Sweet Tooth Season 2 Release date: The filming for the second season has wrapped up. Release date and everything you need to know.
Sweet Tooth is a fantasy drama series based on the DC comic of the same name by Jeff Lemire. The first season premiered on Netflix on June 4, 2021, received garnered positive from the critics. The viewers across the globe loved the show as it remained in Netflix’s top 10 in almost all regions for around a month. Since the first season dropped on Netflix in June 2021, the fans have been waiting for updates on the show’s renewal for the second season. Here are the latest updates on Sweeth Tooth Season 2.
Has Sweet Tooth been renewed for season 2?
Following the super success of the first season, Netflix has now officially renewed ‘Sweet Tooth’ for the second season. Well, it isn’t a big surprise as the fantasy drama fetched 60M views in the first four weeks of its premiere on June 4, 2021. This puts ‘Sweet Tooth’ at number 6 in the list of most-watched English-language original series on Netflix, ahead of Emily in Paris (58 million) and just below The Queen’s Gambit (62 million).
In the United States, Sweet Tooth was in the top 10 for around 30 days. It was number 2 in the world for around two weeks after the premiere. Sweet Tooth Season 1 has an incredible 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 7.8 score on IMDb from 50K+ votes. These numbers were enough to renew the show for another season.
The official ‘Sweet Tooth’ account shared the video on Twitter showing the cast celebrating the announcement of the second season.
— Sweet Tooth (@SweetTooth) July 29, 2021
How many seasons of Sweet Tooth are there?
Currently, there is only one season of Sweet Tooth on Netflix.
Sweet Tooth Season 2 Filming Concluded: Read About Production Details
Jim Mickle will return as showrunner for the second season. In a statement, Jim Mickle said:
It’s been equally thrilling and heartwarming to experience how people around the world have been falling in love with our deer-boy. We couldn’t be more excited to continue our collaboration with Netflix and keep following Gus and his friends on their extraordinary journey.
Oanh Ly joins season 2 as a co-executive producer. Co-showrunner and Executive producer Beth Schwartz will not return for the second season as she is busy with the pilot of Peacock’s Red Queen. She is also busy producing projects under her deal at Warner Bros. TV.
Season 2 filming took place in New Zealand from January 2022 to June 2022. The show’s official social media handle recently announced that the second season has concluded.
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The team posted the video to announce the wrap-up. The video starts with, “This is a story. A story of a very special group of people, who found themselves at the end of filming Season 2 of Sweet Tooth.”
Nonso Anozie, who plays Tommy Jepperd, said, “It’s been a long journey and it’s been very hard work. But it’s been amazing fun and I can’t wait to share with you what happens in Season 2.”
Does Sweet Tooth season 2 have a release date?
Netflix has not announced the Sweet Tooth season 2 release date yet. But we can make a prediction about the release date. The filming for the first season concluded around mid-December 2020. Season 1 premiered on Netflix on June 4, 2021.
If the show follows the same schedule, we can expect Sweet Tooth Season 2 to release on Netflix in Dec 2022. However, our best bet would be the first quarter of 2023. You have no need to worry as we will update you when Netflix announces the premiere date.
Sweet Tooth Season 2 Cast
Following cast members will return for the second season.
- Christian Convery as Gus
- Nonso Anozie as Tommy Jepperd
- Adeel Akhtar as Dr. Singh
- Will Forte as Gus’ father
- Dania Ramirez as Aimee
- Neil Sandilands as General Steven Abbot
- Stefania LaVie Owen as Bear
- Aliza Vellani as Rani Singh
James Brolin should also be back as the narrator of the series. According to What’s On Netflix, the following new characters will star as hybrids in the next season.
- Finn Fox – Mostly human with fox ears, red fur and a bushy foxtail
- Wally Walrus – Big tusks, little flippers, and deep, expressive eyes.
- Haley Mockingbird – Skinny, stork-like legs
- JoJo Cat – Wide-eyed and docile
What Sweet Tooth is about?
Sweet Tooth is set in a post-apocalyptic world when “The Great Crumble” wreaked havoc on the world and led to the mysterious appearance of hybrid babies born part human, part animal. It follows a hybrid deer boy named Gus (Christian Convery) living in the forest home with his sickly and unstable father. When his father dies of sickness, Gus gets alone in a world and almost gets kidnaped by a deadly group of men, until a mysterious loner named Jepperd (Nonso Anozie) rescues him.
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