Amazon has greenlit a ten-episode second season of their half-hour superhero series “The Tick”. Production will kick off later this year ahead of a 2019 release exclusively on Prime Video.
Creator Ben Edlund will return for the sophomore season, along with leads Peter Serafinowicz as The Tick and Griffin Newman as Arthur. Additional casting to be announced at a later date.
The series centers on the often quite clueless but very powerful superhero Tick and his often unwilling sidekick Arthur. The show takes places in a world where superheroes are an everyday occurrence but real super villains are thought to be the stuff of legend.
Valorie Curry, Brendan Hines, Yara Martinez, Scott Speiser, Michael Cerveris, John Pirkis and Alan Tudyk also star in the new season which will come after the upcoming back half of the first season premieres February 23rd – check out the trailer for that below.