox (The PoliticianValley of the Gods) will portray Henry Leaphorn, Lt. Joe Leaphorn’s father. This season also sees the return of series regulars Deanna Allison (AccusedEdge of America) as Emma Leaphorn and Elva Guerra (Reservation DogsRutherford Falls) as Sally Growing Thunder. All join previously announced Jeri Ryan (Star Trek: PicardBosch) who plays Rosemary Vines, and Nicholas Logan (DopesickCreepshow), who plays Colton Wolf.

Series star McClarnon is also an executive producer alongside Robert RedfordGeorge R.R. MartinAnne HillermanChris EyreVince Gerardis, and Tina Elmo. John Wirth (Hell on WheelsHap and Leonard) serves as the showrunner as well as executive producer.

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