Westworld Episode 2 Released Early in Advance of Presidential Debate

If you were worried you’d have to choose between watching Westworld or the second presidential debate on Oct. 9, you can now rest easy: HBO has made Episode 2 of its well-received sci-fi drama available early.

As of Friday, HBO subscribers can access Sunday’s episode via HBO on Demand, HBO Go and HBO Now. The synopsis for the second hour, entitled “Chestnut,” reads as follows:

A pair of guests, first-timer William and repeat visitor Logan, arrive at Westworld with different expectations and agendas. Bernard and Quality Assurance head Theresa Cullen debate whether a recent host anomaly is contagious. Meanwhile, the Man in Black conscripts a condemned man, Lawrence, to help him uncover Westworld’s deepest secrets.

In addition, the series premieres of Sarah Jessica Parker’s Divorce and Issa Rae’s Insecure, which will air on HBO on Sunday evening, are also available to stream now via the premium cabler’s portals.

Will you be watching Episode 2 of Westworld in advance of the second Trump vs. Clinton showdown?