Since arriving on Amazon Prime Video in 2019, The Boys has become one of the must-see TV shows.
After Season 2 ended in October 2020, fans were eagerly awaiting the next batch of episodes in the series.
But what do we know about Season 3 of The Boys and its return to Amazon Prime Video.
* Upcoming spoilers for season 2 of The Boys *
The Boys Season 3 on Amazon Prime Video
Season 3 of The Boys was announced by Amazon on July 19, 2020, two months before Season 2 even began.
The next episode promises to be explosive after Billy Butcher’s wife Becca is killed (for real this time) in the Season 2 finale which could very well see Butcher go even further than before,
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The Boys Season 3 Release Date
The release date for Season 3 of The Boys has not been announced at time of writing.
However, if we take a look at the show’s previous release dates and Season 3’s filming schedule, we can get an idea of when the new installment might arrive.
Between seasons 1 and 2 there has been a 14 month gap and if there was a similar wait between season 2 and 3 then, in theory, it should arrive in December 2021.
However, the filming schedule for Season 3, which has been delayed in part due to Covid-19, would suggest otherwise.
The Boys season 3 filming schedule
Filming for Boys Season 3 began in February 2021 and is set to continue until September 2021, which would make the potential December release date a bit ambitious.
If we look at the second season of The Boys, filming ended in November 2019 only for the season itself to be released in September 2020, that’s a 10-month gap for post-production to take place. .
If there is a similar wait for Season 3, it could be as late as July 2022 before Billy Butcher’s next adventure begins.
New actors for season 3
While production for Season 3 of The Boys is underway, several new cast members have been announced.
The tallest of these is Jensen Ackles who in June was revealed to be playing the character of Soldier Boy, a parody of Marvel’s Captain America.
The old one Supernatural The star will be joined in season 3 by Katia Winter as Little Nina and Laurie Holden as Crimson Countess.
Meanwhile, Miles Gaston, Sean Patrick Flanery and Nick Wechsler were announced by EW as the new arrivals. Supersonic, gunpowder and Blue hawk.
The Boys Season 3 is awaiting a release date while Seasons 1 and 2 are available to stream now on Amazon Prime Video.
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