After two seasons, the sci-fi “The Orville” is returning for a third season. The Orville series debuted in 2019 but did not impress the audience much. However, the second season seemed to do well among the audience and the critics. After season 2, the show creators have decided to come up with The Orville Season 3. Here’s everything you need to know.
The Orville Season 2 premiered in December 2018 and continued till April 2019. So far, there isn’t any specified release date for The Orville Season 3. Broadcasting network Fox recommissioned the series for a third installment in May 2019.
But, a few months later it was announced that the comedy sci-fi will shift its streaming to Hulu. Moreover, the third season will have 11 episodes, 3 less than the previous season. The show’s production began in October 2019 but was delayed in 2020 due to the pandemic. However, the team began the production in March 2021. So, we can expect to see the next season in 2022.
The following people will reprise their roles in The Orville Season 3:
- Seth MacFarlane as Captain Ed Mercer
- Adrianne Palicki as Commander Kelly Grayson
- Penny Johnson Jerald as Dr. Claire Finn
- Scott Grimes as Lieutenant Gordon Malloy
- Peter Macon as Lieutenant Commander Bortus
- Jessica Szohr as Lieutenant Talla Keyali
- Mark Jackson as Isaac
- Lee as Lieutenant Commander John LaMarr
What Can Fans Expect from The Orville Season 3?
In season 2, we saw the crew of USS Orville meeting new creatures on other planets. Moreover, Isaac’s experiment with the time-travel device goes wrong. Ultimately, the titular starship is destroyed in season 2’s final episode. In The Orville Season 3, fans will dive deeper into the significances of Isaac’s decision. Besides that, fans will witness more battles, parties, and explore new creatures in the upcoming season as well.