The Haunting Of Hill House, the horror drama based on the novel named The Haunting Of Hill House. Netflix’s original horror drama is prepared to release the second season. The first season of the show had fabulous reviews, 93% on Rotten Tomatoes, 8.3 on IMDB; these are some numbers that provide the incentive to produce more seasons of the show. Moreover, the horror novel writer Stephen King also is an admirer of the series. He said that the series might as well be appreciated by the original writer of the story, Shirley Jackson.
Season 2 updates
There were indications about the second season as early as October 2018. Moreover, Flanagan had already said that the show might have a second season. It shall not continue the story of the Crain family. In February 2019, the second season of the show was officially confirmed.
Season two is going to be based on a different novel named The turn of the screw. The name of the season is also going to be different, The Haunting Of Bly Manor. Thus, the setup is also going to be different. We are going to see a different story with new characters. However, the complete old cast isn’t going to be dismissed, they might be given new roles. Moreover, there’s a set of new casts to be appointed too. Some of the returning characters are:
Benjamin Evan Ainsworth
Some of the new cast members are:
We aren’t sure about the release date yet but speculations are being made that it might air on Halloween, the scariest day of the year. It can not be said for sure but it seems to be a reasonable day, keeping in mind the theme. The second season was confirmed in Feb 2019 so October 2020 gives it enough time for production as well.