Everything You Need to know About ‘Wednesday’ Season 2

More torture awaits.

Netflix has announced that season 2 of the hit series ‘Wednesday’ is officially underway with its production, and has revealed the cast for the new season. In 2022, Netflix aired the first season of the series, and it has received praise for its dark humour and engaging storylines. The cast’s stunning performances, led by Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams, have been celebrated. 

‘Wednesday’ Season 1 has earned the title of ‘No. 3 most-watched English-language TV title in Netflix history’ and 12 Emmy Award nominations, showcasing its popularity globally. Viewers’ anticipation for ‘Wednesday‘ Season 2 is at an all-time high, and here’s a guide to what you can expect from the upcoming season according to Tudum by Netflix.

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What you need to know about Wednesday Season 2:

What is ‘Wednesday’ Season 2 about?

Multiple cliffhangers marked the end of Wednesday in season one, and there are more answers yet to be revealed. The exact plot details for season two are still under wraps, but the production team has teased the public with a few hints.

Jenna Ortega, who plays Wednesday Addams, hinted that the upcoming season will be more horror-centred, with each episode designed to feel like a mini-movie. Ortega also teased that season two will feature more action-packed and memorable scenes.


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Who will be returning, and who is absent for Wednesday Season 2?

Ortega will continue to lead Wednesday, and she will also serve as an executive producer for the new season. Returning cast members include Emma Myers (Enid Sinclair), Joy Sunday (Bianca Barclay), Moosa Mostafa (Eugene), Georgie Farmer (Ajax), and Victor Dorobantu (Thing).

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Additionally, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Luis Guzmán will return as Morticia and Gomez Addams, respectively, with Isaac Ordonez as Pugsley Addams and Luyanda Unati Lewis-Nyawo as Deputy Ritchie Santiago. Jamie McShane will reprise his role as Sheriff Donovan Galpin, and Fred Armisen will return as Uncle Fester in guest-starring roles.

Unfortunately, Percy Hynes White, who played Xavier Thorpe in Season 1, will be absent for the upcoming season due to allegations pointed at him, which he denies.

Who is joining Wednesday, Season 2?

Season two introduced several new characters, including Steve Buscemi as Barry Dort, Billie Piper as Capri, Joanna Lumley as Grandmama, and Thandiwe Newton as Dr. Fairburn. 

Other newcomers include Evie Templeton, Owen Painter, Noah Taylor, Frances O’Connor, Haley Joel Osment, Heather Matarazzo, and Joonas Suotamo.


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Expected release date?

No official release date has been announced for season two. People are guessing it’s likely that the new season will premiere in 2025.

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More details are expected to be revealed as production progresses. For now, we can look forward to a season that promises to be even more thrilling than the first season.