Second season of “Chucky” ordered for USA & SYFY

Chucky, a hit series on USA Network/SYFY, has been renewed for a second season.

“Resident Alien” and “Chucky” (live +7) are the top two new cable series of 2021 in the 18-49 demo on SYFY.

In its first season, Chucky has attracted 9.5 million viewers across all platforms.

“We’re thrilled to start pulling the strings on a second season of puppet mayhem with ‘Chucky,’” the executive producer said. “Many thanks to our partners at USA, SYFY and UCP for their incredible support and guidance bringing ‘Chucky’ to the small screen, bigger than ever. And to the fans, Chucky sends his still-undying thanks and a message: ‘This isn’t over, not by a long shot. You better watch your backs in 2022!’”

Chucky’s season finale aired Tuesday, Nov 30 at 10 p.m.

Season 1 of “Chucky” has been available to stream on Peacock since Dec. 1.