Steven Soderbergh’s ‘The Girlfriend Experience’ To Feature Parallel Storylines In Season 2

Starz’s singular series The Girlfriend Experience, executive constructed by Steven Soderbergh and Philip Fleishman, is violation with final season’s format and will underline dual together storylines in a arriving second season.

Each will be written, destined and executive constructed by Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz, who served as writers, directors and executive producers on deteriorate one. Jeff Cuban, Andrew Fierberg (Secretary, My Art) and Adele Romanski (Moonlight) will also executive produce. The new deteriorate will concentration wholly new characters, relationships, plotlines and locations while exploring a cost of cognisance and a romantic consequences. One storyline for a 14-episode scripted anthology array will be set in Washington, D.C. and a other, in New Mexico.

Kerrigan’s storyline is set opposite a backdrop of a guileful change of dim income in a arriving 2018 U.S. mid-term elections, where all and everybody has a price. This territory marks an astonishing and formidable attribute between Erica Myles, a autocratic and strong-willed financial executive of a Republican super PAC, and Anna Greenwald, a assured and intelligent GFE provider during a tip of her game. Anna Friel (“Broken,” “Marcella,” “Pushing Daisies”) will execute Erica Myles and Louisa Krause (“Billions,” “Blue Bloods,” “The Flick”) will play Anna Greenwald.

Seimetz‘ storyline follows Bria Jones, played by Carmen Ejogo (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Selma, “Zero Hours) . After finding unfortunate information about a unchanging client, Jones is forced to immigrate to a remote plcae in New Mexico. Unable to shake her enterprise for unsure relations and a finer things in life, Bria navigates her new poverty-stricken and surreal existence by combining eerily insinuate transactional relationships. While Bria’s ghosts from a past continue to haunt, her new connectors with group redefine a definition of a Girlfriend Experience.

“It was always a goal to change a star each season, though Amy and Lodge have cranked adult a ambition, scope, and complexity of a uncover by formulating dual storylines even some-more provocative and confrontational than final year’s. I’m as vehement as a Swedish chairman is authorised to get,” Soderbergh said.