The Rehearsal, the docu-comedy TV present created by and starring Nathan Fielder, has been renewed for a second season, HBO has introduced. The brand new got here simply forward of the present’s sixth episode and season one finale on Friday night time. “Yet another likelihood to get it proper,” reads the Season 2 tagline, although a premiere date is lacking from the announcement.
Ostensibly, the fundamental premise of The Rehearsal is that it’s a comedic documentary sequence designed to assist extraordinary folks deal with troublesome moments of their life by giving them a possibility to rehearse it beforehand. However the present approaches this easy premise with a funds and a spotlight to element that may make the scope of every rehearsal really feel dizzying, and the present as a complete turns into more and more self-aware because the sequence progresses.
“Nathan has sparked such a vigorous dialog with The Rehearsal,” government vp of HBO programming Amy Gravitt, mentioned in an announcement. “We do not know the place season 2 will take us, and that’s the delight of this boundary pushing present from a really singular expertise.”