Series Schmigadoon! has not said its last word, Apple TV+ has decided to renew it for a season 2. The program will be back with new original musical numbers from creator and executive producer Cinco Paul.
Actors and actresses Cecily Strong, Keegan-Michael Key, Ariana DeBose, Dove Cameron, Jaime Camil, Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Ann Harada, Jane Krakowski, Martin Short and Aaron Tveit will return. Tituss Burgess and Patrick Page will join the cast.
After finding true love in the city of Schmigadoonthe second season of the series on Apple TV+ will find Josh (Keegan-Michael Key) and Melissa (Cecily Strong) in Schmicago, the world of musicals of the 60s and 70s.
After launching globally on Apple TV+ last year, Schmigadoon! was honored with an AFI Award and received numerous accolades, including a Critics Choice Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for star Kristin Chenoweth.
The series is produced by Broadway Video and Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group. Cinco Paul, who is the showrunner, wrote all the original songs for the series. Robert Luketic is director and co-executive producer. Andrew Singer serves as executive producer, while Micah Frank serves as co-executive producer. Cecily Strong and Caroline Maroney are producers.