Big Sky Season 3: To be Confirmed or Cancelled?

Conceived by David E. Kelley, “Big Sky” is an American thriller crime drama series inspired by the novel penned by C.J. Box titled “The Highway Series.” The debut season was launched on November 17, 2020, on ABC Network. The second season was renewed in May 2021 which was released on September 30, 2021. The series stars Katheryn Winnick, Kylie Bunbury, Brian Geraghty, Valerie Mahaffey, Dedee Pfeiffer, Natalie Alyn Lind, Jesse James Keitel, Jade Pettyjohn, John Carroll Lynch, Ryan Phillippe, Ted Levine, Anja Savcic, Janina Gavankar, Logan Marshall-Green, and Omar Metwally.


The story follows two detectives Cassie Dewell (played by Kylie Bunbury) and Cody Hoyt (played by Ryan Phillippe) who team up together with his estranged spouse and ex-police, Jenny Hoyt (played by Katheryn Winnick), to find the two kidnapped sisters by a truck driver on a secluded highway which took place in Montana. They later uncover that these two sisters are not the only ones who went missing in the town, they must hurry to put an end to the killer before another goes missing.


The second season of the series is still ongoing and has so far released nine episodes with a couple more episodes to be aired. The current season will have a total of 11 episodes. Here are the list of episodes–


  • Episode 1: “Wakey, Wakey”

  • Episode 2:     “Huckleberry”

  • Episode 3: “You Have to Play Along”

  • Episode 4: “Gettin’ Right to it”

  • Episode 5: “Mother Nurture”

  • Episode 6: “Heart-Shaped Charm”

  • Episode 7: “Little Boxes”

  • Episode 8: “The End Has No End”

  • Episode 9: “Trust Issues”

  • Episode 10: “Happy Thoughts”

  • Episode 11: “Do No Harm”


(Note that Episodes 9, 10, and 11 are yet to be aired)


The series is executively produced by C. J. Box, Gwyneth Horder-Payton, Paul McGuigan

Matthew Gross, Ross Fineman, David E. Kelley, and Elwood Reid. Its producers are Matthew Tinker, Cecil O’Connor, Christina Toy, and Zina Camblin.


Needless to say, it seems like fans need to have some patience and wait a bit longer for the next season to be announced. 


Here’s everything you need to know about the potential third season of Big Sky. 


Big Sky Season 3 Release Date: When Will It Air?


Presently, the series has not been renewed by ABC although we’re quite certain that the series will indeed return with a new season. It’s only about a matter of time until ABC provides official renewal announcements as fans of this show are already extremely looking forward to the next chapter of the series. Besides, the ongoing season is doing pretty well and has received tons of love from the fans. 


However, there are no official release dates issued at the moment. It’s safe to assume that if a third season takes off, new episodes are expected to fall by the end of this year and will probably continue till early 2023. If new announcements arise, we’ll be the first one to notify you with the latest updates.


The Cast of Big Sky Season 3: Who’s In It?


If the third season of Big Sky Season 3 ever happens, expect to see all the central characters return for more action that includes–


  • Katheryn Winnick will portray Jenny Hoyt

  • Kylie Bunbury will reprise her role as Cassie Dewell

  • Brian Geraghty will be seen playing Ronald Pergman

  • Valerie Mahaffey will the character of Helen Pergman 

  • Dedee Pfeiffer will play Denise Brisbane

  • Natalie Alyn Lind will play the role of Danielle Sullivan 

  • Jesse James Keitel as will play Jerrie Kennedy 

  • Jade Pettyjohn will reprise her character as Grace Sullivan 

  • John Carroll Lynch will play Rick Legarski 

  • Ryan Phillippe will characterize as Cody Hoyt 

  • Ted Levine will portray Horst Kleinsasser 

  • Anja Savcic will be playing as Scarlet Leyendecker 

  • Janina Gavankar will portray Ren Bhullar 

  • Logan Marshall-Green will play the character of Travis Stone 

  • Omar Metwally will play Mark Lindor 


The Plot of Big Sky Season 3: What to Expect?


As of now, there is no concrete information concerning the possible upcoming third season of Big Sky. However, the story will be picked up from where the second season left off and for that, we’ll have to wait and see how the second season winds up. 


Where to Watch Big Sky Season 3?


You can watch the first and second seasons which are available for streaming on Hulu. Unfortunately, this series is not available on Netflix.


Keep your eyes peeled for more new updates!

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