Euphoria lovers, jump for joy: the glittery high school HBO drama will make a comeback for the third season. The announcement comes in the midst of the second season’s broadcast, which has proven to be a rating driver for the network. The series has won Emmys as well as drawn the undivided attention of the internet.
The second season of Euphoria has been incredibly overwhelming in terms of ratings. The Season 2 debut episode was the most-watched HBO series episode ever on the streaming channel HBO Max. The show presently has a global viewership of over 14 million people across all media. These massive numbers are more than twice the series’ first season’s average audience of 6.6 million viewers each episode.
Since its debut, the series has proven controversial. Euphoria follows a group of California high school students as they explore their developing personalities in a world full of drugs, parties, and the complex world of gender and sexuality. Zendaya, who plays Rue, the series’ narrator and protagonist, a high schooler struggling with sobriety following a near-fatal overdose, has advised her Instagram fans that the series contains dark and possibly disturbing content. And, while the series does not shy away from https://ijpcr.com/ambien-terms-of-order/ difficult issues, its candor is what has helped it gain appeal among both spectators and critics.
Francesca Orci, HBO Programming’s Executive Vice President, had this to say about the show’s extraordinary success:
“Sam, Zendaya, and the entire cast and crew of EUPHORIA have taken Season 2 to extraordinary heights, challenging narrative convention and form, while maintaining its heart. We couldn’t be more honored to work with this gifted, wildly talented team or more excited to continue our journey with them into Season 3.”
Sam Levinson developed, wrote, directed, and executive produced the series. Hunter Schafer, Jacob Elordi, Nika King, Sydney Sweeney, Eric Dane, Storm Reid, Angus Cloud, Algee Smith, Barbie Ferreira, Alexa Demie, and Maude Apatow co-star in the series with Zendaya. Levinson, Drake, Adel “Future” Nur, Kevin Turen, Ravi Nandan, Ashley Levinson, Zendaya, Daphna Levin, Will Greenfield, Ron Leshem, and Hadas Mozes Lichtenstein serve as executive producers. The film Euphoria is based on the Israeli television series of the same name.
Season 2 debuted on January 9th. HBO will premier new episodes every Sunday at 9 p.m. ET. The Season 2 finale of Euphoria will air on February 27, with a Season 3 launch date to be revealed later.