Amazon Studios made a number of announcements this afternoon during its San Diego Comic-Con panel, as well as debuted exclusive clips and trailers for several highly anticipated series. Fans got to see a teaser of their favorite creepy podcast turned streaming show, ‘Lore’ at the panel on Friday. Six new true tales will be coming to season two.
Lore explores the real-life frightening and disturbing tales that give rise to modern-day myths and legends. Season two will feature new tales from the podcast, as well as original stories not yet available in podcast form, and will star new cast members. The hybrid series will continue to feature narration, archive footage and animation to complement the filmed segments.
The series is from Executive Producers Ben Silverman (The Office), Howard T. Owens (Killing Kennedy), Gale Anne Hurd (The Walking Dead), Brett-Patrick Jenkins (Face Off), Jon Halperin and Mark Mannucci (A Year in Space), as well as showrunner Sean Crouch (The Exorcist, Numb3rs).
Premiere Date for season 2 announced for Friday, October 19 on Prime Video.