HBO announced the renewal of new comedy series “Crashing” starring Pete Holmes for a second season. Executive vice president, HBO Programming Amy Gravitt made the announcement and said, “Pete and Judd have proven to be the ultimate ambassadors for the standup comedy world,” she added, “I’m delighted by the response to the show and am thrilled to welcome them back for a second season.”
“The eight-episode first season of CRASHING, which began Feb. 19, tells the story of Pete, a sheltered suburbanite who married his childhood sweetheart and dreams of making it as a stand-up comedian. But when he finds out his wife is cheating on him, Pete’s world unravels, forcing him to reevaluate his priorities and plunging him into the deep end of the rough-and-tumble New York comedy scene,” says HBO’s press release.
“Crashing” cast also stars Lauren Lapkus and George Basil with notable appearances starring as themselves in season one are Dave Attell, Hannibal Burress, Artie Lange, T.J. Miller, Jim Norton, Rachael Ray and Sarah Silverman.
Currently in its first season, new episodes of “Crashing” air on Sunday nights at 10:30 pm ET on HBO.
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