the Fairfax gang will be back for a second season. Prime Video has announced that the adult animated comedy will return to our screens on June 10; the next sophomore season will premiere with all eight episodes. The digital platform has also released a new teaser video to accompany the release date announcement.
Prime Video’s new clip features a viral Fettuccine BBQ, the return of the show’s hilarious pigeons and an appearance by Guy Fieri. Although played for laughs, the teaser builds on the show’s established philosophy of exploring the pursuit of identity and relevance in an ever-changing digital world.
Fairfax follows a quartet of college kids – Dale, Truman, Derica and Benny – as they seek popularity, influence and individuality on Fairfax Avenue in Los Angeles. The TV show also leans heavily on Hypebeast culture and nostalgia to make its mark, tackling plenty of familiar beats and coming-of-age comedy experiences. FairfaxThe bold take on familiar themes puts it in good company, joining a host of positively-reviewed anime shows on Prime Video. This includes Invincible, Vox Machina, and The Boys Presents: Devilish, to name a few.
The animated comedy has an all-star voice cast that has Skyler Gisondo, Kiersey Clemons, Peter S. Kim, and Jaboukie Young-White taking center stage. The second season has also racked up an impressive cast list which includes Fieri, Billy Porter, Zoey Deutch, Camila Mendes, Yvette Nicole Brown, Annie Murphy, Ben Schwartz, Michael Rooker, Edi Patterson, Rob Delaney, David Strathairn, Pamela Adlon, and John Leguizamo.
The comedy show was critically acclaimed when it was released in October 2021. It was applauded as clever, hilarious, and an accurate critique of the trend-obsessed culture rampant today. It has also been hailed as clever, timely and relevant satire. The upcoming second season is set to revisit these established themes as viewers follow the shenanigans, struggles, and adventures of the show’s main characters.
Here is the official synopsis of FairfaxSeason 2 of:
The mob is back for more fun in season two of this irreverent animated comedy that follows the misadventures of four college kids trying to earn their place in the culture. It’s a modern take on the timeless struggle to fit in and stand out, cling to your ride-or-die squad, and embrace your first crush – which may or may not be the AI.
Fairfax was created by longtime friends Matthew Hausfater, Aaron Buchsbaumand Teddy Riley. All three serve as executive producers alongside Peter A. Knight, Jon Zimelis, Jason U. Nadler, Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, and Ben Kalina. Artist and animator, A thugis also on board as a consulting producer alongside pop culture/internet media and clothing brand Pizzaslime.
The second season for Fairfax will debut on June 10 on Prime Video. Check out the new trailer below:
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