“The Umbrella Academy” Is Returning Once Again With Even More Mystery And Drama!
One of the most anticipated shows of 2020 is all set to return for a second season. “The Umbrella Academy” first released in February 2019 and became immediately popular among the audience.
The show gradually became one of the most frequently streamed shows on Netflix. However, the show had been put on hold for a short while after the release of season 1.
This was mainly because of the novel Corona outbreak across the world. Hollywood had and continues to remain suspended. Businesses have been shut down, and people everywhere are in-home quarantine.
Therefore, filming of further episodes for season 2 was a bleak prospect. Thus, the audience assumed that the show had ended. That is until Netflix announced the renewal of the show. Here are the details.
“The Umbrella Academy” Season 2: Plot, Cast, Release Date And Further Details
Composed by Jeff Russo, the dark humour superhero drama series is based on the Dark Horse comics written by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá. The plot brings to life the story of a day in 1943 when 43 infants were born, miraculously, to random women with no connections with each other and who showed no signs of pregnancy the day before.
Among the 43, seven are adopted by the billionaire industrialist Reginald Hargreeves. Hargreeves then creates the Umbrella Academy and trains his children to save the world. However, things go south for the family, and the group disperses.
Cut to the present where the team comes together once more upon receiving the news of their father’s passing. They, therefore, put their heads together to solve a mystery revolving around their father’s death. However, their difference of opinions pulls them apart and simultaneously, a threat of global extinction is imminent.
The plot of season 2 is still under the wraps as it’s still too early to reveal much. However, season 2 will continue from the season 1 finale. We won’t drop spoilers for those unversed.
The cast features Ellen Page as Vanya Hargreeves, Robert Sheehan as Klaus Hargreeves, Tom Hopper as Luther Hargreeves, Emmy Raver-Lampman as Allison Hargreeves, David Castaneda as Diego Hargreeves, Justin H.Minh as Ben Hargreeves and Aidan Gallagher as Number Five. The show is slated for a July 31st release.