Freeform has renewed Shadowhunters for Season 2, expected to premiere early 2017.
The cast announced the second season renewal via live Facebook chat, along with the following statement from Freeform:
Freeform announced today that Shadowhunters will return for a second season, via a Facebook Live chat with the cast.
Shadowhunters launched as Freeform’s #2 series premiere on record and it’s coming back for more!
Shadowhunters is also a social media powerhouse with the series being, season–to-date, the #4 most engaging scripted series overall across all TV with over 17.7 million engagements, well ahead of established series such as Arrow (5.4 million), The Flash (6.9 million), Vampire Diaries (3.9 million) and The Originals (2.6 million). Likewise, the series outperforms newer Fantasy series including Supergirl (2.8 million), Legends of Tomorrow (4.5 million) and The Shannara Chronicles (3.8 million). Since the launch, Shadowhunters has amassed over 7.5 million long-form views, making it the network’s #2 series, behind only Pretty Little Liars.
Stay tuned as we now monitor the status of Shadowhunters Season 3…