The Other Two is finally returning to the small screen for its second season. It was announced in August 2020 that the series was moving to HBO Max from Comedy Central.
Drew Tarver, Heléne Yorke, Case Walker, Molly Shannon, and Ken Marino star in the comedy series which focuses on Cary (Tarver) and Brooke (Yorke) as they struggle in their lives and watch their younger sibling rise to quick success thanks to the Internet.
HBO Max revealed more about the return of the series in a press release.
“Season two of THE OTHER TWO, the critically acclaimed comedy from MTV Entertainment Studios, debuts on its new home with two new episodes THURSDAY, AUGUST 26 on HBO Max. The ten-episode Max Original series continues with two new episodes weekly on September 2, September 9, and September 16, leading up to the final two episodes of the season on September 23.
THE OTHER TWO is created, written and executive produced by former SNL co-head writers Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider and stars Drew Tarver (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$), Heléne Yorke (HBO’s High Maintenance, Masters of Sex), Case Walker, Ken Marino (Party Down) and Molly Shannon (HBO’s The White Lotus, Divorce). With their pop star brother, ChaseDreams (Case Walker), officially entering retirement at the ripe old age of fourteen, Brooke and Cary (Heléne Yorke and Drew Tarver) must now contend with a new famous family member: their 53-year-old mother Pat (Molly Shannon), and her eponymous daytime talk show. Humiliated at being The Other Two yet again, they double down and make it their mission not to be.
Recurring cast includes Brandon Scott Jones as “Curtis,” Gideon Glick as “Jess,” Josh Segarra as “Lance” and Wanda Sykes as “Shuli.” Guest stars include Ali Ahn, James Anderson, Justin Bartha, Jordana Brewster, Alessia Cara, Marcia DeBonis, Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Ryan Farrell, Jimmy Fowlie, Noah Galvin, Zosia Mamet, Debi Mazar, Derek Peth, Alison Rich, Tuc Watkins, Bowen Yang and Ian Ziering.
Season two of THE OTHER TWO is executive produced by Lorne Michaels; Executive produced by Andrew Singer, produced by Eddie Michaels, Toye Adegboro and Kaylani Esparza for Broadway Video; Executive produced by Tony Hernandez for Jax Media. Directors include Chris Kelly, Sarah Schneider, Kim Nguyen, Mike Karnell and Charlie Gruet.
Season one of THE OTHER TWO originally aired on Comedy Central and debuted as a Max Original series in April. All episodes of season one are available to stream on HBO Max.”
Check out the poster released for the return of The Other Two below.
What do you think? Are you excited for the return of The Other Two on HBO Max? Did you watch the first season on Comedy Central?