Monday, April 29, 2019

CBS All Access Renews 'The Twilight Zone' for Season 2

CBS All Access has today renewed its original anthology series The Twilight Zone for a second season. The reboot will return with new episodes in 2020, though an exact episode count was not immediately announced.

"Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg's reimagining of The Twilight Zone is off to an amazing start on CBS All Access, driving the most viewers on its premiere day for an original series to date," said Julie McNamara, Executive Vice President of Original Content, CBS All Access. "Jordan, Simon, the creative team and cast have done a phenomenal job translating the series' legacy of socially conscious storytelling for modern-day audiences. They are master storytellers, and we look forward to bringing fans further into The Twilight Zone with a second season."

Jordan Peele, Simon Kinberg and Marco Ramirez developed the reboot of the anthology series created by Rod Serling. Peele also serves as each episode's onscreen narrator.

Peele and Kinberg executive produce with Win Rosenfeld, Audrey Chon, Glen Morgan, Carol Serling, Rick Berg and Greg Yaitanes. CBS Television Studios, Monkeypaw Productions and Genre Films produce.