#FIRSTLOOK: “STAGED” SEASON 2 COMING TO HOLLYWOOD SUITE
STAGED Season 2 arrives next month on Hollywood Suite, the acclaimed BBC One Series filmed during the pandemic, starring Michael Sheen and David Tennant playing fictionalized versions of themselves.
Season 2 follows the “real” Michael Sheen (The Queen) and David Tennant (Doctor Who) following the success of the first season of Staged. Simon Evans (portrayed by creator… Simon Evans) begins work on an American remake of the first series, but the stars are not asked to reprise their roles. Whoopi Goldberg joins the cast as Michael and David’s agent and Ben Schwartz as her assistant.
This eight-part, half-hour series was filmed entirely during the COVID-19 pandemic and features guest appearances by Simon Pegg, Christoph Waltz, Ewan McGregor, Ken Jeong, Jim Parsons, and Josh Gad. Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and Cate Blanchett.
The first four episodes of Staged Season 2 will premiere July 20 starting at 9pm ET, with the last four episodes following on July 27 at 9pm ET. Viewers can catch up on Season 1 now On Demand.
Episode One “Saddle Up Sheen” – July 20, 9pm ET
Episode Two “Long Time, No See” – July 20, 9:25pm ET
Episode Three “The Dirty Mochyns” – July 20, 9:50 ET
Episode Four “Woofty Doofty, David” – July 20, 10:15pm ET
Episode Five “The Warthog and the Mongoose, Part 1” – July 27, 9pm ET
Episode Six “The Warthog and the Mongoose, Part 2” – July 27, 9:25pm ET
Episode Seven “The Loo Recluse”, July 27 , 9:50pm ET
Episode Eight: “Until They Get Home”, July 27, 10:15pm ET
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