'Home Before Dark' Season 2 Full Cast List: Meet Brooklynn Prince, Jim Sturgess and others on Apple TV+ show
‘Home Before Dark’ was undoubtedly one of the best shows of 2020 as it kept viewers at the edge of their seats with a riveting storyline. Based on the true story of young investigative journalist Hilde Lysiak, the show chronicles the journey of a nine-year-old girl Hilde (Brooklynn Prince) trying to solve a murder case in a small lakeside town. While there, her dogged pursuit of the truth leads her to unearth a cold case that everyone in town, including her father Matthew Lisko (Jim Sturgess), tried hard to bury.
Season 1 garnered positive reviews from critics as well as the audience and the makers will be hoping for a similar kind of success from the upcoming season as well. Season 2 will see Hilde learning about a mysterious explosion that hits a local farm. The investigation leads her to fight a powerful and influential corporation, jeopardizing the health of her family and Erie Harbor.
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EXCLUSIVE | Home Before Dark's Jim Sturgess praises Brooklynn Prince's 'raw gift' as he teases 'bigger' Season 2
All the original cast members are returning for the upcoming edition. Prince will reprise the role of the young investigative reporter Hilde Lisko while Sturgess will be playing the role of her dad Matt Lisko. Let’s take a look at the cast of Season 2.
Brooklynn Prince as Hilde Lisko
Prince is undoubtedly one of the brightest talents in Hollywood right now and has achieved a lot through her impeccable acting skills. The 11-year-old from Florida starred in a lot of commercials when she was just two years old. She appeared in print and screen advertisements for Parenting, Chuck E Cheese's and Visit Orlando, among others. She made her feature film debut at the age of seven with ‘The Florida Project'. The movie, which also starred Willem Dafoe in a pivotal role, turned out to be a huge success for Prince and earned her a lot of accolades.
She won the Best Young Performer for her role at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards and was nominated in the same category by various critics associations. In 2020, she starred in the horror film ‘The Turning’ alongside Mackenzie Davis and Finn Wolfhard. She will be next seen in the movie ‘Settlers’ alongside Sofia Boutella and Johnny Lee Miller.
Jim Sturgess as Matt Lisko
Sturgess has been writing and performing his own music since the age of 15. Meanwhile, he made his acting debut in 1994 with the movie ‘The Browning Version’. Five years later, he made his television debut with the series ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’. In 2007, he was cast in ‘Across the Universe’, portraying Jude Feeny, a young man who travels to the US amid the raging throes of the late 1960s and falls in love with a sheltered American teenager, Lucy, played by Evan Rachel Wood.
However, his moment of glory came in 2008 when he played the lead role in the movie ‘21’. Despite its largely mixed reviews and controversy over the film's casting choices, the film was a box office success and was the number one film in the US and Canada during its first and second weekends of release. ‘Heartless’, ‘Cloud Atlas’, ‘The Last Detective’ and ‘Geostorm’ are some of the high-end projects that he has appeared in over the years.
Abby Miller as Bridget Jensen
The Nebraska-based actress studied theater in London before moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. Miller got her first acting role in the hit TV series ‘Gilmore Girls’ and went on to guest appearances in shows such as ‘The Nine’, ‘Veronica Mars’ and ‘Mad Men’. She is best known for her recurring role as Ellen May in the FX series ‘Justified’. The show was a massive success and also won a Peabody Award.
She was last seen playing the role of Caitlin Sullivan, a police sergeant, in the widely-acclaimed series ‘The Sinner’.
Deric McCabe as Wesley ‘Spoon’ Witherspoon
McCabe started his acting career at the tender age of eight and since then, he has made an appearance in several projects. His first acting role came in the short movie ‘XXIII Boss’ in the year 2016. Meanwhile, McCabe made his feature film debut with the 2017 horror film ‘Stephanie’. Next year, he went on to play one of the pivotal characters in the Disney movie ‘A Wrinkle in Time’. The movie also starred Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Storm Reid and Chris Pine in major roles.
Apart from acting, he is also quite active on social media. He has more than 15,000 followers on Instagram.
Jibrail Nantambu as Donny Davis
Born on November 22, Jibrail Nantambu started his professional acting career with the hit TV series ‘Preacher’. He also made an appearance in the 2018 movie ‘Halloween’ alongside Jamie Lee Curtis. It was the 11th film in the ‘Halloween’ franchise and garnered positive reviews across the globe. Nantambu will also be seen in the 12th movie of the franchise, titled ‘Halloween Kills’, which is scheduled to release on October 15, 2021.
Excited about ‘Home Before Dark’ Season 2? Catch the thriller series exclusively on Apple TV+ on June 11.