Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Netflix Reveals Premiere Date for Season 2 of 'Special'

Netflix has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming second and final season of its original comedy series Special.

All 8 episodes of the second season will be available on Thursday, May 20. Furthermore, the episodes from the new season will expand to a half-hour format instead of the 15-minute episodes produced for the first season.

Set two months after the first season, Ryan deals with a case of writer's block while still not speaking to his mother. Meanwhile, Kim regains control of her finances and personal life.

The comedy stars Ryan O'Connell, Jessica Hecht and Punam Patel.

O'Connell developed the series based on his novel I'm Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves. He executive produces with Jim Parsons, Todd Spiewak, Eric Norsoph and Anna Dokoza. Warner Bros. Television, That's Wonderful Productions, Campfire and Stage 13 produce.