Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger season 2 teaser reveals Mayhem
Freeform has released the teaser trailer for the second season of their hit teen superhero series Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger, giving us a preview of what expect for Season 2 while also teasing us with the arrival of Mayhem. Starring Olivia Holt and Aubrey Joseph, the network has also revealed that the first episode of Season 2 will be a two-hour premiere event which is scheduled to air on April 4 at 8pm EST/PST. Check out the video below! (via Comic Book Movie)
In the comics, Mayhem is also known as Detective Brigid O’Reilly (portrayed by Emma Lahana in the series), Tandy and Tyrone’s ally, who died due to poisoning. The pair tried to use their powers to resurrect their friend but soon gave up when they thought it wasn’t working. Lleading the duo to leave O’Reilly’s dead body to search for the culprits. Little did they know, she was resurrected as the villain Mayhem, who has the power to fly and let out a green and venomous gas that can paralyze her enemies.
In season two, things will be heating up on our young heroes as Tyrone and Tandy try to find their place as more active heroes in this world. As they learn and grow emotionally, so will their skills. In season one, we saw Tandy and Ty dip their toes into the world of hopes and fears; this season, they will dive deeper into this metaphysical pool. With enhanced powers and a decision to be the type of heroes they want to be, they make the choice to run into the danger, head first. They tackle a heartless vigilante and uncover an evil that’s been preying on the young women of the city, as the show takes on more serious topics like gang violence and human trafficking.
The series stars Olivia Holt, Aubrey Joseph, Gloria Reuben (ER, Mr. Robot), Andrea Roth (Rescue Me, Blue Bloods), J.D. Evermore (True Detective, The Walking Dead), Miles Mussenden (Bloodline, Queen Sugar), Carl Lundstedt (Grey’s Anatomy, Conviction), Emma Lahana and Jaime Zevallos.
Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger is a coming-of-age series based on the beloved comic characters. Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt) and Tyrone Johnson (Aubrey Joseph,) come from starkly different backgrounds, each growing up with a secret they never dared share with another soul. The series is co-produced by Marvel Television and ABC Signature Studios. Joe Pokaski (Underground, Heroes) will serve as showrunner and executive producer, Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Luke Cage, Marvel’s Iron Fist), Marvel’s Head of Television and Jim Chory (Marvel’s Luke Cage, Marvel’s Iron Fist) will also serve as executive producers.