All horror-loving fanatics, beware! Haunting of Hill House is going to return for a second season. The initial season first rolled out during Halloween last to last year, indeed the perfect Halloween gift. Haunting of Hill House is an anthology supernatural horror drama web series. The show, directed by Mike Flanagan is based on Shirley Jackson’s 1959 Gothic novel of the same name. The show, filled with horror at every turn will keep you up all night. The blood curling show became an instant hit when it first released and even has a 8.7 rating on IMDb. Netflix first premiered this show on October 12, 2018. Ever since its release, fans have been crying out for more. Praised by viewers and critics alike, the show is set to return for a second season.
Release Date: The Haunting of Bly Manor
Mike Flanagan confirmed on January 4 that season 2 has started production! Titled “The Haunting of Bly Manor”, the new season was set to release some time in October. However, the coronavirus has caught the world in its grip. Many series put production on hold because of the worldwide lockdown. However, it was confirmed that the second season was at an advanced stage, in terms of production. This means we can expect the new season by late 2020! Don’t worry, we will keep you posted with any updates!
Cast: The Haunting of Bly Manor
The lead cast is expected to remain the same as the previous season. Victoria Pedretti and Oliver Jackson-Cohen will return as Nell and Luke Crain! It is expected that there will be new additions to the cast. Henry Thomas, Catherine Parker, and Kate Seigel will return. Amelia Smith and Benjamin Ainsworth will be the new young additions to the cast.
Storyline: The Haunting of Hill House series
The first season revolves around five adults forced to grow up in a haunted house. Hugh and Olivia Crain, along with their children move into the brand new Hill House. However, their life takes an unexpected turn. They are forced to face ghosts from their previous lives. Moreover, paranormal activities start to reign over their peaceful lives. This soon leads to the death of a family member and the family flee for their lives.
Twenty-six years later, the father and the siblings reunite. Together, they mourn the death of Nell. However, the story takes a very interesting turn when it reveals how the characters face their inner demons and confront their sins.
Plot: The Haunting of Bly Manor
With the previous season given a definitive ending, season 2 was highly unexpected. At this time, it is very difficult to guess the plot for the upcoming season. Moreover, the new season will not revolve around the Crain family. Season 2 will be completely different. It is confirmed that the plot will be based on “The Turn of the Screwby” Henry James. All the great horror stories will be weaved into one new story.
Trailer: The Haunting of Bly House
No official trailer has been released for the upcoming season. However, here are some sneak peeks from the first season if you haven’t watched it already. Any developments will be updated as soon as possible!