The Baby-Sitters Club Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix
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Netflix announced this week that The Baby-Sitters Club has been renewed for Season 2. The cast announced the second season in a video posted this week, set to debut in 2021.
Michael De Luca will executive produce alongside Lucy Kitada and Walden Media’s Frank Smith, Naia Cucukov and Ben Forrer. Rachel Shukert serves as showrunner, and executive produces with Lucia Aniello and Lucy Kitada. Author Ann M. Martin is also a producer on the series.
This adaptation of the classic series follows the lives of best friends Kristy Thomas (Sophie Grace), Mary Anne Spier (Malia Baker), Claudia Kishi (Momona Tamada), Stacey McGill (Shay Rudolph), and Dawn Schafer (Xochitl Gomez) as they build their business while navigating middle school. The end of the first season also introduced Jessi Ramsey and Mallory Pike, two popular characters from the books, played by Anais Lee and Vivian Watson.
The show was well received by critics upon its release in July, with Season 1 holding a 100% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes.