FX CELEBRATED THE SEASON TWO PREMIERE OF “DAVE” WITH A STAR-STUDDED RED-CARPET EVENT AT THE GREEK THEATER IN LOS ANGELES WITH
CO-CREATOR AND STAR DAVE BURD, AKA LIL DICKY, ALONG WITH STARS TAYLOR MISIAK, GATA, ANDREW SANTINO, TRAVIS BENNETT, CHRISTINE KO
PARTY GUESTS INCLUDED JUSTIN AND HAILEY BIEBER, DIPLO, BENNY BLANCO, DESIIGNER, CASHMERE CAT, AMONG OTHERS
LOS ANGELES, June 11, 2021 – Last night, FX celebrated the return of the breakout comedy series “DAVE” with a star-studded red carpet and screening under the stars at the Greek Theater in Los Angeles. Cast and producers on site included Dave Burd (Co-Creator / Executive Producer / Writer / Star), Taylor Misiak (“Ally”), GaTa (“GaTa” / consultant), Andrew Santino (“Mike”), Travis Bennett (“Elz”), Christine Ko (“Emma”), Jeff Schaffer (Co-Creator / Executive Producer), Saladin Patterson (Executive Producer), Scooter Braun (Executive Producer), James Shin (Executive Producer), Mike Hertz (Executive Producer), Luvh Rakhe (Executive Producer) and Marty Bowen (Executive Producer).
The star-studded evening, which followed all local COVID protocols, was also attended by Benny Blanco (Guest Star), David Paymer (Guest Star), Gina Hecht (Guest Star), Meagan Holder (Guest Star), Desiinger (Guest Star), Romeo Brown (Guest Star), Diplo, Cashmere Cat, Zack Bia, and Justin and Hailey Bieber (Guest Star)!
Tune-In: Season Two of DAVE premieres Wednesday, June 16 at 10 pm ET/PT on FXX and will be available to stream the following day on FX on Hulu. The premiere will include the first two episodes, with new episodes available each subsequent week.
Series Details: The second season of DAVE, the breakout comedy series that became FX’s most-watched comedy series ever in its first season, stars Dave Burd as “Dave” (also Co-Creator, Executive Producer and Writer); Taylor Misiak as “Ally;” GaTa as “GaTa;” Andrew Santino as “Mike;” Travis Bennett as “Elz” and Christine Ko as “Emma.”
Season two guest stars will include CL, Kendall Jenner, Hailey Bieber, Benny Blanco, Kyle Kuzma, Doja Cat, J Balvin, Rae Sremmurd (Swae Lee & Slim Jxmmi), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Lil Yachty, Lil Nas X, Kevin Hart and more.
Dave knows he’s destined for rap superstardom – but at what cost? With the pressure mounting as he records his debut album, he has to decide if he’ll sacrifice friendships, love, and his own sense of self in order to make his dream come true. Simultaneously exasperating and inspiring to his friends, Dave vows to leave no stone unturned on his quest to become the next superstar.
DAVE is co-created by Burd and Jeff Schaffer, and executive produced by the pair along with Saladin K. Patterson, Ben Sinclair, Luvh Rakhe, Kevin Hart and Hartbeat Productions, Scooter Braun, Greg Mottola, Marty Bowen, Mike Hertz and SB Projects’ James Shin and Scott Manson. The series is produced by FX Productions.
The first season of DAVE is FX’s most-watched comedy series ever with an average episodic audience of 9.4 million Total Viewers to date across linear, VOD, and streaming, and that number is growing. Notable fans of season one include LeBron James, Madonna, Olivia Wilde, Nick Kroll, Charlamagne tha God, Bob Odenkirk, Henry Winkler and more.