Season 2 of the critically acclaimed ‘Kominsky Method’ is sort of right here & Sarah Baker spoke to HL about her character Mindy’s advanced relationship with Sandy.
Father-daughter relationships all the time undergo their very own trials and tribulations, and that’s no totally different for Mindy (Sarah Baker) and Sandy (Michael Douglas) in Netflix’s The Kominsky Method. Returning for season 2 on October 25 after receiving two Golden Globes, The Kominsky Method will proceed to discover the lifetime of ageing performing coach Sandy Kominsky and his his longtime agent, Norman Newlander (Alan Arkin). Sarah Baker performs the position of Mindy, Sandy’s daughter who runs his performing college and basically retains the enterprise afloat, regardless of the 2 having an odd relationship. “My feeling is that they probably went through some rough periods. I don’t think Sandy was really around a ton when she was a kid and growing up,” Sarah defined to HollywoodLife.com in an EXCLUSIVE interview about Mindy and Sandy. “I think as adults, they’ve made amends with each other, but I think he still drives her bananas.”
In methods, nonetheless, the 2 are very related, Sarah added. “They each may be indignant and emotional, however in addition they each actually loving and I believe they each prefer to take care of folks,” she mentioned. “Sandy really looks after Norman as Mindy looks after him.” This season of The Kominsky Method, we’ll additionally see the place Mindy may get among the quirks she has that aren’t from her dad! Kathleen Turner joins the present as Sandy’s ex-wife and Mindy’s mother, which Sarah referred to as a “dream.” “The sad, tragic part of her being a part of it is that I didn’t get to do a scene with her, but I did get to meet her!” Sarah gushed.
Kathleen’s character is “off saving the world,” Sarah defined, including that whereas she’s “a doctor working with refugees in other countries,” Mindy and her have a really shut bond, which comes into play when Mindy’s new romance heats up! “I have this boyfriend that I’m kind of springing on my dad… well my mom’s known about it since it happened and has met him,” she mentioned. “She’s still a little cautious with her dad because he hasn’t always been there, so she’s not going to just share everything with him.”
Sarah continued, “I love that Mindy gets a love interest this season. It seems to be a pretty healthy relationship and they are such different people, you definitely wonder how they even got together.” We can’t wait to see season 2 of The Kominsky Method, out on Netflix on Friday, October 25!