TV Review: The Umbrella Academy Season 2 💥🐟🪓

The Umbrella Academy Season 2 is a fun-filled follow-up to its highly raved season one.

From left to right: Robert Sheehan stars as Klaus, Justin H. Min stars as Ben, Aidan Gallagher stars as Five, Ellen Page stars as Vanya, Tom Hopper stars as Luther, David Castañeda stars as Diego and Emmy Raver-Lampman stars Allison. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for The Umbrella Academy Season 2 is spoiler-free.

With ten episodes total, The Umbrella Academy Season 2 (2020, created by Steve Blackman, and based on the comic books by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá) takes audiences to 1963 with a focus on the John F. Kennedy assassination plotline. The series’ core characters are all split up and we see Five (Aidan Gallagher) taking the lead to get the gang back together again.

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TV Review: The Umbrella Academy Season 1 ☂️🏫💪🏻🔪🤫👻⏳🐙🎻

Dysfunctional, violent, and powerful—The Umbrella Academy shows audiences a group of unordinary individuals who are trying to prevent an apocalypse.

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From left to right: Aidan Gallagher stars as Number Five “Five”, Ellen Page stars as Number Seven “Vanya”, Emmy Raver-Lampman stars as Number Three “Allison”, Robert Sheehan stars as Number Four “Klaus”, Tom Hopper stars as Number One “Luther, and David Castañeda stars as Number Two “Diego”. CREDIT: Netflix

This post for The Umbrella Academy Season 1 contains spoilers.

Based on the comic books of the same name by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, The Umbrella Academy Season 1 (2019, created by Steve Blackman) follows the story of seven gifted children who are adopted by a wealthy reclusive businessman named Sir Reginald Hargreeves (Colm Feore). The children are trained to fight crime and evil under the name the Umbrella Academy, but as they grow into adulthood, each sibling—except Luther (Tom Hopper)—leaves the academy in pursuit of their own careers. They are then reunited again in present day when their father passes away.

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