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Great News: Season 2 (2018)




Critic Consensus: Great News avoids a sophomore slump thanks to its hilarious cast and the welcome onscreen addition of series creator Tina Fey.


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A mother interns at her daughter's workplace, a cable-news network, in this comedy that explores mother-daughter relationships.


Briga Heelan
as Katie Wendelson
Tina Fey
as Diana St. Tropez
Reid Scott
as Jeremy
Jim Rash
as Fenton Pelt
Tim Meadows
as Attorney
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Critic Reviews for Great News: Season 2

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (5)

It's a funny show, but it's working through some growing pains, trying to find its voice and figure out its cast chemistry, which, to be fair, it took 30 Rock about a season to do as well.

December 27, 2017 | Full Review…

There are enough laughs to match the talent involved. The well-utilized cast is charming, the writing a bit sharper, and, oddly enough, the arcs feel more original.

September 29, 2017 | Rating: B | Full Review…

While the writing has its moments of brilliance, as a whole the show feels stagnant.

December 27, 2017 | Full Review…

Most things get significantly better when you add Tina Fey to them. So it makes sense that adding the 30 Rock alum to the Season 2 cast of NBC's Great News takes an already-fun sitcom and elevates it about a bazillion notches.

September 29, 2017 | Full Review…

Tina Fey puts a little more juice in her "Great News" (NBC, 9:30 p.m.) by joining the cast as a tough new executive and just like that the series moves from cute to genuinely funny...

September 28, 2017 | Full Review…

... the show is a fitting successor to the series that appears to have inspired it-fast and funny and appealingly strange, especially now that it's past the scene-setting of Season 1.

September 28, 2017 | Full Review…

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