Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Amazon Renews 'The Tick' for Season 2

A month ahead of the return for the second half of Season 1, Amazon has renewed its original comedy series The Tick for a second season. The new season will include 10 episodes and debut in 2019. 

Series creator Ben Edlund will return for the new season, alongside series stars Peter Serafinowicz and Griffin Newman. Additional casting will be announced later.

The first season also stars Valorie Curry, Brendan Hines, Yara Martinez, Scott Speiser and Jackie Earle Haley.

Additional executive producers include Barry Sonnenfeld, Wally Pfister, Barry Josephson and David Fury. Serafinowicz and Patrick Warburton are producers. Amazon Studios, Sony Pictures Television and Josephson Entertainment produce.

"Ben has created a resounding hit while Peter and griffin have brought Tick and Arthur to indelible life," said Sharon Tal Yguado, Head of Scripted Series, Amazon Studios.

"We can't wait to bring fans more of the Tick universe soon. I am so excited that Amazon wants to continue this wildly fruitful collaboration and that this amazing cast gets to stay together, and that we get to build this mythos further, wider, deeper and taller," added Edlund.