Over the years, HBO has brought many amazing shows to us. Some of them include the likes of Chernobyl, Band Of Brothers, True Detective, and many more. Created by Sam Levinson, Euphoria debuted on HBO on 16th June 2019. The American drama series is loosely based on Israeli miniseries by the same name.
Euphoria is the story of a 17-year-old drug addict who has just come out rehab. However, she has no plans of staying clean. But she isn’t alone in all this as she has friends struggling with several issues. As these classmates try to make sense of everything that’s happening around, they find out that it isn’t easy it seems. Euphoria is the journey that tackles the teenage landscape of substance-enhanced parties and anxiety-ridden day-to-day life with empathy and candor.
With an IMDb rating of 8.3/10 and the Tomatometer at 82%, the show has been a smash hit. And after the first season, the fans are now eagerly waiting for the second season.
Season 2: Release Date
Since its release, the show has managed to achieve the highest ratings and immense popularity. As a result, HBO was quick to renew the show for the second season. However, there has been NO official release date announced as yet. Season 1 was released in June 2019 and season 2 is expected to follow the same trend. As HBO tends to operate in yearly cycles, Season 2 is expected to release in June 2020. However, due to the coronavirus pandemic, it can be delayed until the end of 2020.
How Many Episodes Will Season 2?
No announcement has been made regarding the number of episodes in season 2. Seeing that the first season had 8 episodes, Season 2 can have 8 episodes as well.
What Happened At The End Of Season 1?
The first season ended on a cliffhanger leaving the fans with a lot of unanswered questions. Rue and Jules came up with a plan to flee to a nearby town at the end of Season 1. However, Rue backs out at the last minute as she can’t leave her family. This scene was followed up by Rue walking back home in tears and marred by flashbacks. These flashbacks revealed that Rue’s current condition might be because of her father’s death. As a result, Rue broke her sobriety and relapsed into the world of drugs. The final scene ended with Rue collapsing due to an overdose.
What Will Be The Storyline For Euphoria Season 2?
Though season 1 was a smooth ride, it ended on a cliffhanger. It was revealed that Rue’s current situation may be the result of her father’s death. Rue broke her sobriety in the first season and relapsed into the world of drugs. She collapsed due to a drug overdose in the final scene of Season 1.
Therefore, it will be interesting to see if Rue is alive or not as season 2 approaches. Jules went off the city after Rue decided to stay back. So it will be interesting to see what happens to Jules in the coming season.
With no major exits in the previous season, a majority of the cast will reprise their roles in Season 2. This is how the expected cast stands:
- Zendaya as Rue
- Alexa Demie as Maddy
- Jacob Elordi as Nate
- Eric Dale as Cal
- Hunter Schafer as Jules
- Sydney Sweeney as Cassie
- Maude Apatow as Lexie
- Angus Cloud as Fezco
- Barbie Ferreria as Kat
- Algee Smith as Chris
- Austin Abrams as Ethan
- Storm Reid as Gia