When will the long-awaited second season premiere on Netflix? Here is everything we know about Sweet Tooth Season 2.
It’s time for the hybrids to fight back! If you recall, back in July 2021, the series was renewed for a second season. Since then, it’s been a whole year and the fans have been anticipating the release date, which, much to the fan’s delight, has now been confirmed and set to premiere all brand new episodes next month on Thursday, April 27, 2023, with every new episode dropping on the same day on Netflix.
It will have a time slot of 12:00 a.m. (PT) or 3:00 a.m. (ET), just like the other original series and movies that are exclusively available on the streaming platform. The official Twitter handle of the show also confirmed the news among the followers about the premiere date with new official stills, quoting, “Calling all hybrids. We are back! Sweet Tooth Season 2 drops on April 27, only on Netflix.”
Take a look at the official announcement below:
Calling all hybrids. We are back! Sweet Tooth Season 2 drops April 27, only on Netflix. pic.twitter.com/DlzwXaLspJ
— Sweet Tooth (@SweetTooth) March 14, 2023
Sweet Tooth Season 2: What to expect?
In Sweet Tooth Season 2, as a deadly new wave of the Sick bears down, Gus and a band of fellow hybrids are held prisoner by General Abbot and the Last Men. Looking to consolidate power by finding a cure, Abbot uses the children as fodder for the experiments of captive Dr. Aditya Singh, who’s racing to save his infected wife Rani.
To protect his friends, Gus agrees to help Dr. Singh, beginning a dark journey into his origins and his mother Birdie’s role in the events leading up to The Great Crumble. Outside the Preserve, Tommy Jepperd and Aimee Eden team up to break the hybrids free.
A partnership that will be tested as Jepperd’s secrets come to light. As the revelations of the past threaten the possibility of redemption in the present, Gus and his found family find themselves on a collision course with Abbot and the evil forces that look to wipe them out once and for all.
The series will star Nonso Anozie as Tommy Jepperd, Christian Convery as Gus, Adeel Akhtar as Dr. Singh, Stefania LaVie Owen as Bear, Dania Ramirez as Aimee Eden, Aliza Vellani as Rani Singh, Neil Sandilands as General Abbot, Naledi Murray as Wendy, Marlon Williams as Johnny Abbot, Christopher Sean Cooper Jr. as Teddy, Yonas Kibreab as Finn, and James Brolin as the voice of the narrator.
For the new season, Jim Mickle returns as showrunner, writer, director, and executive producer. It is produced by Team Downey in association with Warner Bros. Television with Team Downey’s Susan Downey, Robert Downey Jr., and Amanda Burrell exec producing alongside Linda Moran. Team Downey’s Evan Moore is the co-executive producer. The series is produced by Warner Bros. Television.
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Sweet Tooth Season 2 Episodes and Streaming Options
The new season will consist of 8 episodes which are estimated to have an average runtime of roughly 37 to 53 minutes, just like the prior season. Additionally, Netflix has revealed episode titles of the first four episodes, and the rest will be disclosed later as the premiere date draws near. So, we would advise fans to be patient while waiting for these updates, which will be issued in the coming weeks.
In the meantime, check out the episode guide for Sweet Tooth Season 2, which is listed below:
- Season 2 Episode 1: In Captivity
- Season 2 Episode 2: Into the Deep Woods
- Season 2 Episode 3: Chicken or Egg?
- Season 2 Episode 4: Bad Man
- Season 2 Episode 5: TBA
- Season 2 Episode 6: TBA
- Season 2 Episode 7: TBA
- Season 2 Episode 8: TBA
When the release date draws close, the series will be available exclusively on Netflix, with other series of the same genre also accessible on the streaming platform with a range of membership options. The video quality and the number of screens you can use to stream Netflix simultaneously depend on the package you choose. The basic membership starts at $9.99/month, and the standard membership starts at $15.49/month at no additional cost with any of their services.
Sweet Tooth Season 2 Official Teaser Trailer
The official trailer of the new season indicates, “Captured and imprisoned by the Last Men, a very special deer boy named Gus takes action to help his newfound hybrid friends escape before it’s too late.” The trailer elaborates that the series is based on the DC comic book series by Jeff Lemire, Sweet Tooth follows the adventures of Gus – part deer, part boy – who leaves his home in the forest to find the outside world ravaged by a cataclysmic event.
The first look returns us to the Preserve, where the First Men have established a base of operations. Gus and Dr. Singh have a heart-to-heart inside, during which Gus is told that he may just be able to restore “hope” to the world. Based on the remaining shocking video, Gus appears to be listening to Dr. Singh’s advice. He won’t let anyone stand in his way because he is prepared to command. Take a look at the official trailer of Sweet Tooth Season 2 below:
Let us know in the comments if you’ll be streaming Sweet Tooth Season 2 on Netflix or not.