Sweet Magnolias is a famous American romantic drama of recent times. Based on the Sweet Magnolias novel by Sherryl Woods, this series was premiered on Netflix on May 19, 2020, and is all set to welcome its 2nd season soon. The plot revolves around the lives of three best friends from South Carolina: Maddie Townsend, Dana Sue Sullivan and Helen Decatur. Shepherding through the complexities of love, career and family, these girls are best friends since childhood.
The upcoming season waits with much eagerness for the next door and a feel-good theme that Sweet Magnolias has to offer. Along with it, several rumours and speculations are doing rounds on the cast and storyline of Sweet Magnolias and the eagerly awaited release.
Expected Cast and Characters
The cast of Sweet Magnolias is expected to remain more or less the same with:
- Joanna Garcia Swisher as Maddie
- Brooke Elliot as Dana Sue
- Heather Headley as Helen
- Logan Allen as Kyle
- Chris Klein as Bill
- Justin Bruening as Cal
- Carson Rowland as Tyler
- Jamie Lynn Spears as Noreen
The second season is also expected to see characters like the mayor’s daughter Nellie played by Simone Lockhart, Dana’s husband Ronnie, played by Brandon Quinn, and Helen’s ex-boyfriend Ryan played by Michael Shenefelt. In an interview with the Parade, Anderson has hinted at the arrival of a few new characters and the return of a few old ones.
The fans are left guessing who these might be, so the shooting for Season 2 is already wrapped up and ready to go on air soon. As the second season is left on a cliff-hanger, it is expected that there might be the arrival or departure of characters and change in the relationships.
Season 1 ended with a big car crash, and the fans are left to wonder what happens next, and season 2 comes with the answers to this mystery. The question around who was in the car with Kyle when it crashed will finally be revealed in season 2. Joanna Swisher hinted at the portrayal of the realness in the women’s friendship and the dynamics they share alongside journeying through their complexities of life in the upcoming season.
Showrunner Anderson also hinted at answering all the questions viewers have in mind, such as Issac’s parents and Maddie and Coach Cal’s dynamics. With an emotional and mysterious ending to Season 1, several speculations revolve around the storyline of season 2. Anderson has further added an interview on several parallel sub storylines that one might see in season 2.
Is Trailer Out?
The trailer of Sweet Magnolias Season 2 is not out yet; however, as per sources, the series is set to release soon, and the announcements are to be made in September 2021. Some interviews gave certain sneak peeks into season 2 by the cast and showrunner of Sweet Magnolias. Even though Netflix hasn’t released the Episode info yet, the shooting for Season 2is wrapped up has given the fans hope for the release of the series super soon. The trailer and the series can be viewed only on Netflix once the official announcement is made.