“Cosmos” Returning For A Second Season

Four years after the first season aired in 2014, The National Geographic Channel and Fox have ordered a second season of its revival of the science documentary television series “Cosmos”.

Neil deGrasse Tyson returns as host of the series, Carl Sagan’s widow Ann Druyan and collaborator Steven Soter return to write and direct, and Seth MacFarlane, Brannon Braga, and Jason Clark are back as executive producers. The new season, dubbed “Cosmos: Possible Worlds,” is slated to premiere Spring 2019.

The announcement was made at the Television Critics Association winter press tour on Saturday. The first season of the revival become the most-watched series on National Geographic, with 135 million viewers worldwide.