1:42pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
'Twilight Zone' Sets Star-Studded Cast for Season 2
Season two of CBS All Access' The Twilight Zone is coming into focus.
The streaming service on Sunday announced that the sophomore anthology will feature the likes of Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo, Ethan Embry, Jenna Elfman, Tavi Gevinson, Tony Hale, Abbie Hern, Gillian Jacobs, Sophia Macy, Joel McHale, Chris Meloni, Billy Porter, Jimmi Simpson and Daniel Sunjata. Each will appear in an installment of the 10-episode second season, which is due at a date to be determined in 2020.
Additionally, Twilight Zone executive producer and narrator Jordan Peele has also written an episode for the upcoming season. It will be called "Downtime" and feature Baccarin (Deadpool), Domingo (Fear the Walking Dead) and Hale (Veep).
Here are details of select season two episodes and casting for each:
Starring Morena Baccarin, Colman Domingo and Tony Hale
Written by Jordan Peele
Episode: “The Who of You”
Starring Daniel Sunjata (Graceland), Ethan Embry (Grace and Frankie) and Billy Porter (Pose)
Written by Win Rosenfeld
Episode: “A Human Face”
Starring Jenna Elfman (Dharma & Greg), Chris Meloni (Law & Order: SVU) and Tavi Gevinson (Person to Person)
Written by Alex Rubens
Starring Joel McHale (Community)
Written by Glen Morgan
Episode: “Among the Untrodden”
Introducing Abbie Hern and Sophia Macy
Written by Heather Anne Campbell
Episode: “Meet in the Middle”
Starring Jimmi Simpson (Westworld) and Gillian Jacobs (Love)
Written by Emily C. Chang and Sara Amini