Umbrella Academy renewed for second season

The hit series Umbrella Academy, which premiered on Netflix on February 15, is coming back for a second season.

Netflix has green-lit production, which is expected to begin in May 2019.

Monsters Aliens Robots Zombies is proud to have been part of creating the first season, which was shot in Ontario. Based on the comic books of the same name, Umbrella Academy was the number one trending series on Netflix for four weeks, with a stellar reception and more than 53 million average daily Demand Expressions.

MARZ’s artists worked on more than 250 shots throughout the 10-episode series, lending their expertise to developing the environments, characters and superpowers of the Hargreeves children.


Nathan Larouche - VFX Supervisor

Ryan Stasyshyn - VFX Producer

Rosalie Hansen - VFX Production Manager

Shamiran Graungaard - VFX Coordinator

Akshay Dandekar - VFX Editor

James Higuchi - Lighting Supervisor

Parastu Rezaie - VFX Lighter

Tony Linka - VFX Lighter

Jordan Lipstock - Matte Painting Supervisor

Kaiser Thomas - Matte Painter

Mike Kwan - Compositing Supervisor

Yash Gowda - 2D Prep Supervisor

Kevin McGeigh - Compositing TD

Avi Botbol - Compositor

Mitchell Beaton - Compositor

Perunika Yorgova - Compositor

Jeff Bruneel - Compositor

Juan Francisco Calero Hueso - Compositor

Adam Graves - Compositor

Paul Sterling - Compositor

Anthony De Chellis - CG Supervisor

Michael Enzbrunner - 3D Generalist

Mike Poretti - Asset Supervisor