Dark Comedy Series "Get Shorty" Returns for Season Two on Epix
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Season Premiere Sunday, August 12 at 9 PM ET/PT on EPIX
In season two, Miles Daly (Chris O’Dowd) struggles to reconcile his ambitions as a filmmaker and a family man with his skill set as a career criminal. His progress in Hollywood is jeopardized when the washed-up producer (Ray Romano) with whom he partnered in season one agrees to wear a Federal wire. Miles faces off with criminal financiers and with a Hollywood power-broker who could be the most dangerous of all.
The season opening episode, "And What Have We Learned?," Following the events of season one, Miles Daly is in a dark place, working on a new project while anxiously awaiting the first cut of The Admiral’s Mistress. Rick Moreweather, leading a double life, comforts Amara when business goes south.
The cast is led by Screen Actors Guild Award® and BAFTA TV Award nominee O’Dowd (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, The Sapphires, Bridesmaids) and multiple Emmy® winner Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond,Men of a Certain Age, Parenthood).
The series also stars Sean Bridgers (Rectify, Room), Carolyn Dodd (The Adventures of Catty Wompus), Lidia Porto(Horrible Bosses 2), Goya Robles (11:55), Megan Stevenson (Review), and Lucy Walters (Power). Sarah Stiles (I’m Dying Up Here, Unsane) returns in season two and has been upped to series regular, and Felicity Huffman(Transamerica, Desperate Housewives) is joining the cast as a recurring guest star. Additional recurring guest stars include Isaac Keys (The Oath), Steven Weber (Wings), Andrew Leeds (Bones), Amy Seimetz (Stranger Things),Sonya Walger (The Catch) and Alex Sawyer (House of Anubis).