“The White Lotus”
The second season is coming in October
New episodes, new guests and a different hotel: “The White Lotus” is set to return in October to the United States with new episodes.
The satire “The White Lotus”, which could win many prizes at this year’s Emmy Awards, returns to American screens in October with new episodes. This is reported by the American industry magazine “Variety”.
The six-part first season of the HBO series chronicles all sorts of strange happenings involving the guests and employees of a luxury resort in Hawaii. There is no exact date yet for the new episodes. Since HBO productions can usually be seen fairly quickly in this country, German fans shouldn’t have to wait long either.
In August 2021, HBO announced that the series would be getting a second season. This time, he will no longer go to a luxury resort in Hawaii, it was said at the time. According to a Deadline report began production on seven new episodes in February at Palazzo San Domenico in Taormina, Italy. So he goes to Sicily.
Only Jennifer Coolidge is set to return
Only one of the stars from the first season is expected to return for new episodes: Jennifer Coolidge (60) as Tanya McQuoid. In addition to her, Sydney Sweeney (24), Connie Britton (55), Steve Zahn (54) and Alexandra Daddario (36) have already appeared. F. Murray Abraham (82), Tom Hollander (54) and Aubrey Plaza (38) will star in the new episodes.
With “The White Lotus” and “Succession,” HBO has two particularly hot irons at the Emmys this year. “Succession” received the most nominations with 25 entries, “The White Lotus” is in second place with “Ted Lasso” (Apple TV+) with 20 nominations each.
It is also very high that one of the actresses of “The White Lotus” wins for her performance as a supporting actress in a miniseries or an anthology. Along with Sweeney, Britton, Coolidge, Daddario and Natasha Rothwell (41), there are five actresses from the series on the list. They only face Kaitlyn Dever (25) and Mare Winningham (63) of “Dopesick”. The 74th Emmys will take place on September 12.
The first season of “The White Lotus” is currently available in Germany on the Wow streaming service.