Divorce: Season 2 (2018)

SEASON:

Season 2
Divorce

Critics Consensus

Divorce is thankfully less acrimonious in a sophomore season that smartly slackens on the series' bitterness while tapping into its stars' formidable comedic talents.

83%

TOMATOMETER

Critic Ratings: 12

78%

Audience Score

User Ratings: 49
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Episodes

1
Air date: Jan 14, 2018
2
Air date: Jan 21, 2018
3
Air date: Jan 28, 2018
4
Air date: Feb 4, 2018
5
Air date: Feb 11, 2018
6
Air date: Feb 18, 2018
7
Air date: Feb 25, 2018
8
Air date: Mar 4, 2018

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In the aftermath of their explosive separation, Frances (Sarah Jessica Parker) and Robert (Thomas Haden Church) are learning to rebuild their lives independently, even as they stay entangled through their kids and mutual friends. Focusing on careers, new relationships and finding ways to be happy again, they learn that pursuing the next chapter will be more complicated than they imagined.

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Critic Reviews for Divorce Season 2

All Critics (12) | Top Critics (5)

Church's performance is thoroughly touching as Robert.

Feb 26, 2018 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Sarah Jessica Parker's return to HBO has a bit sunnier and less technical approach this time around.

Dec 27, 2017 | Full Review…
Top Critic

The cast all knows how to pull their weight, but its a strain. The writing gives them few things to grasp up on to elevate the show.

Oct 29, 2018 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Sarah Jessica Parker-fronted HBO dramedy is still perceptive and witty, but season two's sense of relief feels unearned.

Jan 17, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

"Divorce" (HBO, 9 p.m.), written by Susan Horgan of "Catastrophe," has made Thomas Haden Church and Sarah Jessica Parker into nuanced and knowing comic actors...

Jan 16, 2018 | Full Review…

After all of these highs and lows, it's encouraging to see Frances pop a bottle of Champagne, chug a little bit right out of the bottle, and saunter past the tear-inducing trampoline.

Jan 16, 2018 | Full Review…

It's nice how nebulous the show kicked off this season, even though the non-reaction to that dramatic event that ended season one is a bit anticlimactic.

Jan 16, 2018 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

For some of us it's a little too real to be funny.

Jan 12, 2018 | Rating: 8.8/10 | Full Review…

But it enables Divorce to show how these characters, like a lot of us, repeat the same patterns over and over again no matter who our partners are.

Mar 5, 2018 | Full Review…

Perhaps the new showrunner, Jenny Bicks, has realised that we can bear even less reality than we used to, now that it presses in on us on all sides like never before every time we look at a screen or read a headline.

Feb 28, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
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Audience Reviews for Divorce: Season 2

  • Aug 25, 2019
    Molly Shannon, she is fabbbbulous! Loved her character/lines in the first series.
  • Mar 12, 2018
    Great cast, great show. Wish there were more episodes per season.

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