Prepared to be scared! The haunting of Hill House season 2 is coming. Though the series is coming back in a different manner. The first series was loosely based on a novel written by Shirley Jackson, 1959. The series directed and produced by Mike Flanagan and Amblin Television and Paramount Television respectively.
The first season is based on two timelines, it includes a family of Crain with five adult siblings experiencing paranormal activity. They face many flashbacks depicting events leading up to the eventful night when the family fled from the mansion. The is available on Netflix.
Season 2 of The haunting of Hill House will not follow the same storyline as the maker says the story of Crain Family is done. They also added that the series was about haunted houses, not haunted people. The name of the second series will be The haunting of Bly Manor.
Expected release date of The Haunting of Bly Manor.
Official account The haunting of Hill House on twitter announced that a new chapter is coming in 2020. Though there is no further information about the series revealed. Director of the series Mike Flanagan that the show wrapped and it was a thrilling experience for them. The date can be assumed on Halloween as it could be the perfect day to release the series. Though we cannot confirm anything as the pandemic spread due to coronavirus might delay the release date.
The cast of The haunting of Bly Manor.
Though the story is no more about the Crain Family, we might expect the cast to repeat. According to the tweet, Rahul Kohli and Victoria Pedretti are returning to the show. Kate Siegel (Theodora “Theo” Crain) Henry Thomas (younger Hugh Crain), and Catherine Parker (Poppy Hill), whose roles are currently a secret.
The storyline of The haunting of Bly Manor
As already explained, the second season will be based on The Innocents (1961), The horror classic builds its horror and tension gradually, which is something a Netflix show’s length can leverage. There is no more information given out by Show makers so let’s hope for good.