Baskets Season 2
Baskets season 2 started airing on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Get a brief email if and when the next season is announced. Make sure to come back to episode.guide where we’ll have season recap and discussion.
List of Episodes
most recent episode S2E10 Circus
The season consists of 10 episodes.
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In the acclaimed comedy’s new season, premiering Thursday, June 13 at 10/9c, big changes are underway for the Baskets family. After 49 years, Chip (played by Zach Galifianakis) decides it’s finally time to move out of his mom’s place. But even with the help of Martha (Martha Kelly) and a life coach, he learns that leaving the nest is hard, to say the least.
Previously on Baskets: Mom adjusts to her new life as a diabetic, Dale learns cacti only need to be watered once a year and Chip hits rock bottom. On the plus side, there are curly fries down there.
For one thing, Baskets' insistence on showcasing the corporate side of suburban comfort highlights the stupidity of Chip's despair. In trying to join an old tradition of free American train-hopping rebels, he keeps running up against the fact that there's just not much for him to rebel against. His mom is actually <...> - by The Week [Lili Loofbourow]
This might be the best show I’ve ever seen at balancing an array of comedy styles with a genuinely sweet melancholy. It’s truly a confounding delight and I wish it would never leave my screen. But it was also deeply sad from minute one, and Louie Anderson’s performance as Christine was never treated <...> - by Uproxx [Alan Sepinwall]
What’s certain is that Chip finds a home with the travelers, who as it turn out, make their living performing on the street (shout-out to director Jonathan Krisel, who manages to give these performance sequences a dreamy beauty and warmth while keeping them appropriately grimy). The group is at first put off by <...> - by New York Observer [Thomas Batten]
A sad clown story that's actually about a sad clown, and the first great series of 2016, returns for a second season. Zach Galifianakis (co-creator with Louis C.K. and director Jonathan Krisel) takes the dual role of antagonistic twin brothers Chip and Dale Baskets, with Emmy winner Louie Anderson as their mother, <...> - by Los Angeles Times [Robert Lloyd]
The absurdity of Chip's dream is pitted against his mother's dashed expectations. And while she's forced to reflect on the type of mother she's been, he sees her struggling with her own self-awareness. Was she not there for him enough when his father died? It's all compounded by her need to lose weight after a health <...> - by Los Angeles Times [Lorraine Ali]