January 2, 2020

The first renewal of the new decade has arrived, as Netflix announced today that Raising Dion has been picked up for a second season. The good news comes three months after the superhero drama's premiere.

Since its October release, the series has garnered praise from both critics and audiences. The show also made the streaming service's Top 10 list of its most-popular titles of 2019, including being named as its #1 kids & family series.

Based on the 2015 comic book and short film of the same name, Raising Dion follows widowed mother Nicole Reese, who is struggling to raise her only child, Dion. But her young boy unknowingly possesses emerging powers that are beyond comprehension, leading Nicole to investigate the mystery surrounding her son's newfound gifts while keeping them under wraps.