Russian Doll: Season 2

Russian Doll: Season 2

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Natasha Lyonne returns to the Emmy-nominated, time-warping Netflix comedy series. Set four years after Nadia (Lyonne) and Alan (Charlie Barnett) escaped mortality’s time loop together, season two of Russian Doll will continue to explore existential thematics through an often humorous and sci-fi lens. More

Discovering a fate even worse than endless death, this season finds Nadia and Alan delving deeper into their pasts through an unexpected time portal located in one of Manhattan’s most notorious locations. At first they experience this as an ever-expanding, era-spanning, intergenerational adventure but they soon discover this extraordinary event might be more than they bargained for and, together, must search for a way out.

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2022Rating: 16USAUniversal Television, Paper Kite Productions, Jax Media, 3 Arts Entertainment
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Episodes

EPISODE 2.1

Nowhen

Nadia's 40th birthday is a few days away, and she's... More planning to celebrate it quietly with Alan. Then something really strange happens.

EPISODE 2.2

Coney Island Baby

While hopping around the city searching for missing Krugerrands, Nadia... More runs into a familiar face who lends her a hand.

EPISODE 2.3

Brain Drain

Nadia learns an intriguing fact about the family fortune that... More sends her on a quest for clues — and her situation takes a bizarre new turn.

EPISODE 2.4

Station to Station

Alan gets in touch with his roots in Berlin. On... More a trip to Budapest, Nadia and Maxine wind up at a mind-bending house party.

EPISODE 2.5

Exquisite Corpse

Nadia tracks down the stolen valuables and formulates a plan... More to secure her family's future. But she comes to a grim realization.

EPISODE 2.6

Schrödinger's Ruth

After the weirdest subway ride yet, Nadia navigates a puzzling... More predicament. Meanwhile, Alan desperately tries to find Nadia.

EPISODE 2.7

Matryoshka

On Nadia's birthday, she and Alan reunite in a familiar... More place. But they clash over how to handle the future (and the past).

Russian Doll: Season 2 | Reviews

Season two manages to take the show's winning blend of sci-fi strangeness and earnest humanity, and pull it successfully deeper into its own universe. It's a satisfyingly bonkers return for a show with a big heart.

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Variety

Variety

Season 2 tears itself (and Season 1’s perfect ending) apart, and finds something new...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Natasha Lyonne has delivered seven episodes that are more personal and take bigger intellectual risks than anything in the initial run.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

Season Two is no lazy rehash... In many ways, it’s more audacious in scope and themes.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Its rich, clever scenes are packed with wisecracks – and the mesmerising swagger of Natasha Lyonne...

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

(Lyonne) makes complexity look easy.

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News.com.au

News.com.au

It’s a much looser, less focused instalment, but one which still has something to say...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Delightful, dense, and thought-provoking.

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IndieWire

IndieWire

Season 2 ultimately suffers from a lack of momentum and misguided assembly.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Russian Doll continues to straddle the line between realist tragicomedy and run-of-the-mill sci-fi.

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Russian Doll: Season 2 | Release Details

Russian Doll: Season 2 is available to stream in the United Kingdom now on Netflix.