In this article, we are going to talk about an American teen drama web television series named Love, Victor. The show debuted with its first season into the web television genre on 17th June 2020. Love, Victor has been created by Issac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger. The duo is also the leading producer of the show under 20th Century Fox.
The series is based on the novel Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli. It is also inspired by the 2018 film Love, Simon. The show revolves around a student named Victor at Creekwood High School. The series focuses on an individual’s journey of self-discovery especially when he/she is homosexual. It highlights the challenges that the individual has to face regarding his/her sexuality, at home or the workplace. Here, Victor’s struggles underline those challenges and he reaches out to Simon when the challenges get too difficult.
The first season reason received an overwhelming response from audiences and entertainment critics across the globe. Rotten Tomatoes has rated the series at 91% along with 8.3/10 from IMDb. Metacritic gave it an average score of 69/100 based on plenty of favorable reviews.
Love, Victor Season 2 Release Date
With no official confirmation about the release of Season 2 all we can do is look for leaks and speculations. Like Netflix, Hulu takes its time before announcing whether the network will renew its series for another season. Although from the speculations it is being anticipated that the casting will remain unchanged. The series is expected to drop on Hulu by mid-2021. Currently, the shooting progress of films and television series have been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation.
If the second season for Love, Victor gets confirmed then the series will surely be streamed on Hulu. Video-on-demand service would facilitate the streaming of the series across various parts of the country. We’ll keep you posted with any announcement from the developers, related to Season 2.
Expected Plot for Season 2
Writers have started gearing up for a second season. Although the exact start of production hasn’t been confirmed yet due to the coronavirus situation. Continuing the storyline from season 1, the predicted plot for season 2 could revolve around Mia, Andrew, Lake, and Felix. Perhaps, season 2 might answer some of the lingering questions from fans such as, will Mia and Andrew break their sexual tension and get together? How will Lake and Felix be able to navigate their relationship which is out in the open? Will Victor and Benji finally start dating? and etc.
As there is no official teaser to the plot, all we can do is sit back and wait for the official word/post from the developers. Be sure to keep tabs on this column to get any updates regarding the plot of Love, Victor Season 2.\
Just like the plot and the release date, there is no official notification regarding the casting of Season 2. However, from the uneducated guesses and forecasts, it is being known that the casting would more or less remain the same. The cast members from the first season are as follows,
- Michael Cimino as Victor Salazar
- Rachel Naomi Hilson as Mia Brooks
- Anthony Turpel as Felix Westen
- Bebe Wood as Lake Cunningham
- Mason Gooding as Andrew
- George Sear as Benji Campbell
- Isabella Ferreira as Pilar Salazar
- Mateo Fernandez as Adrian Salazar
- James Martinez as Armando Salazar
- Ana Ortiz as Isabel Salazar
- Nick Robinson as Simon Spier
- Sophia Bush as Veronica
- Lukas Gage as Derek
- Beth Littleford as Sarah
Some guest appearances for the show are,
- Mekhi Phifer as Harold Brooks
- Leslie Grossman as Georgina Cunningham
- Steven Heisler as Roger
- Keiynan Lonsdale as Abraham
- Katya Zamolodchikova as Katya
- Tommy Dorfman as Justin
- Ali Wong as Ms. Thomas
- Natasha Rothwell as Ms. Albright
- Terri Hoyos as Victor’s grandmother
- Juan Carlos Cantu as Victor’s grandfather
- Abigail Killmeier as Wendy