‘The Umbrella Academy’ Will Be Getting a Second Season

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Fans went nuts for The Umbrella Academy, and can’t wait for season 2! The Umbrella Academy was originally a graphic novel written by Gerard Way, known as the lead singer and frontman of the famous band, My Chemical Romance. It was released as a Netflix original series in early 2019 and absolutely took off.

The show gained a devoted fanbase within two months of its release and currently holds a 76% on Rotten Tomatoes, and 8.2 on IMDb. It was an instant hit, and fans were waiting in suspense to hear about a second season. Well, on April 2nd, Netflix answered our wishes. We received an ominous and exciting teaser trailer and an official announcement of a sophomore season for The Umbrella Academy. 


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This show, starring Ellen Page, Aiden Gallagher, Tom Hopper, David Casteneda, Robert Sheehan, and Emmy Raver-Lampman among several others, is sure to only get better as it goes.

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We don’t have an exact date for the second season release, so make sure you keep your eyes on Netflix for an official announcement.