The Sex Lives of College Girls is returning for a second season. HBO Max has renewed the comedy-drama series only weeks after its premiere and just ahead of its first finale.
Starring Pauline Chalamet, Amrit Kaur, Reneé Rapp, and Alyah Chanelle Scott, Midori Francis, Gavin Leatherwood, Chris Meyer, Ilia Isorelýs Paulino, Lauren Spencer, and Renika Williams, the series has become a huge hit for the streaming service. The story follows the ups and downs of four 18-year-old freshmen roommates at Essex College in Vermont.
HBO Max revealed more about the renewal in a press release.
“HBO Max has renewed THE SEX LIVES OF COLLEGE GIRLS for a second season, it was announced today. The biggest Max Original comedy launch on the platform this year, the ten-episode series from Warner Bros. Television debuted November 18, with the final two episodes of the season debuting Thursday, December 9 on HBO Max.
Consistently ranking among HBO Max’s top titles, the series has hit new platform highs each week, with the most recent release on Thursday growing over 40% vs. its debut. Called “a rollicking good time” by Mashable and “sharp, smart, and sassy” by Entertainment Weekly, the series was also “certified fresh” by Rotten Tomatoes.
“Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble have created and written a show that is full of heart, female friendships, and awkward naked parties” said Sarah Aubrey, Head of Original Content, HBO Max. “We are delighted that this comic, honest portrayal of the college condition has resonated for everyone, whether they had sex in college or not. We can’t wait to see where these uniquely complex yet relatable characters will go next.”
Created by Emmy(R)-nominated writer/producer Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble, THE SEX LIVES OF COLLEGE GIRLS follows four college roommates as they arrive at New England’s prestigious Essex College. A bundle of contradictions and hormones, these girls are equal parts lovable and infuriating as they live out their new, free lives on campus.”
The season one finale of The Sex Lives of College Girls airs tomorrow.
What do you think? Are you a fan of The Sex Lives of College Girls? Do you plan to watch season two on HBO Max?