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Avenue 5 Ep.2: What to Expect

January 20, 2020
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Armando Iannucci’s ‘Avenue 5’ premiered this week and set the ball rolling on another promising television comedy expected to mirror the success of the Scottish filmmaker. The show is a sci-fi satire and attempts to derive its humor by parodying space travel fiction.

The show follows the crew and passengers of a touristic spaceship, Avenue 5 captained by Ryan Clark (Hugh Laurie). The ship experiences a malfunction which leads to its flight duration to be increased significantly, forcing all the characters to get along with each other.

When is Avenue 5 Episode 2 Release Date?

You can watch the second episode of the first season of ‘Avenue 5’ on January 26, 2020 at 10/9 c on HBO. The episode is titled ‘And Then He’s Gonna Shoot Off…’ and returns one week after the series premiere was aired. The show follows a weekly format with each new episode scheduled to premiere every Sunday.

Where to Stream Avenue 5 Episode 2 Online?

You can watch the second episode of the first season of ‘Avenue 5’ by tuning into HBO on the timeslot given above. Moreover, the episode can also be watched on the HBO website either by a subscription for HBO NOW or HBO GO. For those who have a cable subscription with an HBO package, HBO GO is a service that allows you to stream HBO shows online with your cable provider’s login for free. You can also access HBO GO through their mobile app. Moreover, HBO Now is a paid subscription which allows you to watch HBO shows online in case you don’t have a cable subscription. HBO NOW can also be accessed through a mobile app.

Furthermore, HBO shows can also be watched live via Amazon Prime or Hulu by subscribing to their HBO package at $14.99 per month. Furthermore, the episode can also be streamed online with a subscription for Direct TV.

Avenue 5 Episode 2 Spoilers:

The second episode of the first season of ‘Avenue 5’ is directed by Natalie Bailey — and not Iannucci who helmed the first episode. It will take a look at the consequences of the events of the first episode.

Most certainly, the episode should highlight the initial attempts to rescue Avenue 5 from its derailed orbit and lengthened trajectory. The episode will see Rav, the leader of the control team for Avenue 5 on Earth arranging a meeting with a NASA representative. She will be trying to hatch a rescue plan in order to safely bring the passengers and crew of Avenue 5 back to Earth on time.

However, one can expect the rescue attempts to not go completely smoothly. On the other hand, an engineer working in an apparently hidden area of the ship will be seen expressing a rather hopeful theory regarding the ship’s future. With the engineer in a “hidden” part, one can expect some form of twist along the lines of a conspiracy.

Moreover, Karen (Rebecca Front) will become the representative of the passengers and speak on their behalf. This is expected to result in some particularly humorous scenarios given the character’s rib-tickling spat with Matt in the first episode.

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