Friday, November 16, 2018

Showtime Sets Premiere Date for Season 2 of 'SMILF'

Showtime has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming second season of the original comedy series SMILF.

The second season will premiere on Sunday, January 20 at 10:30/9:30c. - following the series premiere of Black Monday at 10/9c.

The new episodes pick up with Bridgette trying to move forward and focus on her future, while attempting to exorcise old ghosts and atone for past misdeeds. She's still toiling away in her day job working for narcissistic boss, Ally. Meanwhile, Bridgette's mother Tutu rallies from a heartbreaking setback punctuated by the presence of her co-dependent younger sister Jackie. Ex-boyfriend Rafi and his girlfriend Nelson Rose grow closer, while Eliza deals with her own family drama. Viewers will also go back in time to witness the highly unconventional birth of Bridgette's beloved son, Larry. 

The comedy stars Frankie Shaw, Rosie O'Donnell, Miguel Gomez, Samara Weaving, Raven Goodwin and Anna & Alexandra Reimer.

Guest stars in the second season include Connie Britton, Melanie Griffith, Claudia O'Doherty, Ally Sheedy, Sherie Rene Scott, Stormy Daniels, Ari Graynor, Dan Aid, Mark Webber, Bodega Bamz, Blake Clark, Kimberley Crossman and Mia Kaplan.

Shaw created the comedy and directs several episodes. She executive produces with Lee Eisenberg, Gene Stupnitsky, Michael London and Scott King. ABC Signature Studios, Supahsmaht Productions, Quantity Entertainment and Groundswell Productions produce.