The Morning Show, which debuted on Apple TV+ in 2019, has shocked and wowed viewers with its fictional take on the cutthroat business of daytime TV. The first season, which starred A-listers such as Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon, quickly captivated fans, earning an impressive eight Emmy nominations and one win in 2020. The Morning Show’s second chapter was released in September 2021 and exceeded expectations. The show continued to astound viewers, earning three more Emmy nominations this year. So, what is the status of The Morning Show season 3? We have the inside scoop on what a third season of the breakfast news program drama could entail. Here’s everything we know about season 3 of The Morning Show.
Release Date of The Morning Show Season 3
Alex Levy and Bradley Jackson will continue to appear on the show: In January, The Morning Show was officially renewed for a third season. While no premiere date has been announced, season 3 is expected to be released on Apple TV+ in the fall of 2022. Season 1 was released in November 2019, while COVID-19 delays delayed the original season 2 premiere date by nearly a year. The second season debuted on Apple TV+ in September 2021 and concluded in November of that year.
The cast of The Morning Show Season 3
At the moment, little is known about the series’ next chapter. Having said that, it’s a safe bet that the following cast members will return in some capacity, including:
- Jon Hamm as Paul Marks.
- Desean Terry as Daniel Henderson
- Julianna Margulies as Laura Peterson
- Nestor Carbonell as Yanko Flores
- Mark Duplass as Chip Black
- Jennifer Aniston as Alex Levy
- Reese Witherspoon ;as Bradley Jackson
- Billy Crudup as Cory Ellison
- Greta Lee as Stella Bak
- Marcia Gay Harden as Maggie Brener
- Karen Pittman as Mia Jordan
- Janina Gavankar as Alison Namazi
- Tig Notaro as Amanda Robinson
Some outlets are predicting that we won’t be seeing Steve Carell’s character, Mitch, again in The Morning Show Season 3 after what happened to him in season 2. But who knows, maybe the former anchor will appear in flashbacks. Meanwhile, considering her reduced role in season 2, Radio Times speculated that Bel Powley (a.k.a. Claire) might not be around as much as well. Again, we’ll have to wait for more information before we can be certain. With the return of old characters comes the introduction of a new cast of characters. According to Deadline, Jon Hamm will play Paul Marks, “a corporate titan who sets his sights on UBA.” His character will have direct interactions with Cory, Alex, and Bradley. Furthermore, Tig Notaro will play Amanda Robinson, Paul’s chief of staff, and will most likely have to play interference for him in some capacity.
Furthermore, Deadline reported in September that Stephen Fry, who starred in The Dropout, will play Leonard Cromwell, a UBA board member who is attempting to get the company out of financial trouble. Nicole Beharie will play a new lead alongside Jennifer and Reese’s characters. She will play Christina Hunter, a millennial who is a rising star on The Morning Show. She may be grounded, but she has a competitive edge that viewers may find surprising. So, how does the cast react to the news that more actors will be joining The Morning Show Season 3? They’re overjoyed to see them on-screen, according to Reese.
What will happen in the upcoming season?
Former showrunner Kerry Ehrin hinted to Deadline in November 2021 about potential storylines that could be explored in The Morning Show Season 3. Among the details revealed, the executive producer stated that she believes the next installment will have a time jump. She also believes that this season will be a watershed moment for Alex. a significant spoiler If you haven’t seen season 2, Kerry mentioned that there’s a chance Paola Lambruschini’s (Valeria Golino) footage of Mitch before his death will resurface in the future. These plots, however, are not set in stone. Kerry stepped down as showrunner, a role she held for seasons 1 and 2, in January of this year, according to Deadline, and Charlotte Stoudt will take over. Kerry will continue to work as a consultant for The Morning Show Season 3.
Production updates for Season 3
Yes, according to Reese! In mid-August, the actress shared a first look at The Morning Show Season 3 production, all while dressed in costume and standing on set for the first time this year. She wasn’t the only one eager to resume filming. The show’s official Instagram posted a photo from the set, inviting viewers to create their own theories about what will happen in the upcoming season.
Where to watch the previous seasons?
The Morning Show Season 3 will be available exclusively on Apple TV+. The first two seasons are also available exclusively on the platform.
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