USA Community and SYFY, which each run the collection, introduced that Chucky was one of many prime two new cable collection for viewers ages 18-49. (The opposite was (SYFY’s Alan Tudyk-starring Resident Alien.) That tracks with the collection’ try at capturing youthful viewers (by casting youngsters as its major characters) whereas additionally thrilling followers of the basic Little one’s Play horror films (by bringing again actors from the cult-beloved Don Mancini movies, together with Jennifer Tilly and Alex Vincent, in addition to Brad Dourif because the voice of Chucky).
“We’re thrilled to start out pulling the strings on a second season of puppet mayhem with Chucky,” govt producer Mancini stated in the identical press launch. “Many because of our companions at USA, SYFY, and UCP for his or her unbelievable help and steerage bringing Chucky to the small display screen, greater than ever. And to the followers, Chucky sends his still-undying thanks and a message: ‘This isn’t over, not by an extended shot. You higher watch your backs in 2022!’”
Talking in regards to the present at a press event ahead of Chucky’s October premiere, Mancini stated that he was excited to work inside a TV format, versus making one other Little one’s Play movie, due to the “better storytelling actual property.” He elaborated: “We have extra time to get you concerned with these characters, who initially appear on the face of it to be one factor, however then you definately discover out just a little extra about them and we begin to peel the onion away… I feel that having extra time and area will increase the strain since you get to know them far more as human beings than you may in a 90-minute film.”
Tright here’s no phrase but if Chucky season two will proceed the story of season one or begin an entire new story for the Good Man Gone Very Dangerous, however you may nonetheless get excited by watching the little teaser saying the renewal beneath (noting the discharge date as simply “2022”). Within the meantime, the season finale of Chucky arrives tomorrow, November 30, on USA and SYFY; you may stream the entire collection (and it’s best to—it’s campy, enjoyable, and gory as hell!) beginning December 1 on Peacock.
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