William Jackson Harper to Lead HBO Max’s Love Life Season 2


William Jackson Harper to Lead HBO Max's Love Life Season 2

William Jackson Harper to Lead HBO Max’s Love Life Season 2

Emmy nominee William Jackson Harper (The Good Place, Midsommar) will lead Love Life Season 2 for HBO Max’s romantic comedy anthology series. Harper will play a man who is coming out of a long relationship, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Season 1 of Love Life starred Anna Kendrick, who remains as an executive producer on the show and will “appear occasionally” as her character Darby.

Love Life is HBO Max’s first full-length scripted series about the journey from first love to last love, and how the people we’re with along the way make us into who we are when we finally end up with someone forever. The series will follow a different protagonist’s quest for love each season, with each half-hour episode telling the story of one of their relationships.

Season 1 stars Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect), Zoë Chao (DownhillStrangers), Peter Vack (Someone GreatThe Bold Type), Sasha Compere (Miracle WorkersUncorked), and Lesley Manville (Phantom ThreadAnother Year)

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This fresh take on a romantic comedy anthology series is from creator and co-showrunner Sam Boyd (In a Relationship) and is produced by Lionsgate Television and Feigco Entertainment. Lovelife is also executive produced by Kendrick, Feig, and Dan Magnante along with Boyd and Bridget Bedard (Transparent, Ramy), who is also serving a co-showrunner. In addition, Boyd also wrote the pilot and directs the series.

The first season of Love Life is available to stream now on HBO Max.

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