“WEDNESDAY” Season 2 – Jenna Ortega Teases A Darker and Horror-Focused Plot

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By Black Widow

In an interview, Jenna Ortega, who portrays Wednesday in the hit Netflix series “Wednesday,” revealed exciting details about the show’s highly anticipated second season.

Ortega disclosed that the upcoming season will lean more into the horror genre. Season 2 will come with a bolder and darker storyline. Additionally, she mentioned that the series will be abandoning any romantic love interests, signaling a shift towards a more intense and thrilling narrative.

Netflix Renews “Wednesday” for Season 2

Jenna Ortega as Wednesday in Netflix series "Wednesday"

Netflix officially renewed “Wednesday” for a second season, as announced in a teaser video released on January 6. The renewal came as no surprise, considering the show’s immense popularity following its debut in November 2022.

The announcement was accompanied by scenes from the show, fan event clips, and the fitting soundtrack of Lady Gaga’s “Bloody Mary,” which had become associated with the series on TikTok. Netflix dubbed “Wednesday” a global phenomenon, leaving fans eagerly awaiting the return of the Addams Family-inspired show.

The Cast and Potential Returns for Season 2

Jenna Ortega will reprise her lead role as Wednesday in the upcoming season. It is highly likely that other surviving characters from the first season, such as Emma Myers as Enid Sinclair and Joy Sunday as Bianca Barclay, will also return to Nevermore Academy.

However, the fate of Christina Ricci’s character, Marilyn Thornhill, remains unknown. Ricci remained tight-lipped about her involvement in season two during an interview. Gwendoline Christie’s return as Principal Larissa Weems, who died in the first season, also remains uncertain, leaving room for speculation.

Anticipation and Cast Wishes for Season 2

Following the success of “Wednesday,” Ortega expressed her wishes for the character’s evolution in season two.

In an interview, she expressed her desire for Wednesday to delve into darker territory and shed her “typical hero” image. Ortega envisioned her character embracing an antihero persona, focusing on competitiveness and questioning the abilities of others.

Fans eagerly await the development of Wednesday’s character and the intriguing direction the show will take in the upcoming season.

Addams Family-inspired Netflix series Wednesday

Jenna Ortega’s revelations about the horror-focused and darker direction of “Wednesday” season two have sparked excitement among fans. With Netflix’s official renewal announcement and the show’s previous success, anticipation for the return of the Addams Family-inspired series is running high.

While the potential returns of certain cast members remain uncertain, Ortega’s wishes for her character’s evolution add to the intrigue surrounding the upcoming season. Fans eagerly await the release of “Wednesday” season two to witness the show’s thrilling and bold new chapters.