Up for a thrilling sci-fi adventure? If you haven’t already watched “For All Mankind”, you are missing out on a one-of-a-kind masterpiece. The series is heavily praised by critics for its compelling storyline and characters. Need we say more?
With a phenomenal second season that aired its last episode on April 23, 2021, fans have since then been extremely looking forward to more thrilling adventures of “For All Mankind” season 3. But what do we know about it? Let’s find out below.
For All Mankind Season 3 Release Date: When Is It Premiering?
The first season was launched on November 1, 2019, on Apple TV Plus. The second season was released on February 18, 2021. Meanwhile, the third season is yet to be released.
We do know that filming wrapped back in September 2021 for season 3 of For All Mankind. So currently, we’re patiently waiting to finish up the post-production task. The program requires a ton of visual effects, indicating that post-production will take about nine to ten months to complete but if we’re lucky, the new season might be released at a much earlier date.
And much to the fans excitement, the brand new season is finally scheduled to premiere on June 10, 2022. (This section was updated on 22/4/2022)
Who Is Working on Season 3 Of For All Mankind?
Disney has come up with a new agreement and therefore, series co-creator and showrunner Ronald D. Moore is stepping down from his duties as showrunner for season 3 of For All Mankind. However, he is very much engaged even though not as showrunner, as he previously noted. The much-awaited third season will be directed by series co-creators Matt Wolpert and Ben Nedivi. Meanwhile, Nareen Shankar, Bradley Thompson, and Davi Weddle, are likely to return to writing duties for the new episodes as well.
For All Mankind Season 3 Plot: What To Expect?
Season 2 finale episode ended in tragedy and there’s a lot to explore. Moore previously told Inverse, “Each season would go roughly 10 years into the future. So you catch up to the modern-day and go a little bit into the future,” Moore said. “Or you can decide that the show is going gangbusters and you go past the endpoint. Everything is still on the table.”
In a different interview, Moore revealed to the reporters that “Perseverance is an achievement and NASA’s exploration of Mars is definitely something that we talk about in the writers’ room,” he said. “And it’s definitely part and parcel of our ongoing conversation as we get into the third season.”
With that said, we certainly can not wait to see the third season.
The Cast for All Mankind Season 3: Who Will Return?
In season 2 two central characters died; Tracy and Gordo and the other one is Tom. In an interview with Inverse, Moore was asked about the new characters in season 3 of For All Mankind to which he responded: “There’s definitely an influx of new characters and you’re going to see a fair number of people from this season mixed with the new characters coming in. This will be part of the structure of the show that we’re just really starting to grapple with for the first time.”
He resumed: “It’s a unique structure because it’s a generational tale and characters are going to have to kind of cycle in and cycle out. There is a fair number of brand-new characters as well as existing ones. Some will die and some will just sort of leave the story. And we have to start making those decisions now.”
Unfortunately, Moore didn’t reveal the new characters but the familiar characters who are likely to return in season 3 are–
Ellen Wilson is portrayed by Jodi Balfour
Ed Baldwin is portrayed by Joel Kinnaman
Danny Stevens is portrayed by Casey W. Johnson
Shantel VanSanten will play Karen Baldwin
Coral Pea will play Aleida Rosales
Wrenn Schmidt will play Margo Madison
Cynthy Wu will play Kelly Baldwin
Sonya Walger will play Molly Cobb
For All Mankind Season 3 Trailer
The official trailer for season 3 of For All Mankind is out! Check the trailer below:
Where To Watch Season 3 Of For All Mankind?
For All Mankind season 3 will be dropped on Apple TV+.