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New seasons of “Girls” and “Togetherness” premiere on HBO on February 21st

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imageEmmy®-award-winning series, “Girls”, returns for its fifth season, followed by the debut of the second season of the original comedy “Togetherness”.

MIAMI, FL. – February 11, 2016 – HBO continues to bring the best in programming on Sunday nights with new seasons of Girls and Togetherness, premiering on February 21st, starting at 23hrs AST*. The new seasons join the stellar Sunday lineup, which follow the brand new original drama, Vinyl.

The fifth season of Girls picks up where Hannah left off, after she decided to put her writing ambitions aside to pursue a career in teaching, alongside her new boyfriend, Fran. Meanwhile, Marnie is consumed with planning her pending nuptials to musical paramour, Desi, though she may be questioning some of her choices. Jessa appears to be on a newfound path towards becoming a therapist and keeping her life in order, while Shoshanna made the leap and took a new job in Tokyo, where she appears to have acclimated well, while maintaining a long-distance relationship back home.

Starring Lena Dunham as Hannah, the cast includes: Allison Williams as Marnie, Jemima Kirke as Jessa, Zosia Mamet as Shoshanna, Alex Karpovsky as Ray, Adam Driver as Adam; Andrew Rannells as Elijah, Ebon Moss-Bachrach as Desi, and Jake Lacy as Fran. Returning guest stars include: Rita Wilson as Marnie’s mother; Peter Scolari and Becky Ann Baker as Hannah’s parents; Jon Glaser as Laird; Gaby Hoffman as Adam’s sister, Caroline; Aidy Bryant as Abigail; and Jason Ritter as Scott.

Judd Apatow, Jenni Konner, Lena Dunham, Ilene S. Landress, Murray Miller and Bruce Eric Kaplan executive produce Girls. The show has been picked up for a sixth and final season, scheduled to air in 2017.

5TTL603187The Duplass brothers return to HBO for the second season of the acclaimed comedy series Togetherness, at 23:30hrs AST* after the premiere of Girls. At the close of season one, Michelle was last seen kissing David while Brett was driving to Sacramento to declare his love for her. The new season sees Michelle going ahead with her charter school plans while Brett searches for artistic inspiration. Alex returns from New Orleans feeling brand new, as Tina tries to figure out what path in life she should take. This makeshift family continues with the trials and tribulations of everyday life, all while proving that they are really meant to be together.

Starring Mark Duplass (Safety Not Guaranteed) as Brett Pierson, the cast also includes Melanie Lynskey (Two and a Half Men) as Michelle Pierson, Amanda Peet (The Good Wife) as Tina Morris, Steve Zissis (Jeff, Who Lives at Home) as Alex Pappas and Abby Ryder Fortson (Transparent) as Sophie. Guest stars include Peter Gallagher (The O.C.) as Larry, John Ortiz (HBO’s Luck) as David, Joshua Leonard (Bates Motel) as Dudley, Ginger Gonzaga (Ted) as Christy, Emily Althaus (Orange Is the New Black) as Natalie and Katie Aselton (The League) as Anna.

Togetherness was created Jay Duplass, Mark Duplass and Steve Zissis; the Duplass brothers serve as executive producers alongside Stephanie Langhoff.

*Atlantic Standard Time. For more information on the program schedule by country, contact your local provider or visit www.hbomax.tv.

About HBO Latin America Group

HBO Latin America is the premium, subscription based, television network leader in the region, recognized for the quality and diversity of its exclusive programming, including: series, films, documentaries, specials and original productions. The content is transmitted in HD in more than 40 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean through its channels HBO, HBO2, HBO Signature, HBO Plus, HBO Family, HBO Caribbean, MAX, MAX Prime, MAX Up, MAX Caribbean and Cinemax. Its programming is also offered across multiple platforms, such as HBO GO, Cinemax GO and HBO On Demand.

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