Apple TV+ today announced that its hit musical series “Schmigadoon!” has been renewed for a second season and will return with new original musical numbers from creator and executive producer Cinco Paul. Stars Cecily Strong, Keegan-Michael Key, Oscar winner Ariana DeBose, Dove Cameron, Jaime Camil, Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Ann Harada, Jane Krakowski, Martin Short and Aaron Tveit are set to return, along with Tituss Burgess and Patrick Page joining the season two cast.
Having found true love in the town of Schmigadoon, the second season of “Schmigadoon!” find Josh (Key) and Melissa (Strong) in Schmicago, the world of musicals of the 60s and 70s.
Following its worldwide debut on Apple TV+ last year, “Schmigadoon!” was honored with an AFI Award and received numerous accolades and accolades, including a Critics Choice Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for star Kristin Chenoweth.
The series hails from Broadway Video and Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, “Schmigadoon!” is co-created by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio. Paul serves as showrunner and wrote all of the original songs for the series. Robert Luketic directs and co-produces. Lorne Michaels and Andrew Singer serve as executive producers, Micah Frank serves as co-executive producer, and stars Cecily Strong and Caroline Maroney serve as producers.