Disney+ has released an official trailer and key art for the upcoming second season of the coming-of-age adventure series The Mysterious Benedict Societywhich is scheduled to return on October 26 with the first two episodes.
The trailer for The Mysterious Benedict Society teases the gifted quartet’s biggest mission ever, involving the rescue of Mr. Benedict and Number 2 after they are kidnapped by Dr. LD Curtain.
Based on Trenton Lee Stewart’s best-selling children’s book series, The Mysterious Benedict Society is written and created by Matt Manfredi and Phil Hay, with Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin set as showrunners. It stars Tony Hale, Kristen Schaal, MaameYaa Boafo, Ryan Hurst, Gia Sandhu, Mystic Inscho, Seth B. Carr, Emmy DeOliveira and Marta Kessler.
“In the second season, when the children discover that Mr. Benedict and number two have been kidnapped, they must piece together the puzzles and clues in a dangerous scavenger hunt set by Mr. Benedict to foil Curtain’s latest scheme,” reads the synopsis. “Only rely on their wit, intellect and empathy, the charming group of misfits embark on a worldwide adventure by air, land, sea and cake truck, calling on their special skills to solve the mysteries and rescue their lost comrades. Along the way, the children experience the growing pains that come with being part of their new “found family” while staying true to their unique selves. In the process, they discover what true happiness really means.”
Executive producers are Manfredi, Hay, Swimmer, Slavkin, Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Deepak Nayar, David Ellender, Matt Loze and James Bobin. It is produced by Halcyon Studios and 20th Television.