Exclusive: ‘Locke & Key’ Unlocks Early Season 2 Renewal at Netflix

Jan 31, 2020

The GWW has learned that Netflix’s ‘Locke & Key’ has already been renewed for a second season, a week before the release of the first season.

The supernatural horror series is based on the comic of the same name, written by Joe Hill, illustrated by Gabriel Rodríguez, and published by IDW Publishing.

The cast of the first season comprises of Darby Stanchfield, Jackson Robert Scott, Connor Jessup, Emilia Jones, Bill Heck, Laysla De Oliveira, Sherri Saum, Thomas Mitchell Barnet, Griffin Gluck, and Coby Bird.

Further, the first episode is written by ‘NOS4A2’ and ‘In the Tall Grass’ author Joe Hill and ‘Daybreak’ creator/writer Aron Eli Coleite. Michael Morris directed the pilot, who’s recent credits include ‘Preacher,’ ‘Better Call Saul,’ and ‘For All Mankind.’

Carlton Cuse (‘Bates Motel,’ ‘Jack Ryan’) and Meredith Averill (‘The Good Wife,’ ‘The Haunting of Hill House’) serve as co-showrunners.

Netflix will release all ten episodes of ‘Locke & Key’ season 1 on February 7th.

Jacob Tyler contributed to this article.