How to watch Slow Horses season 2 online and on TV – Apple Original starring Gary Oldman

How to watch Slow Horses season 2 online and on TV – Apple Original starring Gary Oldman
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Slow Horses season 2 has finally arrived on Apple TV+. Ready to catch up with shambolic MI5 spy Jackson Lamb (Gary Oldman), retired Cold War spook Dickie Bow (Phil Davis) and 007-wannabe River Cartwright (Jack Lowden)? The first two episodes arrived on Friday 5th December. New subscribers can watch Slow Horses season 2 for free with the Apple TV+ 7-day free trial (opens in new tab).

Watch Slow Horses season 2

Premiere: 2nd December 2022

Global stream: Apple TV+ (7-day FREE trial) (opens in new tab)

Cast: Gary Oldman, Olivia Cooke, Jonathan Pryce, Kristin Scott Thomas, Freddie Fox, Jack Lowden 

Season finale: 30th December 2022 

If you watched the first season of Slow Horses – the hit Apple TV+ Original based on author Mick Herron’s award-winning crime novels – you'll know two things. 

1. It follows a team of British intelligence agents who serve in a dumping ground department after making career-ending mistakes. 2. It is an absolute triumph (currently rated 97% on Rotten Tomatoes).

Season 2 sees lank-haired insulter-in-chief Jackson Lamb welcome two new agents to the boozy fold: compulsive gambler Marcus Longridge (Kadiff Kirwan) and Shirley Dander (Aimee-Ffion Edwards), who is on her second stint at Slough House after punching her case officer... again. As ever, the ensemble cast is spectacular, with Samuel West as a repugnant right-wing MP Peter Judd, Kristin Scott-Thomas as MI5 DDG Diana Taverner and Jonathan Pryce as Cartwright’s despairing grandfather, David.

All six episodes of Slow Horses season 2 air exclusively on Apple TV+. Follow our guide to get a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+ (opens in new tab) and watch Slow Horses wherever you are.

Watch Slow Horses season 2 on Apple TV+

Slow Horses season 2 is an Apple Original, and exclusive to the Apple TV+ streaming service. The first two episodes premiere globally on Friday, 2nd December. New episodes air weekly.

New users get a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+ (opens in new tab). After the trial, it's £4.99 / $4.99 / AU$7.99 a month. There's no contract, so you can cancel any time.

free | Apple TV+ 7-day free trial (opens in new tab)

Watch Slow Horses S2 free | Apple TV+ 7-day free trial (opens in new tab)
Apple's premium streaming service offers a ton of original content, from huge hits such as Ted Lasso to Tom Hanks movies and Slow Horses. Why not try it free for 7 days? It's just $4.99/£4.99/AU$7.99 a month after, contract-free. 

Is Apple TV+ worth trying?

Apple TV+ is Apple's dedicated subscription streaming service, designed to rival the likes of  Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Disney+

It's ad-free (aside from Apple ads) and features a host of high-profile shows – such as Slow Horses S1 & S2, Pachinko, WeCrashed, The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey and Severance –  produced by the Apple Originals department.

In our review, we praised Apple TV+ for its "reasonable pricing, superb streaming quality, Dolby Vision HDR support and lavishly-produced exclusives". 

If you're yet to experience Apple TV+, why not take advantage of this 7-day free trial (opens in new tab)?

Slow Horses season 2 episode air dates

How to watch Slow Horses free online with Apple TV+

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Season 2 Episode 1 – Friday 2nd December 2022 

Season 2 Episode 2 – Friday 2nd December 2022

Season 2 Episode 3 – Friday 9th December 2022

Season 2 Episode 4 – Friday 16th December 2022

Season 2 Episode 5 – Friday  23rd December 2022

Season 2 Episode 6 - Friday 30th December 2022

Slow Horses season 2 official trailer

How to watch Apple TV+ from overseas using a VPN

Apple TV+ is available in over 100 countries. Travelling abroad and can't access your account? Not to worry. You can use a VPN (opens in new tab) to enjoy your Apple TV+ account, as if you were back home.

Will there be a Slow Horses season 3? 

Yes. Apple has renewed Slow Horses for seasons 3 and 4 already.

Seasons 1 and 2 were filmed back to back, and it looks like Apple is planning to repeat that trick.  

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