The Kominsky Method is one of the latest comedy series to arrive on Netflix. While the series has been very popular among fans, this hasn’t stopped shows from being pulled before. Remain calm, however, as Netflix has given the Golden Globe winner another season set to arrive likely later this year. Here are all the details on the show’s renewal, how it’s done with critics and when we’re expecting season 2 to arrive.
Comedies on Netflix have been very hit and miss. Like marmite, many of these shows have been either loved or hated, hence why some have seen the ax. As for The Kominsky Method, many fans will be hoping to see a second season and for us at What’s on Netflix think the loveable and charming series deserves a second season.
Season one of The Kominsky Method follows retired actor and acting coach Sandy Kominsky with his friend and agent Norman Newlander. In his youth, Sandy was a renowned actor but now he teaches at his very own studio known as “The Kominsky Method.” While teaching Sandy falls in love with one of his students but is lacking in skills to even make a relationship work. As for Norman, sadly his wife passed away to which he struggles to deal with her death and his drug-addled daughter.
The Kominsky Method Season 2 Renewal Status
Official renewal status: Officially Renewed (last updated: 01/18/2018)
The Kominsky Method will be returning for a second season! On January 17th, 2019 the show got its official announcement.
Of course, the show was one of the big success for Netflix at the Golden Globes. The series was the only TV show from Netflix to gain an award at the ceremony. Soon after, Netflix expressed its interest in renewing the show and said that they were in discussions with Warner Brother (the production company behind the show) to get the second season greenlit.
The renewal came alongside a behind the scenes video where the two main stars of the show discuss the show’s impact.
Are fans wanting a second season?
Oh definitely. Many fans have taken to Twitter to express their wish for a second season.
The Kominsky Method has a respectable 8.4 out of 10 with fans posting their thoughts on IMDb and also has a 78% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes.
Grace & Frankie + Grumpy Old Men = The Kominsky Method
Looking forward to season 2
— Lena Lazyeye (@LenaLazyeye) November 21, 2018
@netflix LOVED the Kominsky Method – hope there is a Season 2
— Emerald Greetings (@EmeraldGreeting) November 19, 2018
@netflix #KominskyMethod just binged the entire season and was mesmerized. #MichaelDouglas #AlanArkin you were both brilliant. Bring on Season 2!
— Daphne Prator (@AZFieldTripMom) November 18, 2018
If, like me, you love Curb Your Enthusiasm, check out The Kominsky Method on Netflix. Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin in fine form. Binged over three days & now waiting for season 2. Please @netflix? pic.twitter.com/E9D9Zh5hFZ
— Justin Kings (@newsleader) November 21, 2018
Safe to say it’s in demand!
When will Season 2 of The Kominsky Method be on Netflix?
Comedy shows don’t take as long to film as other shows but Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin have busy schedules. So the filming schedule may entirely depend on what the outlook is for them in the coming year. Now that the show has been renewed it’s just the question of when production begins.
With that said, we’re currently expecting season 2 of The Kominsky Method to arrive on Netflix in either late 2019 or early 2020.
Are you looking forward to a second season of The Kominsky Method? Let us know in the comments below!