Ronald D. Moore’s upcoming space race drama, For All Mankind has been renewed for a second season by Apple TV+. This, before the season one premiere on November 1st. Deadline broke the news and also reported that the second season even started production last week. 

For All Mankind is a new alternative history series that poses the question, “What would have happened if the global space race had never ended?”  The story has Russia landing on the moon first. Newspapers call it ‘Red Moon’. America’s spirit is crushed. How can they renew America’s confidence and get ahead in the space race after this devastating loss? By having NASA put the first woman on the moon. The only problem is, there is no female astronaut training program. Until now. 

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The story is told through the lives of NASA’s astronauts, engineers and their families. The first trailer was released a few weeks ago. Check it out below. 

For All Mankind is created by Emmy® Award winner Ronald D. Moore (Outlander, Battlestar Galactica), Matt Wolpert and Ben Nedivi. Told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers and their families, For All Mankind presents an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams.

For All Mankind premieres on Apple TV+ on November 1st and stars Joel KinnamanMichael Dorman, Wrenn Schmidt, Shantel VanSanten, Sarah Jones and Jodi Balfour. Ronald D. Moore, Maril Davis, Matt Wolpert, Ben Nedivi serve as executive producers.

 

 

Audrey Kearns