Raising Dion starring Alisha Wainwright (Shadowhunters) and Ja’Siah Young has been renewed for a second season at Netflix.
Raising Dion follows Nicole, a woman raising her son Dion (Ja’Siah Young) after the death of her husband, Mark. The struggles of a single mother are amplified, however, after Dion begins to manifest superhuman abilities. Now, she must keep his powers a secret with the help of Mark’s best friend Pat (Jason Ritter) and protect Dion from those who might exploit him.
The Season 2 order includes eight one-hour episodes with production set to begin in 2020. Carol Barbee will return as showrunner for the second season, and Michael B. Jordan, Kenny Goodman, Kim Roth, Dennis Liu and Charles D. King’s Macro will return as executive producers.