Tuesday, March 7, 2023

HBO's 'Barry' to End After 4 Seasons

HBO has today announced that the upcoming fourth season of its original comedy series Barry will be its last. The premium cable network has also revealed the premiere date for the final season.

The 8-episode fourth and final season will premiere on Sunday, April 16 at 10/9c. with back-to-back episodes. New episodes will debut weekly every Sunday at 10/9c., leading up to the series finale on May 28.

In the final season, Gene Cousineau is hailed as a hero as Barry's arrest has shocking consequences. It's all been leading up to this - the explosive and hilarious final chapter of Barry.

The dark comedy stars Bill Hader, Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg, Anthony Carrigan and Henry Winkler.

Recurring guest stars include Robert Wisdom, Michael Irby, Fred Melamed, Andrew Leeds, Patrick Fischler and Jessy Hodges.

Hader co-created the comedy with Alec Berg. They executive produce with Aida Rodgers and Liz Sarnoff. Hader directs all 8 episodes of the final season.

"It's been an amazing journey making this show, and it's bittersweet that the story has come to its natural conclusion," said Hader.

"After three masterful seasons of Barry, we are eager for viewers to see the powerful, complex and hilarious conclusion to Barry Berkman's story," added Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO and HBO Max Comedy Programming. "It has been a pleasure working with this immensely talented team including Bill Hader, Alec Berg, Aida Rodgers and the entire exceptional cast and crew."