Filming of season two of Sex/Life has concluded and will be available on Netflix in 2023. We’ll be keeping you posted on all the latest production developments, casting announcements, trailer releases, and Netflix release dates as soon as we have them in this preview for season two. Sex/Life is a romantic comedy sitcom that became very popular online in the summer of 2021 due to its explicit content. Without a doubt, millions of people around the world saw the unexpected “gift” of summer. Stacy Rukeyser, who previously served as producer on Twisted and UnREAL, is the creator of the series.
Sex/Life Season 2 Status Updates on Netflix
In August 2021, it was reported that Netflix has quietly renewed Sex/Life. It’s no surprise that the show was renewed, thanks to a particular scene that caused quite a stir online. Sex/Life has been watched for 282.1 million hours in the Netflix global top ten list. Here’s a breakdown of how the show charted in the top ten (note we missed the first week of broadcast as Netflix’s data is only up to June 27).
From June 27 to July 4, 2021, 86,730,000 hours viewed (L)
69,860,000 (-19%) from July 4, 2021 to July 11, 2021 Broadcast Hours (M)
From July 11 to July 18, 2021, 45,000,000 (-36%). Hours Viewed (M)
Between July 18 and July 25, 2021, 31,200,000 (-31%). Hours Viewed (M)
Between July 25, 2021 and August 1, 2021, 21,620,000 (-31%). Hours Viewed (M)
Between August 1, 2021 and August 8, 2021, 15,500,000 (-28%) Watch Hours (M)
12,000,000 (-21%) from August 8 to August 15, 2021 Broadcast Hours (M)
Sex/Life is the fourth best-performing Netflix Original series of 2021 and the best-performing British Original series of the year, according to FlixPatrol top ten data. Only Squid Game, Money Heist, and Lupine perform better than Sex/Life. Nielsen estimates that the first season in the United States had over 449 million minutes watched.
Who will be returning to the cast of Sex/Life in season two?
There will no doubt be a lot of actors from the first season. Naturally, Sarah Shahi, Mike Vogel, and Adam Demos, the actors who starred in Netflix’s most intriguing love triangle, will return. Mike Vogel, Margaret Odette, Phoenix Reich, Jonathan Sadowski, Li Jun Li, and Amber Goldfarb.
We also find out who will be appearing in Sex/Life season 2 in late February 2022:
Wallis Day (known for playing Kate Kane in Batwoman and Agent Shin in Infinite) will play Gigi.
Craig Bierko (known as UnREAL) will play Mick.
Dylan Bruce (who starred in Orphan Black and Midnight, Texas) will play Spencer.
Darius Homayoun (known as Amir in Succession and Peyman in Apple TV+’s Tehran) will play Majid.
Cleo Anthony (featured on Divergent, Transparent and NCIS) plays Thurs.
When will Sex/Life Season 2 be available on Netflix?
According to Production Weekly issue #1276, filming will begin on February 7, 2022. Filming will last a few weeks before concluding on April 29, 2022. According to the Canadian Directors’ Guild, post-production on the show will last until June 17. and voting posts (things like ADR) will run through the end of October 2022. Danielle Statuto, the series editor, announced on Instagram on May 10 that she is editing the season finale of Sex/Life season 2. Stacy Rukeyser tweeted in September 2022 that they dubbed the series in “18 languages, adding 4 from season 1”.
As of now, no release date or window has been announced. Some have speculated that the show will return in late 2022, but considering we now have a schedule for December 2022, we can safely assume that Sex/Life won’t be returning until 2023.