HBO has renewed its Insecure TV shows for a third season. The comedy centers on best friends Issa (Issa Rae) and Molly (Yvonne Orji). HBO says, they’re dealing “with their own real-life flaws as they attempt to navigate different worlds and cope with an endless series of uncomfortable, everyday experiences.” Season two just premiered on July 23rd.
Created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore, Insecure also stars Lisa Joyce, and Jay Ellis. The cast also includes Amanda Seales, Natasha Rothwell, and Mason McCulley. Learn more from this multi-show HBO press release.
HBO RENEWS BALLERS AND INSECURE
With both series seeing record viewership this season, HBO has renewed the comedy series BALLERS for a fourth season and INSECURE for a third season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming.
“We’re thrilled that the summer lineup of BALLERS and INSECURE connected with our viewers out of the gate,” said Gravitt. “We’re so proud to work with Dwayne, Issa and all of the amazing talent in both shows.”[…]
Created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore, INSECURE follows the friendship of two black women as they deal with their own real-life flaws while attempting to navigate different worlds and cope with an endless series of uncomfortable everyday experiences. Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis and Lisa Joyce star in the show, which returned for its eight-episode second season Sunday, July 23 (10:30–11:00 p.m. ET/PT). Season two credits: INSECURE was created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore; executive produced by Issa Rae, Prentice Penny, Melina Matsoukas, Michael Rotenberg, Dave Becky and Jonathan Berry.
Insecure: A Look at the Ratings
The second season of Insecure is averaging a 0.60 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 1.19 million viewers. Compared to season one, that’s up by 277% and 187%, respectively. In terms of its demo numbers, Insecure currently ranks fifth, out of the scripted HBO TV shows we’re tracking.
HBO also renewed Ballers for season four. Details here.
What do you think? Have you been watching the second season of the Insecure TV series? Do you think you’ll tune in for season three on HBO?