W.I.T.s Academy season 2 has been canceled
We monitor the news to keep you updated on the release date of W.I.T.s Academy season 2. Unfortunately, Nickelodeon has decided not to renew the series for another season. The show has been canceled.
Summary and plot
W.I.T.s Academy is a new American fantasy and comedy television series for teens that is currently airing on the Nickelodeon channel in the United States. The new teen comedy was created by Mariela Romero and Catharina Ledeboer as a spin-off to another Nickelodeon’s teen fantasy series Every Witch Way, which has recently wrapped up its fourth season. W.I.T.s Academy is produced for Nickelodeon by Viacom International and executive produced by Tatiana Rodriguez and Jose V Scheuren. Season 1 of W.I.T.s Academy debuted on the Nickelodeon channel on October 5, 2015.
The storyline of W.I.T.s Academy revolves around Andi Cruz (played by Daniela Nieves) who becomes the first human to study at the WITS Academy, the most esteemed school for Witches and Wizards in Training. The series also stars Julia Antonelli, Jailen Bates, Kennedy Slocum, Meg Crosbie, Timothy Colombos, Ryan Cargill and Andrew Ortega.
Ongoing season, reviews and ratings
Season 1 of W.I.T.s Academy premiered on the Nickelodeon channel in the US on Monday, October 5, 2015 and for now it is set to consist of 20 thirty-minute episodes. The season 1 finale was aired on October 30, 2015. The reviews of the fantasy series have been very positive, with some viewers calling it the best new show on the Nickelodeon channel. The show’s ratings have held steady throughout the debut season and have averaged 1.3 million viewers. There is a very good chance that the series will get greenlit for another run. Since there have been no statements yet from Nickelodeon about a potential second season, check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of W.I.T.s Academy season 2 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED February 7, 2016: Unfortunately, we have just learned that for some reason the Nickelodeon channel has made a decision not to continue with their freshman teen comedy series WITS Academy. The telenovela-style TV show has been canceled after just one run. While we are still awaiting the formal confirmation from the network, the sad news was delivered by one of the main cast members, Todd Allen Durkin, via his official Instagram account. He posted a picture from what looks like a movie set and when asked whether he was filming new episodes for a second season, Durkin replied that the comedy series has not been renewed. In any case, stay tuned for the latest development and sign up for our notifications so we can inform you via email should WITS Academy season 2 be revived.