‘Euphoria’ premiered its second particular episode on Jan. 24. This time round, Jules advised her aspect of the story. The ultimate moments of the episode trace at what’s to come back in season 2. These are the most recent updates about ‘Euphoria’ season 2.
Euphoria season 2 is on the best way, so don’t you are concerned. HBO has already renewed the hit teen drama for a second season. It’s positively occurring, however the timing remains to be up within the air as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The primary season premiered in 2019.
Regardless of the delay, Euphoria was capable of deal with followers with two particular episodes. The primary, that includes Zendaya and Colman Domingo, debuted Dec. 4. The second, starring Hunter Schafer, aired Jan. 24. HollywoodLife is breaking down each particular episodes, what’s subsequent, and the important thing updates about season 2.
The Second Particular Episode
The second particular episode — “F**ok Anybody Who’s Not a Sea Blob” — aired Jan. 24 on HBO and began with Jules (Hunter Schafer) in remedy after working away. She admits that she was “drunk” and “reacting to sh*t” when she ran away. Out of the blue, Jules reveals that she thinks she might wish to go off her hormones and confesses she feels “like a fraud.”
She opens up about Rue and says, “Nobody had ever checked out me the best way Rue did.” She’s tried calling Rue however has gotten no reply. Jules breaks down in tears over what occurred with Rue, however she’s additionally indignant with Rue. Jules looks like Rue’s sobriety is completely depending on how out there she is to Rue. Jules fears that Rue will in the future overdose and will probably be her fault. She tells the therapist about her mom, who has struggled with drug dependancy. She hasn’t needed to inform Rue about her emotions in the direction of her mom. Jules thinks Rue will consider she thinks that of her.
Jules additionally discusses the “Tyler” scenario (a.ok.a. Nate, performed by Jacob Elordi). She is aware of she ought to have seen the indicators. However Jules is self-aware sufficient to know that it’s the letdown she’s drawn to, the fantasy of all of it. “I really feel like I received to know him higher than I knew Rue,” Jules tells her therapist. Jules says sexting with “Tyler” was “genuinely the perfect intercourse I’ve ever had.” Throughout the episode, Jules fantasizes about having intercourse with “Tyler.” She admits, “I’m nonetheless in love with Tyler and I don’t know when that’s going to alter.” Jules by no means mentions Nate by identify, regardless that he’s technically Tyler. There’s one level within the fantasy when Nate does come into the image when Jules is having intercourse with “Tyler,” and he calls for Jules not to take a look at him.
A reveal on the finish of the episode provides new weight to Jules’ choice to run away. On the night time of the Halloween occasion, Jules overhears her dad discovering out that her mother’s been hospitalized after an overdose. As an alternative of sticking round, Jules simply goes to the occasion.
The ultimate moments of the episode trace at what’s to come back within the second season: extra Rue and Jules angst. Rue exhibits up at Jules’ place as she heads to go meet Ali. “I actually missed you,” Jules tells Rue. A timid Rue admits that she’s missed Jules. Jules apologizes to Rue for leaving. Rue will get visibly emotional and blames it on the vacations. Earlier than she will be able to the wave of emotion crash down, Rue tells Jules “Merry Christmas” and runs out the door. Jules is left devastated and crying because the rain pours outdoors. Seems, the second particular takes place earlier than the occasions of the primary particular. After going to see Jules, Rue will get excessive within the rest room earlier than sitting down to speak with Ali.
The First Particular Episode
The primary particular episode — titled “Hassle Don’t Final At all times” — dropped early on Dec. 4. The Christmas episode started with a dream the place Rue and Jules had been dwelling fortunately collectively and had no issues to fret about. Nonetheless, Rue discovered herself again in actuality in a short time. She met up with Ali at a diner to debate her relapse. Rue and Ali didn’t maintain again with one another throughout their emotional dialog.
At one level, Ali even requested Rue if she needed to get clear, and Rue mentioned she didn’t. Ali harassed to Rue, “The longer you utilize medication, the extra you’re going to lose.” Ali opened up about his household and what he’s misplaced as a consequence of his dependancy struggles. Rue confessed to Ali in probably the most devastating second of their complete dialog, “I simply don’t actually plan on being right here that lengthy.” On the finish of the episode, Ali drove Rue residence.
Euphoria’s creator and author, Sam Levinson, famous that Rue’s episode confirmed Rue’s “unreliability as a narrator” as a result of she’s “not all the time correct in her retelling of issues.” The second episode will discover the “different aspect to the story,” which is Jules’ perspective. The second episode’s premiere date is Jan. 24.
Again in March 2020, Euphoria’s official social media accounts shared a photograph from the primary official season 2 desk learn. Filming was anticipated to start, however the COVID-19 pandemic delayed most TV productions. Following the 2020 Emmys, HBO president Casey Bloys advised our sister website Deadline that Euphoria will probably start filming season 2 in “early 2021.”
With season 2 manufacturing not beginning till early 2021, meaning it should probably be late 2021 or early 2022 earlier than Euphoria season 2 premieres on HBO. The wait goes to be a protracted one, however will probably be value it.
Zendaya, who won the 2020 Emmy for Excellent Lead Actress in a Drama Sequence, will return as Rue in season 2. Members of the ensemble forged anticipated to return embrace Maude Apatow, Angus Cloud, Eric Dane, Alexa Demie, Jacob Elordi, Barbie Ferreira, Nika King, Storm Reid, Hunter Schafer, Algee Smith, and Sydney Sweeney.
When Euphoria’s social media account revealed a have a look at the season 2 desk learn, Zendaya and Angus had been pictured collectively. Along with Rue, fan-favorite Fezco will for positive be again within the second season.
Season 2 is anticipated so as to add some new faces to the combination. One actor that we all know for positive is becoming a member of season 2 is Kelvin Harrison Jr., who notably starred within the critically-acclaimed movie Waves. He revealed that he really needed to hitch the forged again in season 1.
“It was one thing that we had talked about for some time as a result of I needed to be on season 1 and issues didn’t actually go that manner,” he advised our sister website Variety. “Immediately, all the celebrities aligned and I received to be there. We did our first couple desk reads and so they had been superb.”
The Finish Of Season 1
Season 1 ended on a heartbreaking notice with Rue relapsing after Jules left on the practice. Rue determined to again out of working away with Jules, who begged Rue to come back along with her. In the meantime, Kat and Ethan lastly admitted their emotions for one another and received collectively on the winter formal.
Cassie received an abortion after getting pregnant with McKay’s child. In the meantime, Maddy determined to steal a DVD from Nate’s room, and that DVD may doubtlessly expose Nate’s dad. Keep in mind, Nate’s dad has a private porn assortment that Nate found as a toddler. What’s on the DVD was by no means proven, however Maddy watched it and seemed shocked at what she witnessed. On the college dance, Maddy and Nate broke up.
Don’t anticipate to see the Euphoria stars enjoying highschool college students for five seasons. “Nicely, [the characters] are in highschool, so there are solely so many seasons it will probably go,” Bloys advised our sister website TVLine. “There’s a time restrict.” He added: “There is no such thing as a set plan. However I don’t suppose you need 30-year-olds enjoying [high school students].”