With Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin in the acting cast, Grace and Frankie pleases the audience as a comedy and drama series in one wrapping. The original season premiere was arranged on May 8, 2015. There was no delay in the launch of the next installment on the home channel, as the second season release date was defined as May 6, 2016. The distributor is Netflix, precisely.
The series is a joint venture of Skydance Television and Okay Goodnight. Meanwhile, the immediate development is a challenge for storytellers named Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris.
Closer to the Plot
The series showcases the close-knit friendship of Grace Hanson and Frankie Bergstein. They have not been friends until one tragic event in their lives that happened when their spouses left them. On knowing that their beloved ones have been unfaithful to them, they start supporting each other both financially and emotionally. Together they decide to make a fresh start in their lives.
The excellent performances of the lead actresses serve only as one point in the list of multiple advantages of this dramedy that has contributed greatly to the prosperity. It is a scrupulously detailed and funny story about support, love, and life values. With the release of the second cycle, critics were united in considering the continuation even more confidently penned.
The ideas conveyed are poignant as you see and the consequence can be only the one – the revival of the story for new installments since it seems that the developers have much more materials to form it in a TV story.
Though their reviews are mixed, critics note that the producers have reached that so-not-ease-to-achieve balance between humor and sincerity.
As for exact figures, they are mostly high. On IMDb, the score constitutes 8.2 out of 10 while on Rotten Tomatoes, it is 83%.
Renewed for Another Run
As you know, even before the launch of the first new episode of cycle 2, the series was renewed for the next third installment. As the traditional launch timeframe is spring, we may expect the exposal of Grace and Frankie season 3 release date getting nearer to the close of the upcoming winter.
As the second season has been improved greatly in various aspects, we will wait for other heights taken by the team of producers in the third chapter. Stay tuned for the new season air date and other specifics on the dramedy.