AceShowbiz - Starz has unveiled "Ash vs. Evil Dead" season 2 villain. Called Baal, the character portrayed by %cJoel Tobeck% ("Sons of Anarchy", "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King") is strangling %cLucy Lawless%' Ruby in the newly released image.
According to description of the character, "when Baal is released from the underworld, our team will face an enemy more powerful then then any that have come before. One with bigger plans than just destroying Ash as well as a secret link to Ruby."
%cBruce Campbell% returns as Ash Williams, with %cRay Santiago% and %cDana DeLorenzo% reprising their roles as Ash's sidekicks Pablo and Kelly respectively.
The second season roars back into action with Ash leaving his beloved Jacksonville and returning to his hometown of Elk Grove. There, he confronts Ruby. The former enemies have to form an uneasy alliance as Elk Grove soon becomes the nucleus of evil.
It will introduce %cMichelle Hurd% as Ash's former high school sweetheart, %cLee Majors% as Ash's father Brock Williams, and longtime "Evil Dead" franchise star %cTed Raimi% as Ash's childhood best friend Chet Kaminski.
The show will return October 2 at 8 P.M. ET on Starz.