After the first few episodes of Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin dropped in July 2022, fans immediately started demanding a season 2 to follow up the PLL reboot. Keep reading to find out if the HBO Max series is confirmed for a season 2!
Will There Be a PLL: Original Sin Season 2?
HBO Max confirmed PLL: Original Sin is set for a second season on September 8, 2022 … Took them long enough!
“We are so proud of the incredible response both critically and from fans that Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin has received,” said Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content at HBO Max. “Viewers have embraced our new generation of Liars, and Roberto and Lindsay’s brilliantly dark, horror-fueled take on this iconic franchise. Along with Alloy and Warner Bros. Television, we are thrilled to continue the Pretty Little Liars legacy.”
Immediately, fans and the cast of the show took to Twitter to exclaim their excitement. “We’ve got more lying up our sleeves…#PLLOriginalSin2 is coming soon to @HBOMax,” wrote Jordan Gonzalez ,who plays Ash.
What Has the Cast and Crew Said of Season 2?
Both the cast and creators of PLL: Original Sin have expressed enthusiasm for the second season. Co-showrunner Lindsay Calhoon Bring told Collider that the creators “do have ideas for moving forward, and we have some pretty fun and exciting story ideas and places for the characters to go after this.”
Bailee, who plays Imogen, told Bustle that she definitely sees a path forward for season 2. “The way our first season closes out sets it up perfectly for that [next ‘A’] text message … It sets it up perfectly for the next ride because you know it won’t be the same.”
Co-showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa revealed to Variety that the showrunners are currently “talking about” and “brainstorming” ideas for season 2, especially considering Archie’s survival at the first season’s end.
“We are beyond excited to continue telling stories with our amazing group of little liars — exploring their friendships, their romances, their secrets, and their status as scream queens supreme!,” said Roberto and Lindsay in a statement following season 2 news.
They continued, “Eternal thanks to the fans who have embraced this new, horror-version of Pretty Little Liars — which we’ll be continuing, of course — as well as our partners at HBO Max, Warner Bros. Television, and Alloy Entertainment. As Tabby would say, ‘There’s a sequel in the offing!’”
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