What you need to know
- The next episode of Ted Lasso will be a Christmas episode.
- Co-creator and star Brendan Hunt has warned that there's "plenty more trauma coming up" in the series.
Brendan Hunt, Ted Lasso co-creator and star who plays Coach Beard, has warned that there is "plenty more trauma coming up" in season 2 of the program on Apple TV+.
Hunt made the remarks in a new WSJ feature about how the next episode of Ted Lasso will be a Christmas episode:
Speaking to WSJ, Hunt talked about why Ted Lasso works, and how it balances "kindness porn" with gritty emotional content:
The feature touches on season two's first episode, in which Dani Rojas takes a penalty and kills the team's mascot, Earl, and how fierce debate raged behind the scenes about the episode:
Warning us of troubles to come, Hunt told WSJ that whilst it was Christmas and everyone was going to come back and hug each other, "there's plenty more trauma coming up".
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