This Just In From HBO: HBO RENEWS COMEDY SERIES HIGH MAINTENANCE, CREATED BY KATJA BLICHFELD AND BEN SINCLAIR, FOR FOURTH SEASON
TORONTO — March 19, 2019
Following the debut of the third-season finale on March 17, the comedy series HIGH MAINTENANCE has been renewed for a fourth season, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming.
Created by Katja Blichfeld (Emmy®-winning casting director of “30 Rock”) and Ben Sinclair (“Home Again,” “Sisters”), the critically acclaimed show uses The Guy, a marijuana dealer (played by Sinclair), to tell a variety of stories about New York lives.
HIGH MAINTENANCE paints a uniquely authentic portrait of New York with empathy and insight, telling amusing, surprising, sometimes moving and always poignant tales of denizens who are usually just faces on the crowded sidewalks of Brooklyn. The series is executive produced by Katja Blichfeld, Ben Sinclair and Russell Gregory.
Among the critical raves for the current season, The New York Times has called the show “wistful, often hilarious and always tender” with “so much compassion,” while Vanity Fair praised the show for its ability to “gaze at its neighbors with frank curiosity, noticing quirks of fashion and gaps in opportunity,” and Entertainment Weekly described it as a “gem” with “episodes that are both timely and timeless.”
Season three credits: HIGH MAINTENANCE was created by Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair; executive producers, Katja Blichfeld, Ben Sinclair and Russell Gregory; producers, Willy Friedman, Gwen Bialic and Emi Irikawa.