After the show’s first season received positive reviews, Netflix are officially going through with The Haunting of Hill House Season 2. There are some details about the new season and what are its expected release dates.
Title of the show has been changed
The Haunting of Hill House is not going to be the title anymore. The ‘Hill House’ part will change. It will now be changed to The Haunting of Bly Manor. This happened because the showrunners have not been following the normal tv series narrative in which we see same characters every season.
Besides that, The Haunting of Bly Manor will now follow a different model. It is called the anthology model. With each season, there will be a new story for the viewers to get into. There might be crossovers too. Previous season’s event could be in a new season’s universe. There will be information regarding this soon.
Is The Haunting of Hill House season 2 going to based on a horror book?
Mike Flanagan, who is the showrunner of the show, revealed some things about the story on the show. Through an Instagram post, he revealed the new title. We also heard some voice saying something. It said something and it was pretty creepy.
According to some people, this is a quote. It comes from the fourth chapter of The Turn of The Screw. The story is a scary one. It was written by Henry James. The book came out in 1898. Mike Flanagan talked to GamesRadar regarding this book.
The showrunner on ‘The Turn of The Screw’
According to Flanagan, the book has been adapted a whole lot of times. The book is perfect to fit in a feature film format. They are doing a full season on television. He said that The Turn of The Screw is just one of many stories that they are telling
However, it won’t be a direct adaptation. He continues by saying that this back will be the spine of this season. It will carry it from the start to the end.
When will the second season release?
This show’s production was completed before the lockdowns occurred due to the ongoing pandemic. Hopefully, Netflix will release this show according to their 2020 timeframe.