Based on the novel series by Sara Shepard, Pretty Little Liars gathered a passionate following during their seven seasons. It spawned two spin-offs, Ravenswood and The perfectionists, but both were canceled after a single season. Fortunately the latest Pretty Little Liars spin off have had better luck. HBO Max announced today, which they have renewed Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin for season 2.
The first season of Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin takes place twenty years after a series of tragic events nearly tore the ordinary town of Millwood apart. “A disparate group of teenage girls—a brand new set of Little Liars—are tormented by an unknown ONEsail and were forced to pay for the secret sin committed by their parents two decades ago… as well as their own,” reads the official synopsis. “In the dark, coming-of-age horror drama Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, we find ourselves miles away from Rosewood, but in the existing Pretty Little Liars universe – in a brand new town with a new generation of Pretty Little Liars.“
Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin creators Roberto Aquirre-Sacasa and Lindsay Calhoon Bring said, “We are very 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! Eternal thanks to the fans who have embraced this new horror version of “Pretty Little Liars” – which we will of course continue to do – as well as our partners at HBO Max, Warner Bros. Television and alloy entertainment. As Tabby would say, ‘There’s a sequel coming!’Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content at HBO Max, added, “We are so proud of the incredible critical and fan response that PRETTY LITTLE LIARS: ORIGINAL SIN has received. Viewers have embraced our new generation of Liars and Roberto and Lindsay’s brilliantly dark, horror-infused take on this iconic franchise. Along with Alloy and Warner Bros. TV, we’re excited to continue the legacy of ‘Pretty Little Liars.’” Are there any fans of Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin happy to see it renewed for a second season?