Season 2 of Freeform’s Shadowhunters is almost here, so we’re catching up with the cast to find out all the deets on the upcoming episodes, life behind the scenes and so much more. See what Dominic Sherwood, Katherine McNamara, Isaiah Mustafa and Harry Shum Jr. are excited for fans to see this season, plus hear more about how the actors get into character and prep for all those plot twists and turns. Hint: hang on to your seats—this season promises a wild ride for viewers!

Want even more behind-the-scenes with the cast? Find out which cast mate each actor would choose as the best cook, the outdoor guru, the best workout buddy and more in the video below. And don’t miss the premiere of Shadowhunters season 2 Monday, January 2 at 8/7c on Freeform!