If you’re a fan of Marvel’s Runaways, we’ve got some great news for you. Ahead of tonights season finale, Marvel has confirmed that Hulu has officially renewed the Marvel series for a second season. More good news? When the live-action adapatation of the Brian K. Vaughn Marvel series returns, it’ll be back for longer season as Hulu has upped the episode count and ordered a 13-episode second season. Jeph Loeb, head of Marvel television, had the following to say about season two.
“We’re thrilled about ‘Runaways’ Season 2. Our partnership with Josh [Schwartz] and Stephanie [Savage] and Hulu has been as exciting as the reaction to the show from our fans — both new and old!”
Producers & co-showrunners Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage also commented on the renewal and their excitement for a second season.
“We’re so privileged that Marvel and Brian K. Vaughan trusted us with Runaways. We couldn’t be more excited to continue telling this story. It’s been a blast making the show with the cast and crew. We can’t wait to see where we can take the story in Season 2 and to stay on the run.”
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