Monster High Animated Series Renewed for Second Season


Nickelodeon and Mattel Television have renewed the original animated series Monster High for a 20-episode second season.

Season one of Monster High recently debuted in the U.S. and the U.K. and is set to premiere in Australia later this month. The show follows teenage monsters Clawdeen Wolf, Draculaura, Frankie Stein and Deuce Gorgon as they discover who they are and embrace their differences at Monster High.

Showrun by Shea Fontana (Polly Pocket), the series’ voice cast includes Gabrielle Nevaeh Green, Courtney Lin, Iris Menas, Tony Revolori, Kausar Mohammed, Valeria Rodriguez, Alexa Kahn, Alexander Polinsky and Debra Wilson. All of the leads will return for season two.

Fontana is co-executive producer. Fred Soulie, senior VP and general manager of Mattel Television, and Christopher Keenan, senior VP of creative, serve as executive producers for Mattel. Nick Filippi (Big Hero 6: The Series) is supervising producer, and production is overseen for Nickelodeon by Claudia Spinelli, senior VP of big kids animation, and Nikki Price, director of franchise animation.

In addition to the linear series, the all-new digital original series Monster High Mysteries has debuted on the official Monster High YouTube channel. The first four episodes will roll out weekly, with the second batch debuting in 2023.

Nickelodeon and Mattel Television also recently greenlit a sequel to the live-action movie musical, which debuted on Nickelodeon and Paramount+ in early October. It will begin production in January.

Monster High is an iconic franchise that continues to connect with fans around the globe because of its creativity, relatable characters and authenticity,” said Claudia Spinelli, senior VP of big kids animation. “We can’t wait to continue to work alongside our partners at Mattel to bring even more animated stories to life surrounding the most famous teen monsters around.”

Monster High is a franchise that, at its core, encourages fans to live as their true selves and celebrate the things that make them unique,” Soulie said. “We are proud to partner with Nickelodeon and our talented cast members from both the animated and live-action worlds of Monster High to continue delivering this important message through fun, entertaining content.”