Thursday, December 7, 2023

Peacock Renews 'Twisted Metal' for Season 2

Peacock has today renewed its original action comedy series Twisted Metal for a second season. The announcement was shared by series star and executive producer Anthony Mackie at The Game Awards 2023.

In addition to Mackie, the series stars Stephanie Beatriz, Joe Seanoa, Will Arnett and Thomas Haden Church.

Guest stars in the first season included Neve Campbell, Richard Cabral, Mike Mitchell, Tahj Vaughans, Lou Beatty Jr., Chloe Fineman and Jason Mantzoukas.

Michael Jonathan Smith developed the action comedy based on the PlayStation game of the same name. He executive produces with Mackie, Arnett, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Marc Forman, Jason Spire, Peter Principato, Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan and Hermen Hulst. Sony Pictures Television, Universal Television, PlayStation Productions, Electric Avenue, Inspire Entertainment and Artists First produce.

"I have to give a Sweet Tooth-sized thank you to our incredible fans - I read every comment and was so blown away by everyone's love, support, and rabid enthusiasm for a paper bag," said Smith. "We are beyond thankful we get to continue the story of John Doe, Quiet, and Sweet Tooth as they face off against familiar faces and new grim foes in the long-awaited Twisted Metal tournament. The mixtape is made, and I'm thrilled to get back on the road with our stellar cast and crew."