Netflix Renews GLOW for Second Season

TelevisionNetflix gives ‘GLOW’ a second season Returning to the ringNETFLIX  by: Sarah Fox

She eventually finds her place in a new women's wrestling show alongside her former best friend.

Netflix has just announced that GLOW will be returning for a second season and man, it's about time! The show's official Twitter handle posted the news shortly after with a video, as you can see below.

Kohan, who is behind one of Netflix's signature series, Orange Is the New Black, executive produces GLOW, created/executive produced by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch. The series, set in the 1980s Los Angeles follows struggling actress Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie) who becomes a wrestler on a weekly series in a final bid for stardom. Inspired by the short-lived but beloved show from the 80s, GLOW is a Cinderella story with bodyslams. The series also stars comedian Marc Maron as Sam Sylvia, GLOW's director.

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You may have picked up on this, but we here at UPROXX really, really, really loved Netflix's GLOW.

The show follows the lives of the titular "Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling" and is inspired by the real-life sports show that briefly aired on U.S. television during the 1980s.

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