- Jessie Mei Li as Alina Starkov
- Ben Barnes as General Kirigan
- Archie Renaux as Malyen Oretsev
- Freddy Carter as Kaz Brekker
- Amita Suman as Inej Ghafa
- Kit Young as Jesper Fahey
- Danielle Galligan as Nina Zenik
- Calahan Skogman as Matthias Helvar
- Daisy Head as Genya Safin
- Lewis Tan as Tolya Yul-Bataar
- Patrick Gibson as Nikolai Lantsov
- Anna Leong Brophy as Tamar Kir-Bataar
- Jack Wolfe as Wylan Hendriks
- On June 7, 2021, after being watched by more than 55 million member households in its first 28 days, Shadow and Bone was renewed for an 8 episode second season.
- On August 5, 2021 it was announced that the scripts were written and heading into production.
- On September 2021 Leigh Bardugo announced that casting had begun for the new characters of season 2, namely Nikolai, Wylan, Tolya, and Tamar.
- On December 7, 2021 Bola Ogun shared an image of the finished script written by Eric Heisserer on her Instagram account. She announced she would be directing this season.
- On December 17, 2021 Leigh announced that Nikolai Lantsov and all the other major characters had been cast and filming would begin soon.
- On January 13, 2022, it was announced that the series began production. In addition, Lewis Tan, Patrick Gibson, Anna Leong Brophy and Jack Wolfe joined the cast as series regulars while Danielle Galligan, Calahan Skogman and Daisy Head got promoted as series regulars.
- Filming is taking place between January and May 2022.
- Joseph Trapanese will return to compose for this season.
- On June 6, 2022 it was announced that season 2 had wrapped.
- ‘Shadow & Bone’ Renewed For Season 2 As Netflix Reveals Viewership Data For Fantasy Drama – On June 7, 2021
- Shawn Levy on the ‘Night at the Museum’ Animated Movie, 'Shadow and Bone' Season 2, and the Future of ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ – On August 5, 2021
- Leigh Bardugo's September 2021 newsletter
- Bola Ogun on Instagram
- Leigh Bardugo's December 2021 newsletter
- ‘Shadow & Bone’: ‘Mortal Kombat’ Star Lewis Tan & ‘The OA’s Patrick Gibson Among Four Added To Season 2 Cast
- ‘Shadow and Bone’ Season 2: Estimated Netflix Release & Everything We Know So Far
- Netflix on Instagram