It feels like a lifetime ago that we said goodbye to the Hargreeves, but Netflix has finally dropped the trailer for the upcoming second series of The Umbrella Academy.
The streaming platform also announced that the series would be landing on July 31!
The first series of Gabriel Bá’s comic book series was hugely successful for Netflix, with DigitalSpy reporting that it was watched by 45 million member households.
At the end of the first season, we saw the Umbrella Academy traveling back in time to prevent the apocalypse and reverting to their younger teenage selves. Oh, and Allison unintentionally destroyed the moon.
As of this writing, not a lot is known about the plot of the second season, but we do know the episode titles – they are as follows:
- Episode 1 – Right Back Where We Started
- Episode 2 – The Frankel Footage
- Episode 3 – The Swedish Job
- Episode 4 – The Majestic 12
- Episode 5 – Valhalla
- Episode 6 – A Light Supper
- Episode 7 – OGA for OGA
- Episode 8 – The Seven Stages
- Episode 9 – 743
- Episode 10 – The End of Something
In an interview with ComicBook.com, the shows genius composer, Jeff Russo, revealed what viewers will not only need to look out for in the new season, but also what to listen out for.
Russo – who is responsible for a score that perfectly helps the show to tell the stories of it characters said:
“We use score in a very meaningful way to support the emotional arcs of all of our characters in season one. We’ll be doing that again in season two.
“There are some new characters that we’re going to be having some fun with from a score perspective, and that’s always fun, coming up with new thematic ideas for new characters and how to underscore them.”