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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. Tina Fey is an executive producer.


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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