Unfortunately for fans of the unique and quirky Disney+ original series The Mysterious Benedict Society, series writer Phil Hay announced on social media that the show will not be returning for a third season.
Based on the best-selling book series by Trenton Lee Stewart, the show follows four talented orphans who are recruited by the eccentric Mr. Benedict (Tony Hale) to save the world. After winning a scholarship contest, four talented orphans are recruited by the peculiar Mr. Benedict on a dangerous mission to save the world from a global crisis known as The Emergency. Laney, Sticky, Kate and Constance must infiltrate the mysterious LIVE Institute and discover the truth behind the crisis. When the headmaster, the sophisticated Dr. Curtain, appears to be behind this global panic, the children of the “Mysterious Benedict Society” must devise a plan to overthrow him.
In the second season, Laney, Sticky, Kate and Constance, four gifted orphans recruited by the eccentric Mr. Benedict, are in another story to save the world from the nefarious plans of their twin brother, Dr. LD Curtain. embark on a mission. After learning that Mr. Benedict and Number 2 have been kidnapped, the children must piece together the mysteries and clues of Mr. Benedict’s hunt for a dangerous scavenger set to thwart Curtain’s latest plan. . Relying only on wit, intelligence, and empathy, a group of charming misfits embark on globe-trotting adventures in air, land, sea, and pie trucks, using their special forces to solve mysteries and rescue lost allies. looking for good skills. Along the way, children experience the growing pains that come with being part of a new “found family” while remaining true to their own unique selves. Along the way, they discover what true happiness means.
The Mysterious Benedict Society also stars Kristen Schaal, Ryan Hurst, Maameya Boafo, Zia Sandu, Seth Kar, Emmy DeOliveira, Mystic Insho and Marta Kessler.
The series is executive produced by Sonar Entertainment, 20th Television, Jamie Tarses, Karen Kehela Sherwood, Deepak Nayar, David Ellender, Matt Loze, James Bobin, Matt Manfredi (writer/creator) and Phil Hay (writer/creator). increase. The showrunners for the series are Darren Swimmer and Todd Slavkin.
Series writer Phil Hay shared details about the cancellation on social media.
Dear Friends – Season 2 marks the end of THE MYSTERIOUS BENEDICT SOCIETY’s journey on Disney+. We love everyone who helped bring this truly special and truly life-affirming experience to life. !
A big thank you to everyone who made our show a place in your home and heart. Whole family, 20s, D+, cast & crew
You made it great and we loved every minute of it.Spoiler alert about the ending of the story: Children will always be friends
The show joins other canceled Disney+ original shows such as “The Right Stuff” and “Diary Of A Future President.” The show continues the recent trend of streaming services canceling shows to save money, especially as Disney+ needs to be profitable by the end of next year. The latest season received as much social media attention as the first season, despite the show moving to a dual release with Disney Channel in the United States. Couldn’t find a topic.
With a cliffhanger at the end of season two’s finale and plenty more books for Disney to adapt for future seasons, it’s a shame the show isn’t coming back.
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