Thursday, September 1, 2022

Disney+ Reveals Premiere Date for Season 2 of 'The Mysterious Benedict Society'

Disney+ has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming second season of its original drama series The Mysterious Benedict Society.

The second season will launch on Wednesday, October 26 with its first two episodes. New episodes will then be released weekly every Wednesday.

When Reynie, Sticky, Kate and Constance discover that Mr. Benedict and Number Two have been kidnapped, they must piece together the riddles and clues within a perilous scavenger hunt set by Mr. Benedict to foil Dr. L.D. Curtain's latest scheme. Relying on only their wits, intellect and empathy, the charming group of misfits embark on a globe-trotting adventure by air, land, sea and pie truck, calling upon their special skills to solve the mysteries and rescue their lost comrades. Along the way, the kids experience the growing pains that come along with being part of their new "found family," while remaining true to their unique selves. In the process, they discover what true happiness really means.

The drama stars Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, MaameYaa Boafo, Ryan Hurst, Gia Sandhu, Seth B. Carr, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Inscho and Marta Kessler. 

Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay developed the drama based on the book series by Trenton Lee Stewart, with Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin serving as showrunners. Manfredi, Hay, Swimmer and Slavkin executive produce with Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Deepak Nayar and James Bobin. 20th Television, Sonar Entertainment, Fanfare Entertainment and Slavkin Swimmer Productions produce.