Barry: Season 2 (2019)

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Season 2
Barry

Critics Consensus

Barry follows up a pitch-perfect debut with a second season that balances darkness with comedy while steering clear of antihero overindulgence.

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Critic Ratings: 35

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Audience Score

User Ratings: 617
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Episodes

1
Air date: Mar 31, 2019
2
Air date: Apr 7, 2019
3
Air date: Apr 14, 2019
4
Air date: Apr 21, 2019
5
Air date: Apr 28, 2019
6
Air date: May 5, 2019
7
Air date: May 12, 2019
8
Air date: May 19, 2019

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Cast

Bill Hader
as Barry
Henry Winkler
as Gene Cousineau
Stephen Root
as Fuches
Anthony Carrigan
as NoHo Hank
Cameron Britton
as Detective Charlie Simmer
Michael Irby
as Cristobal
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Critic Reviews for Barry Season 2

All Critics (35) | Top Critics (13)

It sounds like a precious premise. But great work from Hader and Henry Winkler as his acting teacher elevates the story to something that stuck with me stubbornly all year.

Sep 12, 2019 | Full Review…
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Top Critic

Barry is dark but hilarious and a worthy binge ahead of a third season.

Jul 26, 2019 | Full Review…

Barry's mission isn't to bust all the stereotypes it encounters, but the ones it bothers to dismantle have yielded such ingenuity and charm that it's a shame the show doesn't think just a little bigger.

Apr 12, 2019 | Full Review…
Top Critic

In its second season, Barry is sadder, with the gap between its madcap Chechen gangster plots and interludes of moral reckoning proving even more yawning.

Apr 1, 2019 | Full Review…

The darkness and light play perfectly off each other, creating yet another fascinating and hilarious season, and one determined to be true to its own twisted identity.

Mar 26, 2019 | Rating: A- | Full Review…
Top Critic

Barry is a mashup of action-adventure and sitcom and with a brilliant inevitability, its male protagonist is a super-competent badass emotionally hamstrung doofus.

Aug 22, 2019 | Full Review…

'Barry' continues to freeze our blood and our smiles. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 30, 2019 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

And so another exceptional season of Barry comes to a close with an appropriately explosive ending.

May 20, 2019 | Full Review…

It is easily the best show streaming right now. Jump right in.

May 6, 2019 | Full Review…

Season 2 had its problems, but astounding sequences like that suggest new evolutions ahead. Barry can't change, but I hope Barry does.

May 21, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Barry: Season 2

  • 17h ago
    Unsuprisingly lived up to the standards of the pilot season and with added humour. I love it.
  • 2d ago
    Steps it up a notch from season 1 and season 2 is better
  • 3d ago
    I need more of this show!
  • 4d ago
    Bill Hader is great in the role. Well written storyline and production throughout. One of the best shows around.
  • Sep 13, 2019
    Weak compaired to S1.
  • Sep 13, 2019
    While I enjoyed much of Season 1, Season 2 was such an unstoppable roller coaster, I ended up binge-watching the whole thing tonight. I'd call it and everyone involved "brilliant," but right now I'm too out of breath to trust my judgment.
  • Sep 12, 2019
    A lot darker than the first season
  • Sep 11, 2019
    What an amazing show!! Everyone is doing a great job there and ending of Season 2 is just PERFECT!!!!!!! Can't wait for the third season!!
  • Sep 10, 2019
    Love this show. Very refreshing and hilarious. A must watch series.
  • Sep 09, 2019
    Like candy's (J'ai vraiment aimer) !

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