Update May 13th: For the next season spoilers you should visit our Once Upon a Time Season 2 Spoilers page!
ABC has finally announced the official renewal of Once Upon A Time. Many have said that due to the series' success the renewal was merely a formality, but none the less, it's now official. OUAT is the highest rated new broadcast drama of the season pulling in 10 million viewers this week, nailing their targeted demographic. Once Upon A Time recently sat main stage at Paley Fest and co-showrunner Edward Kitsis spoiled a few of their Season 2 ideas.
“We have some ideas for Season 2,” One element of a second season will be the addition of the Little Mermaid character of Ariel, who was alluded to on the show a few weeks ago. “It’s been challenging to pull off (this show) every week because we’re trying to balance two worlds and thematically link them,” said Kitsis, who co-created the show with Adam Horowitz. “We were never interested in just retelling the old (fairy) tales. Kitsis also revealed that all Once Upon A Time cast members were the producers’ first choice for the roles. “Everyone that we asked (to be on the show) said yes.”
Once Upon A Time is practically a sure thing for a Season 2 pick-up and everyone seems to be in agreement. The fresh and twisty interpretations on everyone's favorite fairytales bring in both young and old, impacting pop culture on a very visible level with sprawling storylines and a variety of unique characters to latch onto. So, sit tight TV Family, keep watching and I will keep you up to date on Once Upon A Time's eminent Season 2 renewal.
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