'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' Season 2: Release date, plot, trailer and all you need to know

While there is still a few months left for the series to premiere, here's everything you need to know about the forthcoming Season 2 of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' 


                            'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' Season 2: Release date, plot, trailer and all you need to know
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'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' Season 1 has come to an end, and season 2 cannot come soon enough. 

With Season 1 of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' come to an end, it has already been confirmed that the series will be returning for Season 2 in the Fall of 2020. Prior to series coming to an end, Disney + uploaded a video revealing them breaking the news of Season 2 to the cast members. Apart from that Tim Federle, the series's creator and showrunner took to his Twitter profile to reveal that Season 2 will have a few more episodes than Season 1. 

While there is still a few months left for the series to premiere, here's everything you need to know about the forthcoming Season 2 of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' 

Release date

There is no consecutive release date that has been revealed for Season 2, but it is scheduled to release sometime in the Fall of 2020. Be sure to check out this space, as we will update it once revealed. 

Plot 

Season 2 will have 12 episodes, instead of 10. While Season 1 revolved around the students of East High performing the OG Musical for their winter play, Season 2 will feature a whole new musical. According to TV Line, Tim revealed that it will not be the same as 'High School Musical 2' so be prepared for a whole new plot once the trailer is released. "We're circling a title right now that I’m really excited about. It's definitely outside of the Troy and Gabriella world," Tim shared.

Creator

Tim Federle is a famed novelist, theater librettist, and screenwriter (Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Disney+)

Tim Federle is a famed novelist, theater librettist, and screenwriter. He is best known for his novel, Better Nate Than Ever. Tim was also nominated for a Golden Globe Award and Academy Award under the category Best Animated Feature for the film, 'Ferdinand'. He served as the writer and executive producer of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' Season 1. 

Cast

(L-R) Mark St. Cyr, Kate Reinders, Larry Saperstein, Joshua Bassett, Olivia Rodrigo, Dara Renee, Frankie A. Rodriguez, Julia Lester, Sofia Wylie, and Matt Cornett of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' took part today in the Disney+ Showcase at Disney’s D23 EXPO 2019 in Anaheim, Calif. 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' will stream exclusively on Disney+, which launches November 12. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for Disney)

Though the exact list of cast members for Season 2 hasn't been revealed yet, we speculate that the same main cast from Season 1 of 'High School Musical: The Musical: The Series' will be back. 

Olivia Rodrigo plays the role of Nina "Nini" Salazar-Robert. Nini played the part of Gabriella in the school winter play. Joshua Bassett plays the role of Richard “Ricky” Bowen who played the part of Troy in the winter play despite his lack of interest in a musical. Matt Cornett plays the role of EJ, who was Nini's ex. He played the role of Chad in the school winter play and was Troy's understudy too. Sofia Wylie plays the role of Gina Moore, the transfer student who played the role of Taylor McKessie and Gabriella's understudy in the school play. 

Trailer 

As of now, the series has not yet released a trailer for Season 2, but be sure to check out this space, as we will upload it once released. 

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