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13 Reasons Why season 2: Everything you need to know

Ben Lee
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From Digital Spy

Warning: This article contains references to suicide that some readers may find upsetting.

The TV phenomenon that is Selena Gomez's 13 Reasons Why gripped fans around the world when it launched on Netflix earlier this year.

A second season of 2017's most tweeted-about show is on the way, but what can you expect? From who's returning to plot details and fan theories, here's everything you need to know.

13 Reasons Why season 2 release date: When is it on Netflix?

Netflix officially announced a second season to air in 2018. Everybody from the cast to the author of the original novel Jay Asher was calling for it, so ultimately the renewal was no surprise.

Showrunner Brian Yorkey – who was behind season one – will be back at the helm, with 13 more hour-long episodes of the show in the works.

The official 13 Reasons Why Twitter account posted a short teaser trailer confirming season two, showing various memorable locations from the first season such as Liberty High School, The Crestmont, and Monet's.

The video on social media had the caption: "Their story isn't over."

Right now, there is no exact release date besides "2018".

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On June 12, 2017, star Christian Navarro (who plays Tony Padilla) shared that the cast and crew were on set for the first day of filming for season two.