Hanna season 2 arrives on Amazon Prime Video on July 3rd but just who plays new spymaster John Carmichael?

When it was announced in 2017 that Hanna, the 2011 Saoirse Ronan-starring film, would be adapted into a TV series, there was a lot of scepticism.

However, fast-forward to July 2020 and that TV series is one of Amazon Prime Video’s flagship series and the hype surrounding season 2 of the show is quickly building.

Like many a series, Hanna season 2 looks set to build on the story of the teenage super soldier and, as well as bringing back characters from season 1, season 2 is set to add a host of new additions.

Chief among the new characters is John Carmichael, a fearsome new spymaster in the series, but just who is set to play this enigmatic character?

Hanna Season 2 – Official Teaser Trailer

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Hanna season 2 on Amazon Prime Video

After Hanna season 1 captivated viewers last year, season 2 arrives on July 3rd, 2020.

The new season continues from season 1’s dramatic cliffhanger and eventually sees Hanna return to super-soldier school where new management, in the form of spymaster John Carmichael, is accelerating the Utrax programme’s plans.

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Who plays John Carmichael in season 2?

  • John Carmichael is played in Hanna by Dermot Mulroney.

The addition of 56-year-old Mulroney is a huge coup for Hanna season 2 and with over 125 acting roles to his name, he brings plenty of experience to his spymaster role.

As well as acting, Dermot Mulroney is a keen cellist and has even been involved in the recording of scores for a number of films including Mission Impossible 3 and 4 as well as Star Trek: Into Darkness and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Mulroney’s cello skills can be seen in the Instagram video below.

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Dermot Mulroney: Films and TV

As mentioned, Dermot Mulroney has appeared in more than 125 acting roles throughout his career.

The first of these came in 1986 in the TV film Son’s of Innocence.

Since then, Mulroney has gone on to appear in a whole host of films and TV series that you’re likely to have seen him in.

The most prominent roles of his career have come in the likes of the US edition of Shameless, The Purge TV series, the Four Weddings and a Funeral TV series and My Best Friend’s Wedding where he appeared alongside Julia Roberts.

After his appearance in season 2 of Hanna, we’re sure it won’t be long before Dermot Mulroney is back on our screens once again.

Until then, Hanna season 2, featuring Dermot Mulroney as John Carmichael, arrives on Amazon Prime Video on July 3rd, 2020.