His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials (2019)

The truth lies beyond the world we know.

  • Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama
  • First Air Date: 2019-11-03
  • Last Air Date: 2023-02-05
  • Total Seasons: 3
  • Total Episodes: 23
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 53 min.
  • Production Company: Bad Wolf
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Networks: BBC One
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Lyra is an orphan who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology, and magic are intertwined. Her search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious phenomenon called Dust. She is later joined on her journey by Will, a boy who possesses a knife that can cut windows between worlds. As she learns the truth about her parents and her prophesied destiny, the two young people are caught up in a war against celestial powers that ranges across many worlds.

  • Keywords: witch, magic, airship, orphan, child kidnapping, parallel universe, alternate universe, based on young adult novel, talking animal
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    His Dark Materials Seasons

    Season 0

    First Air Date: 2020-04-26
    17 Episodes

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2019-11-03
    8 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2020-11-08
    7 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2022-12-18
    8 Episodes

    His Dark Materials Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Lyra's Jordan60 min
    Season 1Episode 2The Idea of North60 min
    Season 1Episode 3The Spies60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Armour60 min
    Season 1Episode 5The Lost Boy60 min
    Season 1Episode 6The Daemon-Cages60 min
    Season 1Episode 7The Fight to the Death60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Betrayal60 min
    Season 2Episode 1The City of Magpies50 min
    Season 2Episode 2The Cave50 min
    Season 2Episode 3Theft50 min
    Season 2Episode 4Tower of the Angels50 min
    Season 2Episode 5The Scholar46 min
    Season 2Episode 6Malice50 min
    Season 2Episode 7Æsahættr50 min
    Season 3Episode 1The Enchanted Sleeper54 min
    Season 3Episode 2The Break57 min
    Season 3Episode 3The Intention Craft55 min
    Season 3Episode 4Lyra and Her Death56 min
    Season 3Episode 5No Way Out57 min
    Season 3Episode 6The Abyss58 min
    Season 3Episode 7The Clouded Mountain50 min
    Season 3Episode 8The Botanic Garden57 min
    • Dafne Keen

      as Lyra Silvertongue
    • Amir Wilson

      as Will Parry
    • Ruth Wilson

      as Marisa Coulter
    • Simone Kirby

      as Mary Malone
    • Will Keen

      as Father President MacPhail
    • Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

      as Commander Ogunwe
    • Jamie Ward

      as Father Gomez
    • Kobna Holdbrook-Smith

      as Balthamos
    • Chipo Chung

      as Xaphania
    • Jonathan Aris

      as Commander Roke
    • Lewin Lloyd

      as Roger Parslow
    • James McAvoy

      as Lord Asriel Belacqua
    Production Carolyn Blackwood Executive Producer
    Production Toby Emmerich Executive Producer
    Production Deborah Forte Executive Producer
    Production Julie Gardner Executive Producer
    Production Philip Pullman Executive Producer
    Production Dan McCulloch Executive Producer
    Production Ben Irving Executive Producer
    Production Jack Thorne Executive Producer
    Production Joel Collins Executive Producer
    Production Jane Tranter Executive Producer
    Production Tom Hooper Executive Producer