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Debut: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 2 (10:00-10:25 p.m. ET/PT)
Other HBO playdates: April 4 (2:00 p.m.), 5 (10:00 a.m.) and 7 (5:15 p.m.)
As production winds down on her film, Em undergoes prosthetic makeup to make her look older, adding to her insecurities. Visiting the set to talk to Doll (Dolly Wells) about becoming his new assistant, Andy Garcia is surprised when she tells him she's leaving for London to do a screen test - for a role that Em (Emily Mortimer) failed to land. The revelation drives a stake between the two friends, who part ways after an emotional confrontation.
Written by Emily Mortimer, Dolly Wells and Azazel Jacobs; directed by Azazel Jacobs.
DESCRIPTION: (from HBO's press release, July 2015) DOLL & EM, the comedy series starring Emily Mortimer (HBO's "The Newsroom") and Dolly Wells ("Bridget Jones's Diary"), will return for its second season SUNDAY, SEPT. 13 (10:30-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. Guest stars on the six-episode season include Ewan McGregor, Olivia Wilde, Evan Rachel Wood and Mikhail Baryshnikov. The new season will again be directed by Azazel Jacobs and produced by Alessandro Nivola with Kevin Comer under Nivola and Mortimer's King Bee label. BAFTA winner Andrew Eaton will executive produce along with Lucy Lumsden, the show's commissioner for Sky. DOLL & EM is an original production from UK broadcaster BSkyB and has just aired on Sky Living in the UK. Written by and starring real-life best friends Mortimer and Wells, DOLL & EM debuted on HBO in March 2014. The six-episode first season explored what happens when a Hollywood actress hires her childhood friend as a personal assistant while making a film in Los Angeles. A bittersweet, intimate portrait of female friendship, the series followed their relationship through unexpected complications and surprising twists.