The Umbrella Academy Season 2: Everything We Know So Far

TVGuide.com | 4/2/2019 | Sadie Gennis
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Now that Netflix has renewed The Umbrella Academy for Season 2, it's time to start speculating about all the twists, turns, and time travel the superhero drama has in store for us.

The series, which is inspired by the comic books of the same name, follows a dysfunctional family of superheroes who spend the entire first season trying to prevent the apocalypse. However, their attempts backfire in the first season's finale, as they accidentally wind up causing the apocalypse when they shatter the moon, sending countless asteroids down to Earth's surface and obliterating the planet. In order to save themselves — and hopefully save the world — the siblings travel back in time to rewrite history.

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It's quite the cliffhanger to leave fans on, so here's everything we know about Season 2 so far.

It will likely premiere in 2020: Production on the 10-episode second season will begin in in summer 2019, so it's unlikely we'll get the new episodes until 2020. Given that Season 1 debuted on Netflix in mid-February, for now we'll assume Season 2 will likely follow suit and premiere winter 2020.

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All the Hargreeves siblings will return: Along with the renewal news, Netflix announced that Ellen Page (Vanya), Tom Hopper (Luther), David Castañeda (Diego), Emmy Raver-Lampman (Allison), Robert Sheehan (Klaus), Aidan Gallagher (Five), and Justin Min (Ben) will reprise their roles for Season 2.

Not everyone will necessarily be back: While the seven Hargreeves kids will return, there were some noticeable names missing from the announcement, including Colm Feore, who played their late father Sir Reginald Hargreeves. On the villain end of the spectrum, Kate Walsh (The Handler), Mary J. Blige (Cha-Cha), and Cameron Britton (Hazel) were also absent from the role reprisal news. But given that the first season ended in time travel, we wouldn't be shocked if some of...
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