In Season 2 of The White Lotus, actress Aubrey Plaza plays a lawyer named Harper Spiller. Plaza appears in the opening episode of Season 2 with Will Sharpe, portraying her husband Ethan Spiller. Harper and Ethan can be seen on vacation with another couple, Cameron and Daphne, in the opening episode of the second season. Harper doesn’t get along with the couple and her relationship with Cameron and Daphne is essential to the story.
Aubrey Plaza is a well-known actress and comedian who has appeared on series such as Parks and Recreation and Legion. Fans can expect a remarkable performance from the actress, who has already played a series of complicated and intriguing roles on the screen.
Aubrey Plaza’s childhood, past film and television projects, and other information
Aubrey Plaza was born in Wilmington, Delaware on June 26, 1984. Plaza’s mother is of English and Irish descent while her father is Puerto Rican. She attended Ursuline Academy, a Catholic girls’ school in Delaware, and apparently took an interest in acting from an early age. Plaza then graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in 2006. She made her comedy debut in the early 2000s, appearing in Judd Apatow’s Funny People, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and Mystery Team.
Plaza played April Ludgate in the hit comedy Parks and Recreation. The actress showed her distinct sense of deadpan humor throughout the series, and her performance received critical acclaim. Her character has a large fan base and the role has brought her worldwide fame. Aubrey Plaza ended up playing the roles of Lenny Busker and Amahl Farouk in the famous FX drama Legion. Plaza’s other prominent acting credits include Emily the Criminal, Black Bear, and Ingrid Goes West.
Aubrey Plaza has received several accolades for her roles in films and television series, including the Young Hollywood Award for Breakthrough Performance (Female), an ALMA Award for Favorite Movie Actress Comedy/Musical, and more.
Learn more about the story and cast of The White Lotus
The White Lotus is an anthology drama series that explores the intricate inner lives of the staff and visitors of the hotel of the same name. The following is HBO’s official recap of the show:
“The White Lotus is a biting social satire by Mike White (HBO’s Enlightened) that follows the antics of numerous employees and visitors at a luxury Hawaiian resort during a deeply transformative week. The six-episode first season gradually reveals the complicated facts of the seemingly perfect tourists, pleasant hotel workers, and the beautiful setting itself, as the dynamics grow darker by the day.”
In the first and second season, the program offers a beautiful ensemble that includes Jennifer Coolidge, Alexandra Daddario and Theo James. Viewers and reviewers have praised the series for its clever writing, distinct sense of comedy, and performances by the cast. The second season of The White Lotus is available on HBO.