Showtime has released the full trailer for the upcoming second season of The L Word: Generation Q, starring Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig, and Leisha Hailey. The video provides us a glimpse at the new drama that the characters will go through this season, teasing Sophie and Dani’s fallout and a potential romance between Bette and Gigi. It also features the awkward meeting with Bette and ex-wife Tina’s new fiance Carrie, who is being portrayed by Rosie O’Donnell. The series is slated to make its return on August 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime, but will first be available for streaming on demand on August 6.
Set over 10 years after the events of The L Word, the series features the return of original series stars Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig, and Leisha Hailey who reprise their roles as Bette, Shane, and Alice, respectively. Joining them are a new generation of diverse, self-possessed LGBTQIA characters experiencing love, heartbreak, sex, setbacks, and success in L.A.
The L Word: Generation Q also stars Arienne Mandi, Sepidah Moafi, Leo Sheng, Jacqueline Toboni, Rosanny Zayas, and Jordan Hull.
The series is created by Ilene Chaiken, Kathy Greenberg, and Michele Abbott. Executive producers are Beals, Moenning, Hailey, Steph Green, Chaiken, Allyce Ozarski, Kristen Ocampo, and Marja-Lewis Ryan.
Check out The L Word: Generation Q Season 2 trailer in the player below.