Carrie Anne-Moss (Jessica Jones), Sam Palladio (Nashville), Marshall Allman (Prison Break) Sonya Cassidy (Olympus) and Letitia Wright (Cucumber/Banana) have joined the Season 2 cast of AMC and Channel 4 sci-fi drama series Humans.

Moss will play Dr. Athena Morrow, a pre-eminent Artificial Intelligence expert who is driven by her own motives to create a new kind of machine consciousness. Palladio is Ed, a struggling café owner trying to breathe life into his family business; Allman plays Milo Khoury, a young Silicon Valley billionaire, founder and CEO of a leading technology company; intent on changing the world. Cassiday and Wright round out the cast.

Humans is produced by Kudos in association with Matador Films, The eight-episode second season is slated to premiere in the UK in late 2016 and 2017 in the U.S.