HBO announced today the premiere date for Season 2 of Perry Mason, the hit period mystery-crime drama series starring Matthew Rhys. Check out the teaser.

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Perry Mason: Matthew Rhys as Perry Mason — Photo by Merrick Morton / HBO

Fans of HBO’s Perry Mason, rejoice! The acclaimed series, based on the characters created by Erle Stanley Gardner in his page-turner “Perry Mason” novels, will be back with a new story that looks and sounds gripping.

Following on from the events in Season 1, the new season of this origin story drama opens months after the Dodson case ended. When the scion of a powerful oil family is brutally murdered, the DA goes to the city’s Hoovervilles to pinpoint the most obvious of suspects. Soon Perry, Della, and Paul find themselves at the center of a case that will uncover far-reaching conspiracies and force them to reckon with what it truly means to be guilty.

Perry Mason: Season 2, an HBO Original, premieres Monday, March 6, at 9 PM ET/PT, on HBO, and will be available to stream on HBO Max and its digital channels, including HBO Max on Amazon.

Reprising their roles are Matthew Rhys (The Americans) as Perry Mason, Juliet Rylance (The Knick) as Della Street, Chris Chalk (Gotham) as Paul Drake, Diarra Kilpatrick (American Koko) as Cara Drake, Eric Lange (Narcos) as Detective Holcomb, Justin Kirk (Kidding) as Hamilton Burger, and Shea Whigham (Fargo) as Pete Strickland.

The Season 2 cast includes Katherine Waterston (The Third Day), Hope Davis (Your Honor), Fabrizio Guido (Mr. Iglesias), Peter Mendoza (From Scratch), Mark O’Brien (61st Street), Paul Raci (Sound of Metal), Jen Tullock (Severance), Jon Chaffin (The Haves and the Have Nots), Onahoua Rodriguez (Veronica Mars), Jee Young Han (Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist), Sean Astin (“The Lord of the Rings” trilogy), Tommy Dewey (Casual), and Wallace Langham (CSI: Vegas).

The executive producers for Season 2 are Jack Amiel, Michael Begler, Amanda Burrell, Robert Downey Jr., Susan Downey, Joe Horacek, Matthew Rhys, and Tim Van Patten, with Regina Heyman co-executive producing.


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Perry Mason: HBO Sets Premiere Date for Season 2 of Hit Period Mystery-Crime Drama
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