The leads of “Monster” Season 2, which centers on the Menéndez brothers, have been announced by Netflix to be Javier Bardem and Chloë Sevigny. In 2024, the season titled “Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menéndez Story” is scheduled to debut. Police believed the brothers had inherited their father’s wealth, leading them to be found guilty of killing their parents in 1996.
The sons claim that after being mistreated for years, they killed their parents. “Monster” was co-written by Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan. Along with Eric Kovtun, David McMillan, Louise Shore, Carl Franklin, and Alexis Martin Woodall, they are executive producers. Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer was the subject of the first season. It quickly became one of the most popular English-language shows on Netflix and was a big success. It was later given a second-season renewal by Netflix as an anthology series.
Monster Season 2 Cast
Lyle Nicholas as Alexander Chavez and Erik Menéndez as Cooper Koch
Lyle Nicholas is cast as Alexander Chavez and Erik Menéndez as Cooper Koch. In addition to receiving praise from critics for his work on General Hospital as Spencer Cassadine, Chavez was honored with a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Performer in a Drama Series. Koch, meanwhile, gained notoriety recently for his parts in the horror movies They/Them and Swallowed.
Javier Bardem and Chloë Sevigny will portray Jose and Kitty Menéndez, who were killed on August 20, 1989, by their kids, according to a January 2024 Netflix announcement.
Javier Bardem and Chloë Sevigny are cast to play Menendez’s parents
In Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menendez Story, the second season of the critically successful Netflix crime anthology Monster, which was created by Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, Javier Bardem and Chloë Sevigny have been cast to star opposite Nicholas Chavez and Cooper Koch.
The actors will portray Jose and Kitty Menendez, the Beverly Hills couple who were killed by Lyle (Chavez) and Erik (Koch), their sons. Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story, which starred Evan Peters as the infamous serial killer and aired in September 2022, became one of Netflix’s most-watched English-language series in no time. The new season follows that release.
We will update this page with any fresh information we learn regarding the returning cast of Monster season 2.
When does Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menéndez Story film?
Production was halted due to the WGA and SAG strikes, despite TV Line’s July 2023 announcement that Chavez would be temporarily leaving General Hospital to film the new series.
According to images received by The Daily Mail, filming for the show looked to begin in January 2024 when Chavez and Koch were photographed on set in Los Angeles.
What will Monster Season 2 be about?
Netflix made known in May that Lyle and Erik Menendez will be the focus of Season 2. In one of the most well-known murder cases in US history, the brothers were found guilty on August 20, 1989, of shooting and killing their parents, José and Kitty, in their Beverly Hills residence. At the time, Kyle was eighteen and Lyle was twenty-one. The Menendez brothers stated that they killed their parents because they were afraid for their own lives and that they had been abused by them for their whole lives. At the moment, both are incarcerated for life without the possibility of release.
Latest Updates on Monster Season 2
At last, Netflix disclosed the subjects of Monster Season 2: Lyle and Erik Menendez, also referred to as the Menendez brothers. When the pair murdered their parents in 1989 at their Beverly Hills home, the media took notice and the couple rose to fame. Season 2’s official title is Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menendez Story.
Netflix unveils the highly anticipated Season 2 of “Monster” titled “Monsters: The Lyle and Erik Menéndez Story,” featuring star-studded leads Javier Bardem and Chloë Sevigny. Despite production delays due to strikes, the series is set to explore the chilling events leading to the Menéndez brothers’ life sentences and promises a riveting continuation of Netflix’s crime anthology. Stay tuned for updates on the returning cast and behind-the-scenes insights.