MANILA, Philippines – Netflix announced Tuesday, November 12, that You, a series which follows the charming albeit (literally) murderous Joe, is returning for its second season on December 26.
Netflix made the announcement to media and, well through Instagram DMs. (READ: Penn Badgley is taking it 'one creepy step at a time' for 'You' season 2)
In You, the obsessive and murderous Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley), a New York bookstore manager, meets, falls in love with, and stalks writer and bookstore customer Guinevere Beck. Season 1 doesn't end so well – for other characters, at least. (READ: Penn Badgley would like to remind you that Joe of 'You' is a murderer)
In Season 2, we find Joe's past catching up to him in the form of long-lost ex-girlfriend Candace (Ambyr Childers) who, according to Netflix, is "a woman now hell-bent on teaching him a lesson."
"Season two finds him on the run from Candace – leaving New York City for his own personal hell: Los Angeles. He’s fresh out of an intense relationship that ended in murder. The last thing he expects is to meet an incredible new woman but he’s falling in love again — with a woman named Love (Victoria Pedretti). Is history repeating? Or will this time be the real thing? Joe’s just crazy enough to risk finding out," reads the description for the season.
You is based on the book by Caroline Kepnes.