Season Two is the second season of the Hulu web-television series, Runaways. Season two was picked up on January 8th, 2018 for a 13 episode order.[2] It is based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name, set within the shared Marvel Cinematic Universe. Runaways shares the continuity established other Marvel films and television shows. The second season will premiere on Hulu on December 21, 2018.[3]

Official Synopsis

The Runaways have left their homes (and evil parents) behind and now have to learn to live on their own. As they scavenge for food, search for shelter, and take care of one another, our kids begin to realize that, for better or worse, they're stuck with each other. And it's up to them to take down PRIDE once and for all. But someone sent a mysterious message to Jonah... Is there a mole in the Runaways? Meanwhile PRIDE is focused on finding their children, and Jonah has his own dangerous plan in mind.[4]


Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Special Guest Starring



Image Title Airdate Writer / Director Episode #
Runaways Gimmie Shelter-201-11-Karolina-Molly-Gert-Nico-Chase Gimmie Shelter December 21st, 2018 2x01
The kids struggle with their new lives as Runaways, but find a hideout. Alex goes to work for Darius while PRIDE plots to kill Jonah. Jonah initiates a plan to build a new box.
Runaways Radio On-202-06-Geoffrey Radio On December 21st, 2018 2x02
Karolina, Nico, and Molly try to retrieve the Staff of One, but Tina puts up a fight. Karolina grows closer to Jonah while Alex and Livvie share a kiss.
Runaways Double Zeroes-203-01-Nico Double Zeroes December 21st, 2018 2x03
Alex, comfortable in Compton and falling hard for Livvie, is betrayed. Jonah gives Leslie a mission to retrieve his DNA from the Yorkeses while Catherine exacts vengeance against Darius. Janet decodes the Abstract and Molly sneaks out to fight crime.
Runaways Old School 204-01-Molly-Topher-Gert-Chase-Alex-Nico-Karolina Old School December 21st, 2018 2x04
Topher helps the kids break into Atlas Academy, but the plan is blown when Dale and Stacey trigger an earthquake and the parents rush to the scene. Jonah's body continues to break down as he leads Karolina into the hole.
Runaways Logo Rock Bottom December 21st, 2018 2x05
When the kids discover that Topher may be more dangerous than they could have imagined, addicted to the rocks that give him superhuman abilities, will they help him or will they turn their backs on their new friend?
Runaways Logo Bury Another December 21st, 2018 2x06
PRIDE grapples with the moral implications of Jonah's latest offer: freedom. Jonah, weakening, begins to eye his next target. After learning that Jonah is after another sacrifice, the Runaways realize they have to stop him before he kills another kid.
Runaways Logo Last Rites December 21st, 2018 2x07
It's time for the Runaways to stop Jonah, once and for all. But while the kids scramble to stall out Jonah’s plan, the parents unexpectedly arrive. Will PRIDE fight against their own kids or join their ranks against the powerful, and vengeful, Jonah?
Runaways Logo Past Life December 21st, 2018 2x08
In the aftermath of the battle against Jonah, Karolina searches for answers about Jonah and the others help Alex and Livvie try to prove Darius's innocence in Destiny's murder. But Livvie's curiosity just might catch up with her.
Runaways Logo Big Shot December 21st, 2018 2x09
The Runaways face off with PRIDE'S dirty cops, Flores and AWOL. Against all objections, Alex blackmails AWOL to help. But AWOL refuses. PRIDE resolves to take the kids by force. Back at the Hostel, Karolina hears a mysterious voice.
Runaways Logo Hostile Takeover December 21st, 2018 2x10
Leslie starts dismantling the cult she helped create, but Frank has other plans. AWOL uses Livvie as bait to confront the Runaways. The teens must protect Gert & Old Lace, who are sick, and AWOL's team storms The Hostel. Victor doesn't feel like himself.
Runaways Logo Last Waltz December 21st, 2018 2x11
The Runaways are falling apart. Needing a break, they throw Molly a quinceanera. PRIDE ramps up their new arsenal. Frank puts Leslie in a facility to bring her back to the faith. Meanwhile, the mysterious voice Karolina has been hearing becomes real.
Runaways Logo Earth Angel December 21st, 2018 2x12
Victor recruits Chase to intern at PRIDE to prove that they are nothing more than concerned parents, Chase is skeptical. Karolina discovers Frank is holding Leslie at a detention facility and tries to rescue her mom with Nico, Molly and Vaughn.
Runaways Logo Split Up December 21st, 2018 2x13
Angry at his betrayal, the Runways meet with Chase. He offers them a choice: surrender to PRIDE or face the consequences. As the kids attempt their escape, they're separated and forced to survive against an enemy far more pernicious than they expected.

Production Notes

  • Filming for the second season will begin in April 30th, 2018 and be completed by September 25th, 2018.[7][8]
    • According to Production Weekly[9], Marvel's Runaways will begin Principle Photography this year in late April. Season two will reportedly be filmed in Los Angeles, California. Furthermore, the series will be filmed under the same working title "RUGRATS". The filming of Season two is expected to wrap in September with a yet to be revealed release date.[10]

Cast Interview Notes