Netflix has renewed “Sweet Tooth” for a second season. 

The series, based on Jeff Lemire’s DC Comics series, follows Gus (Christian Convery), a young boy who’s part deer, as he journeys across what’s left of America with a wandering loner named Jepperd (Nonso Anozie).

Check out the trailer below:

Season two will offer eight episodes for you to sink your teeth into.

Showrunner Jim Mickle in a statement:

It’s been equally thrilling and heartwarming to experience how people around the world have been falling in love with our deer-boy. We couldn’t be more excited to continue our collaboration with Netflix and keep following Gus and his friends on their extraordinary journey.

Via THR:

According to Netflix’s internal data, 60 million member accounts watched at least two minutes of Sweet Tooth in the four weeks after its June 4 release, making it the top original series on the streamer in the second quarter. Nielsen figures for the United States show that viewers spent some 3.2 billion minutes watching the series from June 4-27, with a peak of 1.43 billion in the week of June 7-13.

Sweet Tooth” is executive produced by Robert Downey Jr. and his wife, Susan Downey.

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