The Orville Season 3 When its Seth MacFarlane, you know it’s going to be funny. The Orville first premiered on Fox Network in 2017. The American sci-fi comedy revolves around a spaceship crew that embarks on a journey into outer space.
Set four hundred years into the future, this crew encounters several dangerous situations on this journey. Created by Seth MacFarlane, the show follows the adventures of Orville, a very basic spaceship facing cosmic challenges. With IMDb starting them at 8/10 and T.V.com at 8/10, the show has been a success and has been airing for two consecutive seasons.
And it looks like The Orville has been renewed for a third season as well.
What To Expect From The Third Season?
Seth MacFarlane, the show’s creator has officially announced that the third season of the comedy-drama is on its way. This announcement was made by MacFarlane in San Diego during the 2019 Comic-Con. As per reports, the third season has already started with the production. And HULU has now acquired all the streaming rights.
The producers have tightly lipped regarding the plot for the third season. However, the third season is likely to pick up after the events of the second season. But there is nothing we can say for sure as of now. According to Cinemablend, season 3 will have 11 episodes. Hulu will be adding 10 extra minutes to each episode as well.
Tom Constantino, the show’s editor has said that there will be a continuation of the story from the previous season. So it will be interesting to see what exactly Season 3 will have to offer.
Who Will Be Returning For Season 3?
The following cast members are expected to return. This is how the cast stands so far:
- Seth MacFarlane as Ed Mercer
- Adrianna Palicki as Kelly Grayson
- Peter Macon as Bortus
- Penny Johnson Jerald as Claire Finn
- Chad Coleman as Klyden
- Scott Grimes as Malloy
- Mark Jackson as Isaac
According to Deadline, Anne Winters has been added to the show the cast as Charly Burke.
Do We Have A Release Date?
There has been no announcement regarding the release date of the third season. The show is still the production phase. As Hulu will be adding 10 minutes to each episode, the shooting will be taking up some time. It was expected for season 3 to release in 2020. But in the wake of the chaos caused by the pandemic, it is likely to be delayed
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