Apple TV+’s Schmigadoon! Season 2: Release date, cast, and everything you need to know

Schmigadoon! is an American musical comedy TV series created by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio, with all songs by Paul, who additionally fills in as showrunner. Assuming that you’ve been puzzling over whether Schmigadoon! would be renewed or dropped for additional seasons when we have some exciting news for you. 

Will there be a Season 2 of Schmigadoon!?

Yes, Schmigadoon! has been officially renewed for a 2nd season by Apple TV+ on June 10, 2022. The official announcement was made on the Apple TV+ Twitter account, citing, Back for another round of song and dance — #Schmigadoon! Season 2 is coming soon to Apple TV+.”

Moreover, Key previously told TVLine,  “It was by design that we don’t cross the bridge,” further adding, “We get a palpable ending, which is to say [Melissa and Josh] have learned the lesson that Schmigadoon has presented to them, but there is more to this place that we haven’t explored. I know for a fact that [series co-creator Cinco Paul] has worked out a Season 2 in his mind, if we’re lucky enough to get a pick-up. The other thing I do know is that Melissa and Josh are [in it].”

Schmigadoon! Season 2 Cast

  • Keegan-Michael Key as Josh Skinner
  • Cecily Strong as Melissa Gimble
  • Fred Armisen as Reverend Howard Layton
  • Dove Cameron as Betsy McDonough
  • Jaime Camil as Doc Jorge Lopez
  • Kristin Chenoweth as Mildred Layton
  • Alan Cumming as Mayor Aloysius Menlove
  • Ariana DeBose as Emma Tate
  • Ann Harada as Florence Menlove
  • Jane Krakowski as Countess Gabriele Von Blerkom
  • Martin Short as Leprechaun
  • Aaron Tveit as Danny Bailey

Additionally, as per Deadline, Tituss Burgess and Patrick Page will likewise join the fun in the new season, which will find Josh (Key) and Melissa (Strong) in Schmicago, the world of the 60s and 70s musicals.

Schmigadoon! Season 2 Plot

However, the exact plotline of the series is supposed to be picked up at the exact moment Schmigadoon! Season 1 ended with Episode 6, How We Change, released on August 13, 2021. The episode was helmed by Barry Sonnenfeld and written by Cinco Paul & Ken Daurio. The official synopsis states, With the election looming, Mildred relentlessly ramps up her campaign; Josh and Melissa face their true feelings for each other.”

Is there any trailer for Schmigadoon! Season 2?

No, Apple TV+ has yet to release an official teaser or trailer for Schmigadoon! Season 2.

Where to stream Schmigadoon! Season 2?

All the seasons of Schmigadoon! will only be available to stream exclusively on Apple TV+ with a choice of membership tiers from which viewers can pick as per their preference.

Schmigadoon! Official Synopsis

The official synopsis of the series, as per the Apple TV+, states, “In this parody of 1940s musicals, backpacking couple Melissa and Josh get trapped in Schmigadoon, a magical town filled with singing and dancing townspeople, and learn they can’t leave without finding true love-which they thought they already had.”