Hand in hand with HBO Max, the streaming platform that arrived in Latin America in June 2021, there were several launches. Among them, a comedy that was not so talked about but that received the go-ahead to be renewed.
With the number of streaming platforms out there, like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO Max Y Disney+/Star+ like the best known, it is very difficult to keep track of the number of premieres that there are or to keep up with the series and movies. For this reason, it can happen as with one of the 2021 releases that went somewhat unnoticed but that will return in February with its second season, after being renewed in June.
It is a comedy called Starstruck, which debuted on April 26, 2021 and stars Rose Mafeo Y Nikesh Patel. The series (which was created by the Mafeo) centers on a millennial living in London who has two crummy jobs that help her get by from day to day. Everything will change forever when she wakes up in bed next to a movie star, which will result in complications in her routine.
Among the renowned stars appears Minnie Driver (Good Will Hunting), but what helped Starstruck was renewed was the work of Mafeo. “Rose is an exciting talent whose international stardom is on the rise”assured Jennifer Kim, vice president of international original content for HBO Max. The first installment consisted of six half-hour episodes.
In their social networks, Mafeo anticipated the arrival of the second season next month with a photo in which he is also Nikesh Patel. The new installment will also be made up of 6 episodes in total and everything indicates that it will resume with the protagonists practically living together, understanding that they cannot live without each other. Russell Tovey (Years and years) will be one of the additions to the cast of this production of HBO Max.
The HBO Max show that arrived this Thursday
For subscribers of HBO Max, this Thursday a new series from the world of DC which is presented as a continuation of the suicide squad. Is about Peacemaker, created and developed by James Gunn with the prominence of John Cena. The story focuses on the adventures of this antihero who is released again on the condition that he help the government in a covert operation to destroy a group of people known as “The fireflies”. You can already see the first three episodes, of the eight that there will be in total.