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DOOM PATROL Season 2: Overview, Episode Guide + Photos

Maj Canton - June 25, 2020

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On Thursday, June 25, 2020 at 9am ET/6am PT, HBO Max and DC Universe premiere Season 2 of DOOM PATROL with strangest group of heroes -- Cliff Steele aka Robotman (Brendan Fraser), Larry Trainor aka Negative Man (Matt Bomer), Rita Farr aka Elasti-Woman (April Bowlby), Jane aka Crazy Jane (Diane Guerrero), and Victor Stone aka Cyborg (Joivan Wade) -- who are back again to save the world. That is, if they can find a way to grow up…both figuratively and literally. Following the defeat of Mr. Nobody, the members of the Doom Patrol now find themselves mini-sized and stranded on Cliff’s toy race car track. Here they begin to deal with their feelings of betrayal by Niles Caulder aka The Chief (Timothy Dalton), while confronting their own personal baggage. And as each member faces the challenge of growing beyond their own past traumatic experiences, they must come together to embrace and protect the newest member of the family: Dorothy Spinner (Abigail Shapiro), Niles’ daughter, whose powers remain a mysterious but real threat to bringing on the end of the world.

 

The first three episodes of DOOM PATROL's second season debut Thursday, June 25, then one episode is released weekly each Thursday through August 5.

 


 


NEW CHARACTERS FOR SEASON 2

 
  Dorothy Spinner
 

Abigail Shapiro as Dorothy

Dorothy is the 11-year-old daughter of the Chief, and she's the most powerful person in the Doom Patrol! Learn more about her here.
 
  The Candlemaker
 


Because Dorothy can turn imaginary beings into real creatures, The Candlemaker, which was banished by humanity to a different plane of existence, uses her as a conduit to the real world. The Candlemaker embodies the world's collective fear of the apocalypse.
 
  Roni Evers
 

Karen Obilom as Roni Evers

Roni is a military veteran with a mysterious past who Vic Stone/Cyborg meets while attending a PTSD support group in Episode #2 of the second season.
 
  Red Jack
 

Roger Floyd as Red Jack

Red Jack is an infamous villain who feeds on pain -- and thinks he's part God and part Jack the Ripper. First introduced in Season 2's third episode, Red Jack takes Larry prisoner.
 
  Dr. Tyme
 

Brandon Perea as Dr. Tyme

In Season 2's second episode, Cliff, Jane, and Rita pursue Dr. Tyme – and his time-altering space mineral.
 
  The SeX-Men
 


The SeX-Men, a parody of the X-Men, arrive at a house party, where this government-sponsored team deals with supernatural sexual situations.


EPISODE GUIDE FOR SEASON 2


If you want to know nothing about the episodes at all, skip this section. Provided by HBO Max and DC Universe, this episode guide includes general episode descriptions and specific plot details. Read about Season 1 episodes here.


"Fun Size Patrol" (Thursday, June 25, 2020): Season premiere. As Larry tends to a miniaturized Doom Patrol, Jane and Cliff learn about the enigma that is Dorothy. Meanwhile, Rita seeks Vic’s help in maximizing her abilities and Niles makes a huge sacrifice in an effort to enlarge his shrunken “friends.”

"Tyme Patrol" (Thursday, June 25, 2020): Cliff, Jane, and Rita pursue Dr. Tyme – and his time-altering space mineral – in their reluctant quest to help Niles and Dorothy. At a support group, Vic meets Roni, a feisty military vet who challenges his beliefs. Larry comes face-to-face with his past at a funeral.

"Pain Patrol" (Thursday, June 25, 2020): In the wake of a terrifying omen, Niles and Rita enter the interdimensional palace of the infamous Red Jack, who feeds on pain and has taken Larry prisoner. Jane is called to The Underground to receive an ultimatum, while her physical body travels to Florida with Cliff, who’s eager to prove he’s a good father. Back at the manor, Dorothy’s game of hide and seek ends badly.

"Sex Patrol" (Thursday, July 2, 2020): When the Dannyzens throw a massive party at Doom Manor to resuscitate Danny the Brick, Dorothy longs to join the festivities and experience life as a grown-up. As the party rages on, Rita asks Flex Mentallo (guest star Devan Chandler Long) to help unleash her full potential – which has some dangerously racy consequences.


KEY ART FOR SEASON 2

 
 


ADDITIONAL PHOTOS FROM SEASON 2

 

Brendan Fraser as Clifford 'Cliff' Steele/Robotman

 

Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man

 
 


ADDITIONAL INFO ABOUT SEASON 1

Read the Season 1 Q&A session with the DOOM PATROL cast.