HBO has set a Halloween Eve premiere date for the second episode of HBO’s Emmy award-winning series The white lotus, by Mike White. The seven-episode series debuts Sunday, October 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on HBO and will be available for streaming on HBO Max.
Hawaii’s premiere episode comes from the Emmy series of 10 wins out of 20 nominations, including Outstanding Limited of Anthology Series, the most wins of any program this year.
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Season 2 goes to Italy. Set in an exclusive Sicilian resort, it follows the exploits of various guests and employees over a week.
Emmy winner Jennifer Coolidge returns for Season 2, along with new cast members F. Murray Abraham, Adam DiMarco, Beatrice Grannò, Meghann Fahy, Jon Gries, Tom Hollander, Sabrina Impacciatore, Michael Imperioli, Theo James, Aubrey Plaza, Haley Lu Richardson , Will Sharpe, Simona Tabasco and Leo Woodall.
The white lotus was created, written and directed by White, and executive produced by White, David Bernad and Mark Kamine.
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The white lotus Season 2 characters:
F. Murray Abraham as BERT DI GRASSO – Visiting Sicily with his son, Dominic (Michael Imperioli), and grandson, Albie (Adam DiMarco), Bert becomes vulnerable but still sees himself as masculine and capable.
Jennifer Coolidge as TANYA MCQUOID-HUNT – A wealthy, unstable woman, traveling with her husband, Greg (Jon Gries), and assistant, Portia (Haley Lu Richardson).
Adam DiMarco as ALBIE DI GRASSO – Dominic’s (Michael Imperioli) son and Bert’s (F. Murray Abraham) grandson, Albie is a sweet and observant student, often serving as his family’s peacekeeper.
Meghann Fahy as DAPHNE BABCOCK – A stay-at-home mom visiting Italy with her husband, Cameron (Theo James), and another couple, Ethan (Will Sharpe) and Harper (Aubrey Plaza).
Jon Gries as GREG – Tanya’s (Jennifer Coolidge) husband, who is unhappy that her assistant has been invited to their romantic getaway.
Beatrice Grannò as MIA – A Sicilian local, Mia is a talented singer looking for her big break.
Tom Hollander as QUENTIN – an English expat, on holiday with his friends and his cousin, Jack (Leo Woodall).
Sabrina Impacciatore as VALENTINA – The passionate, dedicated manager in charge of the White Lotus resort in Taormina, who expects perfection from her staff.Read:Tim Allen slammed over joke mocking Joe Biden
Michael Imperioli as DOMINIC DI GRASSO – A Hollywood producer who visits Sicily with his elderly father, Bert (F. Murray Abraham), and his post-graduate son, Albie (Adam DiMarco), to explore their ancestral roots.
Theo James as CAMERON BABCOCK – A hugely successful businessman from a wealthy family, Cameron is on vacation with his wife Daphne (Meghann Fahy), his college roommate, Ethan (Will Sharpe), and Ethan’s wife, Harper (Aubrey Plaza).
Aubrey Plaza as HARPER SPILLER – Harper and Ethan (Will Sharpe) are rich only after her husband achieves professional success and visit Italy with Ethan’s roommate, Cameron (Theo James), and Cameron’s wife, Daphne (Meghann Fahy).
Haley Lu Richardson as PORTIA – Portia, a small-town girl who has just graduated, travels with her boss, Tanya (Jennifer Coolidge), in the hope of adventure.
Will Sharpe as ETHAN SPILLER – After recently striking professional success, Ethan and his wife, Harper
(Aubrey Plaza), are invited on a vacation to Italy with his roommate, Cameron (Theo James), and Cameron’s wife, Daphne (Meghann Fahy).
Simona Tabasco as LUCIA – a Sicilian local who visits the White Lotus resort in search of work and opportunities among its wealthy clients.
Leo Woodall as JACK – a magnetic dude who stays with his uncle, Quentin (Tom Hollander) at The White Lotus.