Hybrids are the key to the cure, accompanied by these chilling words come the first scenes of the second season of Sweet Tooth , the series based on the DC Comics work of the same name written by Jeff Lemire .
The new episodes will debut on Netflix from April 27 .
As a new wave of the Affliction presses, Gus ( Christian Convery ) and a group of fellow hybrids are held captive by General Abbot ( Neil Sandilands ) and the Last Men. In an effort to consolidate his power by seeking a cure, Abbot uses the children for the experiments of captive doctor Aditya Singh ( Adeel Akhtar ), who is desperate to save his infected wife Rani ( Aliza Vellani ).
To protect his friends, Gus agrees to help Dr. Singh and begins a harrowing exploration of his origins and mother Birdie’s ( Amy Seimetz ) role in the events leading up to the Great Collapse. Outside the Reservation, Tommy Jepperd ( Nonso Anozie ) and Aimee Eden ( Dania Ramirez ) team up to free the hybrids, but their alliance will be tested as Jepperd’s secrets emerge.
When revelations from the past threaten the possibility of redemption in the present, Gus and his adopted family find themselves on a collision course with Abbot and the evil forces out to annihilate them once and for all.
The cast includes Christian Convery, Nonso Anozie, Adeel Akhtar, Aliza Vellani, Stefania LaVie Owen, Dania Ramirez, Neil Sandilands, Will Forte and James Brolin (narrator in original language).
Jim Mickle ( Hap and Leonard, In the Shadow of the Moon, Cold In July ) is director, executive producer and co- showrunner of the series. With him Beth Schwartz ( Arrow, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow ), executive producer and co- showrunner .
Executive producers include Jim Mickle, Susan Downey, Robert Downey, Jr., Amanda Burrell and Linda Moran . The producer is instead Evan Moore.