Ratings: HBO's Looking Hits Series High -- So Where's the Season 2 Renewal?

Looking Season 2 RenewalThings are Looking up.

Sunday’s episode of HBO’s Jonathan Groff-fronted gay dramedy attracted a series-high 519K viewers — a 54 percent increase from the show’s premiere in January.

The uptick comes at a critical time for Looking: HBO is currently weighing whether to bring the show back for a second season.

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Elsewhere on Sunday, Looking‘s lead-in, Girls, drew an on-par 916K viewers, while True Detective kicked off the night at 9/8c with a series high 2.6 million viewers.