After winning three Emmys this year, HBO’s critically acclaimed White Lotus series is returning for a second season this week. The satirical film gained international attention for its nuanced and dark depiction of a group of wealthy people visiting a beautiful resort, contemplating many aspects of human nature simultaneously. natural comedy elements into the story.
The upcoming second season of White Lotus will feature a brand new cast, with only Emmy winner Jennifer Coolidge returning from the first season. This time traveling to the beautiful city of Sicily, Italy, fans who love Mike White’s take on many social issues without being outspoken about them will enjoy.
Francesca Orsi, a company official, noted in a message:
“Mike has recreated a classic HBO show and is the talk of the town. We’re excited to hear where he wants to travel next after completing this big chapter in Hawaii, and we can’t wait to continue to follow him wherever he takes us. .”
White Lotus Season 2 will air on HBO on October 30, 2022 at 9:00 p.m. EST. It will also be available on HBO Max.
White Lotus Season 2 announcement: Welcome to Sicily and a bunch of colorful new characters
Following the popular formula of following several wealthy families at a Hawaiian resort, Mike White’s show this time will take viewers to the beautiful city of Sicily, led by the talented Jennifer Coolidge, who plays as Tanya McQuoid, as seen in the trailer’s opening sequence. She seems unaffected by the events of the first season and continues to live her holiday life. The Spillers (Aubrey Plaza and Will Sharpe) and the men of the Di Grasso family join her in the scheme (F. Murray Abraham, Adam DiMarco and Michael Imperioli). Along with the family conflict, the teaser adds another dilemma.
In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, White Lotus Season 2 actress Audrey Plaza stated that this season will be wildly “different” from the first.
“I know there’s a lot more to be achieved, but Mike was too good at making a difference for the second season, … It’s still ‘White Lotus’, but now it’s in Italy, so it has a whole new atmosphere, and I believe people will be shocked.”
Mike White also spoke to Entertainment Weekly about the second season of White Lotus, revealing that it will focus on the subtleties of satirical humor and sexual politics.
“Myths about Sicily, at least from an American perspective, are classical and immersive sex politics involving things like opera, the mafia, and Italian romances. I believed it should be more focused on men and women, relationships and infidelity, with an atmosphere of activism, so I changed that.”
With the success of the first season, the upcoming second season will attract the interest of fans around the world.