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The Girlfriend Experience: Season 2 (2017)




Critic Consensus: The Girlfriend Experience reinvents itself from a character study into an ensemble piece, thoughtfully unpacking thorny aspects of sexuality and providing rigorous programming for viewers who want to be both challenged and titillated.


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Breaking with last season's format, the anthology series will follow two parallel stories each focusing on entirely new characters, relationships, plotlines and locations while exploring the price of intimacy and its emotional consequences. One storyline for the 14-episode scripted original series will be set in Washington, D.C. and the other, in New Mexico.


Riley Keough
as Christine Reade
Carmen Ejogo
as Bria Jones
Paul Sparks
as David Tellis
Anna Friel
as Erica Myles
Mary Lynn Rajskub
as Erin Roberts
Tunde Adebimpe
as Ian Olsen
Kate Lyn Sheil
as Avery Suhr
Louisa Krause
as Anna Garner
Amy Seimetz
as Annabel Reade
Harmony Korine
as Erin Roberts
Narges Rashidi
as Darya Esford
Michael Cram
as Mark Novak
Trevor Hayes
as Dennis Masterson
Matthew Bennett
as Steven Becker
Drew Nelson
as Matt Cusick
Emily Piggford
as Sandra Fuchs
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Critic Reviews for The Girlfriend Experience: Season 2

All Critics (19)

The Girlfriend Experience does exactly what it sets out to do: Chronicling these women either as aggressively as the world around them, like Kerrigan does, or with an open mind and unpredictable destination,

November 6, 2017 | Rating: A- | Full Review…

What's gratifying about this spotty and sometimes surreal Season 2 is that it's clear the show's creators want to push the boundaries of what they can do.

November 6, 2017 | Full Review…

I can almost understand Anna Friel's taking of a leading role this time round: it's gutsy, austerely shot, at some points sharply written. But it's also horrible.

March 13, 2018 | Full Review…

As if this season wasn't ambitious enough, The Girlfriend Experience's exploration of gender dynamics, sex work and power play force viewers to consider these issues at what could not be a more pivotal time.

December 14, 2017 | Full Review…

The most noticeable difference between the superb first season of The Girlfriend Experience and its equally excellent second season is a matter of structure and collaboration.

November 29, 2017 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

The Girlfriend Experience is still missing the same thing it desperately needed last year: a different perspective.

November 6, 2017 | Full Review…

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