An official synopsis for season 2 has not yet been released.
Cast and characters
The starring cast is anticipated to return:
- Alan Tudyk as Dr. Harry Vanderspeigle
- Sara Tomko as Asta Twelvetrees
- Corey Reynolds as Sheriff Mike Thompson
- Alice Wetterlund as D'Arcy Bloom
- Levi Fiehler as Mayor Ben Hawthorne
- Judah Prehn as Max Hawthorne
Behind the scenes
- Although no details have yet been revealed about the show's second season, Syfy released via its website Syfy Wire a list of things hoped for the second season. Among these were a look at the alien Harry Vanderspeigle's homeworld and more time spent with the characters of Asta Twelvetrees and her daughter, Jay.
- On July 29, 2021, the cast had their first table read for season 2.
- Variety: ‘Resident Alien’ Renewed for Season 2 at Syfy by Joe Otterson. March 17, 2021.
- Syfy Wire: 5 Things We Desperately Need to See in Resident Alien Season 2 by Phil Pirrello. April 9, 2021.
- Tweet by actress Elizabeth Bowen: We had the first official table read of S2 today and I think I can safely say that we’re all PRETTY FRICKIN’ EXCITED to get to work ok. July 29, 2021.