In September 2020, Netflix released the mystery adventure film, Enola Holmes based on the young adult fiction series of the same name by Nancy Springer. The film attracted 76 million households during its first four weeks of availability. Netflix has released the poster of Enola Holmes 2.
Soon, it became one of the most viewed Netflix original films. Enola Holmes starred Millie Bobby Brown, Louis Partridge, Henry Cavill, and Helena Bonham Carter in the lead.
What Happened in Enola Holmes?
The Netflix original follows Enola Holmes, the youngest sibling in Holmes’s family. She is raised by her mother, Eudoria Holmes. Growing up she learned everything from her mother.
On her sixteenth birthday, Enola’s mother disappears, leaving behind some clues for Enola to find her. She decides to find her mother and meets her brothers, Sherlock and Mycroft.
She also meets a young Viscount Tewkesbury. In the search for her mother, she ends up coming to London and finds her mother in the end.
Netflix Releases Enola Holmes 2 Poster
Netflix revealed the first poster for its upcoming film Enola Holmes 2. The poster shows Millie Bobby Brown as Enola Holmes, Henry Cavill as Sherlock Holmes, and Helena Bonham Carter as Eudoria Holmes.
The poster was released on the official Netflix Twitter account. The poster has the cast hidden in a crowd ‘Where’s Wally’ style, challenging the fans to spot the characters in the poster.
Who Will be Joining the Cast of Enola Holmes?
Enola Holmes was directed by Harry Bradbeer and stars Stranger Things actress Millie Bobby Brown, and Superman actor Henry Covill along with Sam Claflin, Helena Bonham Carter, Louis Partridge, Burn Gorman, Adeel Akhtar, Susie Wokoma, Hattie Morahan, and David Bamber.
As for Enola Holmes 2, most of the cast is expected to return for this sequel. It is also possible that some new characters will be introduced in the sequel. Reportedly, David Thewlis and Sharon Duncan-Brewster are expected to join the cast, however, their roles in the movie are not revealed yet.
Enola Holmes 2 Release Date and Where to Watch it?
With the positive response for the first movie, Netflix has high hopes for the sequel and is anticipating the same response from Enola Holmes 2.
Harry Bradbeer will also be the director for Enola Holmes 2 and expressed his desire to helm many more adventures for the character. Referring to the fiction series, he said that it would be wonderful to get five more movies out of this scene, hinting toward the possibility that this franchise will not be over anytime soon.
He said, “ I do think they’re extraordinary stories to tell, and what a period. As you go forward, things like that three-wheeled car – which was a lovely thing we discovered — to find our characters playing on some of the new contraptions at some point in the early 20th century.”
The filming for the sequel started in October of 2021 and was completed the filming by January 2022. The shooting of the film has been completed and is currently in the post-production phase.
However, Netflix has not announced the release date for the film yet, but with the poster release, Netflix may soon announce the release date as well. Given that Enola Holmes was released in September 2020, the sequel can also be released in September this year as well.
Netflix has also not released any trailer or clip related to the movie. Following the release of the poster, the trailer may also be available soon. Enola Holmes 2 will be available to stream on Netflix after its release.
Enola Holmes’ First Official Case as a Detective
The movie will follow up on the events of Enola Holmes, where she may continue to explore her abilities as a detective. She manages to find her mother at the end of the first movie, who is still in hiding.
We can see her carrying out her detective work according to her closing statement in the first movie, where she says, “I am a detective, I am a decipherer, I am a finder of lost souls.”
The ending of the first movie leaves an open door for many possibilities where she would continue her journey as a detective and go on to establish a name for herself, just like her brother, Sherlock Holmes.
The supposed plot of Enola Holmes 2 follows her journey as an official detective-for-hire. She takes the case of a missing girl. In this journey, she may team up with her brother in the future.