Disney recently announced the renewal of Percy Jackson and the Olympians for a second season, after the success of the first year
After the announcement that Percy Jackson and the olympians will get a second season on Disney+, Rick Riordan updated fans on the progress of the scripts for the new episodes and assured that they “are very good”:
“A good first day yesterday in the writers’ room for the second season of Percy Jackson and the olympians! As I mentioned before, we had a little room, before the writers’ strike, to start scripts, assuming we would get a green light [para o novo ano], so let’s not start from scratch this week. The scripts we have so far are very good”wrote the author of the books that inspired the production on his Threads profile.
In March 2023, long before the series debuts on Disney+, Riordan It had already been said that Disney had approved the production of the scripts for the second year, although this did not guarantee that the sequel would, in fact, happen:
“We have started to set up the writers’ room for season two. But that does NOT mean that season two is already guaranteed. It’s too early for that. But we have been approved to start developing scripts, and I think everyone’s expectation is that a Season two will happen if everything goes as planned. It’s definitely exciting to be part of the team.”he revealed on his personal blog.
In Percy Jackson and the olympianswe follow the story of a troubled teenager, who discovers he is the son of Poseidon, the god of the seas, which makes him a demigod. However, with the powers come all the dangers, including a hunt led by Zeuswho believes that the young man stole his Master Bolt.
Percy Jackson and the olympians is starred by Walker Scobell (The Adam Project) as Percy Jackson, Leah Jeffries (Empire: Fame and Power) as Annabeth Chase It is Aryan Simhadri (Twelve is too much) as Grover Underwoodwho form the protagonist trio.
The series also has Virginia Kull (Big Little Lies) as Sally Jacksonthe mother of Percy; Glynn Turman (The Supreme Voice of the Blues) as Chiron, the activities director of Camp Meio Sangue, exclusively for demigods; It is Jason Mantzoukas (The Good Place) as the god Dionysuswho was punished by Zeus and obliged to coordinate the place.
Toby Stephens (007 – A New Day to Die) as Poseidon, Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton) as Hermes, Timothy Omundson (Psycho) as Hephaestus, Adam Copeland (Vikings) as Ares, Jay Duplass (Transparent) as Hades It is Lance Reddick (John Wick 4: Baba Yaga) as Zeus. Watch the trailer:
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