Making the Cut is an American reality TV series conceived and presented by Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum. The series was launched on Amazon Prime Video on March 27, 2020. Following the success of the show, Amazon renewed the series in March 2021 for a second season run. The second season was released on July 16, 2021, and had a total of eight episodes. The list of episodes are:
Episode 1: “Brand Statement”
Episode 2: “Resortware”
Episode 3: “Modern Wedding”
Episode 4: “Face Off”
Episode 5: “Avant-Garde”
Episode 6: “Video Campaign”
Episode 7: “Concept Store”
Episode 8: “Finale”
The good news is, the reality competition series is making a return with its third season and this is what Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn had to say regarding the upcoming season.
“I am excited for ‘Making the Cut’ to return this summer for its third season,” the former supermodel said in a statement. “I was so happy to be reunited with Tim, Nicole, and Jeremy as we searched for the next great global fashion brand among our most talented group of designers yet! This season’s fashion far exceeded our expectations and there are so many amazing looks that I cannot wait to wear myself.”
“After watching the success of our past designers, including winners Andrea Pitter and Jonny Cota, I’m tremendously excited for fans to see what this season’s enormously talented group of designers has in store,” Tim Gunn explained in a statement.
The series is executively produced by Sara Rea, Page Feldman, Jennifer Love along with Klum and Gunn produced under SKR Productions. The first season features well-known celebrity judges like Naomi Campbell, Nicole Richie, Chiara Ferragni, Carine Roitfeld, Joseph Altuzarra, Jeremy Scott, and Winnie Harlow.
Here’s everything you need to know about the third season of Making the Cut.
Making the Cut Season 3 Release Date: When Will It Premiere?
We do know that the third season is scheduled to premiere this summer as stated by Klum herself, however, no specific date has been provided till now. We will update this section once we hear any news about the release date of the upcoming season.
Host, Judges, and Cast of Making the Cut Season 3: Who Will Return?
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn serve as the hosts of the series and we’re certain that these two dynamic duo will return as hosts in the upcoming season as well.
As for the judges, the first season featured Naomi Campbell, Nicole Richie, Chiara Ferragni, Carine Roitfeld, and Joseph Altuzarrawe. The second season featured Winnie Harlow and Jeremy Scott. We may see Harlow and Scott returning on the panel once again as judges for the next season. It’s also possible that new judges will be introduced on the panel in the next season although this is not confirmed for now.
The first season comprised 12 aspiring designers, the second season consisted of ten contestants. If the series returns with the third season, we anticipate a whole new batch of talented designers vying for the $1 million cash prize.
Making the Cut Season 3 Plot: What To Expect?
The third season will likely pursue an identical format to the first and second seasons. A new batch of contestants will battle for a $1 million investment in the fashion line they created and an Amazon Fashion line. Making the Cut is all about showcasing who the best designer is by withstanding tasks and challenges.