For those who don’t know After Life is a Netflix original British comedy-drama web series which is written, directed and produced by Ricky Gervais, who is also playing an important role in the star cast of After Life in both the seasons and is also among the most loved comedian of the series. After the release of the two seasons of After Life audience is expecting a rapid return of season 3 as both the seasons were extremely appreciated by the audience, but there is no official confirmation made by the creators of the show, but the audience can keep a positive hope for the return of the season 3.
After Life is based on Tony, the main lead of the series, whose Life becomes hell after his wife dies from breast cancer, he tries to commit suicide but instead decides to live long to punish the world for his wife’s death by saying and doing whatever he wants. Even he thinks of this as his “superpower,” his plan becomes weak when everyone around him tries to make him a better person and help him in improving his Life. It is based in the imaginary town of Tambury, where Tony works in the offices of The Tambury Gazette. In this post, You will get all the answers to your doubts regarding the return of season 3.
After Life Season 3 Renewal
As we know, the third season is not yet announced officially. However, Netflix usually takes a month or two before announcing another season. Therefore, we are expecting that an announcement might be coming around the end of May 2020. Although Ricky Gervais has closed big shows like The Office, he is still open for the third season, however, he did not hesitate to say that it should be in high demand. This means he will not be interested in the third season is not something that viewers would love to watch and are deliberately waiting for.
He mentioned, “I don’t know about a series three.” “For the first time ever, I would do a series three, because the world’s so rich, I love the characters, I love all the actors in it, I love my character, I love the town, I love the themes… I love the dog!” he explained.
“So I would do a third, but it’s got to be a real demanded-for encore. I’m not gonna just do it,” he added.
After Life Season 3 Release Date
If given the green light, After Life Season 3 will be released on Netflix around April 2021. There is no official confirmation made by the creators of After Life regarding Season 3 of the show whether there will be a new season or not.
However, director of the show Ricky Gervais has spoken quite broadly about where he thinks the story of After Life could go. In some of his recent interviews, he has clearly hinted that earlier, he didn’t have any plans about season 3, but for the first time he has changed his mind, and he will do a season 3 because his large audience is impatiently waiting for the return of the season 3.
Well, we can’t tell you about the release date, but we can make a guess that surely there will be a season 3 soon. If there are any updates about season 3 of the show in the future, then we will update this post. The first season was released on March 8, 2019, and the second season was released on April 24, 2020, so from these dates, you can get some idea about season 3 that is maybe in Summers of 2021.
After Life Season 3 Cast
The cast of season 1 of After Life returned in Season 2 with the same role, and it is expected that this will happen with the third season also. Everyone will be seen performing their previous roles in an extended mode in season 3. Some of the main cast includes;
- Ricky Gervais as Tony Johnson
- Tom Basden as Matt
- Tony Way as Lenny
- Diane Morgan as Kath
- Mandeep Dhillon as Sandy
- Ashley Jensen as Emma
- David Bradley as Ray Johnson
- Kerry Godliman as Lisa Johnson
- Paul Kaye as a psychiatrist of Tony
- Tim Plester as Julian Kane
- Joe Wilkinson as postman Pat
- Tommy Finnegan as George
- Thomas Bastable as Robbie
- Penelope Wilton as Anne
- David Earl as Brian
- Jo Hartley as June
- Roisin Conaty as Daphne
- Anti as Brandy
After Life Season 3 Trailer
The trailer of Season 3 has not been officially announced till now. Once there is any confirmation, we will update that in this post.
Like the previous seasons, Seasons 3 is expected to also have only six entertaining episodes, and Ricky Gervais will be seen playing the same comedy role and will be seen even improving his Life more.