HBO Sets ‘Girls’ Final Season, John Oliver and Pete Holmes’ 2017 Returns
Whether or not you’re ready to say goodbye to HBO’s Girls, the end is officially nigh. HBO has formally set a date for the final episodes of Lena Dunham’s twenty-something trials, along with a badly-needed return date for Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, and a premiere for Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes’ Crashing.
Per official confirmation, the sixth and final season of Girls will debut on Sunday, February 12 at 10:00 P.M., with Pete Holmes’ Crashing set to take the 10:30 slot on February 19. As to Last Week Tonight, following its memorable 2016 sendoff, John Oliver will be back to the desk on February 12 as well.
Girls Season 5 will feature The Americans star Matthew Rhys in an unknown role. as well as at least episode set in Florida, while so reads the synopsis for Crashing:
The show was created by and stars Pete Holmes as a standup comic who discovers that his wife is unfaithful, leading him to reevaluate his life amidst the New York City comedy scene. Artie Lange, Lauren Lapkus and T.J. Miller also star. Executive produced by Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes.
We’ll likely have trailers before long, but in the meantime, check out footage from all the new offerings in 2017, Girls and Crashing included.