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The Last Man on Earth: Season 2 (2015-2016)

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Critic Consensus: Season two of The Last Man on Earth brings a change of venue and renewed focus on the chemistry between Forte and Schaal, and may win back some viewers who were turned off in season one.

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Season 2 of this comedy series picks up right after last season's finale, with Phil (Will Forte) and Carol (Kristen Schaal) striking out on their own after Phil is banned from Tucson by the rest of the group. However, when Phil realizes that Carol misses her friends, he decides to risk his safety and return to Tucson. Meanwhile, Phil's astronaut brother, Mike Miller (Jason Sudeikis), attempts to descend to Earth from outer space without human aid.

Cast

Will Forte
as Phil Miller
Kristen Schaal
as Carol Pilbasian
January Jones
as Melissa Shart
Mark Boone Jr.
as Pat Brown
Jacob Tremblay
as Young Tandy
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Critic Reviews for The Last Man on Earth: Season 2

All Critics (12) | Top Critics (4)

Surprisingly, there's a lot of creative mileage to be had from poking at the genre without totally upending it.

September 28, 2015 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Forte - either by design all along or in reaction to Season 1 responses - consciously injects what was missing from Season 1 into the first two episodes of Season 2, but he does so without upsetting an alluring, already-established tone and world.

September 24, 2015 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

The show is often so clever that it should satisfy those who require only a morsel of heart (or none at all) in their entertainment.

April 12, 2016 | Full Review…

The show's original concept and the comedic sensibility of Forte, its series creator and star, give us confidence that the series will retain the funny, no matter which direction it ends up going.

September 28, 2015 | Full Review…

I can see this being a big turn off for a mainstream audience, but I love just how far they're going here with pushing the boundaries of a what you'd see in a half hour network sitcom.

September 28, 2015 | Rating: 8.8/10 | Full Review…

"Is There Anybody Out There?" very wisely returns to [its previous] mode, but with the added bonus of Phil having essentially turned Carol around to his ridiculous old way of living.

September 28, 2015 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Last Man on Earth: Season 2

KameronW.

Super Reviewer

½

Thanks to Forte and Schaal, the Last Man on Earth is packed with drama and excitement. Can be a little bit over the top sometimes but still worth watching if you enjoyed the first season.

SylvesterK.

Super Reviewer

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