Our favorite superhero show finally returns for another run. The Umbrella Academy Season 2 is on its way, and stars are teasing us with exciting pictures of it. In February 2019, Netflix introduced us to this weird bunch of superhero siblings, and we truly fell in love with them. As they all plan to be back, here’s everything you need to know about them.
Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá bring us this fictional world of seven adopted children that posses superpowers. The set of superheroes is referred to as The Umbrella Academy. With a lot of twists and turns emerging their way, the kids grow up to make a dysfunctional family. In the season finale, they try to travel back in time to when they were teenagers in order to stop the upcoming apocalypse. Moreover, as the teaser suggests, they did it, and their powers will get them in their past to fix things.
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It has only been a few months, and The Umbrella Academy team has already begun productions. Netflix didn’t take long to announce the renewal on April 2, 2019. The debut season whooped in 45 million viewers, and they all want to know more about Season 2. What’s going to happen next? Will they really time travel to the past?
The Umbrella Academy Season 2: What Will Happen Next?
The seven siblings struggled a lot in the debut season. Each one of the characters played an important part in the story. They attempt to avoid the apocalypse that is approaching their way soon. Ultimately, Vanya causes the apocalypse bringing huge chunks of the moon falling on the Earth. The new installment will continue the story from where it previously left. All of them are finally traveling back in time to prevent the destruction.
The seven superheroes will turn back to teenagers again. Their relationship has improved over time, and living their teenage again may bring them back together. They now attempt to avoid everything that contributed to causing the apocalypse. However, many new twists will soon appear their way. The Umbrella Academy Season 2 will surely not be easy for the siblings.
The Umbrella Academy Season 2: Production Status
Showrunners Gerard Way and Steve Blackman are constantly teasing us with pictures of the team on set. Way also shares the images of the Season 2 table read alongside a video of the cast members holding the scripts of the upcoming installment. Moreover, Blackman posts a picture of the first clapperboard of the second season. The cast is putting selfies together to increase our excitement.
The Umbrella Academy Season 2: Who’s Coming Back?
The second season of the trendy sci-fi series will bring back our favorite characters. As per a recent announcement, all of the seven siblings will be back on our screens. This includes both adult and teenage versions of Luther, Diego, Allison, Klaus, Number Five, Ben and Vanya. Ben will also be back as actor Justin H. Min announced in Gerard Way’s Instagram video. Way’s video has all the cast members that welcome us to the much awaited Season 2.
The Umbrella Academy Season 2 Release Date
We’ve all been showered with pictures and videos of the productions of Season 2. However, the showrunners haven’t yet mentioned the premiere date of the series. The filming for the debut installment began back in January 2018 and took 6 months to conclude by July last year. Although, we only got the season by February 2019.
The filming for the next installment has just begun. Hence, chances suggest that The Umbrella Academy Season 2 may take a while to return by early to mid-2020.
The Umbrella Academy is a unique approach to superhero stories. Netflix puts in much efforts in its selection of content. Hence, the series became a huge success calling in millions of viewers to watch. Fans are excited about the second season, and we hope that it turns out to be as fun as its debut.