In January last year, it was confirmed that the series based on one of the Marvel Comics characters, Jessica Jones, would definitely be renewed for another season. As for some specific details about the upcoming sequel, most of those are still kept under wraps, which could be expected, but we gathered some information for you so read on to find out what we know about Jessica Jones new episodes for now.
Jeph Loeb, Executive Producer and Marvel’s Head of Television, was the one to break the great news. He said: “Marvel is thrilled to be working with Netflix for a second season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones.” Loeb also added that there was no doubt about making Season 2 after the first one had become highly popular. “The positive response to Jessica’s story from fans all over the world has been overwhelming and we look forward to diving even deeper into these characters and this world,” he explained.
As for the cast for Jessica Jones Season 2, we have discovered that there is one new member who will join the original crew. Even though we still don’t know what part she will play, we do know for sure that Janet McTeer (known for her performance in Tumbleweeds and Me Before You) will make an appearance in the highly anticipated season of your favorite series.
Melissa Rosenberg, the series Creator and Executive Producer, emphasized how glad the whole team is to have McTeer working with them. “We couldn’t possibly be more excited to work with Ms. McTeer for our second season,” she said. Needless to say, Rosenberg refused to reveal who the actress will be playing, she did say McTeer is perfect for the role. “Her gravitas and authenticity are the perfect ingredients for all we’re trying to create this year. She disappears into roles, gives her characters extraordinary dimension and depth. We’re incredibly fortunate to be able to collaborate with her.”
Jessica Jones Season 2 Release Date
Even though the new season was confirmed more than a year ago, the exact release date has not been announced yet. There are some speculations that it might be released in spring 2018, but this is only a guess for the time being. Follow us, and we’ll keep you updated.