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Barry, an American comedy-crime-drama created for HBO by Alec Berg and Bill Hader, aired for the very first time on March 25, 2018. Not long after the first season aired, a second season picked up. The second season aired on March 31, 2019. The next month it picked up for a third season, which aired on April 24, 2022. The next month it announced that it picked up for a fourth season that will consist of eight episodes. All previous seasons also consist of a total of eight episodes each.

Barry follows Berry Berkman who is a hitman from Cleveland. His next duty to carry out is to travel to Los Angeles, California to kill someone. After he arrives in California he ends up following the person he’s meant to kill, into an acting class they are attending. After attending this acting class he finds himself actually enjoying it. He then decides that he would like to become an actor and pursue that dream rather than continuing to be a hitman. Throughout Barry, you see him trying to leave behind his career as a hitman and become a better person. Though despite his efforts, his dark past follows him around and proves to be difficult to fully escape.

After the release of Barry, it has actually received amazing reviews from critics. Critics say that the show does a great job of being a little dark at times. While ultimately remaining to be extremely funny as well. Overall there are hardly any bad reviews regarding this show, rather critics have praised the show for the amazing acting as well as the amazing plot. Overall this show nominated for countless amounts of awards and has won a total of 18 awards for far. Though many awards are still pending so their may be more awards to come in the future.

  • Season One

    S1 E1 · Chapter One: Make Your Mark
    S1 E2 · FREE HBO:Barry 02
    S1 E3 · Chapter Three: Make the Unsafe Choice
    S1 E4 · Chapter Four: Commit…To YOU
    S1 E5 · Chapter Five: Do Your Job
    S1 E6 · Chapter Six: Listen With Your Ears, React With Your Face
    S1 E7 · Chapter Seven: Loud, Fast, and Keep Going
    S1 E8 · Chapter Eight: Know Your Truth
  • Season Two

    S2 E1 · The Show Must Go On, Probably?
    S2 E2 · The Power of No
    S2 E3 · Past = Present x Future Over Yesterday
    S2 E4 · What?!
    S2 E5 · ronny/lily
    S2 E6 · The Truth Has a Ring to It
    S2 E7 · The Audition
    S2 E8 · berkman > block
  • Season Three

    S3 E1 · forgiving jeff
    S3 E2 · limonada
    S3 E3 · ben mendelsohn
    S3 E4 · all the sauces
    S3 E5 · crazytimesh*tshow
    S3 E6 · 710N
    S3 E7 · candy asses
    S3 E8 · starting now

Critical response

All three seasons of Barry have received critical acclaim. On Rotten Tomatoes, the overall series holds a 99% rating. Meanwhile, on Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, the overall series received a score of 88 out of 100.


Bill Hader as Barry Berkman / Barry Block

Stephen Root as Monroe Fuches

Sarah Goldberg as Sally Reed

Glenn Fleshler as Goran Pazar (season 1, guest season 3)

Anthony Carrigan as NoHo Hank

Henry Winkler as Gene Cousineau

Sarah Burns as Detective Mae Dunn (season 3-present; recurring season 2)


Paula Newsome as Detective Janice Moss (season 1; guest season 2)

John Pirruccello as Detective John Loach (seasons 1–2)

Michael Irby as Cristobal Sifuentes

D’Arcy Carden as Natalie Greer

Gary Kraus as Chief Krauss

Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Sasha Baxter (seasons 1–2)

Darrell Britt-Gibson as Jermaine Jefrint

Andy Carey as Eric (seasons 1–2)

Alejandro Furth as Antonio Manuel (seasons 1–2)

Rightor Doyle as Nick Nicholby

Mark Ivanir as Vacha / Ruslan (season 1, guest season 3)

Chris Marquette as Chris Lucado (season 1, guest season 3)

Karen David as Sharon Lucado (seasons 1, 3)

Dale Pavinski as Taylor Garrett (season 1)

Marcus Brown as Vaughn (season 1)

Robert Curtis Brown as Mike Hallman (season 1)

Cameron Britton as Simmer (season 1)

Jessy Hodges as Lindsay Mandel (seasons 2–3)

Nikita Bogolyubov as Mayrbek (season 2, guest season 3)

Troy Caylak as Akhmal (seasons 2–3)

JB Blanc as Batir (seasons 2–3)

Nick Gracer as Yandal (seasons 2–3)

James Hiroyuki Liao as Special Agent Albert Nguyen (seasons 2–3)

Andrew Leeds as Leo Cousineau (seasons 2–3)

Patricia Fa’asua as Esther (season 2, guest season 3)

Elizabeth Perkins as Diane Villa (season 3)

Elsie Fisher as Katie (season 3)

Miguel Sandoval as Fernando (season 3)

Eli Michael Kaplan as Gordon Cousineau (season 3)

Laura San Giacomo as Annie (season 3)

Fred Melamed as Tom Posorro (season 3)

Robert Wisdom as Jim Moss (season 3)

Jolene Van Vugt as Traci (season 3)


Tyler Jacob Moore as Ryan Madison

Melissa Villaseñor as a diner waitress aspiring to be an actress

Larry Hankin as Stovka, a renowned Chechen assassin

Jon Hamm as himself

Michael Beach as Police Detective

Patrick Fabian as Space Dad

Sam Ingraffia as Thomas Friedman

Daniel Bernhardt as Ronny Proxin

Jessie Giacomazzi as Lily Proxin

Jay Roach as himself

Allison Jones as herself

Mark-Paul Gosselaar as himself

Annabeth Gish as Julie

Joe Mantegna as himself

Krizia Bajos as Elena

Vanessa Bayer as Morgan Dawn-Cherry

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