‘Are You Afraid Of The Dark’ Gets Season 2 Teaser, New Cast Members

Here’s the ultimate Halloween question: Are you afraid of the dark? Nickelodeon is counting on your answer being a resounding “yes”.

That’s because, this Halloween week, the network took giant strides towards Season 2 of its hit reboot Are You Afraid of the Dark? by dropping a teaser trailer (check it out below) and revealing several cast members for the new season slated for a 2021 debut, as reported by comicbook.com. Matt Kaplan and Spencer Berman return for Season 2 as executive producers.

The show’s second season–which will contain six episodes–features new characters and a new Midnight Society, as explained, “blending isolated tales of terror with an overall narrative.” This new cast of characters will “tell a terrifying tale about a curse that has been cast over their small seaside town (that is) haunted by an all-new villain named the Shadowman.”

Speaking of the Midnight Society, the Season 2 actors in that group include Bryce Gheisar as Luke, Arjun Athalye as Jai, Beatrice Kitsos as Hanna, Malia Baker as Gabby, Dominic Mariche as Seth and Parker Queenan as Connor.

In the successful first season, the Midnight Society told a story of the Carnival of Doom and ringmaster Mr. Top Hat, “only to witness the shocking story come frightfully to life.” The society members then had to prepare for “an adventure beyond their wildest nightmares.”

Nickelodeon’s original Are You Afraid of the Dark? series–created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel–ran from 1992-1996 and again from 1999-2000.

Keep reading Horror News Network for further updates on Season 2 of Are You Afraid of the Dark? on Nickelodeon.

Thomas Tuna
Thomas Tuna
Thomas A. Tuna is a comic book veteran who began his writing career back in the ’70s with Charlton Comics, contributing to such horror titles as Ghost Manor, Haunted, The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves and Ghostly Haunts. Most recently, he has served as a writer and editor (with more than a smattering of horror yarns) for such comic book websites as Hyper Epics and Red Moon Features. Some of his favorite horror flicks include Jaws, Salem’s Lot, Dracula (with Frank Langella) and Blade. His favorite horror comic books? Tomb of Dracula (by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan) and Swamp Thing (by Len Wein and Berni Wrightson).

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