Girls and Enlightened Second Season NewsIf you’re ready for more Girls and/or Enlightened, you have a bit of a wait in store. HBO announced they’ll be bringing back both shows for their second seasons, however not until January 2013. Both Girls and Enlightened will have 10 episode season twos.
Enlightened stars and is executive produced by Laura Dern and Mike White. White also writes and directs the show which follows “an ambitious executive at a global conglomerate who returns to her fractured life after a humiliating public breakdown, determined to lead a more enlightened existence. But her newfound noble intentions only ratchet up the drama, wreaking unexpected havoc on those around her.”
Dern picked up a Golden Globe in the Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical for her work on season one.
Girls – created, executive produced, and starring Lena Dunham – earned five Emmy nominations this year. The series “takes a comic look at the assorted humiliations and rare triumphs of a group of girls in their early 20s.” The cast also includes Jemima Kirke, Allison Williams, Zosia Mamet, Adam Driver and Alex Karpovsky.