What’s in store for The Umbrella Academy? Deadline reports Ritu Arya, Yusuf Gatewood, and Marin Ireland have joined season two of the Netflix TV show.
The superhero centers on an unusual group of people adopted by Sir Reginald Hargreeves (Colm Feore) and trained to save the world at his school, The Umbrella Academy. Now that they’re all grown up, they’ve reunited to solve the mystery behind Sir Reginald’s death and stave off global apocalypse. The cast also includes Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Robert Sheehan, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castañeda, and Aidan Gallagher.
On The Umbrella Academy, Arya will be playing “Lila, a chameleon who can be as brilliant or as clinically insane as the situation requires,” Gatewood has been cast as “Raymond, a born leader with the smarts, gravitas, and the confidence to never have to prove it to anyone,” and Ireland will portray “Sissy, a fearless, no-nonsense Texas mom who married young for all the wrong reasons.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of The Umbrella Academy? Will you watch the new season?