It seems that HBO is excited to invest in more space chaos as they have renewed the Armando Iannucci-created comedy 5th avenue for a second season
So far I have only seen a couple of episodes of the series and I have not really gotten into that. There have been some fun moments, but it still hasn't really caught me. However, if you love the show, the news of a second season will surely excite you!
If you're not even familiar with the series, 5th avenue It is established forty years in the future when traveling through the solar system is no longer a science fiction fantasy. Hugh Laurie he plays the captain of a luxurious space cruiser named Avenue 5. The captain loves his job … but when something happens to the ship and gets caught with all the annoying people in society, his job turns into a nightmare. The series mocks high society and its legitimate behavior.
The project also stars Josh Gad as Herman Judd, the billionaire behind Avenue 5. The rest of the cast includes Silicon Valley star Zach Woods; Nikki Amuka-Bird (David Copperfield's personal story); Rebecca Front (The bulk of her); Lenora Crichlow (Human being); Suzy Nakamura (Veep); Y Ethan phillips (Veep)
Amy Gravitt, executive vice president of HBO programming said in a statement:
"We loved every minute of the inaugural trip on 5th Avenue. Armando Iannucci and his team are masters of intelligent and incisive comedy, and the whole cast, brilliantly captained by Hugh Laurie, is unsurpassed. We can't wait to see what awaits them. to our hapless heroes in the second season. "
"It was great to be back with HBO for the first season of & # 39; Avenue 5 & # 39 ;, so I am doubly excited that HBO thought it convenient to make Captain Ryan Clark and his passengers and crew go through hell yet more physical and emotional, next year too, no one offers laughter full of anguish better than Hugh Laurie, and we are eager to see what other impossible situations and existential crises we can immerse him, Josh Gad and the rest of our fantastic cast in next. Until the end of season one and beyond (in season two)! ”
Laurie said this about the renovation:
"It is exciting to discover that space is not finite after all. I am very excited to continue this journey with Armando and HBO, and also with an incredible group of actors and writers who make me laugh every day. Here is the future! "
Are you a fan of 5th avenue and excited for season 2?