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How to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online anywhere in the world

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Here's where you need to go to stream the second season of Noughts and Crosses. (Image credit: BBC/Mammoth Screen/ Ilze Kitshoff)

Trying to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online? Here's where you need to go to stream the latest series.

If you're unfamiliar with the show, Noughts and Crosses is a BBC adaptation of Malorie Blackman's critically acclaimed series of YA novels. (opens in new tab) For season 2, we're heading back to the alternative version of present-day London and following the controversial, Romeo & Juliet-style love affair between Sephy (Masali Baduza), a member of the elite, black "Cross" people and Callum (Jack Rowan), who is a white "Nought".

The first season ended with a cliffhanger that deviated from the book and saw the couple on the run, with Sephy pregnant with their child. Will they manage to escape Albion? 

Here's how to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 so you can find out...

How to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online in the UK

Noughts and Crosses season 2 starts at 10.40 pm on Tuesday, April 26 on BBC One, with new episodes airing on a weekly basis.

If you can't wait to watch the second season, every episode is available to stream as a box set on BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab) right now.

How to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online from anywhere in the world

There's an easy way to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online wherever you are in the world, and it's called a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

A VPN lets you get around the usual frustrating digital barriers by changing your IP address, meaning you can watch your favorite TV shows even if you're going to be away from home. 

Our favorite is ExpressVPN (opens in new tab), which lets you change your IP address on whichever device you want to watch your new favorite show on.

From laptops to smart TVs, Amazon Fire Sticks, games consoles, and even mobile phones, you can change the address to make your device think it's in a different location to enable you to watch the things you love around the world. 

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ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is one of the simplest and most affordable ways to watch what you want from anywhere you want to watch it. Plus it'll help keep your network traffic away from any prying eyes on public networks.

And it's a great way to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online via your usual method from anywhere in the world.

How to watch Noughts and Crosses season 2 online in the US

Noughts and Crosses' first season arrived in the US on Peacock a few months after it aired in the UK, so we expect the second season will hit the NBCUniversal streaming platform later this year.

Martin Shore
Martin Shore

Martin is a Staff Writer with WhatToWatch.com, where he produces a variety of articles focused on the latest and greatest films and TV shows. 

Some of his favorite shows are What We Do In The Shadows, Bridgerton, Gangs of London, The Witcher, Doctor Who, and Ghosts. When he’s not watching TV or at the movies, Martin’s probably still in front of a screen playing the latest video games, reading, or watching the NFL.