Jocelyn uses secret intelligence to claim a stronghold in town.
About Season 2
Season 2 returns to a thriving Jamestown, but the status quo will soon be disrupted by birth, death and broken marriages. The settlers find themselves at the heart of adventure once more as new romantic connections are made, desires repressed, and even the purest of loves will be tested. The power of politics will impact the whole community, as the battle for supremacy continues.
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A Closer Look at Season 2
More About the Episodes
Episode 1 (Available on PBS Passport Nov. 21, 2018)
Jamestown’s first baby brings joy to the settlement but the discovery of a terrible crime throws suspicion upon all inhabitants. When Jocelyn’s position in the colony comes under threat, she forges a surprising new connection.
Episode 2 (Available on PBS Passport Nov. 26, 2018)
The Rutters embark on a money-making adventure with brutal consequences. Pedro plans for advancement but needs Jocelyn’s help. The Sharrows look for a way out of a compromising situation which Alice accidentally makes worse.
Episode 3 (Available on PBS Passport Dec. 3, 2018)
A challenge from the Pamunkey leads to heartache for the Sharrows and tests Yeardley’s ability to defuse the conflict. Maria’s behavior comes under scrutiny, while Christopher joins the town’s political games to impress Jocelyn.
Episode 4 (Available on PBS Passport Dec. 10, 2018)
A ship spotted offshore heralds the arrival of James Read’s new wife. Jocelyn uses a devious plan to exploit the Sharrows’ special relationship with the Pamunkey for political gain, and the Rutters face Massinger’s vengeance.
Episode 5 (Available on PBS Passport Dec. 17, 2018)
Farlow returns with an alchemist in tow, which leads to an unusual revelation. The Sharrows await their first tobacco profits from overseas, while Maria and Pedro seek help from the Rutters when they’re framed for a crime.
Episode 6 (Available on PBS Passport Dec. 24, 2018)
Yeardley reveals that the colony faces a new and potentially devastating threat, while Massinger finds himself in a vulnerable position. An eclipse darkens the sky and ghostly happenings finally reveal the Catholic spy and murderer amongst the colonists.
Episode 7 (Available on PBS Passport Dec. 31, 2018)
When Maria’s trust is betrayed, she runs away into the wilderness, leaving a life hanging in the balance. Silas and Henry make a business deal which compromises their principles, while Jocelyn forms a pact with an unlikely ally.
Episode 8 (Available on PBS Passport Jan. 7, 2018)
Jocelyn uses secret intelligence to claim a stronghold in town, but Yeardley forms a plan that will change Jamestown forever. Silas’ collusion with the Pamunkey comes to a head. Jocelyn learns what it means to lose everything.