The White Lotus season 2 has finally started airing on 30 October 2022. Even though, The White Lotus was intended as a limited six part series but considering the higher ratings and fans love, HBO ordered another season for the series.
This American comedy drama television series is created, directed, and written by Mike White. First season premiered in 2021 was awarded with ten awards in the limited series categories and also become the most-awarded series at the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Now, a second season of the anthology series is premiering. If you have an HBO MAX subsription then you can watch the new episodes otherwise you need to take a subsription to the network.
Where was The White Lotus Season 2 filmed?
Season 2 of The White Lotus was filmed at Four Seasons San Domenica Palace in Taormina, Messina, Sicily, Italy inside south-western Europe. Principal photography began on 28 Feb 2022 inside Sicily and wrapped up on 21 September 2022, according to a report from Deadline.
Variety reported on 20 Jan 2022 that the highly anticipated Mike White’s The White Lotus season 2 is set in Sicily, the capital city of Italy.
One of the crew member informed that the team is utilizing a four seasons Hotel once again in place of the luxury chain of White Lotus Hotels, that hotel was San Domenico Palace that is located in Taormina.
Taormina is a municipality in the metropolitan city of Messina which is quite famous for tourism. It has Greek roman theatre. medieval streets, and mediterranean atmosphere. The town is also knonwn for the Teatro Antico di Taormina.
The team begin the production on 28 February 2022 of The White Lotus season 2 inside the San Domenico Palace that is full of luxury stuff and expensive things. It has refined rooms, flat-screens, private pools, and 24×7 room service.
First season of white Lotus was filmed in Maui and Hawaiian resort but this time a European location was utilized for filming purposes. An Italian luxury hotel was used as the filming location where most of the filming of the show took place.
The filming wraps in summer 2022 in the luxury resort and after that, the production team moved to Lumina to finish some remaining scenes and eventually wrapped up on 21 September 2022. The team utilize the four sound stages offered by Lumina and Cinecitta Studio.
The White Lotus Season 2 Cast
- Jennifer Coolidge as Tanya McQuoid-Hunt, who reprises her role from Hawaii
- F. Murray Abraham as Bert Di Grasso, Dominic’s elderly father
- Aubrey Plaza as Harper Spiller, a woman on vacation with her husband Ethan and friends
- Will Sharpe as Ethan Spiller, Harper’s husband
- Haley Lu Richardson as Portia, a young woman working for Tanya
- Tom Hollander as Quentin, an English expat travelling with his friends and nephew
- Simona Tabasco as Lucia, a local girl
- Theo James as Cameron Babcock, Daphne’s husband
- Sabrina Impacciatore as Valentina, manager of the White Lotus in Sicily
- Beatrice Grannò as Mia, a local girl
- Michael Imperioli as Dominic Di Grasso, a man travelling with his father Bert and son Albie
- Adam DiMarco as Albie Di Grasso, Dominic’s son, a recent college graduate
- Meghann Fahy as Daphne Babcock, Cameron’s wife
The dark humor series follows a group of vacationers who are settling in a White Lotus Property temporarily among its inhabitants. The White Lotus Season 2 is among the list of best TV shows to watch in November 2022 with The Good Nurse, The Banshees of Inisherin, My Policeman, Smile, The Midnight Club, Hellraiser, Tickets to Paradise, The Watcher, Luckiest Girl Alive, etc.