Yes, The Orville season 3 is happening! This big announcement was made by MacFarlane. All of The Orville fans have been very eager since then. Here’s all we know about it.
This American science fiction comedy-drama series was aired for the first time on September 10, 2017, on Fox. The second season came out on December 30th, 2018. And now, the third season of The Orville has also been confirmed by the creator and main lead MacFarlane!
The Orville is an exploratory ship in the earth’s interstellar fleet. The story of the series is set 400 years ahead of now. The story shows space explorers going beyond ordinary and fighting all the cosmic challenges that come in their way.
The Orville Season 3 release date and trailer
No official announcement for the release date has been made so far. The series is in its initial stages. Furthermore, the official trailer for season 3 has also not come out yet. As per the makers, the series is being made in a more passionate manner and will be brought to the audience in a spectacular form.
Most probably, the series will be telecast on Hulu around the end of 2022. However, we can’t guess what amount of delay the COVID-19 pandemic may bring to the release of this series.
The plot of The Orville Season 3
The most distinguishing and impressive factor of The Orville series is its genius storytelling. So, hold your breaths for more of that this season!
However, there is almost no solid information available about the exact storyline of the third season as of now. The editor and co-producer of The Orville 3 said that we will see an extension in the most valuable things and concepts of the series. Also, The most appreciated characters will be at their best this season.
In short, all the complaints and suggestions from the viewers are being taken into consideration. This would offer us a great renewal of the series!
We can expect the following characters to be there in The Orville season 3-
- Ed Mercer- The protagonist of the series and the leader of the whole team (MacFarlane)
- Commander Kelly Grayson (Adrianna Palicki)
- Lieutenant Gordon Malloy (Scott Grimes)
- Lieutenant Commander John LaMarr (J Lee)
- Doctor Claire Finn (Penny Johnson Jerald)
- Lieutenant Commander Bortus (Peter Macon)
Other characters expected to appear in the third season include Isaac, Lieutenant Talla Keyali, Klyden, and others.
Lieutenant Alara Kitan, who was loved by many, died in the second season. When asked about the possibility of her appearing again, the executive producer said that they would love to bring her back. So, if the story proceeds in a way where she can appear again (maybe as a part of flashback scenes), they will be open to the idea of Alara Kitan coming back on screen.
That was all about The Orville Season 3. Stay tuned for all the latest updates.