Pete Davidson’s Peacock bid “Bupkis” has been renewed for a 2nd season.
The semi-autobiographical bid stars Davidson arsenic himself arsenic he attempts to activity done unsocial family dynamics and nan complexities of fame to shape meaningful relationships. Edie Falco and Joe Pesci besides star. Season 1 impermanent stars included Machine Gun Kelly, Steve Buscemi, Charlamagne Tha God, Al Gore andJohn Mulaney, among others.
Davidson writes nan bid pinch showrunner Judah Miller arsenic good arsenic Dave Sirus. All 3 service arsenic executive producers alongside Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer and Erin David. Universal Television is nan studio, and Michaels’ Broadway Video produces.
“Pete Davidson is simply a once-in-a-generation talent, and what he created pinch nan first play of ‘Bupkis’ perfectly blew america away,” said Susan Rovner, president of intermezo contented astatine NBCUniversal Television and Streaming. “Pete has nan uncommon expertise to make you laughter retired large pinch his unfiltered marque of comedy, and past tear up pinch his earthy and honorable vulnerability. We could not beryllium much proud to proceed connected this travel pinch Pete, Lorne Michaels, Broadway Video, and our partners astatine Universal Television for a 2nd play arsenic we proceed to bolster Peacock’s drama slate.”
“Pete, Lorne and nan full ‘Bupkis’ squad took audiences connected a chaotic and emotionally captivating escapade successful Season 1; from family weddings to drug-fueled roadworthy trips to lonely holidays connected set, these authentic, outrageous, and emotionally candid escapades gave viewers nan good, nan bad and nan existent that comes pinch stardom,” said Erin Underhill, president of Universal Television. “We are grateful to Peacock for their support, and can’t hold to erstwhile again climb wrong nan imaginative mind of Pete Davidson for play two.”