The second season of “The Bear,” the award-winning comedy-drama that was among the best-received series last year for its engaging and fast-paced tale of a young chef trying to get the Italian sandwich joint he used to run up and running. his brother, will arrive on the Star+ streaming platform on August 23.
Actor Jeremy Allen White puts himself in the shoes of Carmen «Carmy» Berzatto, who arrives with her outstanding career as an employee in high-class restaurants to her native Chicago to take over her brother «Mikey» (Jon Bernthal) business, The Original Beef, after his suicide.
With a messy and somewhat rebellious crew, a dilapidated kitchen, and deep debt, the leading man tries his best to run it efficiently and to his own standards, and now, with newcomer chef Sydney (Ayo Edebiri) and Richie (Ebon Moss-Bachrach), his longtime friend, will seek to take the place to another level.
Throughout the ten half-hour episodes that make up this new installment, each of the characters in the strip created by Christopher Storer will go through a personal transformation.with a complete remodel forcing them to face their pasts and their futures, and more than ever they will have to learn to compromise and work together to overcome the bureaucratic madness of permits and builders and the creation of a whole new menu.
Among these challenges, they will find the most difficult for this unique group: customer service, an aspect of the business that none of them get along with but which, in the end, will teach them what it means to be at the service of both customers as themselves.
Abby Elliot, Lionel Boyce, Liza Colón-Zayas, Matty Matheson, Edwin Lee Gibson, Oliver Platt and Molly Gordon complete the cast of “El oso”, whose first season premiered last year and won awards at the television union awards. Writers and Producers Awards of America and Film Independent Spirits, while White won Best Actor in a Comedy Series at the Critics’ Choice Awards, Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild awards.