'The Flight Attendant' Season 2: 5 things to know about HBO Max dark comedy
‘The Flight Attendant’ was one of the first original shows to premiere on HBO Max and garnered universal acclaim. Based on the 2018 novel of the same name by Chris Bohjalian, the series saw an American flight attendant Cassie Bowden (Kaley Cuoco) wakes up with a hangover from the night before and discovers a dead body of a passenger on her last flight lying next to her with his throat slashed. Bowden gets interrogated by the FBI and works with them to catch the killer.
The show went on to receive nominations for the Primetime Emmy Awards and Golden Globes. After so many glaring reviews and nominations, it doesn’t come as a shock that HBO Max renewed the series for another season. The second edition of the comedy series will be premiering exclusively on HBO’s streaming service in April 2022.
It’ll be interesting to see if Cassie has been living sober since facing the most dangerous situation of her life. Here’s everything you need to know about Season 2 of ‘The Flight Attendant’.
When does ‘The Flight Attendant’ Season 2 release and where can you watch it?
Season 2 of the dark-comedy series will be premiering exclusively on HBO Max on Thursday, April 21. The show debuts with two episodes and will continue with two new episodes on April 28, followed by one episode weekly concluding on May 26.
Viewers can download the HBO Max app from Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App Store. The platform is also available on streaming devices such as Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Roku, and Samsung smart TV.
What is ‘The Flight Attendant’ Season 2 all about?
The official synopsis reads, “Cassie Bowden (Kaley Cuoco) is living her best sober life in Los Angeles while moonlighting as a CIA asset in her spare time. But when an overseas assignment leads her to inadvertently witness a murder, she becomes entangled in another international intrigue. The season filmed in Los Angeles, Berlin and Reykjavik.”
Who stars in the HBO Max dark comedy?
Kaley Cuoco will be reprising the role of Cassie Bowden in the HBO Max series and Zosia Mamet will once again be portraying the character of Annie Mouradian. One of the most extraordinary additions to the cast is none other than Sharon Stone, who will be playing the role of Lisa Bowden.
Cuoco is popularly known for her roles as Penny in the hit series 'Big Bang Theory' and is also known for her roles as Gretchen Palmer in 'The Wedding Ringer' (2015), Bridget Hennessy in '8 Simple Rules' and Karin Carter in 'Virtuosity' (1995). Her most recent works include 'Why Him?' (2016), 'Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie' (2017), 'Young Sheldon' (2019), 'Harley Quinn' (2019-2020), and 'The Cabin with Bert Kreischer' (2020). She also has a release titled 'The Man from Toronto' that is listed as filming.
Other actors to feature in the HBO Max series include Griffin Matthews (Shane Evans), Denis Akdeniz (Max), Rosie Perez (Megan Briscoe), Mo McRae (Benjamin Berry), Callie Hernandez (Gabrielle Diaz), and Audrey Grace Marshall (young Cassie).
The series is developed by showrunner Steve Yockey, who serves as executive producer alongside co-showrunner and executive producer Natalie Chaidez.
Kaley Cuoco, Sarah Schechter, David Madden, Suzanne McCormack and Silver Tree are executive producers.
The trailer sees Cassie being committed to her sobriety and has moved to Los Angeles. She is in a new relationship, while also picking up a “part-time job” as a CIA asset. You can watch the trailer here.