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Raising Dion follows the story of Nicole a woman who raises her child Dion after the death of her husband Mark. This is an American superhero drama streaming television series, Based on the 2015 comic book and short film. It is first premiered on October 4, 2019, on Netflix. Netflix renewed the series in January 2020, for a Raising Dion season 2 premiered on February 1, 2022. The second season begins on January 25, 2021, and ends on May 25, 2021. Season 2 returns on February 1, 2022, on Netflix.
Raising a son as a single mom is intensified when Dion starts to reveal several magical, abilities like a superhero. Nicole must keep her son’s secret with the help of Mark’s best friend Pat, and protect Dion from people who exploit him while figuring out his abilities.
It was initially confirmed at the announcement of the series, that Michael B. Jordan is been cast as a supporting character in the series. It was also announced that Jazmyn Simon, Jason Ritter, Alisha Wainwright, and Ja’Siah Young were cast as series regulars. The filmography for the series begins in late July 2018, in various places and towns in Georgia as well as Chattahoochee Hills and Fairburn. The film also takes place in Midtown Atlanta at locations including the Fox Theatre.
In Season Two, the crooked energy takes to powered orphan Brayden (Griffin Robert Faulkner) and once again, it is up to Dion, and his family to stop it from hurting anyone else. Season 2 also hosts new additions to the cast including Rome Flynn (How to Get Away with Murder), Aubriana Davis, and Josh Ventura.
The cast of the series Raising Dion
- Ja’Siah Young
- Alisha Wainwright
- Jazmyn Simon
- Griffin Robert Faulkner
- Sammi Haney
- Jason Ritter
- Ali Ahn
|Genre||Science fiction, Superhero, Adventure|
|Producers||Edward Ricourt, Robert F. Phillips, Montez A. Monroe, Juanita Diana Feeney|
|Created by||Carol Barbee|
|Based on||Raising Dion by Dennis Liu|
|Season 1 release||October 4, 2019 –present|
Is Raising Dion worth watching the series?
It is a fantasy, science-fiction, superhero show; Raising Dion is a slick production with a seamless script, great special effects, and a natural evolution. It is the perfect series for all kids and adults alike.
How Many Episodes of ‘Raising Dion’ Season 2?
Raising Dion season 1 consists of 10 episodes, while it is confirmed that the second season contains eight episodes—two episodes less than Season 1.
Is Mark Still Alive?
Michael B. Jordan plays the role of Mark Warren in Raising Dion; his presence brings a level of reassurance to Dion and Nicole’s story. At the end of Season 1, Mark’s words were – “Energy Never Dies” – viewers expecting that Raising Dion Season 2 would see Dion searching to bring his father back to the real world in his human form. But Unfortunately, Jordan does not replay his role in the second season. His absence is disappointing because the Season 1 ending sets us up to believe that he is still alive somewhere.
In reality, Mark did not die. He was absorbed by the Crooked Man. He is still alive in the form of energy but has no physical existence. Mark appears during the final fight just before the Crooked Man disappears, and reminds Dion that energy can neither be created nor be smashed.
How did Pat survive?
Season 2 presents an unexpected surprise, Pat returns, alive and healthy! This is after we all saw him evaporate into the atmosphere. So, how is he still alive? What happens with him? End of Season 1 the Crooked Man saved his electrifying during an encounter with Dion at the end of Season 1. He practically decomposes into thin air after Nicole uses a lightning rod to save channel Dion’s energy into his heart.
So how does he re-materialize in a field a day after the fight, suddenly stripped of his powers? While we can’t exactly know for sure how Pat survives, it seems a reasonable assumption that he must have been saved by the Crooked Man energy the process somehow separating the energy from his body.
How to judge the meaning of the End-Credits Scene?
In the ending scene, we see some time in the future, with Pat at the head of a masked, black-clothed army as they walk through the remains of a burning city. It seems like Pat may have taken David’s (Ventura) offer to help him build an army of super-villains. Pat tells his soldiers that it’s time to, “finish this,” but before they do anything, an adult superhero in a cape appears from the sky lands in front of them. Pat realizes at that moment, who he’s dealing with, has Dion’s father’s watch fixed in one of his arms and introduces himself as the Mind Mover, and the screen cuts to black.
Will there be a Raising Dion Season 3?
It’s not yet been confirmed whether Raising Dion will have any subsequent seasons, there is plenty of material to take on the story. But it sets up more than enough superhero mystery for a third season. Typically, Netflix always makes the series announcements after view figures and reactions. At this time, we can only speculate that Season 2 certainly didn’t disappoint.