The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3

The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3

Poster for The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3

Creators Lodge Kerrigan, Amy Seimetz and Anja Marquardt expand Steven Soderbergh's 2009 film into a series, exploring the varied experiences of exclusive escorts and their clients—relationships that are both sexual and emotional.

2021USASTARZ
Drama

Episodes

EPISODE 3.1

Mirrors

Set in the London tech scene, Iris, a neuroscience major,... More begins to explore the transactional world of The Girlfriend Experience and quickly learns that client sessions provide her with a compelling edge in the tech world.

EPISODE 3.2

Everyone's Got a Price

Iris and her co-worker start working on an AI project... More that mirrors human emotion. Meanwhile, new clients provided by a high-end escort agency, leave Iris with a wealth of behavioral data.

EPISODE 3.3

Deepfake

Iris gets better at simulating the perfect girlfriend experience for... More her clients. Simultaneously at NGM, Iris and her co-workers start training the AI model with new simulated sets.

EPISODE 3.4

Shuffle

Iris' client relationships seem increasingly uncanny, and advice from Tawny... More isn't what Iris was hoping for. Her father's illness catches up with Iris in undeniable ways.

EPISODE 3.5

Control Shift

Iris can't keep her two worlds separate anymore, which comes... More with unwanted consequences. Iris realizes she's in a position of power, while simultaneously having lost all control.

EPISODE 3.6

The Embrace

Buying time, Iris escapes the messy leftovers of her double... More life and takes time off-grid. Georges, a former client, takes Iris into his world. Reality, however, has a way of catching up.

EPISODE 3.7

Black Box

Cassie is back with a vengeance, taking her work to... More the next level. Iris' secrecy around the project puts a dent in her relationship with Hiram and their collaboration around Emcee.

EPISODE 3.8

A Set of Lies Agreed Upon

Having family in town brings up complicated feelings for Iris.... More Tawny feels bad about how things played out with The V. Afraid to face her own truth, Iris realizes she needs to switch gears.

EPISODE 3.9

State of Mind

Having lost all sense of perspective, Iris confides in Christophe,... More who, in turn, opens up a part of his world. Little does Iris know the encounter will leave her shaken to the core.

EPISODE 3.10

Integration

Struggling to recover from betrayal, Iris is willing to take... More a radical leap once again. Iris needs to confront one more person before making a fateful decision: Emcee.

The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3 | Reviews

56%9 reviews

Rotten Tomatoes® Score

All reviews on Rotten Tomatoes
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The new season’s biggest disappointment is its grating lead character.

Full review
The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

Never has the erotic seemed so heinously anxiety-inducing.

Full review
Time Magazine

Time Magazine

Contains some promising ideas, even though it retreads some familiar ground...

Full review
RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

This year’s story may be its most ambitious, even if it sometimes succumbs to overwriting and pretentious filmmaking choices in early episodes...

Full review
A.V. Club

A.V. Club

What this particular narrative does do well is show Iris’ use of each encounter to carefully study human emotion in a way that’s not been seen before.

Full review
IndieWire

IndieWire

Iris seems to be looking for more, and for now, I think audiences can expect more in return.

Full review

The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3 | Release Details

The Girlfriend Experience: Season 3 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Neon.